What do you call the middle portion of the stage?

What do you call the middle portion of the stage?

Center Line: An imaginary reference line on the playing area that indicates the exact center of the stage, travelling from up to downstage. Onstage: The portion of the playing area visible to the audience.

What is the term for the seating areas for the audience?

The auditorium (also known as the house) is where the audience sits to watch the performance. The seating may be at one or more levels depending on the size and type of theatre.

What is the difference between spelling theater and theatre?

According to British-style guides, the listing theatre is the preferred spelling. However, vice versa, theater is the preferred spelling in American English, according to Garner’s Modern American Usage! One note to make, though, is the use of theater and theatre are distinguish slightly different.

What was the name of the small room in back of the main balcony?

What was the name of the small room in back of the main balcony? The name of the small room in back of the main balcony was the inner-above.

What is the back of a stage called?

Backstage. The area behind the set or off the stage that’s not seen by the audience.

Why is the audience called the house?

See END ON, THRUST, IN THE ROUND. The part of the theatre accommodating the audience during the performance. Sometimes known as the “house”. From the Latin Audio – “I hear”.

How much did it cost to stand in the yard?

In open air theatres the cheapest price was only 1 penny which bought you a place amongst the ‘groundlings’ standing in the ‘yard’ around the stage. (There were 240 pennies in £1.) For another penny, you could have a bench seat in the lower galleries which surrounded the yard.

Where did rich people sit in the Globe theater?

Upper Class: The upper class theatre goers of the Globe Theatre would sit in a section higher called the heavens on cushions. Rich nobles would even pay to sit on the actual stage itself. Since plays ran a very long time, people would get rowdy.

Where can I watch movies in Cedar Rapids IA?

Cedar Rapids Cinema Cedar Rapids, IA. The Marcus Cedar Rapids Cinema is a premiere entertainment destination featuring comfortable DreamLounger℠ recliner seating in all auditoriums. In addition, there’s 2 SuperScreen DLX® concepts with a massive screen, Dolby® Atmos® multidimensional sound and the recliners.

Is the big screen coming back to Cedar Rapids?

The big screen is back at Marcus Cedar Rapids Cinema! We look forward to welcoming you for a spectacular movie experience! Order Food & Beverage in Advance – We’ll have it ready!

How do you keep the magic alive in Cedar Rapids?

Shot under the lights on the beautiful Theatre Cedar Rapids stage, the performers of “Dear Broadway…” keep the musical theatre magic alive. * Watch two ways: Get a one-time watch link HERE, or subscribe to an All Access ticket package HERE.