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put acrossTo perform a theatrical production.
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assume the mantleTo take on a specific role or position, along with any associated responsibilites.
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bit partsmall acting role
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bit partsmall acting role
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bit partsmall acting role
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break a legA wish for a successful performance; primarily a valediction to an actor wishing him or her a successful theatrical stage performance.
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break a legTo perform well in a theatrical production or comparable endeavor.
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center fieldA central role in some activity that requires speed.
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creature featureA horror film in which one or more monsters plays a prominent role.
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fill somebody's shoesTo do somebody's job; to perform or assume somebody's role.
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go along for the rideTo accompany someone passively, or to take a passive role in a project.
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horse operaA theatrical production, film, or program on radio or television depicting adventures of characters in the American Old West; a western.
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in the driver's seatHaving the most important role in a storyline or recognition. Of primary importance.
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level upTo progress to the next level of player character stats and abilities. Often used in role-playing games when the character has aquired enough experience points.
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life of the partyA person who participates in entertainment events in a very enthusiastic manner and who has a leading role in inspiring others to join in the spirit of festivity.
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out of characterNot in character; not successfully performing within the mindset of a given character in a theatrical performance. See also break character, drop character.
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play second fiddleTo play a subsidiary or subordinate role to someone or something else.
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second bananaA comedian who plays a secondary or supporting role, especially as straight man and traditionally in vaudeville or burlesque theatre.
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second fiddleA sidekick or subordinate, or the role of such a person.
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showstopperA performance or segment of a theatrical production that induces a positive reaction strong enough to pause the production.
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straight manA member of a team of comic performers who plays a supporting role by helping to set up jokes and punch lines through engaging in preparatory dialog with the principal comedian; a foil who plays such a role in theatrical comedy.
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trailer trashDeleted from the movie trailer. Not included in theatrical run.
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washed upFinished; having no future in a particular role.
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