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.
|Publisher:||Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc.|
|Series:||Historical Dictionaries of Literature and the Arts Series|
|Edition description:||Second Edition|
|Product dimensions:||6.00(w) x 9.10(h) x 1.50(d)|
About the Author
William A. Everett is Associate Professor and Coordinator of Musicology at the University of Missouri-Kansas City Conservatory of Music and Dance, where he also serves as chair of the Division of Composition, Music Theory, and Musicology. Paul R. Laird is Professor of Musicology and Director of the Musicology Division at the University of Kansas, where he teaches undergraduate and graduate courses in music history and directs the Instrumental Collegium Musicum.
Table of Contents
Part 1 Editor's Foreword Part 2 Preface Part 3 Chronology Part 4 Introduction Part 5 THE DICTIONARY Part 6 Appendix: Winners of the Tony Award for Best Musical, 1949-2006 Part 7 Bibliography Part 8 About the Authors