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This heading is assigned to music for theatrical productions from around the end of the 18th century that feature a series of songs, dances, and other entertainments without any unifying dramatic element. Music for theatrical productions consisting of musical numbers (songs, ensembles, and dances) integrated into a dramatic framework is entered under Musicals.

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  • Musical revues, comedies, etc
  • Variety shows
  • Revues (Musical)
  • Musical shows
  • Musical revues
  • Shows, Musical
  • Vaudeville shows
  • Table entertainments
Filed under: Revues Filed under: Revues -- Vocal scores with pianoFiled under: Minstrel shows

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Filed under: Motion picture music -- History and criticismFiled under: OperaFiled under: MelodramaFiled under: Motion picture musicFiled under: Operas

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