front curtain


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act curtain, act drop, front curtain, house curtain

A curtain, behind the asbestos curtain in a theater, which closes the proscenium and serves as an indication of the beginning or end of an act or scene.
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This arrangement made impossible any front curtain, though a curtain was generally hung before the rear stage, from the floor of the gallery.
Technology and safety, are also at a new level and include front assist, hill hold, front curtain air bags and a multi-collision braking system from entry grade and the likes of front and rear parking sensors, eight-inch touchscreen, rear view camera and full link connectivity on the higher specs.
Technology and safety are also at a new level and include front assist, hill hold, front curtain airbags and a multi-collision braking system from entry grade and the likes of front and rear parking sensors, eight-inch touchscreen, rear view camera and Full Link connectivity on the higher specs.
The curtains were likely used for the front curtain and the closure between the main stage and the inner stage (interscenium).
The defendant stopped in a parking lot, locked the car, drew the front curtain and jumped to the back seat where the Filipina was seated and abused her sexually.
Technology and safety, as you would expect, have moved to a new level and include Front Assist, touchscreen, hill hold, front curtain airbags and a multi collision braking system from entry grade and the likes of front and rear parking sensors, rear view camera and Full Link connectivity on the higher specs.
Nightscape photographers will love the camera's high-ISO performance, built-in intervalometer, time-lapse functions, electronic front curtain shutter, and "virtual horizon" settings.
Equipment will include automatic climate control, heated leather steering wheel and cruise control with speed limiter, plus safety features like stability control and front curtain airbags.
Equipment will include automatic climate control, heated leather steering wheel and cruise control with speed limiter plus safety features like stability control and front curtain airbags.
In tact, the house was parked just behind the front curtain, and it tracked downstage when the curtain opened, right into the audience's lap.
The concept of front curtain was unheard of and set and costume changes were done on stage itself.

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