theatre VS async

Compare theatre vs async and see what are their differences.


Minimalistic actor library for Haskell (by nikita-volkov)


Run IO operations asynchronously and wait for their results (by simonmar)
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theatre async
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5.2 3.7
about 2 months ago 13 days ago
Haskell Haskell
MIT License BSD 3-clause "New" or "Revised" License
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Tracking mentions began in Dec 2020.


Posts with mentions or reviews of async. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2021-03-14.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing theatre and async you can also consider the following projects:

throttle-io-stream - Throttler between a producer and a consumer function

simple-actors - A Haskell library providing an idiomatic implementation of the actor model of concurrency

streamly - Dataflow programming and declarative concurrency

threads - Fork threads and wait for their result

async-dejafu - Systematic concurrency testing meets Haskell.

stm-containers - Containers for STM

timeout - Generalized sleep and timeout functions

concurrent-extra - Extra concurrency primitives

named-lock - A named lock that is created on demand.


restricted-workers - Interactive-diagrams

rwlock - A simple implementation of a multiple-reader / single-writer locks using STM