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.
a person who supervises the stage arrangements of a theatrical production
noun See stage-phoning
noun an attempt to impress others by talking on a cell phone in a dramatic or animated manner Word Origin 2001 Usage Note informal; also stage-phoner , (n.)
noun, Theater. 1. one of several metal boxes placed backstage in the floor (floor pocket) or wall of a theater and containing jacks for electric cables used in lighting units.
- Stage presence
noun the ability to command an audience with impressive style or manner