Sentence Examples

  • You may have never had time to go to a matinee or afternoon concert before, but now you can relax and enjoy it without feeling guilty that you should be doing something else.
  • Even in a world with television and movies, people still head out to see a great night (or matinee!) of theater because of the glory these shows can bring.
  • From the French word 'matin', meaning 'morning', a matinee is a theatrical performance during the daylight, as opposed to evening or night.
  • For example, could you go to a cheaper matinee instead of seeing the evening show of a movie?
  • Today, the movie matinee has degenerated somewhat into simply a lesser-cost earlier movie showtime, and for newly-released blockbusters, theater chains don't even offer matinee prices.