The Resource Light fantastic : adventures in theatre, John Lahr

Light fantastic : adventures in theatre, John Lahr

Label
Light fantastic : adventures in theatre
Title
Light fantastic
Title remainder
adventures in theatre
Statement of responsibility
John Lahr
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A collection of essays written by one of the drama critics for The New Yorker magazine, discussing comedians, playwrights, musicals, and productions in the international world of theatre
Member of
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1941-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lahr, John
Index
index present
LC call number
PN1583
LC item number
.L35 1996
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Theater
  • Entertainers
  • Dramatists
  • Composers
  • Composers
  • Dramatists
  • Entertainers
  • Theater
  • Komiker
  • Biographie
  • Dramatiker
  • Komponist
  • Regisseur
Label
Light fantastic : adventures in theatre, John Lahr
Link
https://archive.org/details/lightfantasticad00lahr
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Comedians : Bill Hicks : the goat boy rises ; Joe Orton : a revenger's tragedy ; Max Wall : the monkey king of comedy ; Barry Humphries : playing possum ; Jackie Mason and Mort Sahl : working the room ; Peter Cook : bedazzled -- Playwrights : Oscar Wilde : running Wilde ; Harold Pinter : night sweats ; Mikhail Bulgakov : the lone wolf and the Russian bear ; Tennessee Williams : fugitive mind ; Tony Kushner : beyond Nelly ; Edward Albee : sons and mothers ; Sir Terence Rattigan : untutored hearts ; Lillian Hellman : hell on a short fuse ; Alan Bennett : madjesty ; Arthur Miller : dead souls ; Eugene O'Neill : selling the sizzle ; Arnold Wesker : hand to mouth ; Clifford Odets : waiting for Odets ; Neil Simon : shtick ball ; Brian Friel : sight unseen ; Tom Stoppard : blowing hot and cold -- Musicals : George and Ira Gershwin : city slickers ; Rodgers and Hammerstein : Carousel ; Jule Styne : Mr. Broadway ; George C. Wolfe : Jelly's last jam ; Savion Glover : tap messenger ; Lerner and Loewe : Shaw business ; Beauty and the beast : the shock of the neutral ; Stephen Sondheim : love in gloom ; The Who's Tommy : full tilt ; Isaac Bashevis Singer : bring back the clowns ; Kern and Hammerstein : Mississippi mud -- Productions : Ingmar Bergman : gravity and grace ; Ariane Mnouchkine : caprice of the gods ; Ralph Fiennes : matinée idolatry ; Ingmar Bergman : the battle of the vanities ; Stephen Daldry : the virgin and the dynamo ; Peter Brook : losing the plot ; Anna Deavere Smith : under the skin ; Ingmar Bergman : winter songs
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiii, 381 pages
Isbn
9780385315463
Lccn
95021871
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)32699157
  • (OCoLC)ocm32699157
Label
Light fantastic : adventures in theatre, John Lahr
Link
https://archive.org/details/lightfantasticad00lahr
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Comedians : Bill Hicks : the goat boy rises ; Joe Orton : a revenger's tragedy ; Max Wall : the monkey king of comedy ; Barry Humphries : playing possum ; Jackie Mason and Mort Sahl : working the room ; Peter Cook : bedazzled -- Playwrights : Oscar Wilde : running Wilde ; Harold Pinter : night sweats ; Mikhail Bulgakov : the lone wolf and the Russian bear ; Tennessee Williams : fugitive mind ; Tony Kushner : beyond Nelly ; Edward Albee : sons and mothers ; Sir Terence Rattigan : untutored hearts ; Lillian Hellman : hell on a short fuse ; Alan Bennett : madjesty ; Arthur Miller : dead souls ; Eugene O'Neill : selling the sizzle ; Arnold Wesker : hand to mouth ; Clifford Odets : waiting for Odets ; Neil Simon : shtick ball ; Brian Friel : sight unseen ; Tom Stoppard : blowing hot and cold -- Musicals : George and Ira Gershwin : city slickers ; Rodgers and Hammerstein : Carousel ; Jule Styne : Mr. Broadway ; George C. Wolfe : Jelly's last jam ; Savion Glover : tap messenger ; Lerner and Loewe : Shaw business ; Beauty and the beast : the shock of the neutral ; Stephen Sondheim : love in gloom ; The Who's Tommy : full tilt ; Isaac Bashevis Singer : bring back the clowns ; Kern and Hammerstein : Mississippi mud -- Productions : Ingmar Bergman : gravity and grace ; Ariane Mnouchkine : caprice of the gods ; Ralph Fiennes : matinée idolatry ; Ingmar Bergman : the battle of the vanities ; Stephen Daldry : the virgin and the dynamo ; Peter Brook : losing the plot ; Anna Deavere Smith : under the skin ; Ingmar Bergman : winter songs
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiii, 381 pages
Isbn
9780385315463
Lccn
95021871
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)32699157
  • (OCoLC)ocm32699157

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