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Abraham Lincoln was shot in Ford’s Theater in 1865.
an open-air theater
We’re going to the theater on Saturday.
We met outside the movie theater.
a compelling piece of theater
I’ve always loved the theater.
Jenny wanted to pursue a career in the theater.
a traveling theater company