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  1. Harry B. Smith

    Dean of American Librettists

    By John Franceschina

    Series: Forgotten Stars of the Musical Theatre

    Harry B. Smith was the most prolific writer of librettos for the American musical theatre in history, with nearly half of his 300 works actually opening in New York City. In addition, Smith was instrumental in adapting and popularizing foreign musicals in America, significantly influencing writing...

    Published June 23rd 2003 by Routledge

  2. David Braham

    The American Offenbach

    By John Franceschina

    Series: Forgotten Stars of the Musical Theatre

    First Published in 2003. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published December 26th 2002 by Routledge

  3. Hollywood Songsters

    Singers Who Act and Actors Who Sing: A Biographical Dictionary

    By James Parish, Michael Pitts

    For fans of musicals, singing, Hollywood history, and the lives of stars, no other work equals this new three-volume reference to the on- and off-camera careers of more than 100 performers who made major contributions to the American screen musical. From June Allyson to Mae West, Hollwood Songsters...

    Published December 13th 2002 by Routledge

  4. William B. Gill

    From the Goldfields to Broadway

    By Kurt Ganzl

    Series: Forgotten Stars of the Musical Theatre

    First Published in 2003. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published September 6th 2002 by Routledge

  5. Leslie Stuart

    Composer of Florodora

    By Andrew Lamb

    Series: Forgotten Stars of the Musical Theatre

    Leslie Stuart (1864-1928) was a British songwriter best remembered as the composer of the hit show, Florodora. He began writing popular songs as a teenager, first for blackface and vaudeville performers, and eventually for more "legitimate" shows and revues. Florodora (1899), written in...

    Published August 2nd 2002 by Routledge

  6. Lydia Thompson

    Queen of Burlesque

    By Kurt Ganzl

    Series: Forgotten Stars of the Musical Theatre

    First Published in 2002. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published April 3rd 2002 by Routledge

  7. Pasticcio and Temperance Plays in America

    Il Pesceballo (1862) and Ten Nights...

    Edited by Dale Cockrell

    Series: Nineteenth-Century American Musical Theater Series

    First Published in 1995. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published November 1st 1994 by Routledge

  8. Early Burlesque

    Evangeline, Or the Belle of Acadie, Music by Everett Rice, Script by J. Cheever Goodwin, 1874

    Edited by Richard Jackson

    Series: Nineteenth-Century American Musical Theater Series

    First published in 1994. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published March 1st 1994 by Routledge

  9. Uncle Tom's Cabin

    by George L. Aiken and George C. Howard, 1852

    By George L. Aiken, George C. Howard

    Edited by Thomas Riis

    Series: Nineteenth-Century American Musical Theater Series

    First Published in 1994. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published March 1st 1994 by Routledge