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The process of putting a play on the stage.

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  • On those Kipling evenings the ‘mise-en-scene’ was a striking one.
  • The word was la mise-en-scene = the putting on the stage, stage setting.
  • No amount of mise-en-scene is going to hide the ordinariness of Pritchard's songs.
  • On the approach to cinematic language, mise-en-scene and camera set-ups in the film:
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