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American musical theater

American musical theater

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Published by Educational Audio Visual in Pleasantville, NY .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Musical revues, comedies, etc.

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    ContributionsEducational Audio Visual (Pleasantville, N.Y.)
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsML1711 .A43
    The Physical Object
    PaginationPamphlet (12 p.)
    Number of Pages12
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21107381M

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    Gerald Bordman's American Musical Theatre has become a landmark book since its original publication in In this third edition, he offers authoritative summaries on the general artistic trends and developments for each season on musical comedy, operetta, revues, and the one-man and one-woman shows from the first musical to the / season. BROADWAY: THE AMERICAN MUSICAL is a six-part documentary series that chronicles the Broadway musical throughout the 20th century. Airs Sundays, October 7 .

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American musical theater Download PDF EPUB FB2

Hailed as "absolutely the best reference book on its subject" (Newsweek), this expanded and updated third edition of American Musical Theatre offers an unmatched blend of narrative history, expert critical insight and detailed show-by-show, season-by-season descriptions--from the first musical to the / Broadway season/5(7).

American Musical Theater provides a chronological history of musical theater within a cultural context. Covering the major artistic trends, seminal works, and leading figures in the field, the text uses case study musicals in each chapter as a lens through which to explore themes and developments in the evolution of musical theater over time.

American Musical Theater provides a chronological history of musical theater within a cultural context. Covering the major artistic trends, seminal American musical theater book, and leading figures in the field, the text uses case study musicals in each chapter as a lens through which to explore themes and developments in the evolution of musical theater over time.4/5.

The Institute for American Musical Theatre, New York, New York. 28, likes talking about this. IAMT's goal is to train a select group of students who possess the /5(41). View the upcoming events at American Music Theatre.

Find out more. Kislan explains all the basic principles, materials and techniques that go into the major elements of a musical production - the book, lyrics, score, dance and set design. He traces the musical's evolution through the colorful eras of minstrels, vaudeville, burlesque, revue, and comic opera up to the present day.

He discusses the lives, techniques, and contributions of such great 20th. Hailed as "absolutely the best reference book on its subject" by Newsweek, American Musical Theatre: A Chronicle covers more than years of musical theatre in the United States, from a South Carolina production of Flora, or Hob in the Well to The Addams Family in Authors Gerald Bordman and Richard Norton write an engaging narrative 5/5(4).

The American musical is a paradox. On stage or screen, musicals at once hold a dominant and a contested place in the worlds of entertainment, art, and scholarship. Born from a mélange of performance forms that included opera and operetta. African-American musical theater relates to the historic musical theater of the African American community, particularly prominent in New York City during the first half of the 20th Century.

Before the late s, the image portrayed of African-Americans on Broadway was a "secondhand vision of black life created by European-American performers.". As Viertel lays out in “The Secret Life of the American Musical: How Broadway Shows Are Built,” both are clearly true; there is a certain amount of magic that transforms a.

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As the. American Musical Theater provides a chronological history of musical theater within a cultural context. Covering the major artistic trends, seminal works, and leading figures in the field, the text uses case study musicals in each chapter as a lens through which to explore themes and developments in the evolution of musical theater over time.4/5(4).

Book Musical. Traditional musical with a strong story that drives the music and characters. Revue. A collection of songs, generally with some common element. May or may not have a plot.

Concept Musical. A musical where the message or metaphor is just as, if not more important, than the actual story. Jukebox musical!File Size: KB. As in non-musical plays, the ending of each scene in a book musical must project the action forward, pointing the audience's interest into the scenes to come.

Since good showtunes often capture a moment of transition, realization or decision, a song (or a brief reprise) is often used to bring scenes to a neat close. American Musical Theater | American Musical Theater provides a chronological history of musical theater within a cultural context.

Covering the major artistic trends, seminal works, and leading figures in the field, the text uses case study musicals in each chapter as a lens through which to explore themes and developments in the evolution of musical theater over time.

Now in its second edition American Musical Theatre has become a landmark book since its original publication in Chronicling American musicals, show by show and season by season, it offers a running commentary and assessment as well as providing the basic facts about each production.

(ish)-World War II, Cold War-Musicals are a major part of American popular culture-Most musicals are book musicals in this period-Musicals generally display optimistic stories with American values and patriotism, whether or not the play is set in America.

American University's Theatre and Musical Theatre Programs will provide you with the necessary education to perform in, design, manage, or direct a production and succeed in a variety of professions outside the theatre.

Both programs are grounded in a strong liberal arts tradition. The Theatre major features a specialized track in Performance. As theater styles and personalities from around the world and the country come to New York, the theater district is born — and so is the American musical.

American Musical Revue by Gerald Bordman. Gerald Bordman is considered by many to be the king of documenting musical theatre and so many of his books are wonderful, detailed reads on the genre.

Invaluable, however, is American Musical Revue, a detailed chronicle of musical revues from The Passing Show to Sugar Babies. The musical revue is a. American Musical Theater provides a chronological history of musical theater within a cultural context. Covering the major artistic trends, seminal works, and leading figures in the field, the text uses case study musicals in each chapter as a lens through which to explore themes and developments in the evolution of musical theater over time.Get this from a library!

The American musical theater; a consideration. [Lehman Engel] -- This book provides a critical history of 20th century musicals in the United States.Gerald Bordman's American Musical Theatre has become a landmark book since its publication in It chronicles American musicals, show by show and season by season, and offers a running commentary and assessment as well as providing the basic facts about each production.