proscenium wall


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Noun1.proscenium wall - the wall that separates the stage from the auditorium in a modern theater
proscenium arch - the arch over the opening in the proscenium wall
theater stage, theatre stage - a stage in a theater on which actors can perform
wall - an architectural partition with a height and length greater than its thickness; used to divide or enclose an area or to support another structure; "the south wall had a small window"; "the walls were covered with pictures"
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The original Clancy rod arbor was to be installed individually on to the upstage face of the proscenium wall to be guided by a lattice track.
The arch was eventually somewhat reduced, but the opening eluded radical adjustment on account of the structural importance of the proscenium wall in the 1932 theater.
Spectacular feats included running up the proscenium wall and flipping.