Entertaiment – Something Affording Pleasure, Diversion, Or Amusement
Something affording pleasure, diversion, or amusement: Solving the daily crossword is an entertainment for many.
Entertainment evolves and can be adapted to suit any scale, from the individual who chooses his or her own private entertainment from a now enormous array of pre-recorded products, to a banquet adapted for two, to performances geared to thousands of spectators and even a global audience. For example, the story of Scheherazade (a professional storytelling tradition) has inspired multiple musical adaptations and a video game.
This is the most recent version of this page. It was reviewed on 24 September 2014 by the editor.