curtain line

curtain line

A line on a theater stage, usually imaginary, where the act curtain touches the stage floor.
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Stage Specifications: Stage Floor: Hardwood on plywood substrate Procenium Width 58' Height 28' Depth from curtain line to back wall 42' Depth of apron to curtain line 6' Off-stage right 21' x 42' Off-stage lett 21' x 42' Height of stage floor from pit floor 9' Height of state floor from theater floor 4' Height of grid from stage floor 60' Height of loading gallery 50' ** Arkansas Best Corp.
If Davenant was cramped for space, the placing of two of the doors upstage of the curtain line may have been of some help, but it stands to reason that the doors, no matter where they were placed, would take up the same amount of space.
Always Crashing in the Same Car, Crispin Spaeth's solo for Lila Hurwitz, was defined by a long green carpet stretching upstage from the curtain line and then extended from a projection of an endless road.
Highlights from the shower curtain line include feminine laces, sheer voiles with beads and slubs, harlequins and fish.
Their Final Curtain line looks too high at 18-22 and is worth selling.
Curtain line worker Sam Grenfell, 61, said: "It is tragic what has happened.
Stage Specifications: Stage Floor: Hardwood on plywood substrate Procenium Width 58' Height 28' Depth from curtain line to back wall 42' Depth of apron to curtain line 6' Off-stage right 21' x 42' Oft-stage left 21' x 42' Height of stage floor from pit floor 9' Height of state floor from theater floor 4' Height of grid from stage floor 60' Height ol oading ga1ery 50' * * Arkansas Best Carp.
If one subscribes to the four-door model, which is based on evidence from later theatres, particularly the first Drury Lane (1674), it is easy to imagine entrances, and hence stage action, on the forestage near the doors, and hard to find reasons why action should normally occur in the scenic area, upstage of the curtain line.
Prices for the new shower curtain line range from $19.
Through a new licensing pact with Rubbermaid, Town & Country supplies Kmart's entire branded vinyl shower curtain line, while several other manufacturers make its Home Essentials fabric selections.
So here it is again, as an emergency filler and it does provide a pleasant evening, since Christie knows so much better than many a modern playwright (and there is a genius to be found these days in a local pub every minute) how to shape a scene, providelogical dialogue and lead us up to a striking curtain line.
These rugs will retail for approximately $99 for 6-foot by 9-foot size and will coordinate with Natco's Corona curtain line," Litner reported.