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ensemble acting

noun
1.
an approach to acting that aims for a unified effect achieved by all members of a cast working together on behalf of the play, rather than emphasizing individual performances.
Origin
1925-1930
1925-30
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  • In general, there are too many attempts to single out particular performers when ensemble acting ought to prevail.
  • The confident, easygoing ensemble acting lends the movie a realistic buzz.
  • The dialogue and the ensemble acting maintain a near-perfect pitch.
  • They are also funny movies, finely crafted and boasting spectacular ensemble acting.

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