Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • abbr. Order of Saint Francis

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Examples

  • OSF is a wonderful reparatory theater and they do a whole variety of plays other than Shakespeare.

    An Interview with Lolly Winston, author of Good Grief

  • Tonight they were seeing Mr. Donohue play a scene-stealing angry maître d 'in OSF's honeyed musical romantic comedy, wherein this sometimes Prince of Denmark gets ass-pinched by a lobster.

    Lauren Gunderson: I Heart Hamlet

  • Tonight they were seeing Mr. Donohue play a scene-stealing angry maître d 'in OSF's honeyed musical romantic comedy, wherein this sometimes Prince of Denmark gets ass-pinched by a lobster.

    Lauren Gunderson: I Heart Hamlet

  • And OSF is a nearly impossible-anywhere-else haven of big time theater with small-town logistics (many OSF actors are from NYC).

    Lauren Gunderson: I Heart Hamlet

  • Photo: T. Charles Erickson 2006Later that evening, I attended what turned out to be the closest thing to a summer blockbuster OSF is likely to turn out.

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  • To call OSF a “graveyard” is to either be purposefully spiteful for whatever reason, or to just be unaware of all the activity that happens around the site and even off it (lots of blogs talking about OSF still).

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  • (The Web copy says that the script was only to be sold during the run of the OSF production, but since the page is still up, one might at least try.)

    The Duchess of Malfi

  • The OSF ensemble is overwhelmed with talent (the entire cast of SHE LOVES ME deserved the thunderous standing ovation and more), the productions are sumptuously designed and executed with vision and resources, the audiences are loyal and plenty.

    Lauren Gunderson: I Heart Hamlet

  • OSF hires an ensemble of talented actors to perform in rep and in residence for nine months at a stint.

    Lauren Gunderson: I Heart Hamlet

  • Besides allowing OSF to produce long runs of plays (some all season), it makes stars out of their actors.

    Lauren Gunderson: I Heart Hamlet

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