stage wagon


Also found in: Dictionary, Wikipedia.
Related to stage wagon: Station wagons

scenery wagon

(Brit.) boat dock A low platform on casters or rollers, used to support scenery on the stage of a theater; permits rapid changes of scenery.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Architecture and Construction. Copyright © 2003 by McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
Mentioned in ?
References in periodicals archive ?
The theatre equipment also includes a separate stage wagon control system (Visual Act from Sweden), which replaced the hovercraft system/push wagons.
Backdrops are shown as curved screens which could be used in the concave or convex positions, and there were also stage wagons on a paternoster system set not perpendicular to the stage but on an oblique axis.