Definition of

Off-broadway

  1. (noun, location) low-budget theaters located outside the Broadway area in Manhattan

via WordNet, Princeton University

Origin of the word Off-broadway

  1. 1953, "experimental theater productions in New York City." Even more experimental off-off-Broadway is attested from 1967. more

via Online Etymology Dictionary, ©2001 Douglas Harper

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