Definition of Mise en scene

1. Noun. Arrangement of scenery and properties to represent the place where a play or movie is enacted.

Exact synonyms: Setting, Stage Setting
Terms within: Flat, Prop, Property, Set, Stage Set
Generic synonyms: Stage



Definition of Mise en scene

1. Noun. (alternative form of mise en scène) ¹

2. Noun. Physical environment; surroundings. ¹

3. Noun. The arrangement of props and actors on a stage or for film. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

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Literary usage of Mise en scene

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1. Miscellaneous Studies in the History of Music by Oscar George Theodore Sonneck (1921)
"MISCELLANEOUS STUDIES IN THE HISTORY OF MUSIC THE NEW mise en scene OF MOZART'S DON GIOVANNI AT MUNICH (Originally written in German; published in an ..."

2. An Englishman in Paris: (notes and Recollections). by Albert Dresden Vandam (1892)
"... story of two detectives—The hunts at Compiegne—Some of the mise en scene and dramatis personal— The shooting-parties—Mrs. Grundy not banished, ..."

3. Glossary of Terms and Phrases by Henry Percy Smith (1883)
"A la mise en scene. [Fr.] Lit. according to the getting up of the play. Alamoth. [Heb.] Title of Ps. xlvi., and in i Chron. xv. 20. ..."

4. My Musical Life by Hugh Reginald Haweis (1898)
"... symbolize the spirit whilst providing a mise- en-scene for the valour, the victory, and the love-musings of the young hero. ..."

5. My Theatrical and Musical Recollections by Emily Soldene (1897)
"... 1878—At the Alham- bra—" Geneviève de Brabant "—How many persons paid at the doors that night—The cast—M. Jacobi as a conductor—The mise-en-scene—The ..."

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