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Author Horowitz, Joseph, 1948-

Title "On my way" : the untold story of Rouben Mamoulian, George Gershwin, and Porgy and Bess / Joseph Horowitz.

Publication Info. New York : W. W. Norton & Company, [2013]


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 1st Floor    782.1 HOR    On Holdshelf
 PAS Lamanda Park Branch Non-Fiction    782.1 HOR    Available
Edition First edition.
Description xvi, 282 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 25 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Prologue. Mamoulian, Gershwin, and cultural fluidity -- Enter Porgy -- Experiments in musical theater -- Porgy and Bess -- Porgy and Bess and Hollywood.
Summary A former New York Times music critic and award-winning author describes the contributions of the stage and film master director to Gershwin's classic American folk opera that originally premiered in 1935.
Subject Gershwin, George, 1898-1937. Porgy and Bess.
Heyward, DuBose, 1885-1940. Porgy.
Mamoulian, Rouben -- Criticism and interpretation.
ISBN 9780393240139 hardback
0393240134 hardback

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