did the rich watch musicals when they first came out? who invented musicals?

  1. 👍
  2. 👎
  3. 👁
  1. Musicals came to us from opera which came to us from earlier forms of musical plays.

    History of opera:
    History of OPERA including Roman revivals and intermezzi...., Dafne, Monteverdi, Dido and Aeneas, Handel, Gluck and the reform of opera, Mozart and opera, ...

    Opera - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
    Earlier models of opera generally stuck to more distant history, .... Oxford Illustrated History of Opera, Chapter 1; articles on Peri and Monteverdi in The ...

    Brief History of Opera. Lesson Connection: Aida and Its Relevance to the World Today. Copyright The Kennedy Center. All rights reserved. ...
    (Broken Link Removed)

    Metropolitan Opera History
    Profiles of famous Met singers, such as Mathilde Bauermeister, Celestina Boninsegna, Ferruccio Tagliavini, and Lawrence Tibbett.

    History of Classical Music - Eras
    Musical history during the Medieval Times, Renaissance, Classical Period, Baroque, ... (e.g. Handel's Water Music), or as a spectacle in the form of opera. ...


    1. 👍
    2. 👎
  2. Here is a site that shows the development from opera to operetta to musical.

    1. 👍
    2. 👎

Respond to this Question

First Name

Your Response

Similar Questions

  1. Langugae Arts

    11. Read the following sentence from “The Balek Scales.” My grandfather was the first person bold enough to test the justice of the Baleks, the family who lived in the chateau and drove two carriages, who always maintained one

  2. physics

    A watch manufacturer claims that its watches gain or lose no more than 8 s in a year. How accurate is this watch, expressed as a percentage? Express your answer using one significant figure.

  3. probability self study

    each of three identical jewelry boxes has two drawers. in each drawer of the first box there is a gold watch. in each drawer of the second box there is a silver watch. in one drawer of the third box there is a gold watch while in

  4. Physics

    a man sets his watch at noon by the sound of a factory whistle 4.8 km away. If the temperature of the air is 20 degrees C, how many seconds slow will his watch be?

  1. History

    Which option describes a scientific innovation during the Renaissance? the Julian calendar, consisting of 12 months and 365 days, was invented a complex legal system with terms such as habeas corpus, pro bono, and affidavit was

  2. Algebra

    you start a pet sitting service. you spend $35 on advertising. You plan to change $5 on a day to watch each pet. a) write an equation to relate your daily income y to the number of pets x you watch. b) how many days do you need to

  3. Physics

    A watch manufacturer claims that its watches gain or lose no more than 8 seconds in a year. How accurate is this watch, expressed as a percentage?

  4. Geometry

    Believe it or not this is a geometry question... What is the hypothesis of the given statement? If money grows in trees, then you can be rich. Money grows in trees.(my answer???) You cannot be rich. Money does not grow in trees.

  1. History

    Which most accurately describes how Chinese cultural advancements influenced later civilizations? the Chinese invented the odometer, which was used for measuring distances traveled the Chinese invented the moveable type press,

  2. Math

    A watch loses 30 second hour. If the watch was set right on Sunday at 11:30 p.m. What day and time did it show after 10 hours?

  3. Intro to Communication- Please proofread my paper

    Here is my assignment task: My assignment was to watch the movie Gangs of New York with Leonardo DiCapro, and find 5 different cultures that faced discrimination within in the movie and use specific examples. Here is my paper. I

  4. socail studies

    How did the achievements of the Gupta empire make higher-level mathematics possible? A. They invented writing materials that allowed for the easy correction of mistakes. B. They developed the idea of multiplication as repeated

You can view more similar questions or ask a new question.