Definition of 'music hall'
Example sentences containing 'music hall'
Is this the new music hall?Times, Sunday Times (2012)
It was a music hall song.Ford Madox Ford (1990)
The balance between lyrics and music is very much in the Broadway idiom with reference to music hall and ballad forms.A TALE OF FOUR HOUSES: Opera at Covent Garden, La Scala, Vienna and the Met since 1945 (2003)
Groom lists no fewer than eight music hall songs devoted to the subject, but there were no doubt many more.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
It first established itself as an entertainment district in the 19th century when many music halls, theatres and brothels sprang up.Times, Sunday Times (2013) The Sun (2006)
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