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Author Magee, Jeffrey, 1961-

Title Irving Berlin's American musical theater / Jeffrey Magee.

Imprint New York : Oxford University Press, c2012.

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Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Non-Fiction    780.92 Berlin,I MAG    Available
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 1st Floor    782.14 MAG    Available
Description xiii, 394 p. : ill., music ; 25 cm.
Series Broadway legacies
Broadway legacies.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [348]-357), discography (p. 358) and index.
Contents Introduction : Irving Berlin's century -- Irving Berlin's theater -- Legitimate vaudeville : the Dillingham shows, 1914-15 -- Berlin's follies, 1918-19 -- "America's greatest show" : the Music box revues, 1921-24 -- "An ideal combination" : Berlin, Kaufman, and Co., 1920s-30s -- Musical theater of war : This is the army, 1942-45 -- Something for the girls : Annie get your gun, 1945-present -- State of the Union : Berlin, Lindsay and Crouse, 1950-62 -- Conclusion : "This is America".
Subject Berlin, Irving, 1888-1989 -- Criticism and interpretation.
Musicals -- United States -- History and criticism.
ISBN 9780195398267 (alk. paper)
0195398262 (alk. paper)

 
    
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