prompter's box


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Noun1.prompter's box - a booth projecting above the floor in the front of a stage where the prompter sits; opens toward the performers on stage
kiosk, stall, booth, cubicle - small area set off by walls for special use
forestage, proscenium, apron - the part of a modern theater stage between the curtain and the orchestra (i.e., in front of the curtain)
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On the left, occupying more than half of the state, the radical writers shine resplendent under dialect lighting-effects, one ear attuned to the Slavic accents of the stooge in the prompter's box and the other to the tender reverberations of their chief tragedian, Shlonsky, who walks Hamlet-like among them.
In the play's first few minutes, a stage manager, sitting in a sort of prompter's box, gives cues to Jennings and Jones when they seem to forget their lines.
She came to all the shows and stood by the prompter's box, sometimes for three performances a day