- a person who attends the theater often or habitually.
Origin of playgoer
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Examples from the Web for playgoer
That was a splendid time for the so-called "country" playgoer.Ellen Terry and Her Sisters
T. Edgar Pemberton
These are the things playgoers—and who is not a playgoer these days?
The Elizabethan playgoer had no desire to bias the judgment of the dramatist.Shakespeare in the Theatre
The opposition is the firm and narrow mind of the British playgoer.Plays, Acting and Music
He discovered that he had quite a number of startling ideas about theatre-construction, based on his own experience as a playgoer.The Regent
E. Arnold Bennett
- a person who goes to theatre performances, esp frequently
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