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By Elizabeth L. Wollman

ISBN-10: 1472513258

ISBN-13: 9781472513250

ISBN-10: 147251338X

ISBN-13: 9781472513380

This Critical spouse to the yankee level Musical provides the correct introductory textual content for college students of theatre, track and cultural reports. It lines the heritage and improvement of the and artwork shape in the USA with a selected specialize in its inventive and advertisement improvement in manhattan urban from the early twentieth century to the current. Emphasis is put on advertisement, inventive and cultural occasions that stimulated the Broadway musical for an ever-renewing, more and more wide and numerous viewers: the Gilded Age, the good melancholy, the area warfare II period, the British invasion within the Eighties and the media age on the flip of the twenty-first century.

Supplementary essays by means of prime students offer designated concentrate on the yank musical's construction and protection, in addition to its effect on lifestyle at the neighborhood, nationwide, and foreign degrees. for college kids, those essays offer types of various techniques and interpretation, equipping them with the talents and knowing to increase their very own research of key productions.

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