stage screw

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

stage + screw

NounEdit

stage screw (plural stage screws)

  1. (theater) A forged, or sometimes cast low thread count cut thread screw with a handle made up of three holes used to hold scenery in place in theater's prior to the 1990's.

ReferencesEdit

  • Stage craft handbook.
Last modified on 19 June 2013, at 20:14