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Author Hecht, Stuart Joel, 1955-
Title Transposing Broadway [electronic resource] : Jews, assimilation, and the American musical / Stuart J. Hecht.
Published New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2011.
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 Electronic Book  ML1711 .H34 2011eb    ONLINE
Edition 1st ed.
Description 1 online resource (240 p.)
Series Palgrave studies in theatre and performance history
Palgrave studies in theatre and performance history.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [221]-226) and index.
Contents Introduction: Broadway as a cultural Ellis Island -- Hello, young lovers: assimilation and dramatic configurations in the American musical -- The melting pot paradigm of Irving Berlin -- How to succeed -- Cinderellas -- Turns of the century: dreams of progress, dreams of loss -- Fiddler's children -- Lovable monsters: an epilogue.
Note Description based on print version record.
Subject Musicals -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Jews -- Cultural assimilation -- United States.
Jews -- United States -- Identity.
Related To Print version: Hecht, Stuart Joel,. Transposing Broadway. New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2011. 9780230113275 0230113273 (DLC) 2011017726
ISBN 1137001747 (electronic bk.)
9781137001740 (electronic bk.)
9780230113275 (alk. paper)
0230113273 (alk. paper)