summer stock

summer stock
noun Date: 1927 theatrical productions of stock companies presented during the summer

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Summer Stock — Infobox Film name = Summer Stock image size =144 px caption = director = Charles Walters producer = writer = starring = Judy Garland Gene Kelly Gloria DeHaven Marjorie Main Phil Silvers Eddie Bracken music = cinematography = editing = distributor …   Wikipedia

  • summer stock — 1. the production of plays, musical comedy, etc., during the summer, esp. in a suburban or resort area, often by a repertory company. 2. summer theaters collectively or their productions: Summer stock usually begins about June 1. [1925 30] * * * …   Universalium

  • Summer stock theatre — Summer Stock is also the title of a 1950 musical motion picture starring Judy Garland. A summer stock theatre is a theatre that generally presents productions only in the summertime in the United States. The name combines the seasonal aspect with …   Wikipedia

  • Summer — Sum mer, v. t. To keep or carry through the summer; to feed during the summer; as, to summer stock. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • stock — stocklike, adj. /stok/, n. 1. a supply of goods kept on hand for sale to customers by a merchant, distributor, manufacturer, etc.; inventory. 2. a quantity of something accumulated, as for future use: a stock of provisions. 3. livestock. 4. Theat …   Universalium

  • summer theater — 1. a theater that operates during the summer, esp. in a suburban or resort area, usually offering a different play or musical comedy each week. 2. See summer stock. [1945 50] * * * …   Universalium

  • Stock Aitken Waterman — (kurz: SAW) ist ein britisches Musikproduzententeam bestehend aus Mike Stock, Matt Aitken und Pete Waterman, das einen erheblichen Einfluss auf die Popmusik in 1980er Jahren ausgeübt hat. Dreizehn ihrer Singles erreichten den ersten Platz der… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Stock Aitken Waterman — Stock Aitken Waterman, sometimes known as SAW, were a UK songwriting and record producing trio who had great success during the mid late 1980s and early 1990s with many of their productions. The three can be considered to be the most successful… …   Wikipedia

  • Stock photography — consists of existing photographs that can be licensed for specific uses. Publishers, advertising agencies, graphic artists, and others use stock photography to fulfill the needs of their creative assignments. A customer who uses stock photography …   Wikipedia

  • Stock Market Crash of 1929 — Economic event in the U.S. that precipitated the Great Depression. The U.S. stock market expanded rapidly in the late 1920s and reached a peak in August 1929, when prices began to decline while speculation increased. On October 18 the stock… …   Universalium

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”