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The Resource Chinatown opera theater in North America, Nancy Yunhwa Rao

Chinatown opera theater in North America, Nancy Yunhwa Rao

Label
Chinatown opera theater in North America
Title
Chinatown opera theater in North America
Statement of responsibility
Nancy Yunhwa Rao
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
BTCTA
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Rao, Nancy Yunhwa
Dewey number
782.10951
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
  • music
  • facsimiles
Index
index present
LC call number
ML1751.C5
LC item number
R36 2017
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Music in American life
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Operas, Chinese
  • Operas, Chinese
  • Operas, Chinese
  • Chinatowns
  • Chinese drama
  • Chinese Americans
  • Theater
Label
Chinatown opera theater in North America, Nancy Yunhwa Rao
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
"List of Chinese names and terms": pages 321-331
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 377-395) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction. Everyday practice and the imaginary -- Transnational history and immigration. Shaping forces, networks, and local influences ; The Chinese Exclusion Act and Chinatown theaters ; Immigration : privilege or right? -- Performance practice of the 1920s. Aesthetics, repertoire, roles, and playbills ; An examination of the aria song "Shilin jita" -- British Columbia and remaking opera in San Francisco. Powder and rouge : theaters in British Columbia ; From Lun On and Lun Hop to the Great China Theater, 1922-1925 ; The affluent years : the Great China Theater, 1926-1928 -- San Francisco's new theater and rivalry. A successful, majestic stage : the Mandarin Theater, 1924-1926 ; A theater of actresses : the Mandarin Theater, 1927-1928 -- In New York and the transnational arena. Two theaters and a merger in New York ; From Honolulu to Havana ; Epilogue
Control code
sky284999928
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xiv, 415 pages
Isbn
9780252040566
Lccn
2016957566
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, facsimiles, maps, music, portraits
Label
Chinatown opera theater in North America, Nancy Yunhwa Rao
Publication
Copyright
Note
"List of Chinese names and terms": pages 321-331
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 377-395) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction. Everyday practice and the imaginary -- Transnational history and immigration. Shaping forces, networks, and local influences ; The Chinese Exclusion Act and Chinatown theaters ; Immigration : privilege or right? -- Performance practice of the 1920s. Aesthetics, repertoire, roles, and playbills ; An examination of the aria song "Shilin jita" -- British Columbia and remaking opera in San Francisco. Powder and rouge : theaters in British Columbia ; From Lun On and Lun Hop to the Great China Theater, 1922-1925 ; The affluent years : the Great China Theater, 1926-1928 -- San Francisco's new theater and rivalry. A successful, majestic stage : the Mandarin Theater, 1924-1926 ; A theater of actresses : the Mandarin Theater, 1927-1928 -- In New York and the transnational arena. Two theaters and a merger in New York ; From Honolulu to Havana ; Epilogue
Control code
sky284999928
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xiv, 415 pages
Isbn
9780252040566
Lccn
2016957566
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, facsimiles, maps, music, portraits

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