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The musical : a look at the American musical theater / Richard Kislan.


Englewood Cliffs, N.J. : Prentice-Hall, [1980] .
ISBN 0136085393, 0136085474, 9780136085393, 9780136085478

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Subjects Musical theater -- United States -- History.
Musical theater.
Musical.
Musicals -- United States -- History and criticism.
Musicals.
United States.
Series Spectrum book.
Description ix, 262 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm.
Copyright Date [1980]
©1980
Notes Includes index.
Summary Traces the history of the musical from the eras of vaudeville and burlesque through today's revues and comic operas, with a behind-the-scenes look into the production of a musical.
Contents European forms in early America -- Minstrelsy -- Vaudeville -- Burlesque -- Revue -- Comic opera and operetta -- Jerome Kern -- Rodgers and Hammerstein -- Stephen Sondheim -- The book -- Lyrics -- The score -- Dance -- Design.
Genre Criticism, interpretation, etc.
History.
Geographic Area United States
Network Numbers (OCoLC)5799981
(OCoLC)ocm05799981
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WorldCat Identities Kislan, Richard.
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