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Enchanted evenings : the Broadway musical from Show boat to Sondheim and Lloyd Webber / Geoffrey Block.

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Author/Creator:
Block, Geoffrey Holden, 1948-
Language:
English.
Publication date:
2009
Imprint:
2nd ed. - Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2009.
Format:
  • Book
  • xxxiii, 446 p. : ill., music ; 24 cm.
Bibliography:
Includes bibliographical references (p. 411-424) and index.
Contents:
  • Show boat : in the beginning
  • Anything goes : songs ten, book three
  • Porgy and Bess : Broadway opera
  • On your toes and Pal Joey : dance gets into the act and "sweet water from a foul well"
  • The cradle will rock : a labor musical for art's sake
  • Lady in the dark and One touch of Venus : the Broadway stranger and his American dreams
  • Stage vs. screen (1) : before Rodgers and Hammerstein
  • Carousel : the invasion of the integrated musical
  • Kiss me, Kate : the taming of Cole Porter
  • Guys and dolls and The most happy fella : the greater Loesser
  • My fair lady : from Pygmalion to Cinderella
  • West side story : the very model of a major musical
  • Stage vs. screen (2) : after Oklahoma!
  • Sweeney Todd, the demon barber of Fleet Street and Sunday in the park with George : happily ever after West side story with Sondheim
  • The Phantom of the opera : the reigning champion of Broadway.
Subjects:
ISBN:
9780195384000
0195384008

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