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Setting the stage : Montreal theatre, 1920-1949

Author: Herbert Whittaker; Jonathan Rittenhouse
Publisher: Montreal [Que.] : McGill-Queen's University Press, ©1999.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The story of Montreal's theatrical cultures and their part in the development of Canadian theatre. The author recreates the vibrancy of the Montreal theatre scene in the 1930s and 40s and gives vivid  Read more...

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Whittaker, Herbert, 1910-
Setting the stage.
Montreal ; Ithaca [N.Y.] : McGill-Queen's University Press, ©1999
(DLC) 99900744
Named Person: Herbert Whittaker; Herbert Whittaker; Herbert Whittaker
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Herbert Whittaker; Jonathan Rittenhouse
ISBN: 9780773568150 0773568158
OCLC Number: 181843886
Description: 1 online resource (298 pages, [12] pages of plates) : illustrations (chiefly color), portraits
Contents: Foreword / Christopher Plummer --
Introduction / Jonathan Rittenhouse --
The Story So Far --
Beginnings: Hamlet Launches Three Careers --
The Church and the Stage Meet --
Searching for a Role --
The Montreal Repertory Theatre --
MRT to Guy Street and Moyse Hall --
Our Fair-Weather Theatre --
Riding Off in All Directions --
The Critic, Retrospective --
Le rideau se leve --
Afterword: A Contextual Commentary Jonathan Rittenhouse.
Responsibility: Herbert Whittaker ; edited by Jonathan Rittenhouse.
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