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Comedy FAQs and Answers: How the Stand-Up Biz Really Works

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This guide to the world of stand—up comedy, written in easy—to—use Q&A format, provides current and potential comedians with the no—nonsense advice they need for every stage of their careers. Schwensen's lively book features interviews with many of the top names in stand—up—Ray Romano, George Carlin, Christopher Titus, Weird Al Yankovic, Margaret Cho—all sharing lessons learned along the way. Additional interviews with club owners, talent executives, publicists, and others provide behind—the—scenes expertise.

About the Author

Dave Schwensen has been talent coordinator for A&E's An Evening at the Improv, and a comedy consultant for The Tonight Show with Jay Leno, Late Night with David Letterman, and Comedy Central. Schwensen has a syndicated newspaper column, "Something to Laugh About," and is the author of Watson—Guptill's How to Be a Working Comic (0—8230—8814—6). He lives in Cleveland.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781581154115
Author:
Schwensen, Dave
Publisher:
Skyhorse Publishing
Author:
Press, Dave Schwensen Allworth
Subject:
Vocational Guidance
Subject:
Comedy
Subject:
Stand-up comedy
Subject:
Children s All Ages - Pop Arts
Subject:
Stand-up comedy -- Vocational guidance.
Subject:
Humor-Comedy Business and Criticism
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Publication Date:
20050431
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
224
Dimensions:
8 x 9 in
Age Level:
Children's All Ages - Pop Arts

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