Call Number: ML 1711 .O95 2011 (Reference collection)
Publication Date: 2011-11-04
A Chronology of American Musical Theater by Richard C. NortonOffers in-depth coverage of Broadway musicals from 1850-2001. The book's entries span more than 5,000 shows, including not only "book musicals" but also revivals, revues, burlesques, operettas, farce comedies, comic operas, ice skating shows, rock operas, and other musical spectacles that appeared on Broadway stages.
Call Number: ML 1711.8 .N3 N67 2002 (Reference collection)
Publication Date: 2002-06-06
Broadway Musicals - Show by Show by Stanley Green; Kay GreenThis updated edition of one of the best-selling and comprehensive Broadway reference books, first published in 1985, has been expanded to include many of the most important and memorable productions of the American musical theater, including revivals.
Past issues circulate! M 1711 .G735 1990, also 1985.
Call Number: ML 1711 .G735 1996 (Reference collection)
Anything Goes by Ethan MorddenOffers a history of American musical theater from the 1920s through to the 1970s, and includes such famous works as "Oklahoma!, " "The Red Mill, " and "Porgy and Bess."
Call Number: ML 1711 .M732 A59 2013
Publication Date: 2013-09-05
Showtime by Larry StempelStempel combines original research—including a wealthy of primary sources and archival holdings—with deft and insightful analysis, and explores the rich strands of musical theater by genre and type, looking at not only how musicals work but also how they serve as barometers of social concerns and bearers of cultural values