régisseur


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ré·gis·seur

 (rā′zhē-sûr′, -sœr′)
n. pl. re·gis·seurs (-sûr′, -sœr′)
A stage director, especially of a ballet.

[French, from régir, régiss-, to direct, from Old French regir, from Latin regere; see regent.]

régisseur

(reʒisœr)
n
(Dancing) an official in a dance company with varying duties, usually including directing productions
[from régir to manage]

ré•gis•seur

(ˌreɪ ʒəˈsɜr)

n.
someone responsible for the staging of a theatrical work, esp. of a ballet; director.
[1825–35; < French: manager, agent, steward]

régisseur

A stage manager responsible for mounting and rehearsing ballets in repertoire.