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New PDF release: Chicago Comedy: A Fairly Serious History

By Margaret Hicks,Mick Napier

ISBN-10: 1609492110

ISBN-13: 9781609492113

well-known for being a urban of vast shoulders, Chicago has additionally built a global acceptance for cut up facets and slapped knees. Watch the Chicago sort of comedy evolve from nineteenth-century vaudeville, throughout the rebellious comics of the '50s and into the improvisation and comic strip that ushered in a brand new millennium. Drawing on fabric either hilarious and profound, Chicago Comedy: a pretty critical heritage touches on what makes Chicago varied from different towns and the way that distinction produced the various maximum minds comedy will ever be aware of: Amos 'n' Andy, Jack Benny, Lenny Bruce, Del shut, John Belushi, Tina Fey, Stephen Colbert and such a lot of, many more.

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