show stopper

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show stopper





(Theatre) informal a stage act, etc, that receives so much applause as to interrupt the performance

show stopper

n (fam) → scena or numero che strappa gli applausi
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Later, Castle Boys defeated Habara Show Stoppers 5-3 in a tightly contested match.
SHOW STOPPERS Cinderella played by Harriet Povey with the Prince played by Peter Donegan, and Mrs Buttons played by Leah Bell, at Blackhill and Consett Park promoting the Empire Theatre''s pantomime
SHOW STOPPERS J Simon with Mezhgan, main pic, and Paula Abdul, above left.
Other show stoppers at the event included moon and throne seats from Desert River; new concept rollaway beds that fold into small cabinets from Romanian company Joboloct and the Solitaire Punkah swinging ceiling fan with a wingspan of two metres, featuring 240 peacock feathers and gold finishings, which was sold on the first morning by Oliver Kessler Design.
If you're looking to spread the cost of Christmas and tuck away some key presents for the children, Toys R Us has some amazing half price deals on show stoppers.
The West End Show Stoppers - a group of seven professional singers from Birmingham - will perform the show at Solihull Arts Complex on Sunday, February 17.
Catwalk show stoppers are strutting their stuff at one of the fashion highlights of the year.
Enjoy our Christmas festivities by joining us for a Themed Party Night in our ballroom on December 13 and 14 for a barn dance or on December 18 and 19 for a Show Stoppers evening.
The ACPE Web lecture "primed the pump by getting me thinking about reasonable trade offs and clarified the issues that are show stoppers.
The show itself will go on stage at New Brighton's Floral Pavilion Theatre in late October, although before then there will be another centenary show - A Century of Show Stoppers - at the same venue on April 28 and 29.