This is one of the first books to offer a rigorous analysis of the enormous changes in the musical theatre during the 1980s and 90s. In addition, it focuses on the contribution of well-known, serious theatre directors to the mainstream Musical Theatre and it is the first book to offer a dual Anglo-American perspective on this subject.
|Publisher:||Palgrave Macmillan US|
|Series:||Palgrave Studies in Theatre and Performance History|
|Product dimensions:||5.51(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.03(d)|
About the Author
Dr. Miranda Lundskaer-Nielsen is a founding producer of the New York Musical Theatre Festival and a Senior Lecturer in Drama at Bath Spa University, England.
Table of ContentsChallenge from Within: Harold Prince in Context
• The Prince Legacy: Musical Drama on Broadway
• Cultural Barricades: British Musicals in the Eighties and Nineties *Beyond the Logos: West End Musical Drama
• New Horizons: Musical Drama in the Non-Profit Theatre *Expanding Boundaries: Non-profit Directors in the Nineties
• British Directors and the Classic American Musicals
• Afterlife: Reinterpreting the Canon