theater-in-the-round


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the·a·ter-in-the-round

(thē′ə-tər-ĭn-thə-round′)
n. pl. the·a·ters-in-the-round (thē′ə-tərz-)

the′ater-in-the-round′



n.
2. a style of theatrical presentation in which the audience is seated on all sides of the performance area.
[1945–50]

theater-in-the-round

A theater or performance where the audience is on all sides of the stage.
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