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The theater of Augustin Daly an account of the late nineteenth century American stage. by Marvin Felheim

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Published by Harvard University Press in Cambridge .
Written in English



  • United States


  • Daly, Augustin, 1838-1899,
  • Theater -- United States -- History

Book details:

LC ClassificationsPN2287.D254 F4
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 329 p.
Number of Pages329
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6198665M
LC Control Number56007214

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The Theater of Augustin Daly Hardcover – January 1, by Marvin Felheim (Author) See all 5 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from Hardcover "Please retry" $ $ $ Hardcover, January 1, Author: Marvin Felheim. Genre/Form: History: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Felheim, Marvin, Theater of Augustin Daly. Cambridge, Harvard University Press, The Theater of Augustin Daly [Felheim, Marvin] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. The Theater of Augustin Daly. The Ada Rehan and Augustin Daly Collection, , consists of promptbooks and actor's sides, photographs, clippings, correspondence, costume designs and other artworks, a scrapbook, and a souvenir playbill that document the professional and personal activities of Ada Rehan, American actress, and Augustin Daly, American theater manager and.

Augustin Daly died in , and yes, I know his name likely means nothing to you. But as an individual who runs a website named for a playwright who died in , coming across Daly’s name — which happens approximately 10 minutes to never — gives me good cause to stop and take notice. As was the case when I received a press release announcing that NYC’s Metropolitan Playhouse (where. Felheim, Marvin The Theater of Augustin Daly An Account of the Late Nineteenth Century American Stage. Daly was praised for his energy and dedication when after suffering a stroke in August he dictated from his bed his last column to his sons Thomas and Leonard. In the preface to A Little Book of American Humorous Verse (), compiled by Daly, he indicated that "the best of continued popularity" is the same as "the judgment of time.". Performing America provides fresh perspectives on the development of visions of both America and "America"--that is, the actual community and the constructed concept--on a variety of theatrical stages. It explores the role of theater in the construction of American identity, highlighting the tension between the desire to categorize American identity and the realization that such categorical Reviews: 1.

Introduction Where Has Theater been while the World’s been Falling Apart? Chapter 1 Stories that Kill ~ The Frontier as Ecological Ethos in Augustin Daly’s Horizon. and William ’s Wild West: The Drama of Civilization. Chapter 2 Sabine Wilderness ~ David Belasco’s The Girl of the Golden West. and William Vaughn Moody’s The Great. Augustin Daly is credited as Producer, Theatre Owner/Operator, Director, Writer and Source Material. According to Mary Henderson’s book, this theatre opened in as a museum/theatre run by John Banvard. After various names and operators, Augustin Daly took it over in He ran it until He also ran the Daly’s Theatre in London which was a leading musical house until it was demolished for the Warner cinema in Read this book on Questia. Read the full-text online edition of The Life of Augustin Daly (). Home Daly, Augustin, ; Theater--United States; Table of contents. Title Page iii. Preface.