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flyman

(ˈflaɪmən)
n, pl -men
(Theatre) theatre a stagehand who operates the scenery, curtains, etc, in the flies
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Crane was at the gate, and the flyman had stood up on the box.
When the proof of that journey was obtained from the flyman, the evidence would be complete.
His recent half-length defeat at Leicester suggests the ability is still there and this looks an ideal opportunity despite jockey bookings suggesting that Flyman is the yard's number one hope.
Another Wise Kid isn't a blistering front-runner either, while Flyman is another who will feed off pace rather than create it.
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Ifans confesses he was particularly thrilled to share scenes with Vanessa Redgrave - Elizabeth I to his de Vere - not least because he had been dazzled by her in the '80s when he was a trainee flyman (scenery-changer) at Theatr Clwyd in Mold, where he would sit 70 feet up in the flies and watch her indeed performing Shakespeare - Cleopatra, to be exact - opposite his fellow Welshman Timothy Dalton as Antony.
There is increasing consensus that wild foods could significantly contribute to alleviating food insecurity and the malnutrition (Burlingame, 2000 cited in Flyman, and Afolayan, 2006, p.
That cynical flyman, First Minister Jack-The Lad-McConnell, is playing vicious internal politics with Wendy because she is the representative of all his internal opponents.
Fort Worth Dallas Ballet tells of Frank the flyman who is now known as Frankie Avalanche after having pulled the wrong line attached to the snow bag.
ON Haydock Park's final Saturday afternoon of Flat racing of the season, Flyman may hit the heights in the Godfather Travellers Handicap (3.