David Braham: The American Offenbach

David Braham: The American Offenbach

by John Franceschina
     
 

ISBN-10: 0415937698

ISBN-13: 9780415937696

Pub. Date: 12/15/2002

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

First Published in 2003. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

Overview

First Published in 2003. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780415937696
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
12/15/2002
Series:
Forgotten Stars of the Musical Theatre Series
Pages:
224
Product dimensions:
6.10(w) x 9.10(h) x 1.20(d)

Table of Contents

Acknowledgmentsix
Series Introduction: "Sic transit gloria spectaculi": Some Famous but Forgotten Figures of the Musical Theatrexi
Chapter 1Overture: "My Brother's Violin"1
Chapter 2Act One: "Leader of the Orchestra"13
Chapter 3Olio: "W. H. Lingard"31
Chapter 4Act Two: "Variety Virtuosos"45
Chapter 5Act Three: "Josh Hart and the Theatre Comique"61
Chapter 6Intermezzo: "Olios at the Eagle"91
Chapter 7Act Four: "Harrigan, Hart, and Braham"103
Chapter 8Entr'Acte: "The New Comique"139
Chapter 9Act Five: "Triumphs at the Park"169
Chapter 10Act Six: "Harrigan's Theatre"193
Chapter 11Grand Finale: "I Have Had My Share of It"215
Appendix ASongs by David Braham233
Appendix BSongs by the Braham Family241
Appendix CThe Repertoire during Braham's Employment at the Grand Opera House245
Appendix DThe Repertoire during Braham's Employment at Wallack's Theatre251
Index254

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