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Broadway / Brooks Atkinson.


Rev. ed.. New York : Macmillan, 1974.
ISBN 9780025041806, 0025041800

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Subjects Broadway (New York, N.Y.) -- History.
Geschichte.
New York (N.Y.)
New York (N.Y.) -- Broadway.
New York (State) -- New York -- Broadway.
New York (State) -- New York.
TEATRO -- ESTADOS UNIDOS, NUEVA YORK (CIUDAD) -- HISTORIA -- SIGLO 20.
Theater -- New York (State) -- New York -- History.
Theater.
Description ix, 564 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Copyright Date 1974.
Contents Pt. 1: 1900-1918 -- Era of good feelings -- The happy world of stars -- Personal style in producing -- The ready-made play -- The problem of Bernard Shaw -- Play carpenters -- A scourge of critics -- For the family and its tired businessman -- Dissenters from mediocrity -- The royal family of actors -- Two Broadway promenaders -- Broadway win World War I -- Pt. 2: 1918-1939 -- Broadway after the world was over -- "We won't come back 'til the managers are fair" -- Theater for adults -- The Theater Guild -- The giddy times -- The night watch -- The big five -- Paradox of the thirties -- All the sounds on the stage are like music -- Welcome to the players -- Pt. 3: 1939-1950 -- World War II -- Withdrawal symptoms -- No profit allowed -- The levelling off -- Pt. 4: 1950-1974 -- "There's a dance in the old dame yet" -- The Broadway blues -- The old Viv caper -- Inventory -- The show goes on.
Genre History.
Geographic Area New York (State)
Network Numbers (OCoLC)960221
(OCoLC)ocm00960221
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat
WorldCat Identities Atkinson, Brooks, 1894-1984.
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