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Books Books 1 - 10 of about 10 related to Caesar's Hours: My Life In Comedy, With Love and Laughter.   

Your Show of Shows

Ted Sennett - Performing Arts - 2002 - 175 pages
On a Saturday evening in 1950, a live, 90-minute variety program called YOUR SHOW OF SHOWS! premiered on NBC and instantly won acclaim from the critics and public alike. An ...
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How the Great Comedy Writers Create Laughter

Larry Wilde - Performing Arts - 1976 - 285 pages
Goodman Ace, Mel Brooks, Art Buchwald, Abe Burrows, Bill Dana, Selma Diamond, Jack Douglas, Hal Kanter, Norman Lear, Carl Reiner, and Neil Simon discuss their careers and sense ...
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The Great Clowns of American Television

Karin Adir - Performing Arts - 2001 - 260 pages
There are generations that have never seen Sid Caesar become an automobile tire or Red Skelton stick his thumbs in his armpits and intone, "Two theagulls...," never journeyed ...
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The Haunted Smile: The Story of Jewish Comedians in America

Lawrence J. Epstein - Performing Arts - 2002 - 384 pages
From vaudeville to the movies to television, the complete--and often hilarious--history of how Jewish comedians transformed American entertainment
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Inventing Late Night: Steve Allen and the Original Tonight Show

Ben Alba - Biography & Autobiography - 2005 - 368 pages
Foreword by Jay Leno[W]e now have the definitive fan history of the Steve Allen Tonight Show - written for fans and also for those who never knew Allen of TV ...
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Poking a Dead Frog: Conversations with Today's Top Comedy Writers

Mike Sacks - Humor - 2014 - 453 pages
Offers a behind-the-scenes look at the world of comedy, with contributions from such noted writers as Mel Brooks, Carol Kolb, George Saunders, Amy Poehler, and James Downey ...
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The Classically American Comedy of Larry Gelbart

Jay Malarcher - Performing Arts - 2003 - 295 pages
A close up look at the life and career of the man who has contributed to some of the most important and successful comedy works of our time in radio, television, film, and ...
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Seriously Funny: The Rebel Comedians of the 1950s and 1960s

Gerald Nachman - Performing Arts - 2004 - 659 pages
From Mel Brooks and Tommy Smothers to Mort Sahl and Lenny Bruce, Nachman tells the story of America's "satiric revolution."
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