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The Resource Anything goes : a history of American musical theatre, Ethan Mordden

Anything goes : a history of American musical theatre, Ethan Mordden

Label
Anything goes : a history of American musical theatre
Title
Anything goes
Title remainder
a history of American musical theatre
Statement of responsibility
Ethan Mordden
Title variation
History of American musical theatre
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Anything Goes stages a grand revue of the musical from the 1920s through the 1970s, narrated in Mordden's famously witty, scholarly, and conversational style
Writing style
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10218898
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1947-
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Mordden, Ethan
Dewey number
782.1/40973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
ML1711
LC item number
.M732 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • discographies
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Musicals
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a history of American musical theatre
Label
Anything goes : a history of American musical theatre, Ethan Mordden
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 281-290), discography (pages 291-322), and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The first age. Source material -- The age of burlesque -- At the turn of the century -- The second age. The witch of the wood and the bamboo tree -- Victor Herbert -- The new music -- The variety show -- The third age. The structure of twenties musical comedy -- The structure of twenties operetta -- Dancing in the dark -- Blue Monday blues -- The Rodgers and Hammerstein handbook -- Something to dance about -- After West Side Story -- The Sondheim handbook -- The fourth age. Devolution -- That is the state of the art
Control code
988460
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xii, 346 pages
Isbn
9780199892839
Lccn
2013000208
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(Sirsi) i9780199892839
Label
Anything goes : a history of American musical theatre, Ethan Mordden
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 281-290), discography (pages 291-322), and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The first age. Source material -- The age of burlesque -- At the turn of the century -- The second age. The witch of the wood and the bamboo tree -- Victor Herbert -- The new music -- The variety show -- The third age. The structure of twenties musical comedy -- The structure of twenties operetta -- Dancing in the dark -- Blue Monday blues -- The Rodgers and Hammerstein handbook -- Something to dance about -- After West Side Story -- The Sondheim handbook -- The fourth age. Devolution -- That is the state of the art
Control code
988460
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xii, 346 pages
Isbn
9780199892839
Lccn
2013000208
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(Sirsi) i9780199892839

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