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The Resource Vaudeville wars : how the Keith-Albee and Orpheum circuits controlled the big-time and its performers, Arthur Frank Wertheim

Vaudeville wars : how the Keith-Albee and Orpheum circuits controlled the big-time and its performers, Arthur Frank Wertheim

Label
Vaudeville wars : how the Keith-Albee and Orpheum circuits controlled the big-time and its performers
Title
Vaudeville wars
Title remainder
how the Keith-Albee and Orpheum circuits controlled the big-time and its performers
Statement of responsibility
Arthur Frank Wertheim
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1935-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Wertheim, Arthur Frank
Dewey number
792.7/0973/09034
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PN1968.U5
LC item number
W47 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Palgrave studies in theatre and performance history
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Vaudeville
  • Vaudeville
Target audience
adult
Label
Vaudeville wars : how the Keith-Albee and Orpheum circuits controlled the big-time and its performers, Arthur Frank Wertheim
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [297]-310) 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
  • Consolidation and revolt
  • Streamlining the booking process
  • The white rats strike
  • Vaudeville battles
  • The Combine and the UBO
  • Morris challenges the Combine
  • Vaudevillians vs. The Combine
  • The vaudeville machine
  • A host of grievances
  • Broadway Sime and the British Lion
  • Origins
  • Albee takes control
  • How Albee stole the palace
  • Growing discord
  • Mountford strikes back
  • The demise of the big time
  • The threat of the big small time
  • "The toboggan slide"
  • Kennedy's takeover
  • Epilogue
  • From farm boy to museum owner
  • Keith's right-hand man
  • San Francisco's Orpheum
  • Evolution
  • The great Orpheum circuit
  • Upstaging Tony Pastor
  • Gentrifying Keith's quadruple circuit
Control code
632416
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xvii, 332 pages
Isbn
9781403968265
Isbn Type
(hardcover ; alk. paper)
Lccn
2005051451
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781403968265
  • (OCoLC)61115601
Label
Vaudeville wars : how the Keith-Albee and Orpheum circuits controlled the big-time and its performers, Arthur Frank Wertheim
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [297]-310) 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
  • Consolidation and revolt
  • Streamlining the booking process
  • The white rats strike
  • Vaudeville battles
  • The Combine and the UBO
  • Morris challenges the Combine
  • Vaudevillians vs. The Combine
  • The vaudeville machine
  • A host of grievances
  • Broadway Sime and the British Lion
  • Origins
  • Albee takes control
  • How Albee stole the palace
  • Growing discord
  • Mountford strikes back
  • The demise of the big time
  • The threat of the big small time
  • "The toboggan slide"
  • Kennedy's takeover
  • Epilogue
  • From farm boy to museum owner
  • Keith's right-hand man
  • San Francisco's Orpheum
  • Evolution
  • The great Orpheum circuit
  • Upstaging Tony Pastor
  • Gentrifying Keith's quadruple circuit
Control code
632416
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xvii, 332 pages
Isbn
9781403968265
Isbn Type
(hardcover ; alk. paper)
Lccn
2005051451
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781403968265
  • (OCoLC)61115601

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