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Author Hoffman, Warren, 1976-

Title The great white way : race and the Broadway musical / Warren Hoffman.

Publication Info. New Brunswick, New Jersey : Rutgers University Press, [2014]

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Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 1st Floor    792.609 HOF    Available
Description x, 251 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Overture : all singin'! all dancin'! all white people? -- Act one : 1927-1957 -- Only make believe : performing race in Show boat -- Playing cowboys and Indians : forging whiteness in Oklahoma! and Annie get your gun -- Trouble in New York City : the racial politics of West Side story and the Music man -- Act two : 1967-2012 -- Carbon copies : Black and interracial productions of white musicals -- A chorus line : the Benetton of Broadway musicals -- Everything old is new again : nostalgia and the Broadway musical at the end of the twentieth century -- Exit music.
Subject Race in musical theater.
Music and race.
Musical theater -- Social aspects -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Musical theater -- Social aspects -- United States -- History -- 21st century.
Musical theater -- Political aspects -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Musical theater -- Political aspects -- United States -- History -- 21st century.
ISBN 9780813563343 (paperback : alkaline paper)
0813563348 (paperback : alkaline paper)

 
    
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