• Sign In / Register
  • Help
  • Basket0
Oliver Smith: A Bio-Bibliography - Bio-Bibliographies in the Performing Arts (Hardback)
  • Oliver Smith: A Bio-Bibliography - Bio-Bibliographies in the Performing Arts (Hardback)
zoom

Oliver Smith: A Bio-Bibliography - Bio-Bibliographies in the Performing Arts (Hardback)

(author)
£50.00
Hardback 264 Pages / Published: 09/12/1993
  • We can order this

Usually despatched within 3 weeks

  • This item has been added to your basket
This reference provides a complete and concise record of the life and work of Oliver Smith, one of the foremost set designers of modern American theater. Narrative sections of the volume discuss Smith's career and life. Additional chapters document and analyze Smith's scenography from 1941 to the present, with special emphasis on exemplary productions and on his role in the development of American scene design. Chapters on ballet, musicals, plays, operas, and movie musicals contain entries for particular productions. Each entry explores the significance of a particular production. An appendix lists productions in chronological order and provides entry numbers to assist the reader in locating information in the book. An annotated bibliography of works by and about Smith provides additional information, and an index provides a means of accessing topics alphabetically. This bio-bibliography is a complete and concise record of the life and work of Oliver Smith, one of the foremost set designers of modern American theater.

Publisher: ABC-CLIO
ISBN: 9780313287091
Number of pages: 264
Weight: 559 g
Dimensions: 229 x 152 x 19 mm
Edition: Annotated edition


MEDIA REVIEWS
"This latest volume in a significant series of bio-bibliographies in the performing arts focuses on one of the foremost set designers of the modern American theater. Mikotowicz treats his subject with deserved dignity, respect, and celebration in an introductory essay. Major professional theaters, as well as collections on theater history, will be enhanced by inclusion of this title. It is a sound contribution to the history and documentation of American theater."-ARBA 95
?This latest volume in a significant series of bio-bibliographies in the performing arts focuses on one of the foremost set designers of the modern American theater. Mikotowicz treats his subject with deserved dignity, respect, and celebration in an introductory essay. Major professional theaters, as well as collections on theater history, will be enhanced by inclusion of this title. It is a sound contribution to the history and documentation of American theater.?-ARBA 95

You may also be interested in...

Character Costume Figure Drawing
Added to basket
Close Protection
Added to basket
The Complete Make Up Artist
Added to basket
So You Want to Be a Director?
Added to basket
Designing Costume for Stage and Screen
Added to basket
What is Scenography?
Added to basket
Stage Lighting: The Technicians' Guide
Added to basket
The Complete Make-Up Artist
Added to basket
Sound Design
Added to basket
£11.99
Paperback
A Director Prepares
Added to basket
£27.99
Paperback
In Contact with the Gods?
Added to basket
Stage Lighting Design
Added to basket
Theatre, Performance and Technology
Added to basket
Pattern Cutting for Men's Costume
Added to basket

Reviews

Please sign in to write a review

Your review has been submitted successfully.