Definition of artistic director in English:

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artistic director


The person with overall responsibility for the selection and interpretation of the works performed by a theater, ballet, or opera company.
Example sentences
  • Over the years, and through five artistic directors, American Ballet Theatre has remained remarkably true to its original identity.
  • Playwright and actor Chris Craddock is the new artistic director of Azimuth Theatre.
  • She was the artistic director of Soho Poly and Greenwich Theatre.

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Syllabification: ar·tis·tic di·rec·tor

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