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Drama : an actor's education

Author: John Lithgow
Publisher: New York : Harper, ©2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Sharing a backstage history of his early life and career--and paying tribute to his father, Arthur Lithgow--the author reveals why actors are driven to perform, and why people are driven to watch them do it.
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Genre/Form: Autobiography
Autobiographies
Biography
Named Person: John Lithgow; John Lithgow; John Lithgow
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: John Lithgow
ISBN: 9780061734977 0061734977
OCLC Number: 491939058
Description: xiii, 320 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: A curious life --
A kiss on the neck --
Lachryphobia --
The good boy --
Enter messenger --
The beefeater --
Most creative --
Big and little --
Curtains --
Pinch me --
Veritas --
Utopia --
Hard times on the great road --
Three Lincolns --
This scepter'd life --
D group days --
Getting out --
Coming home --
The triumph of nepotism --
Much ado --
Reality --
Induced insecurity --
A fork in the road --
Naked --
Mr. Pleasant --
Broadway baby --
Adolescence --
My biggest mistake --
Coda.
Responsibility: John Lithgow.
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Sharing a backstage history of his early life and career--and paying tribute to his father, Arthur Lithgow--the author reveals why actors are driven to perform, and why people are driven to watch them do it.

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