2: The Cambridge History of American Theatre (Volume 2)

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$46.72 - $56.20
UPC:
9780521679848
Maximum Purchase:
3 units
Binding:
Paperback
Publication Date:
2006-01-23
Language:
english
Edition:
1st Pbk. Ed

Product Overview

Volume Two begins in the post-Civil War period and traces the development of American theater up to 1945. It discusses the role of vaudeville, European influences, the rise of the Little Theater movement, changing audiences, modernism, the Federal Theater movement, major actors and the rise of the star system, and the achievements of notable playwrights. This volume places American theater in its social, economic, and political context.

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