Books tagged: standup comedy

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Jesus Plays the Catskills
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 24,280. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2010. Category: Fiction » Literature » Religious
In this sublime retelling of the story and teachings of Christ's life, Jesus himself takes the mike and tells it to a Borscht-belt crowd as a Jewish comic might. It's the New Testament as you've never heard it before! So here he is, ladies and germs, the King of Kings, the Lamb of God...let's give it up, folks, for JESUS!
Don't Wear Shorts on Stage...The Stand-up Guide to Comedy
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 71,880. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
The previously unwritten rules of stand-up comedy are now explained for anyone wanting to make money in the business. It also gives comedy fans an inside look on what the lifestyle is really like.
Silence: My Worst Stand-Up Comedy Performances and Experiences
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 27,420. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Silence: My Worst Stand-Up Comedy Performances and Experiences chronicles Tim Boyle's most cringe worthy stories about the times when things in his comedy career didn't go as planned. Honest, mean-spirited, and sometimes embarrassingly sad, this collection of stories is about one man's failed attempt at bringing joy to the world through laughter. Who said the pain of others can’t be funny?
How To Do Impressions: Everything You Need To Know to Be An Impression God So You Can Rock The House!
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 9,440. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
Whether your goal is to entertain thousands, spoof your co-workers, or tell entertaining stories at happy hour, YOU can learn the Art of Duplication and do great Impressions. These easy-to-follow instructions, unique insights and industry secrets from professionally trained actor, voice artist and popular impressionist Tony Scarpelos are sure to unleash your inner performer!
50 Best Ever One-Liner Jokes
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Price: Free! Words: 1,150. Language: British English. Published: January 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
I have always found short one-liners the cleverest form of comedy; the way they can garner a laugh with just a few words inspires my untold admiration for those who make it an art form.
Robin Williams: A Biography
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,990. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
Robin Williams: A Biography is a tribute to Williams' career of entertaining audiences in various ages and times. He was nominated for an Oscar for best actor award three times, and won an Oscar as Best Supporting Actor who reached the hearts of his audience personally in all of his characters. He lived a great life, rest in peace Robin Williams.
Stand-Up Comedy: 20 Steps To Glory
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 3,310. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Entertainment
In this eBook you will discover 20 great, but hard working steps on how to succeed in the Stand-Up Comedy world and how to avoid the pitfalls. This is not a quick fix if you think you can succeed overnight. Stand-Up Comedy takes practice , and this book is going to reach mastery faster!
About Those Monkey Brains ... My Secret Nights as an Indian Standup Comic in New York
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,030. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2014 by Richard Crasta. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
When this India-born author first came to America many decades back, he ran into Americans who believed that Indians spoke “Indian,” dressed in adult diapers--like Ma-HAT-ma GAN-dee, and “ate curry” (“Two portions of curry please, with curry on the side!”). So he started doing standup comedy making fun of American stereotypes of India, & also making fun of America. This book is the result.