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The Resource Richard Barr : the playwright's producer, David A. Crespy ; with a foreword by Edward Albee, (electronic resource)

Richard Barr : the playwright's producer, David A. Crespy ; with a foreword by Edward Albee, (electronic resource)

Label
Richard Barr : the playwright's producer
Title
Richard Barr
Title remainder
the playwright's producer
Statement of responsibility
David A. Crespy ; with a foreword by Edward Albee
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Crespy, David Allison
Dewey number
  • 792.02/32092
  • B
LC call number
PN2287.B22
LC item number
C84 2013
Series statement
Theater in the Americas
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Barr, Richard
  • Theatrical producers and directors
Label
Richard Barr : the playwright's producer, David A. Crespy ; with a foreword by Edward Albee, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 261-267) and index
Contents
Introduction: "you have to hock your house: the story of a producer" -- Privilege with a price: Washington, Princeton, and early theatre efforts -- Playing with martians: stage and screen with Orson Welles and the Mercury Theatre -- A theatrical warrior: Lieutenant Richard Barr -- Learning the director's craft: stock, Broadway, and City Center -- Broadway beginnings: Ethyl Waters, Ruth Draper, and theatrical collage -- The zoo story: discovering Edward Albee -- Producers at work: on Broadway, off-Broadway, and off-off Broadway -- Experimenting with Edward Malcolm to all over -- Hocking the house: Seascape to Sweeney Todd -- Brightening Broadway's lights: Barr's legacy to the American theatre -- Afterword / Edward Albee
Control code
OCM1bookssj0000863691
Dimensions
unknown
Isbn
9780809331413
Lccn
2012034893
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)bookssj0000863691
Label
Richard Barr : the playwright's producer, David A. Crespy ; with a foreword by Edward Albee, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 261-267) and index
Contents
Introduction: "you have to hock your house: the story of a producer" -- Privilege with a price: Washington, Princeton, and early theatre efforts -- Playing with martians: stage and screen with Orson Welles and the Mercury Theatre -- A theatrical warrior: Lieutenant Richard Barr -- Learning the director's craft: stock, Broadway, and City Center -- Broadway beginnings: Ethyl Waters, Ruth Draper, and theatrical collage -- The zoo story: discovering Edward Albee -- Producers at work: on Broadway, off-Broadway, and off-off Broadway -- Experimenting with Edward Malcolm to all over -- Hocking the house: Seascape to Sweeney Todd -- Brightening Broadway's lights: Barr's legacy to the American theatre -- Afterword / Edward Albee
Control code
OCM1bookssj0000863691
Dimensions
unknown
Isbn
9780809331413
Lccn
2012034893
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)bookssj0000863691

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