The Boys from Syracuse

The Boys from Syracuse

Author: Foster Hirsch

Publisher: Cooper Square Press

ISBN: 9781461698753

Category: Biography & Autobiography

Page: 374

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From 1905 to the crash of 1929, Sam Shubert (1874-1905) and his brothers Lee (1874-1953) and J. J. (1878-1963), despite poor beginnings and near-illiteracy, created a theater monopoly unrivaled in history. Their ruthless business tactics and showmanship made 42nd Street the heart of American popular theater and won them the most sought-after stars of the day, including Al Jolson, Carmen Miranda, Eddie Cantor, Fanny Brice, Mae West, and Fred Astaire.
The Boys from Syracuse
Language: en
Pages: 374
Authors: Foster Hirsch
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2000-09-05 - Publisher: Cooper Square Press

From 1905 to the crash of 1929, Sam Shubert (1874-1905) and his brothers Lee (1874-1953) and J. J. (1878-1963), despite poor beginnings and near-illiteracy, created a theater monopoly unrivaled in history. Their ruthless business tactics and showmanship made 42nd Street the heart of American popular theater and won them the
The Boys from Syracuse
Language: en
Pages: 211
Authors: Richard Rodgers, Lorenz Hart
Categories: Music
Type: BOOK - Published: 1965 - Publisher: Hal Leonard Corporation

(Vocal Score). The complete vocal score to Rodgers and Hart's musical adaptation of Shakespeare's A Comedy of Errors Includes 16 songs, including: Boys from Syracruse * Come with Me * Falling in Love with Love * He and She * Ladies of the Evening * The Shortest Day of the
Balanchine and Kirstein's American Enterprise
Language: en
Pages: 400
Authors: James Steichen
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-10-04 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

In 1933 choreographer George Balanchine and impresario Lincoln Kirstein embarked on an elusive quest to found a ballet company and school in the United States. Though their efforts would eventually result in the creation of the New York City Ballet and the School of American Ballet, the first decade of
The Boys from Syracuse
Language: en
Pages: 378
Authors: Foster Hirsch
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2000 - Publisher: Cooper Square Pub

From 1905 to the crash of 1929, Sam Shubert and his brothers Lee and J.J., despite poor beginnings and near-illiteracy, created a theater monopoly unrivaled in history.
The American Repertory Theatre Reference Book
Language: en
Pages: 282
Authors: Marilyn Plotkins
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005 - Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group

A comprehensive reference guide to the history of the American Repertory Theater ( A.R.T.), its programming and the theater artists who shape its distinctive character.