TITLE

THE ROAD TO RUIN

AUTHOR(S)
Evett, Robert
PUB. DATE
February 1953
SOURCE
New Republic;2/23/53, Vol. 128 Issue 8, p18
SOURCE TYPE
Review
DOC. TYPE
Entertainment Review
ABSTRACT
Reviews the theatrical production "The Rake's Progress," by Igor Feodorovich Stravinsky.
ACCESSION #
14556761

 

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