Definition of Theatre director
1. Noun. Someone who supervises the actors and directs the action in the production of a show.
Specialized synonyms: Stage Director
Generic synonyms: Supervisor
Specialized synonyms: Granville-barker, Harley Granville-barker, Elia Kazan, Elia Kazanjoglous, Kazan, Konstantin Sergeevich Alekseev, Konstantin Sergeyevich Stanislavsky, Konstantin Stanislavsky, Stanislavsky
Derivative terms: Direct
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Literary usage of Theatre director
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1. Theatre Arts by Society of Arts and Crafts, Detroit (1920)
"The director should not keep an eye aslant on the professional theatre. Here we have suggested the crowning fault of the American little theatre director. ..."
2. Beethoven's Letters: A Critical Edition : with Explanatory Notes by Ludwig van Beethoven, Alfred Christlieb Kalischer, John South Shedlock (1909)
"... theatre director CF HENSLER [Aprils-May 1824] HONOURED FRIEND ! I beg you kindly to let me have the parts of the inauguration overture written for you. ..."
3. American History and Encyclopedia of Music edited by William Lines Hubbard (1910)
"It was accepted by the theatre- director, but was not performed at this time, Italian and French Opera having such ascendency that a German writer's chance ..."
4. A History of German Literature by John George Robertson (1902)
"His residence in France was of special importance to his subsequent work as playwright and theatre- director. On the first of January, 1850, he entered upon ..."
5. A History of German Literature by John George Robertson (1902)
"His residence in France was of special importance to his subsequent work as playwright and theatre- director. On the first of January, 185o, he entered upon ..."