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behind the proscenium in a theater, especially in the wings or dressing rooms.
toward the rear of the
out of view of the public; in private; behind the scenes:
Many of the deals were made backstage at the convention.
located or occurring backstage.
of or pertaining to activities unknown to the public.
of or pertaining to the private lives of people in the entertainment industry:
a backstage area.
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lives of faculty members are mysteries, occasionally even to the faculty itself.
What we're aiming to do is to bring that behind-the-scenes experience to the visitor that can't go
at times was much more fascinating.
Models get ready
amid photographers who are chronicling the annual fashion event.
When they return
to pack up, offer to lend a hand.
He wants to take me
, to show me all the hidden tricks that make the building work.
, then returns to applause that grows stronger.
He was probably lolling
, away from the action, licking his lips.
, unedited recordings are being made that will go on sale at the church bookshop after the service.
, however, the puppets are undergoing a drama of their own.
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behind the part of the theatre in view of the audience; in the dressing rooms, wings, etc
towards the rear of the stage
) away from public view
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(...) between them at work, and their different amounts of backstage support at home.