Broadway and Corporate Capitalism

The Rise of the Professional-Managerial Class, 1900–1920

  • Authors
  • Michael Schwartz

Part of the Palgrave Studies in Theatre and Performance History book series (PSTPH)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-vii
  2. Michael Schwartz
    Pages 1-21
  3. Michael Schwartz
    Pages 51-75
  4. Michael Schwartz
    Pages 125-151
  5. Michael Schwartz
    Pages 153-168
  6. Back Matter
    Pages 169-220

About this book


Through an examination of plays, actors, reviews, and audience response of the period, this study traces the development of Broadway as a source of 'mature' American drama, and the simultaneous development of Professional-Managerial Class consciousness and habitus.


drama Romanticism theatre

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