Noun(1) a theatrical program
(1) Leading actresses on Broadway, including Frances Farmer, the star of Clifford Odets's play ‘Golden Boy,’ and the entire cast of ‘The Women’ let it be known in the playbill that they performed in lisle hose.(2) He takes pains to claim back credit from his producers and fills three pages with the playbill of a 1968 Italian concert to show there was a time when his name came first.(3) By 1602 it appears to have been operating again: the hoaxer Richard Vennar circulated a playbill describing an entertainment called England's Joy, ‘to be Played at the Swan this 6 of November, 1602’.(4) Two years earlier, in 1829, the playbill for Rossini's William Tell had included the names of the dancers (again led by Marie Taglioni) together with the singers as evidence of a spectacular production.(5) At times it reads more like an epic playbill than the behind-the-scenes exposé hinted at in the subtitle ‘Backstage at the World's Greatest Comedy Theater.’(6) Friday night's premiere of Kaiso House at the Deluxe Cinema attracted no more than 250 patrons for all the kings and queens on the playbill and the ‘shocker’ Yangatang promised at City Hall mustered no better than half that number.(7) Another playbill from the same tour provides a typical description.(8) The only other evidence of his existence is a playbill they found in Dawson's papers for a concert by some of the professor's students.(9) On the cover of the playbill , there is the classic picture of Little Cosette with a broom (the symbol of the play), and then on top of the pictures in giant letters it says: Les Miserables: The Youth Tour.(10) Coupland isn't the only big name gracing the Rabbit playbill next season.(11) Whilst he was rifling through years of documents, Emily noticed a playbill from the ‘Collisseum’ London playhouse owned by Albert Colliss, a promotion of the new Irish verse-play ‘The Secret Flower’.(12) Pianist Raf Robertson, who months ago advised of his unavailability, was still on the playbill .(13) As fate would have it, his first gig on Broadway was at the St. James Theatre and ‘I found in some forgotten corner of the theatre that playbill from that show with Ginger Rogers on the cover.’(14) You don't need a playbill to tell that the lecherous, black-clad Wolfe, who swaps hockey tickets for political favours, is the heavy here - if he had a moustache, he'd twirl it.(15) The decline in assertions of authorship further manifests itself in the wording of contemporary title pages and in the content and typography of theatrical playbills .(16) ‘It has been hard work, but enormous fun trawling through many old and dusty boxes of playbills and re-living many memories,’ he said.
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