Historical Dictionary of the Broadway Musical

Historical Dictionary of the Broadway Musical
Author : William A. Everett
Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield
Total Pages : 464
Release : 2015-11-12
ISBN 10 : 9781442256699
ISBN 13 : 1442256699
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Historical Dictionary of the Broadway Musical Book Description:

This second edition of Historical Dictionary of the Broadway Musical contains a chronology, an introduction, an appendix, and an extensive bibliography. The dictionary section has over 1000 cross-referenced entries on Broadway shows, composers, playwrights, directors, producers, designers, actors, and theatres. This book is an excellent access point for students, researchers, and anyone wanting to know more about Broadway musicals.


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