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The Resource Anything goes : a history of American musical theatre, Ethan Mordden

Anything goes : a history of American musical theatre, Ethan Mordden

Label
Anything goes : a history of American musical theatre
Title
Anything goes
Title remainder
a history of American musical theatre
Statement of responsibility
Ethan Mordden
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Offers a history of American musical theater from the 1920s through to the 1970s, and includes such famous works as "Oklahoma!," "The Red Mill," and "Porgy and Bess."
Cataloging source
DLC
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1947-
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Mordden, Ethan
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • discographies
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Musicals
Label
Anything goes : a history of American musical theatre, Ethan Mordden
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Discography: (pages 291-322)
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
First age. Source material ; Age of burlesque ; At the turn of the century -- Second age. Witch of the wood and the bamboo tree ; Victor Herbert ; New music ; Variety show -- Third age. Structure of twenties musical comedy ; Structure of twenties operetta ; Dancing in the dark ; Blue Monday blues ; Rodgers and Hammerstein handbook ; Something to dance about ; After West side story ; Sondheim handbook -- Fourth age. Devolutions ; That is the state of the art
Control code
ocn824088285
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xii, 346 p., [16] unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780199892839
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2013000208
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)824088285
Label
Anything goes : a history of American musical theatre, Ethan Mordden
Publication
Note
Discography: (pages 291-322)
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
First age. Source material ; Age of burlesque ; At the turn of the century -- Second age. Witch of the wood and the bamboo tree ; Victor Herbert ; New music ; Variety show -- Third age. Structure of twenties musical comedy ; Structure of twenties operetta ; Dancing in the dark ; Blue Monday blues ; Rodgers and Hammerstein handbook ; Something to dance about ; After West side story ; Sondheim handbook -- Fourth age. Devolutions ; That is the state of the art
Control code
ocn824088285
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xii, 346 p., [16] unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780199892839
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2013000208
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)824088285

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