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7 Lively Arts

7 Lively Arts - 00 edition

7 Lively Arts - 00 edition

ISBN13: 9780486414737

ISBN10: 0486414736

7 Lively Arts by Gilbert Seldes - ISBN 9780486414737
Edition: 00
Copyright: 2000
Publisher: Dover Publications, Inc.
Published: 2000
International: No
7 Lively Arts by Gilbert Seldes - ISBN 9780486414737

ISBN13: 9780486414737

ISBN10: 0486414736

Edition: 00

Summary

Highly acclaimed classic intelligently and engagingly discusses slapstick, comic strips, vaudeville, and other elements of popular culture and their relationship to such traditional art forms as opera, ballet, drama, and classical music. Author Seldes also pays homage to Charlie Chaplin, Mack Sennett, Irving Berlin, the Marx Brothers, and a host of other celebrities. A must-have book for general readers, students and teachers of the performing arts, and devotees of American popular culture. 28 illus.