stage left

noun Theater.
the part of the stage that is left of center as one faces the audience.
Also called left stage.


Origin:
1930–35

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stage left
 
n
the part of the stage to the left of a performer facing the audience

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Example sentences
Stage left is the left side of the stage from the perspective of an actor facing the audience.
Wheeler exits stage left in subdued ending to storied career.
Prop tables and/or costume racks should be placed off stage left and right for use during the performance.
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