theatre director

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n theatre director someone who supervises the actors and directs the action in the production of a show
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Usage

In literature:

There is no one who has not heard of the misfortunes of the Odeon, that fatal theatre which, for years, ruined all its directors.
"The Lesser Bourgeoisie" by Honore de Balzac
Prof. MAX REINHARDT, Director of the German Theatre, Berlin.
"New York Times, Current History, Vol 1, Issue 1" by Various
Miles Heberer, Director, The Manhattan Theatre, Kansas State College.
"Why the Chimes Rang: A Play in One Act" by Elizabeth Apthorp McFadden
Theatre, vacation, director, what did it all mean?
"The Northern Light" by E. Werner
PEOPLE would be astonished if they were aware of the cart-loads of trash which are annually offered to the director of a London theatre.
"The Jest Book" by Mark Lemon
FIRMIN GEMIER, Director of the Theatre-Antoine.
"New York Times Current History; The European War, Vol 2, No. 5, August, 1915" by Various
In 1837 he was made director of the newly established national theatre at Pest.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 3, Part 1, Slice 2" by Various
I have lost my fortune, and accepted an invitation to become director of the Berlin French theatre.
"The Galaxy" by Various
Only grudgingly had the director of the theatre allowed her a four days' leave.
"Eyes Like the Sea" by Mór Jókai
In 1848 he was appointed director of the national theatre at Pest; but after 1849 he resided at his native town.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 9, Slice 7" by Various
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In news:

' Oedipus el Rey' review: Miracle Theatre Group cast and director rise to the level of a most-challenging work.
Mick (Nick Vidal) sings while Brian (Aaron Snook) plays the sitar, in Signal Ensemble Theatres seventh season closer, the world premiere of the drama with music 'Aftermath,' written and directed by co-artistic director Ronan Marra.
Bari Newport the Penobscot Theatre Company Artistic Director along with a star of the cast ZuZu, a two-year old bulldog who will be playing Sandy, was in our studio recently to promote the upcoming production of Annie.
When fellow teens were going through their punk phase, Oregon Ballet Theatre artistic director Christopher Stowell was practicing pliés.
Paul Tei, the acclaimed artistic director of Mad Cat Theatre Company, doesn't exactly go to plays to veg out.
Director Christy Montour-Larson, whose contemporary drama "Time Stands Still" opens Saturday at the Curious Theatre.
Distinguished film and theater director visits U of L. University of Louisville's African American Theatre Program brings Kenny Leon to town to participate in a free public presentation from 5-8 pm on Monday.
New officers and directors have joined the leadership of USITT (the United States Institute for Theatre Technology) and were officially installed on July 1.
Talking with Michael Nishball, Director Of Technical Production, Theatre Projects.
Theatre Director Victor Jones has announced the spring and summer productions and audiences will likely leave the shows laughing or humming a tune.
Center Theatre Group artistic director Michael Ritchie (right) hangs out with actors Ed Begley Jr (left), Todd Weeks and Felicity Huffman during rehearsals for David Mamet 's "November".
Angel Wuellner is the new managing director at the depot Theatre in Westport.
Westport — The Adirondacks' professional theatre company, the Depot Theatre is pleased to announce the addition of Angel Wuellner as its new Managing Director .
Artistic director at Dance Theatre of Harlem teaches at KSU.
M eredith Rainey, artistic director of Carbon Dance Theatre, wants to adjust the arm of Homer, one of his performers.
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