A form of escapist entertainment that provides diversion and relaxation by temporarily distracting individuals from their everyday concerns. Entertaiment can take a wide variety of forms, from a simple book read by an individual in solitude to a grand opera or concert attended by thousands of people.

Karaoke is always a popular way to spend an evening for those who enjoy singing. Writing about some of the best karaoke bars in a particular area would be an interesting entertainment article.

When writing about a celebrity, it is important to be careful not to defame the person by making unfounded accusations or implications. This could be considered libel and can lead to legal action against the writer. Researching the celebrity’s biography will help to determine what angles are appropriate for an entertainment article.

Stories are often the basis for entertainment, and one of the most famous examples is Scheherazade – a story in the professional Persian professional storytelling tradition, about a woman who saves her own life by telling riveting tales. This story has inspired orchestral works by Rimsky-Korsakov and Ravel, a film by Pasolini and an innovative video game.