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Overview page. Subjects: Theatre — Music.

Term applied to places of entertainment such as night clubs and to the mus. entertainment provided there. Cabaret in the modern sense began in 1881 when the ‘Chat Noir’ opened in Paris....

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cabaret

Michael Kennedy and Joyce Bourne Kennedy.

in The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Music

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 165 words.

Term applied to places of entertainment such as night clubs and to the mus. entertainment provided there. Cabaret in the

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cabaret

in The Oxford Companion to Theatre and Performance

January 2010; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Theatre. 782 words.

One of the major performance forms of modernism, European in origin but with American variations, cabaret has been mythologized as

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cabaret

Adrienne Scullion.

in The Oxford Encyclopedia of Theatre and Performance

January 2003; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Theatre. 1193 words.

Of all theatre forms and styles, cabaret is most clearly and quintessentially of the modern era, a product of the

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Cabaret

Edited by Peter France.

in The New Oxford Companion to Literature in French

January 1995; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (European). 35 words.

is often employed in the sense of ‘tavern’; such cabarets were favourite meeting‐places of male writers, at least until the

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cabaret

Edited by Joyce Bourne.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Music

January 2012; p ublished online May 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 157 words.

Term applied to places of entertainment such as night clubs and to the musical entertainment provided there. Cabaret in the modern sense began in ...

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Cabaret

Overview page. Subjects: Music Theatre.

One of the relatively few film musicals to be considered a vast improvement on the original Broadway show, Cabaret underwent substantial revisions before it came to the big screen courtesy...

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cabaret

Overview page. Subjects: Theatre — Music.

Term applied to places of entertainment such as night clubs and to the mus. entertainment provided there. Cabaret in the modern sense began in 1881 when the ‘Chat Noir’ opened in Paris....

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Cabaret

Klaus Wachsmann and Patrick O’Connor.

in Grove Music Online

January 2001; p ublished online January 2001 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 2083 words.

A term loosely applied to places of entertainment like night clubs that offer a wide variety of showmanship, food and drink, and often dancing both on stage and on the floor; naturally...

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Cabaret Girl

Overview page. Subjects: Music.

With the cabaret style of entertainment just catching on in England in the early 20s, this show, which opened at London’s Winter Garden Theatre on 19 September 1922, could hardly ...

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Cabaret Ambience

Keith Garebian.

in The Making of Cabaret

April 2011; p ublished online May 2011 .

Chapter. Subjects: Popular Music. 4932 words.

This chapter begins with a survey of the history and development of European cabaret (specifically in France and Germany) in order to show that serious artists learned from cabaret even as...

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Cabaret Voltaire

Overview page. Subjects: Art.

A club founded in Zurich in February 1916 by the German poet, musician, and theatrical producer Hugo Ball (1886–1927); it was one of the chief breeding grounds of the Dada movement. A press...

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Cabaret (film musical)

Edited by Colin Larkin.

in Encyclopedia of Popular Music

January 2006; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 393 words.

One of the relatively few film musicals to be considered a vast improvement on the original Broadway show, Cabaret underwent

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Cabaret Girl, The

Edited by Colin Larkin.

in Encyclopedia of Popular Music

January 2006; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 374 words.

With the cabaret style of entertainment just catching on in England in the early 20s, this show, which opened at

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The Making of Cabaret

Keith Garebian.

April 2011; p ublished online May 2011 .

Book. Subjects: Popular Music. 256 pages.

This book is the most detailed production history to date of the original Broadway version of Cabaret, showing primarily how the show evolved from Christopher Isherwood's Berlin stories...

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Cabaret

Overview page. Subjects: Decorative Arts, Furniture, and Industrial Design.

Porcelain tea or coffee service consisting of a small table or tray and matching cups, pots and bowls. If designed for one person it is called a solitaire, and if ...

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cabaret

Allan Beaver.

in A Dictionary of Travel and Tourism

P ublished online December 2012 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Travel and Holiday. 16 words.

Entertainment provided for those eating meals in places such as restaurants, night clubs, or hotels.

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<i>Cabaret</i>

Edited by John Ayto and Ian Crofton.

in Brewer's Dictionary of Modern Phrase & Fable

January 2009; p ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of English. 141 words.

A stage musical (1968) and film (1972) adapted from John Van Druten's stage play I

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Cabaret

Gordon Campbell.

in Grove Art Online

August 1996; p ublished online October 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Art. 55 words.

Porcelain tea or coffee service consisting of a small table or tray and matching cups, pots and bowls. If designed for one person it is called a solitaire, and if for two (as most are) a tê...

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cabaret

in New Oxford Rhyming Dictionary

January 2012; p ublished online May 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 77 words.

• Le Carré • Sierra Madre • ashtray • mare, soirée • padre • Castlereagh • beret • sempre

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cabaret

in Oxford Dictionary of Rhymes

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 76 words.

• Le Carré • Sierra Madre • ashtray • mare, soirée • padre • Castlereagh • beret • sempre

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