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Articles with keyword "Theater"

Dancer in the Gujarati-language theater

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Two Gentlemen of . . . Calcutta?

Indian theater memoirs: pranks, plots, and passions

Bram Stoker in 1906

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When Bram Met Walt

Before conjuring Dracula, Bram Stoker poured his soul out to America's poet.

Poster of opera singer Emma Calve

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Tales of the Parisian Opera

This diva was the real deal

Illustration of medieval mystery play.

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The Body of Christ

Theology became flesh and blood in the sacred street theater of medieval England.

Dan Rice as Uncle Sam.

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The Circus You Never Knew

The naughty nineteenth-century circus.

Statue full figure

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Property of Tennessee Williams

What a souvenir statue tells us about his writing.

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A Seat on the Isle, Please

From Floods of the Tiber in Ancient Rome by Gregory S. Aldrete, pages 4-5. Copyright © The Johns Hopkins University Press, 2007.

Image of choreographer Jerome Robbins rehearsing dancers.

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Dancing American

Jerome Robbins built a new style from classical and modern parts.

Image of Thorton Wilder, January, 28, 1962

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The Utterly Civilized Wilder

Despite global popularity, the enduring works of Thornton Wilder hold up to critical scrutiny.

James Leve

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Impertinent Questions with James Leve

On the composers of Cabaret and Chicago.