community theater

noun

Definition of community theater

US
1 : the activity of acting in or producing a play in a theater for enjoyment and not as a job He's done school plays and community theater. a community theater group/production
2 : the plays produced by community theater She spends her free time acting in community theater.
3 : a small theater where community theater is performed performing at the local community theater

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“Community theater.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/community%20theater. Accessed 4 Dec. 2021.

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