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Women and comedy in solo performance

LavinВ· SuzanneВ·

Women and comedy in solo performance

Phyllis Diller· Lily Tomlin· and Roseanne

by LavinВ· SuzanneВ·

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Published by Routledge· in New York· NY .
Written in English

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Statementby Suzanne Lavin.
LC ClassificationsPN
The Physical Object
Paginationvii· 153 p. ;
Number of Pages153
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22585543M
ISBN 100415948584

The country is in political turmoil. Recent wars and alliances have left Athenians no option but to take the most extreme action. The most radical: a government of women! Women storm the Assembly, dressed as men, big fake beards, big shoes and a big vision - total equality! A world where power imbalance is eradicated and with it debt, greed and. CLASS: SOLO PERFORMANCE. Like Anna Deavere Smith, Nilaja Sun, John Leguizamo, Sharon Washington, Sarah Jones, Daniel Beaty, and other brave solo performers who have come before you, this class will guide you through the process of telling your personal story on stage.

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