Books tagged: improv

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Just Kidding - Stand-Up Comedy For Kids Of All Ages
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 35,720. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
“A funny thing happened to a kid on the way home from school…he laughed…and suddenly the world didn’t such a formidable place, because now he could joke about it.”
Stand Up For Your Success (Cutting Edge Personal Development Information in Stand Up Comedy Format)
Price: $19.95 USD. Words: 74,960. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
This book is the companion book for Sell It With Humor, the brain child of Burt Teplitzky. On a special Saturday, the World Famous IMPROV Comedy Club in Hollywood, California teamed up with Burt to produce the funniest motivational and inspirational program ever. These are those transcripts.
Sell It With Humor (America's Cutting Edge Sales Tool)
Price: $19.95 USD. Words: 77,620. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Sales
This 250 page plus one of a kind sales book is the brain child of Burt Teplitzky, the former managing partner of the World Famous IMPROV Comedy Club's Corporate Training Division and former licensee of the IMPROV's Florida Comedy Traffic Schools. He was even written up in the Wall Street Journal. Sell It With Humor teaches CEO's, executives, sales professionals how to Sell It With Humor.
Eau de Smoking Rubber
Price: Free! Words: 850. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
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The gang's all here...but who gets to keep the loot, and who has to hit the road? Approximately 800 words.
What's So Funny? How To Sharpen Your Sense Of Humor
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 13,900. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Confidence and self-esteem, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Readers of all ages and abilities will quickly learn how to generate laughter, spread good feelings, and perhaps even make a fool of themselves! Written in easy to understand language, the author clearly explains the principles behind such comic tools as: exaggeration, understatement, punch lines, sight gags, logical delusions, creating surprises, the use of funny words, and many others.
The Tragic Clowns: An Analysis of the Short Lives of John Belushi, Lenny Bruce, and Chris Farley
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 19,270. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
This book provides a psychological profile of John Belushi, Lenny Bruce, and Chris Farley, and attempts to examine the pathos that exists in the inner worlds of comedians.
Stand-up Comedy: Get Started & Manage Your Career
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 63,000. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2009 by Magic Lamp Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry, Nonfiction » Career Guides » Entertainment
This is a great book for any person interested in how to get started as a stand-up comedian. Written by a professional comedian and coach, sections include everything from Open Mike nights to becoming an M.C., then a featured comic and ultimately a headliner. Covered: booking rooms, getting paid, getting an agent, hecklers, and much more. Over 100 chapters on the serious business of comedy.