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The Resource Improv nation : how we made a great American art, Sam Wasson

Improv nation : how we made a great American art, Sam Wasson

Label
Improv nation : how we made a great American art
Title
Improv nation
Title remainder
how we made a great American art
Statement of responsibility
Sam Wasson
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A history of the uniquely American art form of improv, from its beginnings during the McCarthy Era through the rise of such institutions as Second City, the Groundlings, and the Upright Citizens Brigade and such performers as Tina Fey, Steve Carell, and Bill Murray
Cataloging source
CGL
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Wasson, Sam
Dewey number
792.02/80973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PN2071.I5
LC item number
W37 2017
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Improvisation (Acting)
  • Comedy
  • Stand-up comedy
Label
Improv nation : how we made a great American art, Sam Wasson
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"An Eamon Dolan book."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 384-435) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Hi, how are you? -- We the Jews : 1940-1968 -- We the punks : 1969-1984 -- We the nerds : 1984- -- Goodnight, everyone
Control code
on1012843387
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiii, 449 pages, [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780544557208
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
(OCoLC)1012843387
Label
Improv nation : how we made a great American art, Sam Wasson
Publication
Note
"An Eamon Dolan book."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 384-435) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Hi, how are you? -- We the Jews : 1940-1968 -- We the punks : 1969-1984 -- We the nerds : 1984- -- Goodnight, everyone
Control code
on1012843387
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiii, 449 pages, [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780544557208
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
(OCoLC)1012843387

Library Locations

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      Elisha D. Smith Public Library 440 First St, Menasha, WI, 54952-3191, US
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