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It happened on Broadway : an oral history of the Great White Way

Author: Myrna Frommer; Harvey Frommer
Publisher: Lanham : Taylor Trade Publishing, [2015]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In this deliciously revealing oral history of Broadway from World War II through the 1980s, more than one hundred theater veterans-including Carol Channing, Hal Prince, Donna McKechnie, Hal Holbrook,  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Biography
History
Interviews
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Myrna Frommer; Harvey Frommer
ISBN: 9781589799165 158979916X 1589799178 9781589799172
OCLC Number: 873007294
Description: xxiii, 266 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: Broadway calling --
The waterfall and the camel were still there --
It was an exciting time to be in the theater --
That sense of truth --
Something wonderful --
We were the essence of New York --
Look, look, look who's dancin' now --
You can never tell --
The x factor --
That's the craft --
Epilogue: the perpetual invalid.
Responsibility: [compiled by] Myrna Katz Frommer and Harvey Frommer.

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There's no people like show people to take you behind the scenes [of Broadway theater]. The Frommers haven't written a history of Broadway. They've woven one from the recollections of an all-star Read more...

 
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