What is another word for theater?

Pronunciation: [θˈi͡ətə] (IPA)

Theater, also known as theatre, is a place where performers act out a play or musical in front of an audience. However, there are many synonyms for the word theater that can be used in different contexts. For instance, you may refer to a cinema as a movie theater, a lecture hall as an educational theater, or a live show as a performing arts theater. Other synonyms for theater include playhouse, opera house, auditorium, amphitheater, and symphony hall. No matter the synonym used, the purpose remains the same, to provide a stage for artistic expression and entertainment.

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Usage examples for Theater

You pay this afternoon or this theater will be dark to-night.
"Leo the Circus Boy"
Ralph Bonehill
It was used as a church, as a Court House, as a theater, and for all public meetings.
"Memoirs of Orange Jacobs"
Orange Jacobs
A man standing near seized him as he attempted to go, pulled down the theater curtain, threw it over the Judge's head, and securely held him until the crowd was nearly all out of the building, whereupon James McNaught quietly said: "Let him go."
"Memoirs of Orange Jacobs"
Orange Jacobs

Famous quotes with Theater

  • My father is an actor, so he brought me into his agency when I was young. It wasn't something I wanted to do until high school, when I started taking theater and really liked it. Then an agent found me and wanted me to come out to Los Angeles and give it a shot. I gave myself six months, but it only took me like a week to get a job.
    Jensen Ackles
  • It will take very sophisticated marketing to achieve our aim of bringing more black people into the theater.
    Alvin Ailey
  • What people really want in the theater is fantasy involvement and not reality involvement.
    Edward Albee
  • I've been nominated twice before as actor in a leading part. Now I'm nominated as actor in a supporting part. If I don't win, I'll just wait until I'm nominated for being in the theater during the show. Do they have one like that?
    Alan Alda
  • I'm doing a play, a musical. The musical follows the Mamma Mia concept. It's my first LA theater project.
    Tatyana Ali

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