What is Entertaiment?


Entertaiment is consumer activity that encompasses a range of forms and includes movies, television shows, books, music, sports, video games, art, and dance. It is understood objectively, offers external stimulus and pleasure, requires an audience, and occurs in a passive form. According to Oliver and Barstsch (2010) entertainment is an activity that encompasses any form of consumption that entertains a person or group of people.

Something affording pleasure, diversion, or amusement, such as a play: The highlight of the ball was the entertainment. An agreeable occupation for the mind: The crossword puzzle is a form of entertainment for many people. It also stimulates the brain to realease seratonin and dopamine, wich gives a good feeling considering how the brain was evolved to understand the world around it.