Chapter 3. Ethnic Theatre in America

  1. David Krasner
  1. Rachel Shteir

Published Online: 26 NOV 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470996805.ch3

A Companion to Twentieth-Century American Drama

A Companion to Twentieth-Century American Drama

How to Cite

Shteir, R. (2005) Ethnic Theatre in America, in A Companion to Twentieth-Century American Drama (ed D. Krasner), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470996805.ch3

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 26 NOV 2007
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2005

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405110884

Online ISBN: 9780470996805

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Keywords:

  • ethnic theatre;
  • america;
  • ethnicity;
  • shakespeare;
  • melodramas

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Ethnic Theatre: Origins

  • Yiddish Theatre: The First Generation

  • The Decline of the Golden Age