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Drama / Music


Opera—Dead or Alive
Production, Performance, and Enjoyment of Musical Theatre
Ronald E. Mitchell

Playwright, director, and critic Ronald E. Mitchell offers general readers a richer understanding of traditions, terms, styles, and staging techniques of musical theater, including an introduction to operas and musicals, from baroque and romantic operas to Gilbert & Sullivan, from proletarian dramas to Broadway shows like Oklahoma!

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January 2005
LC: 73-021772 ML
334 pp.   5 1/2 x 8 1/2
26 illus.
ISBN-10: 0-299-05814-X
ISBN-13: 978-0-299-05814-2 Paper $21.95 s

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