Approaches To The American Musical available in Paperback
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Table of Contents
Copyright Acknowledgements Notes on Contributors 1. Introduction. Cultural Musicology and the American Musical, Robert Lawson-Peebles 2. From Butterfly to Saigon - Europe, America and "
, Wilfrid Mellers 3. There's No Business like Show Business - a Speculative Reading of the Broadway Musical, Carey Wall 4. From Gold Diggers to Bar Girls - a Selective History of the American Movie Musical, Ralph Willett 5. Holy Yumpin' Yiminy Scandinavian Immigrant Stereotypes in Early 20th Century American Musical, Anne-Charlotte Hanes Harvey 6. Movies in Disguise - Negotiating Censorship and Patriarchy Through the Dances of Fred Astaire and Ginger Rogers, Sue Rickard 7. Brush Up Your Shakespeare, Robert Lawson-Peebles 8. Who Loves You Porgy? The Debates Surrounding Gershwin's Musical, David Horn 9. "
West Side Story"
Revisited, Wilfrid Mellers 10. Sondheim and the Art that has No Name, Stephen Banfield Index