stage left
noun Date: 1931 the left part of a stage from the viewpoint of one who faces the audience

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • stage left — adv on the left side of a theatre stage from the view of an actor facing the people in the ↑audience ▪ He entered stage left …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • stage left — adverb on the left side of the stage for an actor who is looking toward the audience …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • stage left — stage′ left′ n. sbz the part of the stage that is left of center as one faces the audience • Etymology: 1930–35 …   From formal English to slang

  • stage left — noun the part of the stage on the actor s left as the actor faces the audience (Freq. 1) • Syn: ↑left stage • Hypernyms: ↑left • Part Holonyms: ↑stage * * * Theat. the part of the stage that is left of center as one faces the audience. Also… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Stage Left — Infobox Album Name = Stage Left Type = Album Artist = Martin Barre Released = 4 August 2003 Recorded = ? Genre = Rock Length = xx:xx Label = RandM Records (UK) Fuel 2000 (USA) Producer = ? Reviews = *Allmusic Rating|3|5… …   Wikipedia

  • stage left — ADV: usu ADV after v, also prep ADV Stage left is the left side of the stage for an actor who is standing facing the audience. He entered stage left …   English dictionary

  • stage left — Theat. the part of the stage that is left of center as one faces the audience. Also called left stage. [1930 35] * * * …   Universalium

  • stage left — /steɪdʒ ˈlɛft/ (say stayj left) noun the part of a theatre stage that is left of the centre as an actor faces the audience …   Australian English dictionary

  • stage left — noun The area to the left of the stage when looking towards the audience …   Wiktionary

  • stage left — UK / US adverb theatre on the left side of the stage for an actor who is looking towards the audience …   English dictionary

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