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Synonyms for emcee

a person who acts as host at formal occasions (makes an introductory speech and introduces other speakers)

act as a master of ceremonies


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But even those who didn't land a bachelor enjoyed the show, emceed by Pete Jarrett of Oldies 108, as the guys overcame their nerves to strut, lip-synch and rip open a whole lot of shirts.
Mark Vail, Eagle Radio emceed the event which honored the best work from 317 entries in the region.
A few weeks ago I emceed a benefit for the International Gay and Lesbian Archives, a project devoted to gathering the millions of books, records, pins, banners, quilts, boas, nylons, Harleys, dead poppers, Judy albums, and stiletto heels currently reposing in the garages and storage bins of America; transporting them to a central facility at the University of Southern California; and sorting, evaluating, and cataloging them for current and future generations.
Emmy award-winning anchor and WNBC correspondent Jane Hanson emceed the gala at Cipriani 42nd Street.
This festival of performance is emceed by Joe Giamalva, a director, dancer and choreographer, and is host to more than seventeen studios.
Gretchen Morgenson, the New York Times assistant business and financial editor and columnist, emceed. Morgenson has covered the world financial markets for the New York Times since 1998 and won the Pulitzer Prize in 2002 for her coverage of Wall Street.
Emceed by actors Jane Powell and Ernest Borgnine, who propelled the acts along at an energetic tempo, the nearly three-hour show offered a wide range of talent.
Scott Clark of WABC-TV emceed the event following a special meet and greet session with the honorees.
Joe Lanteri, NYCDA's founder and director, emceed the evening, which featured four hours of children's dancing interspersed with numbers from Saturday Night Fever, Swing and The Music Man, performed by the Broadway casts.
The event was emceed by Jeremy Piven, the star of HBO's hit series Entourage who was among the first to preview Sundari Lofts and Tower at the event.
The gala on June 24, emceed by Donna McKechnie, featured the presentation of awards followed by performances from present and past winners as well as by nonwinners who had displayed outstanding qualities.
The event was emceed by Jeremy Piven (pictured left), the star of HBO's hit series Entourage, who was among the first to preview Sundari Lofts and Tower at the event.
Introduced by David White and unofficially emceed by Mitchell Rose, the program was unpredictably buoyant and wholesomely silly.
Carl Weisbrod, president of the Alliance for Downtown New York, emceed the ceremony which included speeches from Daffy's President, Marcia Wilson, and United Federation of Teachers' President, Randi Weingarten.
and the Pinnacle Awards Sub-Committee Chairs, helped officiate the ceremony, which was emceed by Former BOMA/NY President Vincent A.