[Tagging] Amphitheatre or outdoor non-sports venue

Shawn K. Quinn skquinn at rushpost.com
Wed Sep 14 05:15:04 UTC 2016

On Wed, 2016-09-14 at 14:04 +0900, johnw wrote:
> I’m trying to tag an outdoor venue I would call
> an https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Amphitheatre. It is a “natural” one,
> with a stage near a lake, with terraces seating for picnics or
> standing for a crowded performance. 
> Large camps, outdoor parks, and other places will have a outdoor
> stadium-like place, but has no ability to host a sporting event - it
> is a “performance” venue - people on a “stage" doing something for an
> audience: a music concert, standup, religious performance
> Event Venue, music Venue, and proposals are abandoned. "Stadium" seems
> to be focused on sports, as it should be. Sports Arenas and stadiums
> can be adapted for music events, but like a movie theatre or
> performance hall, these are primarily a performance-only venue. these
> are outdoor versions of a performance hall. 
> is there some amenity=* tag I am missing that I should be using?
> Putting “stadium” or sports venue on these seems pretty wrong. 

Is there anything about amenity=arts_centre that says it has to
necessarily be indoor?

I propose:

amenity=arts_centre and either:
arts_centre=ampitheatre or

Shawn K. Quinn <skquinn at rushpost.com>

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