Entertaining Lisbon: Music, Theater, and Modern Life in the Late 19th Century

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During the decades leading up to 1910, Portugal saw vast material improvements under the guise of modernization while in the midst of a significant political transformation - the establishment of the Portuguese First Republic. Urban planning, everyday life, and innovation merged in a rapidly changing Lisbon. Leisure activities for the citizens of the First Republic began to include new forms of musical theater, including operetta and the revue theater. These theatrical forms became an important site for the display of ...

Entertaining Lisbon: Music, Theater, and Modern Life in the Late 19th Century 2016, Oxford University Press, USA

ISBN-13: 9780190215705

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