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From San Francisco eastward : Victorian theater in the American West

Author: Carolyn Grattan Eichin
Publisher: Reno ; Las Vegas : University of Nevada Press, [2020]
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Secondary (senior high) school : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"This is a study of theater in the hinterlands of the American West. In clear prose the author takes the reader through the ups and downs of an economic rollercoaster of theatrical strategies and personalities ever changing to meet the unique challenges of the region"--
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Eichin, Carolyn Grattan, 1951-
From San Francisco eastward.
Reno ; Las Vegas : University of Nevada Press, [2020]
(DLC) 2019048365
Material Type: Document, Secondary (senior high) school, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Carolyn Grattan Eichin
ISBN: 1948908379 9781948908375
OCLC Number: 1127185478
Description: 1 online resource
Contents: The western setting : reciprocity with the hinterland --
Deconstructing western audiences : class, ethnicity, gender, and the necessary evil --
Earliest entertainment venues : sexualized genres --
Theater's social setting : transition to respectability --
Moving the cultural frontier with combination companies --
The fluid world of variety theater --
Sculptors in snow : legitimate theater successes --
Minority voices in the theater : a productive dissonance.
Responsibility: Carolyn Grattan Eichin.

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Explores the presence and influence of theatre in the West during the Victorian era. San Francisco, Carolyn Grattan Eichin argues, served as the centre of the western theatrical world, having  Read more...

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To date, most large-scale studies of theatrical performance in the nineteenth-century U.S. West have taken the form of chronicles as opposed to analyses, and have tended to be limited in geographical Read more...

 
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