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The Resource West Side story : cultural perspectives on an American musical, Elizabeth A. Wells

West Side story : cultural perspectives on an American musical, Elizabeth A. Wells

Label
West Side story : cultural perspectives on an American musical
Title
West Side story
Title remainder
cultural perspectives on an American musical
Statement of responsibility
Elizabeth A. Wells
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Wells presents a scholarly study of the American musical West Side Story, viewing the work from cultural, historical, and musical perspectives. --from publisher description
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1964-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Wells, Elizabeth Anne
Dewey number
782.1/4
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
ML410.B566
LC item number
W45 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • discographies
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Bernstein, Leonard
  • Musicals
  • Popular culture
Label
West Side story : cultural perspectives on an American musical, Elizabeth A. Wells
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 277-298), discography (pages 275-276), and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
"There's a place for us" : reflections on an American musical -- From Gangway! to Broadway : genesis of the musical -- "Music about music" : Bernstein and West Side story -- "Mambo!" : West Side story and the Hispanic -- "I and Velma ain't dumb" : the women of West Side story -- "A boy like that" : the gangs of West Side story -- From the West Side to the East Side : reception and revision -- "Finale" -- Appendix A: Lyrics to select songs -- Appendix B: Chronology -- Appendix C: Cast and crew of various productions, including award nominations and wins -- Appendix D: Discography fo complete show recordings
Control code
ocm631235463
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiii, 312 pages
Isbn
9780810876668
Lccn
2010020727
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)631235463
  • (Sirsi) a1089500
Label
West Side story : cultural perspectives on an American musical, Elizabeth A. Wells
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 277-298), discography (pages 275-276), and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
"There's a place for us" : reflections on an American musical -- From Gangway! to Broadway : genesis of the musical -- "Music about music" : Bernstein and West Side story -- "Mambo!" : West Side story and the Hispanic -- "I and Velma ain't dumb" : the women of West Side story -- "A boy like that" : the gangs of West Side story -- From the West Side to the East Side : reception and revision -- "Finale" -- Appendix A: Lyrics to select songs -- Appendix B: Chronology -- Appendix C: Cast and crew of various productions, including award nominations and wins -- Appendix D: Discography fo complete show recordings
Control code
ocm631235463
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiii, 312 pages
Isbn
9780810876668
Lccn
2010020727
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)631235463
  • (Sirsi) a1089500

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