[Reading] ➶ Sex, Drugs, Rock & Roll, and Musicals ➽ Scott Miller – Marjoriejane.co.uk

Sex, Drugs, Rock & Roll, and Musicals chapter 1 Sex, Drugs, Rock & Roll, and Musicals , meaning Sex, Drugs, Rock & Roll, and Musicals , genre Sex, Drugs, Rock & Roll, and Musicals , book cover Sex, Drugs, Rock & Roll, and Musicals , flies Sex, Drugs, Rock & Roll, and Musicals , Sex, Drugs, Rock & Roll, and Musicals 0358391ea2180 Eager To Respond To The Concerns And Tastes Of The Increasingly Influential Baby Boomer Generation, Musical Theater In The Late 1960s Began To Embrace Formerly Taboo Subjects Including The Triumvirate Of Postwar Social Change Sex, Drugs, And Rock Roll Sex, Drugs, Rock Roll, And Musicals Shows How American Culture Has Changed Over The Twentieth Century, From The Roaring Twenties The Wild Party To The Cultural Chaos Of The 50s Grease And The Sexual Revolution Of The 60s Hair And 70s Rocky Horror , To The Rebirth Of The Art Form In The 90s Bat Boy , And Up To The Present, Exploring Where We Ve Been And Where We Might Be Heading This Is A Celebration Of The Counter Culture Taking Center Stage In The Most American Of Performing Arts, And Changing It Forever.


10 thoughts on “Sex, Drugs, Rock & Roll, and Musicals

  1. says:

    Miller s book charts the incorporation of rock and pop and its variants music, and less conventional or taboo subject matter in the American musical theater Using several important case studies, he ties these trends to their larger cultural context It s a fairly quick read, and Miller s analysis of the shows he selects is often interesting, if sometimes a bit repetitive He sometimes seems a bit dismissive of musicals of the Rodgers and Hammerstein era, as he calls it, in his attempt to validate contemporary musical theater experiments I ve never understood why we have to claim one era as superior to another all are equally important to our understanding of musical theater as an art and an industry A bit historical or industrial context would have given...


  2. says:

    I m not done with this, but I ve got my necessary research from it Will return to at a later date.


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