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American musical revue

Gerald Martin Bordman

American musical revue

from The passing show to Sugar babies

by Gerald Martin Bordman

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Published by Oxford University Press in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Musicals -- United States -- History and criticism

    • Edition Notes

      Includes index.

      StatementGerald Bordman.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsML1711 .B665 1985
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvi, 184 p., [16] p. of plates :
      Number of Pages184
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3024494M
      ISBN 100195036301
      LC Control Number85004816

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      Define revue. revue synonyms, revue pronunciation, revue translation, English dictionary definition of revue. About city performers will be taking part in musical revue Stagecraft On Stage in clubs including La Escuelita, the Jukebox Revue and the 82 Club several years later, bringing her Latin flavor to American drag shows. Revue, light form of theatrical entertainment consisting of unrelated acts (songs, dances, skits, and monologues) that portray and sometimes satirize contemporary persons and events.. Originally derived from the French street fairs of the Middle Ages, at which events of the year were passed in comic review, French revue in its present form dates from the early 19th century.

      Hailed as "absolutely the best reference book on its subject" by Newsweek, American Musical Theatre: A Chronicle covers more than years of musical theatre in the United States, from a South Carolina production of Flora, or Hob in the Well to The Addams Family in Authors Gerald Bordman and Richard Norton write an engaging narrative blending history, . Customer Reviews - Free shipping and easy payment plans on musical instruments and music equipment at American Musical Supply. Make music, make friends. skip to privacy page skip to main content. Give us a call: Accessibility Customer Service My.


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American musical revue by Gerald Martin Bordman Download PDF EPUB FB2

In the third volume of his series on the major American musical theater genres, Bordman competently surveys the history of the musical ""revue"" from The Dramatic Review of through 's Sophisticated Ladies, focusing on the genre's heyday in the s through the s and its continuous evolution.

"In American musical theater, Bordman has become as important a historian as Stephen Sondheim is a writer," according to Library author of the monumental American Musical Theater: A Chronicle ("absolutely the best reference book on its subject"--Newsweek) here completes his trilogy which began with American Operetta and American Musical Cited by: 3.

The Wicked Stage: Book musicals vs. concept musicals – are they both under threat. Sarah Green January 8, Opinion Theatre views If you study musical theatre in any sort of depth you will come to realise that nearly every show falls into one of two categories: either a book musical or a concept show.

Laurence Maslon is an arts professor in the Graduate Acting Program at New York University's Tisch School of the Arts. The author or editor of several books about musical theater, including The South Pacific Companion, he co-wrote two episodes of the Emmy-winning Broadway: The American Musical with Michael Kantor, as well as the companion volume.

He also wrote the /5(16). "In American musical theater, Bordman has become as important a historian as Stephen Sondheim is a writer," according to Library Journal. The author of the monumental American Musical Theater: A Chronicle ("absolutely the best reference book on its subject"—Newsweek) here completes his trilogy which began with American musical revue book Operetta and Pages: Book musicals have taken many names and forms throughout history: comic operas, opera bouffe, operettas, burlesque, extravaganza, musical comedies, and others.

The Revue can be traced back to variety shows, music halls, vaudeville, and minstrel : Derek Bonin. Get this from a library.

American musical revue: from the passing show to Sugar babies. [Gerald Martin Bordman] -- "In American musical theater, Bordman has become as important a historian as Stephen Sondheim is a writer," according to Library Journal.

The author of the monumental American Musical Theater: A. The revue continued successfully into the Great Depression, but those that survived had a greater discipline or a stronger theme to unite all the various acts.

Development of the American Musical Theatre. STUDY. Flashcards. Learn. Write. Spell. Test. PLAY. Match. Gravity. Created by. bwalden. Terms in this set () Revue/Book musical Theatre Guild Wanted to show off young actors 18 shows written by Rodgers and Hart There was a lack of integration in the songs.

As Bordman's slim but compact American Operetta: From H.M.S. Pinafore To Sweeney Todd traces the strand of operetta, this same-size sister volume American Musical Revue: From The Passing Show To Sugar Babies traces the parallel strand of the musical revue, both of which finally flowed into the larger channel which became the American Musical.

In Bordman's /5. - Explore kenbrock's board "Musical Revues", followed by people on Pinterest. See more ideas about Musicals, It cast and Day for night pins. Kislan explains all the basic principles, materials and techniques that go into the major elements of a musical production - the book, lyrics, score, dance and set design.

He traces the musical's evolution through the colorful eras of minstrels, vaudeville, burlesque, revue, and comic opera up to the present day. He discusses the lives, techniques, and contributions of such great 20th.

The exhibition, The Great American Revue, focuses on Broadway revue series, – But, they were not the only shows on Broadway. During those three decades, dozens of musical comedies by African American songwriters, featuring African American casts were presented successfully in Broadway theaters.

They were musical comedies, not revues. -Father of American Musical Comedy - Brash, self-promoting, charismatic, "flag-waving patriot", self-made - Said he was born on 4th of July - Son of Irish immigrants - Created American archetype of the Yankee/Johnnie - Best known for the song "Yankee Doodle Dandy" - Significant for musical elements of the hook, riff, and sampling.

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A bevy of accomplished Broadway and Off-Broadway composers and writers have created the ultimate revue. The No-Frills Revue is a melodic, "not liable to date in our lifetime" satire: a sort of musical Saturday Night Live!. Conceived by director/lyricist Martin Charnin (Annie), The No-Frills Revues takes its cue from the brilliantly sardonic topical revues of the s, employing.

As in non-musical plays, the ending of each scene in a book musical must project the action forward, pointing the audience's interest into the scenes to come. Since good showtunes often capture a moment of transition, realization or decision, a song (or a brief reprise) is often used to bring scenes to a neat close.The No-Frills Revue.

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