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The Resource The Great White Way : race and the Broadway musical, Warren Hoffman, (electronic resource/)

The Great White Way : race and the Broadway musical, Warren Hoffman, (electronic resource/)

Label
The Great White Way : race and the Broadway musical
Title
The Great White Way
Title remainder
race and the Broadway musical
Statement of responsibility
Warren Hoffman
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The Great White Way reveals the racial politics, content, and subtexts that have haunted musicals for almost one hundred years from Show Boat (1927) to The Scottsboro Boys (2011). It investigates the thematic content of the Broadway musical and considers how musicals work on a structural level, allowing them to simultaneously present and hide their racial agendas. New archival research will have theater fans and scholars forever rethinking how they view this popular American ente
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1976-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hoffman, Warren
Dewey number
792.6089/0097471
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
ML3918.M85
LC item number
H64 2014eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Race in musical theater
  • Music and race
  • Musical theater
  • Musical theater
  • Musical theater
  • Musical theater
  • Music and race
  • Musical theater
  • Musical theater
  • Race in musical theater
  • PERFORMING ARTS
  • PERFORMING ARTS
Label
The Great White Way : race and the Broadway musical, Warren Hoffman, (electronic resource/)
Link
http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=706375
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Overture : all singin'! all dancin'! all white people? -- Act one : 1927-1957 -- Only make believe : performing race in Show boat -- Playing cowboys and Indians : forging whiteness in Oklahoma! and Annie get your gun -- Trouble in New York City : the racial politics of West Side story and the Music man -- Act two : 1967-2012 -- Carbon copies : Black and interracial productions of white musicals -- A chorus line : the Benetton of Broadway musicals -- Everything old is new again : nostalgia and the Broadway musical at the end of the twentieth century -- Exit music
Control code
ocn870994539
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 251 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813563367
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
22573/ctt5m4zfz
System control number
  • (OCoLC)870994539
  • (Sirsi) a1848268
Label
The Great White Way : race and the Broadway musical, Warren Hoffman, (electronic resource/)
Link
http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=706375
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Overture : all singin'! all dancin'! all white people? -- Act one : 1927-1957 -- Only make believe : performing race in Show boat -- Playing cowboys and Indians : forging whiteness in Oklahoma! and Annie get your gun -- Trouble in New York City : the racial politics of West Side story and the Music man -- Act two : 1967-2012 -- Carbon copies : Black and interracial productions of white musicals -- A chorus line : the Benetton of Broadway musicals -- Everything old is new again : nostalgia and the Broadway musical at the end of the twentieth century -- Exit music
Control code
ocn870994539
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 251 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813563367
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
22573/ctt5m4zfz
System control number
  • (OCoLC)870994539
  • (Sirsi) a1848268

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