Theatrical wizard David Belasco (1853–1931) was a major link between 19th- and 20th-century theater. Instead of deep-fried, scenery-chomping acting, he demanded a more naturalistic style and detailed sets famous for their “tidiness.” He banished footlights ...
On the 20th Century delivers a megalomaniac theater director, his loyal "musketeers" and ex-lover, a congressman caught in flagrante, and tap-dancing porters to Broadway.
Posted March 28, 2017
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