Enchanted evenings : the Broadway musical from Show boat to Sondheim and Lloyd Webber (Book, 2009) [WorldCat.org]
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Enchanted evenings : the Broadway musical from Show boat to Sondheim and Lloyd Webber

Author: Geoffrey Holden Block; ebrary, Inc.
Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 2nd edView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Criticism, interpretation, etc
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Geoffrey Holden Block; ebrary, Inc.
OCLC Number: 1200876861
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. Palo Alto, Calif. : ebrary, 2013. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ebrary affiliated libraries.
Description: xxxiii, 446 p., W1-W134 : ill., music.
Contents: Introduction : setting the stage --
Act I : Before Rodgers and Hammerstein. 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 versus screen (1) : before Rodgers and Hammerstein --
Act II : the Broadway musical after Oklahoma!. 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 versus screen (2) : after Oklahoma! --
Epilogue : the age of Sondheim and Lloyd Webber. 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.
Responsibility: Geoffrey Block.

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