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Double ACT A History of the Great British Comedy Duo

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ISBN-10: 0750984325

ISBN-13: 9780750984324

Edition: 2018

Authors: Andrew Roberts

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The double act has been at the heart of British entertainment for over 150 years, yet there has never been a book detailing how this form of comedy continues to develop. From music hall turns such as Flanagan and Allen, to variety acts who managed to make the transformation to television such as Morecambe & Wise, to more recent performers - Armstrong & Miller, Mitchell & Webb - Double Trouble explore the dynamics of this form of entertainment. It encompasses the often neglected field of female double-acts, such as Victoria Wood & Julie Walters and French and Saunders, and the acts associated with alternative comedy and the Edinburgh Fringe, from Rik Mayall & Ade Edmondson to Stewart Lee &…    
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Book details

List price: $20.00
Copyright year: 2018
Publisher: History Press Limited, The
Publication date: 11/26/2018
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 288
Size: 6.14" wide x 9.21" long x 0.90" tall
Weight: 0.968
Language: English