American Cinderellas on the Broadway Musical Stage : Imagining the Working Girl from Irene to Gypsy Hardback
by Maya Cantu
Part of the Palgrave Studies in Theatre and Performance History series
Drawing upon Broadway musicals ranging from Irene (1919) to Gypsy (1959), Maya Cantu considers how Cinderella Broadway musicals from the 1920s through the 1950s adapted and transformed Perrault's fairy tale icon in order to address changing social and professional roles for American women.
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 276 pages, 11 Illustrations, black and white; XIV, 276 p. 11 illus.
- Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan
- Publication Date: 12/10/2015
- Category: Musicals
- ISBN: 9781137561459