stage manager


noun

a person responsible for the technical details of a theatrical production, assisting the director during rehearsal, supervising the lighting, costuming, setting, prompting, etc., and assuming full responsibility for the stage during a performance of a play.

Origin of stage manager

First recorded in 1810–20

Related forms

stage managership, noun
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stage manager


noun

a person who supervises the stage arrangements of a theatrical production
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