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The New Comedy Writing Step by Step : Words of Instruction, Encouragement and Inspiration from the Legends of the Comedy Profession (Paperback)

Author: Perret, Gene

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Three-time Emmy-award winner Gene Perret's Comedy Writing Step by Step has been the manual for humor writers for 24 years. With this, his first update, Perret offers readers a treasure trove of guidelines and suggestions covering a broad range of comedy writing situations, along with many all-important insights into the selling of one's work. From the basics of comedy writing as a craft... disciplining one's wit discovering what works visualization avoiding the obvious on through the nitty-gritty of the work... finding a topic constructing monologues, sketches, and scripts writing to your audience writing for sitcoms and finally, to comedy writing as a career... overcoming writer's block how to reach "unreachable" stars marketing one's material Perret covers all aspects of comedy writing in his uniquely knowledgeable and anecdotal fashion.


Publisher Ingram Pub Services
Mfg Part# 9781884956669
SKU 204193420
Format Paperback
ISBN10 1884956661
Release Date 5/1/2007
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