Definition of impresario noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//ˌɪmprəˈsɑːriəʊ//
; NAmE NAmE//ˌɪmprəˈsɑːrioʊ//
(pl. impresarios)
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a person who arranges plays in the theatre, etc., especially a person who manages a theatre, opera or ballet company Word Origin mid 18th cent.: from Italian, from impresa ‘undertaking’.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: impresario