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amphitheatre

(US), amphitheater
1. a building, usually circular or oval, in which tiers of seats rise from a central open arena, as in those of ancient Rome
2. any level circular area of ground surrounded by higher ground
3. 
a. the first tier of seats in the gallery of a theatre
b. any similarly designated seating area in a theatre
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The ampitheatre has already been used for picnics and cricket matches.
And a two-hour drive away, the rock tombs of Myra perched above another huge ampitheatre.
Tickets for ``Wattstax'' at the John Anson Ford Ampitheatre are $20; all other screenings are $5 each, or $50 for an all-festival pass.
Down the road in Pula is an impressive three-tiered Roman ampitheatre, the sixth largest in the world, with the capacity to hold 10,000 people for festivals and concerts.
My favourite hole, though, is the 18th, where the green sits in a natural ampitheatre overlooked by the imposing Portmarnock Hotel - a welcome sight after nearly 6,000 metres of challenging and invigorating golf.
Train Depot Vincent Ampitheatre 12:21 p m Hillsboroug Ed Buns, Ohio Orange County h Courthouse 2:30 p m Carquest Adi Reiter, Austria Carquest, Raleigh, Milbrook Road 5:00 pm Raleigh Jacek Hachulski, Poland; NC Capitol Roy Forrest, NC Leg #4 TIME CITY/TOWN SPEAKER LOCATION 9:00 a m Greensboro Roy Forrest, NC Govemmental Plaza Brian Brunton, Ireland Brian McCargo, N.
Petersburg, FL Times Forum* Aug 20 West Palm Beach, FL Sound Advice Ampitheatre Aug 22 Orlando, FL Hard Rock Live Aug 23 Myrtle Beach, SC House of Blues* Aug 25 Atlanta, GA HiFi Buys Amphitheatre Aug 26 Memphis, TN Mud Island* Aug 27 Little Rock, AR Riverfest Amphitheatre* Aug 29 St.
I generally find spin doctors about as appealing as watching the Moscow State Circus on a hard seat in an open-air Siberian ampitheatre during a snowstorm, while suffering an acute dose of piles.
Pat Metheny Group, Universal Ampitheatre, (818) 622-4440
Jewel Summer 1999 Tour of North America (More Dates To Be Announced) June 25 Bakersfield, CA Bakersfield Centennial Arena 26 San Diego, CA Coors Amphitheatre 27 Laguna Hills, CA Irvine Meadows Amphitheatre 29 Mountain View, CA Shoreline Amphitheatre July 1 Portland, OR Rose Garden 2 Vancouver, BC General Motors Place 3 George, WA Gorge Ampitheatre 5 West Valley, UT E Center 6 Denver, CO Red Rocks Amphitheatre 9 Dallas, TX Reunion Arena 10 Houston, TX Woodlands Pavilion 11 New Orleans, LA U.
The DVD of the July 11 2003 show at Nashville's Amsouth Ampitheatre has been released previously but here it's teamed with the double CD of the gig - also previously released - making it a fitting souvenir of their 30th anniversary Vicious Cycle tour.
The next date on the 26 city tour will be Nashville on July 28th at the Starwood Ampitheatre.