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Open a New Window free pdf In the 1960s, the Broadway musical underwent a revolution. What was once a form of entertainment characterized by sentimental standards, such as "Camelot" and "Hello, Dolly!" became one of brilliant and bittersweet masterpieces, such as "Cabaret" and "Fiddler on the Roof," In "Open a New Window," Mordden continues his history of the Broadway musical with the decade that bridged the gap between the fanciful shows of the fifties, such as "Call Me, Madam," and the sophisticated fare of the seventies, including "A Little Night Music" and "Follies," Here in brilliant detail are the decade and the people that transformed the Broadway musical--from the writer who knows it best.

About Ethan Mordden

Ethan Mordden is the author of "Make Believe: The Broadway Musical in the 1920s," "Everything's Coming Up Roses: The Broadway Musical in the 1950s," and "Beautiful Mornin': The Broadway Musical in the 1940s."

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Author : Ethan Mordden
Publisher : St. Martin's Griffin
Data Published : 01 November 2002
ISBN : 1403960135
EAN : 9781403960139
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 288 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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