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Broadway Musicals, 1943äóñ2004
Language: en
Pages: 1050
Authors: John Stewart
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-11-21 - Publisher: McFarland

On March 31, 1943, the musical Oklahoma! premiered and the modern era of the Broadway musical was born. Since that time, the theatres of Broadway have staged hundreds of musicals—some more noteworthy than others, but all in their own way a part of American theatre history. With more than 750
Sutton Foster: Broadway Sweetheart, TV Bunhead
Language: en
Pages: 140
Authors: Christine Dzidrums
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-06-12 - Publisher: Creative Media Publishing

Musical theater fans first fell for Sutton Foster in her triumphant turn as the title character in Thoroughly Modern Millie. Since then the heralded triple threat performer has charmed Broadway audiences in a wide variety of memorable roles, playing a writer, a princess, a movie star, a nightclub singer and
The Complete Book of 1990s Broadway Musicals
Language: en
Pages: 484
Authors: Dan Dietz
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-09-29 - Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield

In The Complete Book of 1990s Broadway Musicals, Dan Dietz examines in detail every musical that opened on Broadway during the 1990s. In addition to including every hit and flop that debuted during the decade, this book highlights revivals and personal-appearance revues. The 1990s saw major changes in the Broadway
The Disney Musical on Stage and Screen
Language: en
Pages: 272
Authors: George Rodosthenous
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-06-29 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

The Disney Musical: Critical Approaches on Stage and Screen is the first critical treatment of the corporation's hugely successful musicals both on screen and on the stage. Its 13 articles open up a new territory in the critical discussion of the Disney mega-musical, its gender, sexual and racial politics, outreach
Broadway Musicals
Language: en
Pages: 544
Authors: Stanley Green, Cary Ginell
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-12-15 - Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield

This updated edition of one of the bestselling and comprehensive Broadway reference books, first published in 1985, has been expanded to include many of the most important and memorable productions of American musical theater, including revivals. Arranged chronologically, beginning with musicals from just after the Civil War, each successive edition