He was born in the backstage of a theatre in Bayonne, New Jersey.
I meet the author on a recent evening at Backstage on West 45th Street.
In her cozy backstage room at the Brooks Atkinson Theatre, which is decorated with Christmas lights, Betsy demonstrates an overbubbling friendliness and an extremely fluent style of speech.
I meet George Balanchine backstage at the New York State Theatre during an intermission of one of the season's first ballets.
There are a lot of guys here now, on the backstage crew, who were here with Secret.
He came to the show a month or so ago, and afterwards he went backstage and somebody introduced us.
On another occasion, says Reid, Robert Wagner and Natalie Wood camebackstage after a show.
Somebody came backstage and said, 'How can you split your britches at exactly the same time every night?
I caught her backstage at the Hall of the Presidents, tinkering with Lincoln II, the backup animatronic.
She'd leveraged her success into a deal with the Adventureland ad-hocs to rehab the Pirates of the Caribbean, and their backstage areas were piled high with reference: treasure chests and cutlasses and bowsprits.
He smoked a cigarette and tried making small talk with some of the soldiers on backstage detail.
Crawford knew him slightly from the other two times he had played Harlow Field, but this was the first time the Colonel had ever paid him a backstage visit.
I couldn't see what was going on backstage from where I was standing.
I couldn't see what was going on backstagefrom where I was standing, but I had a good view of that steam kettle.
She was there when she was needed," Irene put in, "but how did she happen to go backstage in the first place?
Most of the technicians had gone home, but there was some activity backstage where props were being put away.