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By Louis Botto,Robert Viagas

ISBN-10: 1557837643

ISBN-13: 9781557837646

(Applause Books). Theatregoers' favourite background of Broadway is again in an up to date and extended 2010 variation together with greater than 500 colour construction images, classic archival pictures, and Playbill covers from all 40 presently working Broadway theatres. Thirty-eight of the unique chapters were extended to hide all of the exhibits that experience opened within the ten years because the renowned 2000 version, with new chapters further to incorporate Broadway theatres lately refurbished and again to lifestyles. This distinct chronicle is the 1st paintings to provide an in depth theatre-by-theatre roundup of avid gamers and productions that experience enchanted audiences at Broadway's nice playhouses from 1900 to 2010. The paintings is an elevated therapy of "At This Theatre," the preferred characteristic in Playbill's Broadway theatre courses. "At This Theatre" deals playgoers immediate nostalgia by way of directory amazing hits (and a few famed fiascos) that experience performed over the years within the theatre that they're attending. The e-book additionally will pay tribute to the prestigious impresarios who outfitted and controlled those homes, and the bright architects and interior decorators who created them. the unique 1984 variation was once created by means of Playbill senior editor Louis Botto. Botto labored with editor Robert Viagas at the 2000 replace. With the 3rd version, Botto has handed the writer torch to Viagas, who based Playbill.com and the acclaimed Playbill Broadway Yearbook sequence, and who has written the updates in Botto's style.

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