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projection booth

noun
1.
a soundproof compartment in a theater where a motion-picture projector is housed and from which the picture is projected on the screen.
2.
a compartment at the rear of or above an auditorium, in which spotlights and other lighting units are operated.
Origin
1925-1930
1925-30
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Examples from the web for projection booth
  • Workers built a projection booth and hung a screen to show movies and installed surround sound.
  • The better copies are shot illicitly with cameras placed on tripods in the projection booth.
  • Visitors may request these devices in the projection booth.
  • The recreation hall had a projection booth from which movies could be shown.
  • The projection booth can be used as follow spots location.
  • It was common for the projection booth to share space with the concession stand.
  • It will have a raised stage area, theater lighting, sound system and projection booth.
  • Part of the first balcony has been enclosed to create a movie projection booth.
  • The state-of-the-art projection booth will be capable of showing everything from nitrate film to modern digital cinema.
  • The rear wall at the south end of the auditorium is curved, and contains a projection booth clad in painted plaster.

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