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Stand-Up or Die.

Author: Andy De la Tour
Publisher: London : OBERON Books Ltd, 2013.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Originally part of the UK alternative comedy scene, Andy de la Tour spent many years on the circuit, performing with the likes of Rik Mayall, Ben Elton, Alexei Sayle and French and Saunders. After a 20-year break from stand-up he returned to New York City, the genre's spiritual home, to start all over again in the back-rooms and dive bars of the Big Apple. This is one man's journey through New York's underground  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Biography
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
De la Tour, Andy.
Stand-Up or Die.
London : OBERON BOOKS Ltd, ©2013
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Andy De la Tour
ISBN: 9781849436663 1849436665
OCLC Number: 870601131
Description: 1 online resource (133 pages)
Contents: Front Cover; Half-Title Page; Title Page; Copyright; Contents; 1. Tourists on a Visa-Waiver; 2. 'Are You Ready for Some Comedy???'; 3. Stand-Up Comedy is not Fun; 4. Nine Shows Over Three Nights; 5. An Evening of Lesbian Stand-Up; 6. Downtown for My Inaugural Gig; 7. Before I Morphed into Jim Davidson; 8. Too Many Shows Chasing Too Few Punters; 9. 9/11 Was off Limits; 10. I had Actually Done it; An Extra Bit.

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Actor and founder of the British alternative comedy scene, Andy de la Tour, turns back time and takes up the challenge of becoming a stand up comedian in New York.  Read more...

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