Prompt-book
Prompt-book Prompt"-book`, n. The book used by a prompter of a theater. [1913 Webster]

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  • prompt book — or prompt copy noun A copy of a play for the prompter s use • • • Main Entry: ↑prompt …   Useful english dictionary

  • prompt|book — «PROMPT BUHK», noun. a copy of a play prepared for the prompter s use, containing the text as it is to be spoken and directions for the performance …   Useful english dictionary

  • Prompt book — The prompt book, also called promptbook, transcript, or sometimes simply the book, is the copy of a production script that contains the information necessary to create the production from the ground up. It is a compilation of all blocking,… …   Wikipedia

  • prompt book — /ˈprɒmpt bʊk/ (say prompt book) noun the script of a play, containing cues, etc., used by a prompter. Also, prompt copy …   Australian English dictionary

  • prompt book — noun an annotated copy of a play used by a prompter …   English new terms dictionary

  • prompt-book — …   Useful english dictionary

  • Prompt (theatre) — The prompt (sometimes prompter) in a theatre is traditionally the person who prompts or cues an actor when they forget their next line or neglect to move on the stage to where they are supposed to be situated.Usually the task is undertaken by the …   Wikipedia

  • prompt — adj., adv., v., & n. adj. 1 a acting with alacrity; ready. b made, done, etc. readily or at once (a prompt reply). 2 a (of a payment) made forthwith. b (of goods) for immediate delivery and payment. adv. punctually (at six o clock prompt). v.tr.… …   Useful english dictionary

  • prompt copy — noun the copy of the playscript used by the prompter • Syn: ↑promptbook • Hypernyms: ↑script, ↑book, ↑playscript * * * noun : promptbook * * * prompt book …   Useful english dictionary

  • Book-and-Record set — Book and Record sets are a form of edutainment (educational entertainment) for children, consisting of a picture storybook (often in comic book format, with drawings or photos) and an accompanying recording (originally in the form of a vinyl… …   Wikipedia

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