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Overview page. Subjects: Music — Theatre.

Spectators' appreciation for performances has often been demonstrated through the clapping of hands. Applause is part of a larger set of social behaviours intimately related to the...

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Applause

Overview page. Subjects: Music Theatre.

Adapted by Betty Comden and Adolph Green from Mary Orr’s short story The Wisdom Of Eve, and the highly acclaimed 1950 movie All About Eve, Applause marked the Broadway musical ...

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applause

Overview page. Subjects: Music — Theatre.

Spectators' appreciation for performances has often been demonstrated through the clapping of hands. Applause is part of a larger set of social behaviours intimately related to the...

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applause

Percy Scholes, Denis Arnold and Alison Latham.

in The Oxford Companion to Music

P ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 737 words.

The custom of showing one's pleasure at music by immediately following it with a noise, usually by clapping but sometimes

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Applause

Overview page. Subjects: Music Theatre.

Produced by Jesse L. Lasky and Walter Wanger, as Paramount Famous Lasky Corporation (later Paramount Pictures Inc.), the film was made in 1929 at New York’s Astoria Studios. Directed by ...

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Applause

Nicholas Gebhardt.

in Vaudeville Melodies

March 2017; p ublished online September 2017 .

Chapter. Subjects: American Music. 7566 words.

The four decades from 1870 through to 1920, during which the vaudeville system was consolidated, were decisive for the immense transformations that took place in Americans’ cultural ideas...

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Applause (film musical)

Edited by Colin Larkin.

in Encyclopedia of Popular Music

January 2006; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 399 words.

Produced by Jesse L. Lasky and Walter Wanger, as Paramount Famous Lasky Corporation (later Paramount Pictures Inc.), the film was

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Applause (stage musical)

Edited by Colin Larkin.

in Encyclopedia of Popular Music

January 2006; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 281 words.

Adapted by Betty Comden and Adolph Green from Mary Orr’s short story The Wisdom Of Eve, and the highly

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claque

Alison Latham.

in The Oxford Companion to Music

P ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 17 words.

A group of people paid to applaud at concerts. See applause.

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Robertson B.A.

Edited by Colin Larkin.

in Encyclopedia of Popular Music

January 2006; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 211 words.

b. Brian Robertson, Glasgow, Scotland. This gregarious vocalist achieved notoriety when, as Brian Alexander Robertson, his 1973 debut Wringing Applause

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Cariou, Len (30 Sept 1939)

in The Grove Dictionary of American Music

January 2013; p ublished online January 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: American Music. 168 words.

An accomplished actor on stage, film and television, Cariou's Broadway credits include Bill Sampson in Applause (1970), Frederik

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