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compere

Brit
a master of ceremonies who introduces cabaret, television acts, etc.
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The comedian stopped off in Telford to meet with families on his way through to the Shrewsbury International Comedy Festival, where he was compere.
Coun Jones stepped in because the regular compere was on holiday.
It seems the compere this year was forcing people who gathered there to fight each other for cultural purposes, instead of showing unity to the world.
What we should expect is proper English from British comperes.
The Comperes largely ignored official Creek opposition to Christian evangelism.
Surreal comedian Boothby Graffoe will compere a stand-up tournament at the Llangollen Fringe Festival
Perrier Award--winning comic and compere Garth Cruickshanks denies it is obscene.
Windsor is one of the UK's top comperes and has a natural ability to create a relaxed, friendly atmosphere in any room.
Spreading cheer: Noddy comperes the show and, inset, with Diane and Bob Warman.
Adrian Poynton comperes a lineup of Matt Blaize, Sarah Millican and Ben Hurley.