stagecraft

[ steyj-kraft, -krahft ]
/ ˈsteɪdʒˌkræft, -ˌkrɑft /

noun

skill in or the art of writing, adapting, or staging plays.

Origin of stagecraft

First recorded in 1880–85; stage + craft
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stagecraft

/ (ˈsteɪdʒˌkrɑːft) /

noun

skill in or the art of writing or staging plays
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