New PDF release: Alice May: Gilbert & Sullivan's First Prima Donna (Forgotten

By Adrienne Simpson

ISBN-10: 0415937507

ISBN-13: 9780415937504

ISBN-10: 1138966487

ISBN-13: 9781138966482

This biography tells the tale of Alice may perhaps, a traveling prima donna within the 19th century who travelled from England to Australia, New Zealand, India and the united states, enjoying pioneering performances of the preferred mild operas of the day. alongside the way in which she took half in lots of premieres, together with the 1st construction of Gilbert and Sullivan's The Sorcerer and the 1st accepted American construction of The Mikado . This vibrant existence tale will attract theatre historians, fanatics of the melodrama, burlesque, and the musical stage.

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Alice May: Gilbert & Sullivan's First Prima Donna (Forgotten Stars of the Musical Theatre) by Adrienne Simpson

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