FREE SHIPPING

on all orders of $79 or more

$3 OFF your purchase of $60 or more!
Use coupon code SATURDAY in checkout.

The American Musical: History & Development

, by ;
The American Musical: History & Development by Riddle, Peter H., Ph.D.; Riddle, Gay, 9780889629257
Note: Supplemental materials are not guaranteed with Rental or Used book purchases.
  • ISBN: 9780889629257 | 0889629250
  • Cover: Paperback
  • Copyright: 1/5/2013
  • Sorry, this item is currently not available.
The American Musical is a unique fusion between drama and music which has become especially important during the past 50 years. Peter H. Riddle provides us with a detailed exploration of the evolution and development of this form of music theatre in North America. THE AMERICAN MUSICAL: HISTORY & DEVELOPMENT traces the origins of music theatre from its 18th century European roots to the present. Highlights include exploration of the minstrel show, burlesque, and the revue and a look at the greats, including Rogers and Hammerstein II, Andrew Lloyd Weber, Cole Porter, and the Gershwin Brothers. Includes full glossary, bibliography and index.

You might also enjoy...



Please wait while the item is added to your bag...