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e-Book Dying for laughs: A comedy epub download

Author: John Fleming,Jerry Sroka
ISBN: 0573695334
Pages: 101 pages
Publisher: Samuel French, Inc (1996)
Language: English
Size ePUB: 1125 kb
Size Fb2: 1363 kb
Size DJVU: 1206 kb
Rating: 4.8
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e-Book Dying for laughs: A comedy epub download

by John Fleming,Jerry Sroka



Santa Monica Playhouse; 88 seats; $ 2. 0 top).

Fine performances and direction breathe life into otherwise thin and contrived story of a couple of hapless comedy writers who are thrown into the jaws of a foul-mouthed, Roseanne-style comedienne. Santa Monica Playhouse; 88 seats; $ 2. Production: Santa Monica Playhouse and Sandy Faison present a comedy in two acts by Jerry Sroka and John Fleming; director, Chris DeCarlo. Creative: Sets, Ashley Hayes, Scott Heineman; costumes, Caroline Blackwell; lighting and sound, James Cooper; music, Ben Lanzarone.

An original new film about the craft, creative process and psychology of the great stand-up comedians  .

Featuring the world's greatest stand-up comedians, Dying Laughing is a candid and heartfelt look inside the agony and ecstasy of making people laugh for a living. Paul Toogood, Lloyd Stanton. Jerry Seinfeld, Kevin Hart, Sarah Silverman.

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DYING LAUGHING is a unique glimpse into the agony and ecstasy of performance along with an singular . The doc gives an inside view of the nuts, bolts, and mechanics of stand-up comedy by those who hit the stage and ply the craft

DYING LAUGHING is a unique glimpse into the agony and ecstasy of performance along with an singular examination into the day-to-day life of a professional stand-up. The doc gives an inside view of the nuts, bolts, and mechanics of stand-up comedy by those who hit the stage and ply the craft. Comedians of all manner spill the beans on what it takes and what it gives; the long road, dismal motel rooms, the loneliness, the hecklers, the boos, and the glorious highs of honing a set, capturing an audience, winning them over, and reaching a pitch where everything kills.

Jerry Lewis kept us all laughing for over half a century, and his incredible charity work touched the lives of. .Martin played the romantic, crooning straight man, and Lewis was the comedian of chaos

Jerry Lewis kept us all laughing for over half a century, and his incredible charity work touched the lives of millions. Jerry lived the American Dream - he truly loved his country, and his country loved him back. Our thoughts are with his family today as we remember the extraordinary life of one of our greatest entertainers and humanitarians. Martin played the romantic, crooning straight man, and Lewis was the comedian of chaos. Some observers called them "the organ grinder and the monkey. ) The act often featured a stint of Martin chasing Lewis around the stage.

John Fleming is a journalist. 2 features & 524 press clippings.

Press & Features. John Fleming is a journalist.

Jerry Seinfeld in Dying Laughing. A murderer’s row of standup talent has been assembled for this documentary on the craft and catharsis of comedy. Chris Rock, Steve Coogan, Jerry Seinfeld, Sarah Silverman and Stewart Lee are among the many faces providing testimony to the euphoria and agony that telling jokes to a group of strangers can bring.

Pared down, this overcrowded movie could be a teaching tool in a comedy school

Pared down, this overcrowded movie could be a teaching tool in a comedy school. But as one comic after another recalls triumphs, misadventures and painful lessons learned, the stories become redundant. Dying Laughing does a great job in highlighting the highs and the lows of the profession, but where the film doesn't get it 100% right is by offering very little background on each of their interviewees.

paperback no dust jacket. tight binding-although inside front cover binding glue is slightly exposed, previous price bar code on back cover. limited chipping or tearing to edges.