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Author Stempel, Larry.

Title Showtime : a history of the Broadway musical theater / Larry Stempel.

Imprint New York : W. W. Norton & Company, c2010.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Non-Fiction    782.8109 STE    Available
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 1st Floor    792.60974 STE    DUE 08-19-19 Billed
Edition 1st ed.
Description xx, 826 p., [16] p. of plates : ill., music ; 25 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references [p. 687-782], selected historical discography [p. 783-785], and index.
Summary Showtime brings the history of Broadway musicals to life in a narrative as engaging as the subject itself--beginning with the scandalous Astor Place Opera House riot of 1849 to such groundbreaking works as Company and Rent.
Subject Musicals -- New York (State) -- New York -- History and criticism.
ISBN 9780393067156 (hardcover)
0393067157 (hardcover)

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