Translation of actor-manager in Spanish:


actor-director, n.

Pronunciation /ˌæktərˈmænɪdʒər/


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    actor-director masculine
    actriz-directora feminine
    • In a time that now seems distant, traveling theatrical repertory companies under the aegis of actor-managers like Laurence Olivier were a common phenomenon.
    • In spite of losing some £65,000 as an actor-manager at the Old Vic for eight years, he wrote in a letter that there are ‘few occupations more delightful than administering a theatre with imagination and dignity’.
    • The great 18th century actor-manager David Garrick performed a work entitled ‘Prologue for Mother Shipton to a New Speaking pantomime’.
    • One of the first to spot my potential was the renowned actor-manager Sir Arthur Astoria.
    • Her dancing master, well connected, was enchanted enough to introduce her to the most eminent actor-manager of the day, David Garrick.