What is stage business?

  • (noun): Incidental activity performed by an actor for dramatic effect.
    Synonyms: business, byplay

Famous quotes containing the words business and/or stage:

    all the arts lose virtue
    Against the essential reality
    Of creatures going about their business among the equally
    Earnest elements of nature.
    Robinson Jeffers (1887–1962)

    When we are born, we cry that we are come
    To this great stage of fools.
    William Shakespeare (1564–1616)