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Author Hanson, Bruce K.

Title Peter Pan on stage and screen, 1904-2010 / Bruce K. Hanson ; foreword by Stewart Stern.

Imprint Jefferson, N.C. ; London : McFarland, 2011.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe Kansas Collection  822.912 B276Dh 2011    ---  Lib Use Only
Edition 2nd ed.
Description xi, 393 pages, 12 pages of plates : illustrations (some color) ; 26 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Note Originally published: Secaucus, N.J. : Carol Pub. Group, 1993, under title: The Peter Pan chronicles.
Summary "Hanson traces the origin of Barrie's tale through the first production in 1904 to British and American theatrical and film productions. Included are interviews with actresses and lyricists. The book features rare photos, posters, programs and costume designs. An appendix lists actors who performed in a London, Broadway or Hollywood production from 1904 to the present"--Provided by publisher.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Includes discography.
Contents Introduction -- James Barrie: the man who wouldn't grow up -- Nina Boucicault and the first Peter Pan -- Maude Adams: Peter Pan lands in America -- Cecilia Loftus and the mermaids -- Vivian Martin and the unknown Peter Pans -- Pauline Chase and an afterthought -- Marilyn Miller: the Ziegfeld treatment -- Betty Bronson: the silent treatment -- Jean Forbes-Robertson and other English lasses -- Eva Le Gallienne: the civic repertory theatre -- Jean Arthur: a touch of Bernstein -- The Disney touch -- Mary Martin: a musical Peter Pan -- Margaret Lockwood and Toots: a family affair -- Mia Farrow and another musical -- Sandy Duncan: back on Broadway -- Cathy Rigby: Peter Pan-a record breaker -- A change of gender: Peter Pan as a real boy -- Afterword: the lasting appeal of Peter Pan.
Subject Barrie, J. M. (James Matthew), 1860-1937. Peter Pan.
Barrie, J. M. (James Matthew), 1860-1937 -- Adaptations.
Actresses -- Great Britain -- Interviews.
Actresses -- United States -- Interviews.
Barrie, J. M. (James Matthew), 1860-1937. (OCoLC)fst00000098
Peter Pan (Barrie, J.M.) (OCoLC)fst01359770
Actresses. (OCoLC)fst00796328
Great Britain. (OCoLC)fst01204623
United States. (OCoLC)fst01204155
Genre/Form Adaptations. (OCoLC)fst01423910
Interviews. (OCoLC)fst01423832
Added Author Hanson, Bruce K. Peter Pan chronicles.
ISBN 9780786447787 (softcover ; alk. paper)
0786447788 (softcover ; alk. paper)
Standard No. 40019708881

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