appear under the name (of)

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appear under the name (of)

To do something publicly (such as acting or writing) using a name other than one's birth name. A: "I don't see your sister in the playbill." B: "Oh, when she acts, she appears under the name R.A. Smith."
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appear under the name of (some name)

[for an actor] to perform under a special name. She is appearing under the name of Fifi. I appeared under the stage name Rex Righteous.
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The report, which appeared under the name of ex-MP Sir John Wheeler, concluded there were no material conflicts of interests, but advised the Jockey Club to focus on its core role of regulation and to take steps to reduce perceptions of conflicts of interest in relation to ownership of RHT.
Beatrice Didier, whose earliest contributions to Senancour studies appeared under the name of Le Gall all but half a century ago, continues to present the results of devoted scholarship.
MUSCLE-MAN: King; appeared under the name of Shadow