The musical : a research and information guide / William A. Everett.

Author
Everett, William A., 1962- [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Εdition
2nd ed.
Published/​Created
New York : Routledge, 2011.
Description
1 online resource (333 p.)

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The musical, whether on stage or screen, is undoubtedly one of the most recognizable musical genres, yet one of the most perplexing. What are its defining features? How does it negotiate multiple socio-cultural-economic spaces? Is it a popular tradition? Is it a commercial enterprise? Is it a sophisticated cultural product and signifier? This research guide includes more than 1,400 annotated entries related to the genre as it appears on stage and screen. It includes reference works, monographs, articles, anthologies, and websites related to the musical. Separate sections are d
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Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Language note
English
Contents
  • Cover; The musical a research and information guide; Copyright; Contents; Acknowledgments; Introduction; I. Reference works; Dictionaries and encyclopedias; Chronologies; II. General histories; Theater; American opera/opera in America; III. Musical theater; Historical, cultural, and economic studies; Theoretical and analytical studies; Generic studies; Ethnic genres in North America; National genres and surveys; IV. Film and television musicals; Bollywood; V. Works; VI. Creators; Composers; Wordsmiths; Orchestrators and dance arrangers
  • Choreography, choreographers, and choreographer-directorsDirectors and producers; Designers; VII. Performers; General resources; Individual performers; VIII. Performance; Acting/singing; Directing/producing; Writing; Set design; XI. Historiography; X. Periodicals; Musical theater; Periodicals that include articles on musical theater; XI. Sets and series of printed material; XII. Discographies; XIII. Recorded anthologies; XIV. Video anthologies; XV. Other searchable resources; Index
ISBN
  • 1-135-84806-8
  • 1-283-44268-X
  • 9786613442680
  • 1-135-84807-6
  • 0-203-89119-8
OCLC
  • 729166511
  • 729246147
Doi
  • 10.4324/9780203891193
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