The Resource Black theater in America, James Haskins

Black theater in America, James Haskins

Label
Black theater in America
Title
Black theater in America
Statement of responsibility
James Haskins
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Surveys the contributions of black performers and playwrights to drama, comedy and music from pre-Civil War days to the present
Action
committed to retain for EAST
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1941-2005
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Haskins, James
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PN2226
LC item number
.H37 1982
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African American theater
  • African American theater
  • African American theater
  • Drama
  • Theater
  • Schwarze
  • USA
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Black theater in America, James Haskins
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 174-177
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. "To be or not to be": the pre-Civil War theater -- 2. "Why does a chicken cross the road?": the rise and fall of minstrelsy in the 1800s -- 3. "Coontown" and cakewalks: the Black musical show, 1890-1916 -- 4. Riding the dream: from realism to renaissance, 1917-1921 -- 5. In De Lawd's pastures: conflict and compromise, the 1920s -- 6. "Double, double, toil and trouble": the depression years and the FTP, the 1930s -- 7. "Cast down your buckets where you are": the rise of the pre-World War II little theater -- 8. A hunger for truth: the theater of protest, the 1960s -- 9. Is the rainbow enuf?: new directions in the 1970s and today
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
184 pages
Isbn
9780690041293
Isbn Type
(lib. bdg.)
Lccn
81043874
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)08221130
  • (OCoLC)ocm08221130
Label
Black theater in America, James Haskins
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 174-177
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. "To be or not to be": the pre-Civil War theater -- 2. "Why does a chicken cross the road?": the rise and fall of minstrelsy in the 1800s -- 3. "Coontown" and cakewalks: the Black musical show, 1890-1916 -- 4. Riding the dream: from realism to renaissance, 1917-1921 -- 5. In De Lawd's pastures: conflict and compromise, the 1920s -- 6. "Double, double, toil and trouble": the depression years and the FTP, the 1930s -- 7. "Cast down your buckets where you are": the rise of the pre-World War II little theater -- 8. A hunger for truth: the theater of protest, the 1960s -- 9. Is the rainbow enuf?: new directions in the 1970s and today
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
184 pages
Isbn
9780690041293
Isbn Type
(lib. bdg.)
Lccn
81043874
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)08221130
  • (OCoLC)ocm08221130

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