Getting the Joke: The Inner Workings of Stand-Up Comedy

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'This is the kind of book that troubles grey-suited committees of academic peers. It's too enjoyable. But that, given its subject, is just what it ought to be, and it treats that subject seriously ...There isn't a "dull" page anywhere in the book.' - Professor Peter Thomson, Studies in Theatre and Performance Comedy is changing: stand-up comedians routinely sell out stadia, their audience-figures swollen by panel-show appearances and much-followed Twitter feeds. Meanwhile, the smaller clubs are filling up, with audiences as ...

Getting the Joke: The Inner Workings of Stand-Up Comedy 2013, Methuen Drama, London

ISBN-13: 9781408174609

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Getting the Joke: The Inner Workings of Stand-Up Comedy 2005, Methuen Publishing, London

ISBN-13: 9780413774767

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