Musical theatre and politics

  • Dennis Altman
Nøgleord: Musical, Musical theatre, Political expression, Politics


 The musical is in some ways the most significant contribution of the United States to theatre. Musicals have long been a space for considerable political expression, which is often overlooked in the tendency to view them as no more than light popular entertainments.


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