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noun as in business of plays

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“Theatre Washington, the area’s alliance of theatre organizations, theatre-makers, and theatre supporters, will serve as a hub of information for participating venues and their vaccination requirement policies,” said the statement.

She had travelled the world, wowing audiences at venues as diverse as cruise ships, Disney theme parks and theatres in London’s West End.

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What we see as give and take is in fact political theatre designed to create a false narrative of compromise, in order to return power back to the powerful.

Dedicated to the memory of Victor Shargai, a great Signature supporter who along with his husband never missed an opening night, the production was filmed in the company’s MAX theatre over three days in November.

In the early 2000s when I went to the performing arts school, it was a school for theatre and specifically here to get into shows in the West End which is the equivalent to Broadway in New York.

Side Show is at the St. James Theatre, 246 West 44th Street (212-239-6200,

By 2010, Hunter was directing a well received revival of Henrik Ibsen's Ghosts at Access Theatre on Broadway.

She reportedly studied French and Italian at Oxford before attending the prestigious Jacques Lecoq school of theatre in Paris.

She then trained at the Saratoga International Theatre Institute (also known as the SITI Company) in New York City.

War of the Worlds (1953) I snuck into a theatre with my older brother to see this one.

Children, like uneducated adults, have been known to take a spectacle on the stage of a theatre too seriously.

Perhaps Mademoiselle Zizine, of the French theatre, was the reason—who knows?

The battle ended in a victory for both sides, chapel and theatre alike being crammed.

In the evening the little theatre is illuminated regardless of expense, a fabulous sum being expended on extra lamps.

The theatre at Amsterdam, in Holland, took fire and burned to death 31 persons.


On this page you'll find 15 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to theatre, such as: theater, troupe, drama, dramatics, dramaturgy, and footlights.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.