In this volume, Amnon Kabatchnik provides an overview of more than 150 important and memorable theatrical works of crime and detection between the 1925 and 1950. Each entry includes a plot synopsis, production data, and the opinions of well known and respected critics and scholars.staged, bitingly funny scenes, Bob Fosse paints a world of grotesquely gay corruption, a11 while T. E. Kalen of Time Magazine was taken by ... that uncoils whenever Gwen Verdon (Roxie Hart) and her sister in crime, Chita Rivera (Velma Kelly), do their solos and duets. ... run (aA Flagrantly inadequate play-script . . . a flimsy and amateurish drama . . . a scissors and paste-pot structure of scenes . . . choppy, anbsp;...
|Title||:||Blood on the Stage, 1925-1950|
|Publisher||:||Scarecrow Press - 2010|