The Resource Comedy tonight!, [Jay Malarcher], (electronic resource)

Comedy tonight!, [Jay Malarcher], (electronic resource)

Label
Comedy tonight!
Title
Comedy tonight!
Statement of responsibility
[Jay Malarcher]
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
For centuries scholars, philosophers, and practitioners have attempted to explain just what constitutes comedy, and though no one has come close to a definitive explanation, each attempt highlights some distinct facet of the genre--the genre that Woody Allen has said eats at the children's table . . . even in the world of scholarship. The essays gathered in Volume 16 of the annual journal Theatre Symposium illustrate well the range of material that falls under the heading "comedy" as it is played on stage. Stanley Longman's essay on "The Commedi
Member of
Cataloging source
MiAaPQ
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Malarcher, Jay
Dewey number
  • 792.09
  • 792.23
Index
no index present
Language note
English
LC call number
PN1922
LC item number
.M35 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Southeastern Theatre Conference (U.S.)
Series statement
Theatre symposium
Series volume
v. 16
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Comedy
  • Theater
Label
Comedy tonight!, [Jay Malarcher], (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
A publication of the Southeastern Theatre Conference
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Contents
  • Introduction; The Commedia dell'arte as the Quintessence of Comedy - Stanley Vincent Longman; Creating New Comic Stereotypes on the Croatian Postwar/ Transition Stage - Boris Senker; A Method to the Madness: Laughter Research, Comedy Training, and Improv - Patrick Bynane; Comedy Tonight . . . and Tomorrow: A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum and Laughter through the Ages - Diana Calderazzo; Performing Molière's Comedies: Challenges and Approaches - Biliana Stoytcheva-Horissian; The Laugh Factory? Humor and Horror at Le Théâtre du Grand Guignol - Felicia J. Ruff
  • When Satire More Than Closed on Saturday Night: Henry Fielding and the Licensing Act of 1737 - Steven Dedalus BurchMeat, Bones, and Laughter without Words: Finding Bergson's Laughter in Beckett's Act without Words I - Christopher Morrison; "The Ptydepe Word Meaning 'Wombat' Has 319 Letters": An Information-Age View of Technology and Satire in the Works of Václav Havel - E. Bert Wallace; Terry Johnson's Hysteria: Laughter on the Abyss of Insight - Luc Gilleman; Situations, Happenings, Gatherings, Laughter: Emergent British Stand-Up Comedy in Sociopolitical Context - Broderick D. V. Chow
  • Contributors
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (139 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780817382964
Media category
computer
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CKB)2670000000176554
  • (EBL)888560
  • (OCoLC)785811722
  • (SSID)ssj0000661523
  • (PQKBManifestationID)12241527
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0000661523
  • (PQKBWorkID)10712255
  • (PQKB)11023555
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC888560
  • (EXLCZ)992670000000176554
Label
Comedy tonight!, [Jay Malarcher], (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
A publication of the Southeastern Theatre Conference
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Contents
  • Introduction; The Commedia dell'arte as the Quintessence of Comedy - Stanley Vincent Longman; Creating New Comic Stereotypes on the Croatian Postwar/ Transition Stage - Boris Senker; A Method to the Madness: Laughter Research, Comedy Training, and Improv - Patrick Bynane; Comedy Tonight . . . and Tomorrow: A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum and Laughter through the Ages - Diana Calderazzo; Performing Molière's Comedies: Challenges and Approaches - Biliana Stoytcheva-Horissian; The Laugh Factory? Humor and Horror at Le Théâtre du Grand Guignol - Felicia J. Ruff
  • When Satire More Than Closed on Saturday Night: Henry Fielding and the Licensing Act of 1737 - Steven Dedalus BurchMeat, Bones, and Laughter without Words: Finding Bergson's Laughter in Beckett's Act without Words I - Christopher Morrison; "The Ptydepe Word Meaning 'Wombat' Has 319 Letters": An Information-Age View of Technology and Satire in the Works of Václav Havel - E. Bert Wallace; Terry Johnson's Hysteria: Laughter on the Abyss of Insight - Luc Gilleman; Situations, Happenings, Gatherings, Laughter: Emergent British Stand-Up Comedy in Sociopolitical Context - Broderick D. V. Chow
  • Contributors
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (139 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780817382964
Media category
computer
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CKB)2670000000176554
  • (EBL)888560
  • (OCoLC)785811722
  • (SSID)ssj0000661523
  • (PQKBManifestationID)12241527
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0000661523
  • (PQKBWorkID)10712255
  • (PQKB)11023555
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC888560
  • (EXLCZ)992670000000176554

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