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tread

injury to the coronet of the horse's hoof by treading on it by the opposite hoof, or by another horse when they are being worked in a team. If the coronary matrix is injured there may be a subsequent crack or deformity.
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Determined to tread the boards on Broadway, he moved to New York City in 1995, where he and his partner Charles have been living together for the last five years, and snagged roles onstage (Jesus Christ Superstar) and on TV (Law and Order: Criminal Intent) as well as in last year's production of the Terrence McNally-scripted Dead Man Walking opera at Lincoln Center.
KELLY Brook is the latest big name to tread the boards nude in London.
YOUNG thespians are being invited to tread the boards in a forthcoming production.
PEOPLE of all ages can tread the boards thanks to a series of free theatre workshops.
Which Oscar-nominated actor is to tread the boards in London playing a Josef Fritzl-style Austrian psychopath?
Liverpool legends Chris Lawler, Ron Yeats and Ian St John will tread the boards, along with narrator Steve Hazelhurst and the show's writer, the respected journalist John Keith, who knew Shankly so well.
BUDDING actors have the chance to tread the boards with two of the world's most famous actors.
You can't tread the boards as long as I did, and expect not to suffer that way," said a resigned Mr Monroe.
Teenagers at a Cardiff drama school are set to tread the boards this week with their production of the Wizard of Oz.