theater-in-the-round


theater–in–the–round

noun
plural theaters–in–the–round

Definition of THEATER-IN-THE-ROUND

1
:  a theater in which the stage is located in the center of the auditorium —called also arena theater
2
:  the style or method of staging plays in a theater-in-the-round

First Known Use of THEATER-IN-THE-ROUND

1948

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