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Broadway Musicals

The 101 Greatest Shows of All Time

by Ken Bloom

  • 22 Want to read
  • 18 Currently reading

Published by Black Dog & Leventhal Publishers .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Musical theatre,
  • New York (State),
  • Music,
  • Performing Arts,
  • Theater - Broadway & Musical Revue,
  • MUSIC / Genres & Styles / Musicals,
  • Performing Arts / Broadway & Musical Revue,
  • General,
  • Theater - General,
  • Encyclopedias,
  • Musicals,
  • New York

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages336
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8756565M
    ISBN 101579123902
    ISBN 109781579123901

    The largest database of Broadway musicals. Song lyrics, review, synopsis, description, script and media files - All Musicals. Broadway Musical Home. Broadway tickets, merchandise, music, videos, and all the news, reviews, and information you want about Broadway musicals, people, theatres, awards, and production rights at your home for all things Broadway. Looking for plays? Visit our sister site, Broadway Play Home.

      The longest running plays on Broadway are typically musicals, with more than different musicals that have all run for more than 1, performances. The longest running show is The Phantom of the Opera (30 record breaking years) which has more t performances and is still playing on Broadway at this time in Broadway CDs/DVDs. At , you'll find one of the most comprehensive collections of Broadway and off-Broadway musicals and plays filmed live on stage and currently available on DVD. We also carry the original cast recordings from today's biggest Broadway hits.

      Praise for Broadway Musicals: "This book is a joy from cover to cover." — Dallas Morning News "This book is a must for fans of musical theater." — Hartford Courant "A nostalgic treasure trove." — Seattle Times "For any theater fan or musical buff it is a perfect abridged education." — Minneapolis Star Tribune" Broadway Musicals is a 4/4(2). Browse Broadway musicals originally based on, inspired by, or adapted from novels, series, short stories, or poetry. Find Other Shows by Type Browse shows categorized by content, style, success and more by clicking on the icons.


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The Book. Finally, a book as glorious as its subject: this lush showcase for everyone who loves musicals covers the most influential, popular, and enduring Broadway shows--all of which have toured the country and been performed in theatres large and small everywhere/5.

Broadway Musicals is a richly illustrated, and information-packed celebration of the most popular and enduring Broadway shows of all time. Each show is featured in a detailed, photo-filled chapter that includes expert commentary, special features on the creators and performers, plot synopses, cast and song lists, production details, and backstage by: 4.

Seeing a Broadway musical and reading books about the show’s stars, its inception, or even crafting a musical itself.

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With a foreword by Julie Andrews, this edition is revised and updated, with brand-new material on all the Broadway musicals through the – season, including The Book of Mormon, Hamilton, Dear Evan Hansen, and Hadestown.5/5(17). Broadway Musicals is a difficult book to review. On the one hand, it is detailed and informative, with sections concentrating first on different aspects of musical theatre production and then on some key figures in the industry.

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