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title role

the role of the character after whom a play, etc., is named
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The only current superstar heroine to have had a couple of title roles is Kareena Kapoor Khan.
Other favorite roles include Sharpey in "High School Musical," with Clinton Community Theatre, and the title role in "Hello, Dolly," at Clinton High School.
Walker is eager to sing the title roles of Rinaldo, Giulio Cesare, and Orlando as well as Rossini's Tancredi, all gutsy, heroic characters who share something with one of Walker's gay role models, the late Freddie Mercury.
For the title roles, he brought his own dancers from the Paris Opera Ballet.