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play·go·er

 (plā′gō′ər)
n.
One who attends the theater.

play′go′ing n.

playgoer

(ˈpleɪˌɡəʊə)
n
(Theatre) a person who goes to theatre performances, esp frequently

play•go•er

(ˈpleɪˌgoʊ ər)

n.
a person who attends the theater often.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.playgoer - someone who attends the theaterplaygoer - someone who attends the theater  
audience - a gathering of spectators or listeners at a (usually public) performance; "the audience applauded"; "someone in the audience began to cough"
first-nighter - someone habitually a spectator at the openings of theatrical productions
groundling - in Elizabethan theater: a playgoer in the cheap standing section
looker, spectator, viewer, watcher, witness - a close observer; someone who looks at something (such as an exhibition of some kind); "the spectators applauded the performance"; "television viewers"; "sky watchers discovered a new star"
Translations

playgoer

[ˈpleɪˌgəʊəʳ] Naficionado/a m/f al teatro
we are regular playgoersvamos con regularidad al teatro

playgoer

[ˈpleɪgəʊər] namateur/trice m/f de théâtre, habitué(e) m/f des théâtres

playgoer

[ˈpleɪˌgəʊəʳ] nappassionato/a di teatro
an actor well-loved by playgoers → un attore molto amato dal pubblico
References in classic literature ?
Mitchell, a comic actor of great quiet humour and originality, who is well remembered and esteemed by London playgoers.
However well intended, this experiment is likely to be a waste of money and talent, for it misdiagnoses the reason that Shakespeare's plays can be hard for playgoers to follow.
As always, playgoers have options: play only or play and meal, either an evening dinner or a Sunday brunch.
And so it was Richard Burbage who excited the playgoers in London and on tour, men and women from all walks of life thrilled by Burbage's Macbeth and his passionate, naturalistic Othello, where stage bombast gave way to real emotion.
And he asks playgoers "gently to hear, kindly to judge, our play" (34).
Exploring medical and psychological approaches to fear in the period, she points out that while playgoers were vulnerable to catching "fear-sickness" by simply viewing Macbeth, they were also prompted to reflect on what it might mean to be afraid of "fear itself.
Swelling--dilation--remains the Chorus's focus in the play's small details, such as his urging playgoers in their mind's eye to "behold the threaden sails" of King Henry's armada,
His first play to go into print will be According to Claudia, which introduced the new season by Newport Playgoers at the 400-seat Dolman Theatre in September.
He was "smoking and smacking playgoers at the venue on their rear ends and back of heads" too.
The Utah Shakespeare Festival, located in Cedar City, Utah, is an annual festival dedicated to the presentation of repertory theater, which illuminates the human condition in an atmosphere where playgoers can watch, participate in and be immersed in experiences which entertain, enrich and educate.
Allison Hobgood's central thesis is that early modern playgoers were co-creators of theatrical emotion, and we need to understand early modern dramatic texts in terms of their reciprocity.
NEWPORT: Dolman Theatre (01633 251338), Duets: Newport Playgoers Society.