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Broadway in the Box

Television's Lasting Love Affair with the Musical

  • Author: Kessler, Kelly



Usually despatched in 5 - 7 working days


  • Introduction: Curtain Up on Primetime
  • Chapter 1: Small Screen Singalongs: Television's Infancy and the Cultural Cachet of the Great White Way
  • Chapter 2: You Know, Carol, Comedy Variety's a Man's Game: Male Authorship, Female Performers, and Small Screen Musical Performance of the Sixties
  • Chapter 3: Sequins and Songs on the Small Screen: 1970s Television Variety and the Popularization of the BroadVegas Hybrid
  • Chapter 4: Quality and Class or Malls and Music Video: Early Cable Narrowcasts the Musical
  • Chapter 5: Primetime Goes Hammerstein: The Musicalization of Primetime Fictional Television in the Post-Network Era
  • Chapter 6: GLEEks of the Week, Stage Tube, and #racheldoesstuff: Social Media and the Hybridity of Broadway/Television Fandom and Promotion in the 21st Century Musical Series
  • Chapter 7: The Hills are Alive with Live-ness (or Not): The Uphill Battle for the Millennial Television Musical
  • Conclusion: Over the Rainbow, Across Screens, Online, or in your Roku Box