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Sing for Your Supper free pdf In the 1930s, Broadway's lights still burned brightly. Ethan Mordden completes his history of the Broadway musical by taking a look at this forgotten era. Shows like "Anything Goes" brought the glitter of Cole Porter and Merman's brass to the public. Innovations in dance were pioneered by Balanchine and others. Scenic advancements made Astaire's "The Band Wagon" move across the stage in novel ways. Gershwin's revolutionary "Porgy and Bess" entered the canon of American Classics. And "The Cradle Will Rock "and "Johnny Johnson" took the American political temperature. With his trademark wit and style, Ethan Mordden shines the spotlight on Broadway's forgotten decade.

About Ethan Mordden

Ethan Mordden is the author of many books, including "The Happiest Corpse I've Ever Seen: The Last Twenty-Five Years of the Broadway Musical" (Palgrave Macmillan, 2004).

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Author : Ethan Mordden
Publisher : Palgrave MacMillan
Data Published : 01 March 2005
ISBN : 0312239513
EAN : 9780312239510
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 270 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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