stage manager

noun

Definition of stage manager

:one who supervises the physical aspects of a stage production, assists the director during rehearsals, and is in charge of the stage during a performance

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First Known Use of stage manager

1805


STAGE MANAGER Defined for English Language Learners

stage manager

noun

Definition of stage manager for English Language Learners

  • : a person who is in charge of the stage, scenery, lighting, etc., for a performance in a theater


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