A form of amusement or distraction that provides pleasure, often to a large audience. Entertainment may range from a simple play or movie for two to a full banquet accompanied by music and dance. Increasingly, entertainment is multi-media, allowing for a remix of ideas that can span different mediums and provide new experiences to an ever-expanding global audience. Although often associated with frivolity, many forms of entertainment have serious intent – witness the power of ceremony, religious festival, and satire.
This page was last updated on 16 August 2012 at 05:10 GMT.
This page has been accessed 1,026 times.