The London Theatre

THE LONDON THEATRE . A COLLECTION OF THE Most celebrated Dramatic Pieces . CORRECTLY GIVEN , FROM COPIES USED IN THE THEATRES , BY THOMAS DIBDIN , OF THE THEATRE ROYAL , DRURY LANE . VOLUME III . LONDON : PRINTED FOR WHITTINGHAM AND ...

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The London Theatre
Language: en
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Authors: Thomas Dibdin
Categories: English drama
Type: BOOK - Published: 1815 - Publisher:

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London Theatre
Language: en
Pages: 26
Authors: Thomas Dibdin
Categories: English drama
Type: BOOK - Published: 1815 - Publisher:

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John Gay and the London Theatre
Language: en
Pages: 232
Authors: Calhoun Winton
Categories: Drama
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-10-21 - Publisher: University Press of Kentucky

The Beggar's Opera, often referred to today as the first musical comedy, was the most popular dramatic piece of the eighteenth century -- and is the work that John Gay (1685-1732) is best remembered for having written. That association of popular music and satiric lyrics has proved to be continuingly
Music in the London Theatre from Purcell to Handel
Language: en
Pages: 320
Authors: Colin Timms, Bruce Wood
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-06-29 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

This book is concerned with a hundred years of musical drama in England. It charts the development of the genre from the theatre works of Henry Purcell (and his contemporaries) to the dramatic oratorios of George Frideric Handel (and his). En route it investigates the objections to all-sung drama in
The London Theatre: Belle's stratagem; Gamester; Brothers; Richard Coeur de Lion
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Thomas Dibdin
Categories: English drama
Type: BOOK - Published: 1815 - Publisher:

Books about The London Theatre: Belle's stratagem; Gamester; Brothers; Richard Coeur de Lion