Stage manager
Stage manager Stage manager (Theat.) One in control of the stage during the production of a play. He directs the stage hands, property man, etc., has charge of all details behind the curtain, except the acting, and has a general oversight of the actors. Sometimes he is also the {stage director}. [Webster 1913 Suppl.]

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