The Oxford Handbook of the American Musical presents keywords and critical terms that deepen analysis and interpretation of the musical. Taking into account issues of composition, performance, and reception, the book's contributors bring a wide range of practical and theoretical perspectives to bear on their considerations of one of America's most lively, enduring artistic traditions.... the straight couple as the norm.15 A similar dynamic exists in Avenue Q, where the gay characters are sweet and silly but ... While considerable information about gender in a musical can be gleaned from a script and a score, for audiences, anbsp;...
|Title||:||The Oxford Handbook of The American Musical|
|Author||:||Raymond Knapp, Mitchell Morris, Stacy Wolf|
|Publisher||:||OUP USA - 2011-11-04|