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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

Thomas Hischak.

in The Oxford Companion to the American Musical

January 2008; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Performing Arts. 234 words.

(Paramount 1929). An early and uncompromising musical melodrama about show business, the film boasts an unforgettable performance by Helen

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Applause

Thomas Hischak.

in The Oxford Companion to the American Musical

January 2008; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Performing Arts. 277 words.

(Palace Theatre 1970). The musical version of the popular film All About Eve (1950), the show was

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applause

in The Oxford Companion to Theatre and Performance

January 2010; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Theatre. 509 words.

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

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applause

Dennis Kennedy.

in The Oxford Encyclopedia of Theatre and Performance

January 2003; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Theatre. 711 words.

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

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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 (1970)

Gerald Bordman and Thomas S. Hischak.

in The Oxford Companion to American Theatre

January 2004; p ublished online January 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Theatre. 120 words.

a musical play by Betty Comden, Adolph Green (book), Charles Strouse (music), Lee Adams (lyrics). [Palace Theatre,

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Woman of the Year

Thomas Hischak.

in The Oxford Companion to the American Musical

January 2008; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Performing Arts. 219 words.

(Palace Theatre 1981). Eleven years after her triumph in Applause (1970), Lauren Bacall returned to the Broadway

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Wyndham, Charles (1837–1919)

Gerald Bordman and Thomas S. Hischak.

in The Oxford Companion to American Theatre

January 2004; p ublished online January 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Theatre. 155 words.

The great English comedian served as a doctor for the Confederate Army during the Civil War, then later won applause

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Charles Wyndham

Overview page. Subjects: Theatre.

(1837–1919), comic actor.

The great English comedian served as a doctor for the Confederate Army during the Civil War, then later won applause with Lester Wallack's ensemble in...

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Hattie Williams

Overview page. Subjects: Theatre.

(1870?–1942), actress and singer.

The vivacious Boston beauty made her debut in 1893 and subsequently appeared in several Charles Hoyt farces. She then won applause in Vivian's...

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