These plays show a fascinating side of the American melodramatic imagination as it was nurtured in the social world of the nineteenth century, and later grew to be a dominant genre in the theatre, film, and television of today. Includes: The Poor of New York by Dion Boucicault, Uncle Tom's Cabin by George Aiken/Harriet Beecher Stowe, Under the Gaslight by Augustin Daly, The Girl of the Golden West by David Belasco.
|Publisher:||Theatre Communications Group|
|Product dimensions:||6.00(w) x 8.70(h) x 0.50(d)|
Table of Contents
Uncle Tom's Cabin
Under a Gaslight
The Girl of the Golden West