A platform projecting from the wall of a building, usually resting on brackets or consoles, and inclosed by a parapet; as, a balcony in front of a window. Also, a projecting gallery in places of amusement; as, the balcony in a theater.
A horizontally level rail system overlooking a lower floor below. Usually found at the top of a stair at the 2nd floor overlooking the foyer or family room below. Click here to see a photo of a balcony.
That portion of a seating space of an assembly room, auditorium, or theater that is raised at least four feet above the level of the main floor. 3.5.14 Building. Any structure used and intended for supporting or sheltering any use or occupancy. 3.5.15
Balcony (from Italian balcone, scaffold; cf. High German balcho, beam, balk), a kind of platform projecting from the wall of a building, supported by columns or console brackets, and enclosed with a balustrade. The traditional Maltese balcony, is a wooden closed balcony projecting from a wall.
Strictly speaking, the second tier of seating in a theatre, elevated and protruding over the back rows of orchestra seating. The balcony at the Rep is in fact the third seating sectionâ€”the others are the orchestra and parterreâ€”and gives an outstanding view of the stage. Unlike the balconies in many conventional theatres, the Repâ€™s is still close enough to the stage to provide an intimate experience.
Seats in the theatre that are located on the floor above the mezzanine level. It can also refer to seats that are located in the back rows of the mezzanine, as well. These seats are usually fair-to-good. Because they are further back in the house, they are not always in such high demand and are priced lower than orchestra and mezzanine seats.
The balconette bra provides about 1/2 to 3/4 of the coverage of a full cup bra. As such, it is designed to be worn under low cut tops. Balconette styles are designed to lift the whole bust upwards without enhancing your cleavage. (Giving a very 'upfront' shape.) A sexy style of bra which is a lovely gift idea when given as a bra & panty set.