Rachel Crothers: A Research and Production Sourcebook


SKU: 9780313278150
Author: Lindroth, Colette
With: Lindroth, James
Publication Date: 03/21/1995
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
Binding: Hardcover
Media: Book
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Rachel Crothers had a fascinating and influential career as a woman playwright and director. In the first half of the 20th century, she was a major part of Broadway history, writing for stars such as Tallulah Bankhead, Katharine Cornell, and Gertrude Lawrence. This volume presents a biographical and critical overview of Crothers’s life and career, along with synopses of her plays, descriptions of her critical reception, and substantial primary and secondary bibliographies.