The Resource Chicago comedy : a fairly serious history, (ebook)

Chicago comedy : a fairly serious history, (ebook)

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Chicago comedy : a fairly serious history
Title
Chicago comedy
Title remainder
a fairly serious history
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Language
eng
Summary
Famous for being a city of broad shoulders, Chicago has also developed an international reputation for split sides and slapped knees. Watch the Chicago style of comedy evolve from nineteenth-century vaudeville, through the rebellious comics of the fifties and into the improvisation and sketch that ushered in a new millennium. Drawing on material both hilarious and profound, Second City alum Margaret Hicks touches on what makes Chicago different from other cities and how that difference produced some of the greatest minds comedy will ever know: Amos 'n' Andy, Jack Benny, Lenny Bruce, Del Close, John Belushi, Tina Fey, Stephen Colbert and so many, many more. Includes photos
Cataloging source
Midwest
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1970-
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Hicks, Margaret
Dewey number
792.709773/11
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Stand-up comedy
  • Comedians
  • Theater
  • Improvisation (Acting)
  • Music-halls (Variety-theaters, cabarets, etc.)
  • Radio comedies
  • Television comedies
  • Electronic books
Target audience
adult
Label
Chicago comedy : a fairly serious history, (ebook)
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online resource
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cr
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rdacarrier
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multicolored
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text
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txt
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rdacontent
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unknown
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1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
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Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781614231523
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
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computer
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rdamedia
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c
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MWT12304904
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remote
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12304904
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MWT12304904
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
Chicago comedy : a fairly serious history, (ebook)
Link
Publication
Distribution
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781614231523
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Publisher number
MWT12304904
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
12304904
System control number
MWT12304904
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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