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- General. // Back Stage;02/27/98, Vol. 39 Issue 9, p39
Announces general auditions in New York in February 1998. Costume characters for corporate and special events; Actors and comedians for Mindy Dow Productions; Submissions for Miss USO 1998; Talents for a showcase and upcoming projects of Goldstar Talent Management Inc.
- That Something Extra. Haber, Paul // Back Stage (1946-5440);6/2/2011, Vol. 52 Issue 22, p11
The article discusses the use of improvisation technique by the comedians in the scripts provided to them; according to the ruling by Screen Actors Guild, actors can't be forced to use improvisation, however, if they use it willingly, the technique can help in making their acts more popular and...
- No regular stand-up comedian. Barlow, Saideh // Indianapolis Business Journal;03/06/2000, Vol. 20 Issue 52, p55
Features Doug Downey, a comedian on improvisational theater and member of the New York-based company ComedySportz in Indianapolis, Indiana. Framework of the impromptu performances of Downey; Self-made rules of Downey; Role as marketing manager for the Tourism Division of the Indiana Department...
- Some Observations on the Acting of Comedy. Hewitt, Barnard // Western Speech;Summer1956, Vol. 20 Issue 3, p144
Presents observations on the acting of comedy in the United States. Distinction between comedic and serious acting; Comedian must adjust his performance to variable audience laughter; Characters' suffering is shallow and their expression of it is out of proportion to the actual hurt; Actor must...
- LESLIE NIELSEN. Zucker, Jerry // Time International (Atlantic Edition);12/27/2010, Vol. 176 Issue 26, p99
The article is a tribute to actor Leslie Nielsen, who died in 2010, for his acting skills and comic brilliance.
- PAULA PRENTISS. Grove, Gene // Saturday Evening Post;2/8/1964, Vol. 237 Issue 5, p68
Focuses on the acting career of actress comedian Paula Prentiss in the U.S. Origin of her career; Willingness of the actress to take different kind of role; Achievements and awards received.
- The Role I Liked Best â€¦. Main, Marjorie // Saturday Evening Post;11/12/1949, Vol. 222 Issue 20, p154
The article focuses on the role of actress Ma Kettle in the film "The Egg and I." Kettle's character was created essentially for humor. She plays as an easygoing or crazy in the film. There was some pathos in her make-up, and this gave the characterization greater heart. Her role as a funny...
- TOP CLOWN. Warhop, Bill // Atlanta;Feb2004, Vol. 43 Issue 10, p36
Performer Jay Stewart, graduated from Chamblee High in 1983 and pursued theater at West Georgia College in Georgia. He started his career with the company Ringling Bros., and Barnum & Bailey Circus in 1989 at Clown College, a" boot camp" where physical comedians learn the artistry of clowning....
- Aspen's long and winding road. D'Alessandro, Anthony // Daily Variety;3/3/2004, Vol. 282 Issue 48, pA1
Focuses on the role of the U.S. Comedy Arts Festival in the discovery of new talents. Process undergone by comedians; Importance of choosing the right and talented comedian; Purpose of auditions. INSET: Opportunity knocks.