After a recent trip to downtown Indianapolis with my 12-year-old daughter, and a chance to see “The Lyons” with her at the Phoenix Theatre, she asked me about the different theatres around Indianapolis. And she pronounced it with the British “re” at the end. (Not really.)
But I’m going to use the traditional British spelling of “theatre” to discuss the places where plays happen on a stage, as opposed to where movies are projected onto a screen.
As I investigated and remembered several of the different theatres I’ve visited over the years, I saw that there are several places for people to see live theatre in the downtown area. Here they are in no particular order: