Radio Times Guide To Tv Comedy

Author : Mark Lewisohn
ISBN : 0563488468
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This volume features details of every comedy show broadcast on British television, from the first shows inception in 1936 to the present day. Full broadcast details, cast information, credits, synopsis and critique are included.
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Radio Times

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ISBN : MINN:31951002801258X
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Artists Of Radio Times

Author : Martin Baker
ISBN : STANFORD:36105111955873
Genre : Performing Arts
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Presents some of the most popular Radio Times covers of all time and features biographical notes on the illustrators. An exemplary publication.
Category: Performing Arts

Cupid Stunts The Life Radio Times Of Kenny Everett

Author : David Stafford
ISBN : 9780857128676
Genre : Music
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On paper, Kenny Everett's qualifications did not look promising – with little in the way of education, physique or social skills. What he had was a gift for funny voices, an oblique imagination and a way with a tape recorder. Yet, the British radio revolution in the ‘60s and ‘70s needed these exact qualities. Ever a corporate player, Kenny was frequently fired, but still went on to reinvent television. Meanwhile, outside the studios, the challenge to 'get a life' brought moments of ecstasy, frequent bother and at least one suicide attempt. And at the exact moment when tabloid frenzy about the AIDS epidemic reached its peak, he came out. This new biography, based on intricate documentary research as well as interviews with colleagues, friends and enemies – including Alexei Sayle, Barry Cryer, David Mallet and "Whispering" Bob Harris – not only gets under the skin of the man, but also gives a taste of the times. Cupid Stunts covers the novelty and excitement of hearing all-pop radio for the first time, the terror and bluster of the high-ups, the brilliant blossoming of gay culture throughout the 70s and 80s, and the tragedy and vile hypocrisy that surrounded the AIDS epidemic.
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Paddington At Large

Author : Michael Bond
ISBN : 0618196781
Genre : Juvenile Fiction
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The adventures and escapades of Paddington, a lovable but troublemaking bear
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Radio Times

Author : Abi Grant
ISBN : 0573081085
Genre : Drama
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Set in London's Criterion Theatre in the Spring of 1941, Radio Times traces the struggles of the cast of Variety Bandwagon, a BBC light entertainment show, broadcasting for the first time live to America. Incorporating the music of Noel Gay, author of Me and My Girl, this heart-warming and highly-entertaining show includes the classic numbers "There's Something About a Soldier"; "Run, Rabbit, Run"; "Who's Been Polishing the Sun?" and "Hey Little Hen."
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