stage manager

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  1. 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 formsstage managership, noun Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

Related Words for stage manager

director, sponsor

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British Dictionary definitions for stage manager

stage manager

  1. a person who supervises the stage arrangements of a theatrical production
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