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understudy

an actor or actress who studies a part so as to be able to replace the usual actor or actress if necessary
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Stoughton (2007) characterized classroom administration as one of the things that an instructor does to compose understudies, space, time and materials so that direction in substance and understudy learning can occur.
The acquired scored were condensed independently by figuring their Descriptive Statistics and Chi-square was applied to discover the impacts of aggression on understudies' scholastic execution and to discover contrast between te scholarly execution of understudies having low, medium and abnormal state hostility.
This choice of more than 2,000 practice questions furnishes understudies with however much information as could reasonably be expected proceeding written work any of the examinations.
In England, for illustration, 80% of therapeutic understudies began smoking while they were at school.
Late one afternoon in the middle of the run of the acerbic comedy God of Carnage, Staley got the call that most understudies probably receive with a mixture of excitement and nervousness: Asolo Rep actor David Breitbarth had injured his leg, so Staley would be going on in his place that evening.
Title specifically refers to the green room where Ann and fellow understudies like Russell (Zack Griffiths) and pal Shelly (Richard Vetere) stay prepped and listen to the audio of the onstage perf.
Of the four leading roles, then, that makes 75 percent covered by understudies or replacements.
But only a few of these substances appear to hold feature roles in dinner theater, while the rest serve as understudies or the chorus.
He then proceeded to tell me that Anna Lucasta, which had recently opened at the Civic Theatre in Chicago, was looking locally for understudies.
Understudies are constrained by the ways in which a production has been tailored to the performers for whom they step in.
CADD Center offers courses for electrical building understudies to make and oversee electrical schematics utilizing AutoCAD electrical plan programming.