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Download Odd Ducks by Bryden MacDonald PDF

By Bryden MacDonald

Welcome to the small city of Tartan pass, Nova Scotia, the place skeletons rattle in closets and previous histories are so intertwined that the lives of 4 fortysomething, eccentric characters became so complex that whatever must swap. within the comedy, strange geese, award-winning playwright Bryden MacDonald positions his 4 characters on the breaking point of existential angst and the motion unfolds from there.

At the centre of the drama is Ambrose, an irredeemable reprobate and the kind of man who rants philosophically on the bar whereas mooching beer from his neighbors. He's a narcissist who thinks he's God's present to ladies. And he's having an affair with Mandy Menzies, a captivating and gorgeous brunette who was once the highschool good looks queen yet is now caught in a wedding of comfort and a lifetime of boredom. Her housekeeper, Estelle Carmichael, has obvious all of it, yet her prickly external belies a loving middle. The dryly humorous Freddy Durdle is the appropriate counter-balance to over-the-top Ambrose.

All 4 oddballs look caught of their lives, yet searing sarcasm relieves the boredom and loopy, daily dramas reduction their fight to maneuver on and hold issues gentle.

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Download Doctor in Clover (Doctor Series, Book 6) by Richard Gordon PDF

By Richard Gordon

Dr. Grimsdyke is certified, yet he unearths training drugs a little less congenial than he expected. however the ever-selfless Grimsdyke resolves to place the wishes of others (and particularly his really career-minded cousin) sooner than his personal, and quiet down and make the simplest of it. discovering the proper task, besides the fact that, isn't regularly that simple. Porterhampton is unexpectedly rife with difficulties—as is being a waiter, as is being a author. And writing obituaries is simply simple miserable. healthcare professional in Clover unearths the hapless Grimsdyke in a hilarious romp via misadventures, mishaps, and overall mess ups.

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Download Class, Language, and American Film Comedy by Christopher Beach PDF

By Christopher Beach

Reading the evolution of yank movie comedy because the starting of the sound period (c. 1930), Christopher seashore makes a speciality of how language, category, and social relationships in early sound comedies by way of the Marx Brothers, the screwball comedies of the Nineteen Thirties via Capra, Sturges and others, and Fifties comedies of Frank Tashlin and Vincente Minnelli, and modern movies through Woody Allen, Whit Stillman, and the Coen brothers. seashore argues that sound and narrative multiplied the semiotic and ideological capability of a movie, delivering moments of real social critique and in addition mass leisure. Christopher seashore teaches on the college of California, Irvine, and has taught on the college of Montana and Claremont Graduate collage. he's the writer of 3 books on American poetry, together with Poetic tradition (Northwestern, 1999). this is often his first ebook on movie.

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Download The Encyclopedia of Vaudeville by Anthony Slide PDF

By Anthony Slide

The Encyclopedia of Vaudeville offers a distinct checklist of what was America's preeminent type of well known leisure from the overdue 1800s in the course of the early Nineteen Thirties. It comprises entries not just at the entertainers themselves, but in addition on those that labored backstage, the theatres, genres, and ancient phrases. Entries on person vaudevillians comprise biographical info, samplings of exercises and, usually, observation by way of the performers. Many former vaudevillians have been interviewed for the ebook, together with Milton Berle, Block and Sully, Kitty Doner, Fifi D'Orsay, Nick Lucas, Ken Murray, Fayard Nicholas, Olga Petrova, Rose Marie, Arthur Tracy, and Rudy Vallee. the place applicable, entries additionally contain bibliographies. the quantity concludes with a advisor to vaudeville assets and a basic bibliography.

Aside from its reference worth, with its greater than entries, The Encyclopedia of Vaudeville discusses the careers of the well-known and the forgotten. the various vaudevillians the following, together with Jack Benny, George Burns and Gracie Allen, Jimmy Durante, W. C. Fields, Bert Lahr, and Mae West, are accepted names this day, due to their carrying on with careers on monitor. while, and given equivalent insurance, are forgotten acts: mythical woman impersonators Bert Savoy and Jay Brennan, the vulgar Eva Tanguay together with her billing as "The i do not Care Girl," male impersonator Kitty Doner, and a bunch of "freak" acts.

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Download Long Form Improvisation and American Comedy: The Harold by Matt Fotis PDF

By Matt Fotis

Lengthy shape scenic improv started with the Harold. The comedian philosophy of this way begun an period of comedy marked by way of help, belief, and collaboration. This ebook tells of the Harold, starting with the improvement of improv theatre, in the course of the tensions and evolutions that resulted in its production at iO, and to its use in modern filmmaking.

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Download Mr. Funny Pants by Michael Showalter PDF

By Michael Showalter

I used to be at my wit's finish. I'd had sufficient of this activity, this lifestyles, and my dating had damaged up. should still I devour chocolate, or visit India, or fall in love? Then I had a revelation: Why now not do all 3, in that order? And so it used to be that I launched into a trip that used to be segmented into 3 components and used to be then made right into a significant movie. Later, I awakened on an aircraft with a gap in my face and a truly undesirable hangover. i used to be ushered brusquely off the airplane by way of my mom and dad who took me to a rehab the place I established optimistic for coke, vintage coke, specified ok (the drug), exact ok (the cereal), mushrooms, pepperoni, and stressed Leg Syndrome. It was once there that I first all started portray with my feet.

But rewind...the 12 months used to be 1914. i used to be only a younger German soldier serving within the trenches whereas concurrently attempting to spoil an evil ring with a few aid from an elf, a troll, and a tremendous sorcerer, all whereas cooking each recipe out of a Julia baby cookbook. What I'm attempting to say is that there has been a mystery code hidden in a portray and that i used to be trying to find it with this woman who had a tattoo of a dragon! enable me make clear, it was once the Thirties and a host people have been migrating out of Oklahoma, and that i used to be this teenage wizard/CIA operative, ok? And, um then I floated off into the meta-verse as a ball of invisible power that had no outer edge...

Ugh, ok. None of this can be actual. I'm simply type of an ordinary man from New Jersey who moved to long island, received into comedy, wrote this publication approximately attempting to write this booklet, after which moved to Alaska, grew to become the mayor of a small city, spent $30,000 on undies, and now I'm going to rule the world!!!

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Download The Dirtiest, Most Politically Incorrect Jokes Ever by Allan Pease PDF

By Allan Pease

DON'T are looking to OFFEND somebody? THEN DON'T F*%#&IN' purchase THIS BOOK!

•What did Cinderella do while she obtained to the ball?
She choked.

•How do you get a blonde's eyes to sparkle?
Shine a gentle in her ear.

•What's the definition of “making love"?
It's what a girl does whereas a man's screwing her.

•How does an Englishman understand that his spouse is dead?
intercourse remains to be a similar, however the dishes are piling up within the sink.

•What's the variation among an Irish marriage ceremony and an Irish funeral?
One much less under the influence of alcohol on the funeral.

•Why is a fats girl like a scooter?
They're either enjoyable to journey, yet you wouldn't wish you acquaintances to work out you on either.

•A girl walked into the financial institution to deposit a wide bag of cash.
“Did you hoard all this funds yourself?" requested the teller.
“No," she responded. “My sister whored half it."

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Allan Pease is an Australian writer and motivational speaker. regardless of having no schooling in psychology, neuroscience, or psychiatry, he has controlled to set up himself as an "expert on relationships".

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