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  • Published: Ann Arbor : University of Michigan Press, c2006.
  • Year Published: 2006
  • Description: vi, 271 p., [8] p. of plates : ill. ; 24 cm.
  • Language: English
  • Format: Book

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  • 9780472115761 (cloth : alk. paper)
  • 9780472034024 (pbk.)
  • 0472115766 (cloth : alk. paper)

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The theater will rock : a history of the rock musical : from Hair to Hedwig

by Wollman, Elizabeth L., 1969-

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Call number: 782.141 Wo

Available Copies: Downtown 2nd Floor

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The birth of the rock musical in New York City -- Interlude 1: rock "authenticity" and the reception of the staged rock musical -- Hair and its imitators -- Interlude 2 : audiences -- Rock concept albums and the fragmented musical of the 1970s -- Interlude 3 : megamusicals -- Spectacles of the 1980s -- Interlude 4 : economics and marketing -- Rock musicians in the musical theater : the 1990s -- Interlude 5 : merging aesthetics, making performances -- Rock-influenced musicals at the millennium : the dawning of the age of-- the revival.

Contents: Hedwig and the Angry Inch. -- Hair.

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