ISBN 9780719051975,Amateur Operatics: A Social and Cultural History

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ISBN 9780719051975

Manchester University Press

Publication Year 2005

ISBN 9780719051975

ISBN-10 0719051975


Number of Pages 304 Pages
Language (English)

Medical physics

Since the late nineteenth century, amateur operatics groups have played a major role in extending musical theater from the commercial stage into the lives of local communities. In a potent mixture of operettas, Grand Opera and Broadway musicals, amateur operatics provided an important avenue for public self-expression and gender definition. This major new study examines this fascinating outlet for the expression of popular taste.