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The Resource The Kids in the Hall : one dumb guy, Paul Myers ; foreword by Seth Meyers

The Kids in the Hall : one dumb guy, Paul Myers ; foreword by Seth Meyers

Label
The Kids in the Hall : one dumb guy
Title
The Kids in the Hall
Title remainder
one dumb guy
Statement of responsibility
Paul Myers ; foreword by Seth Meyers
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"The definitive, authorized story of legendary sketch comedy troupe The Kids in the Hall, by critically acclaimed biographer and comedy aficionado Paul Myers. Meticulously researched and written with the full cooperation of the troupe, The Kids in the Hall: One Dumb Guy features exclusive interview with Dave Foley, Bruce McCulloch, Kevin McDonald, Mark McKinney, and Scott Thompson, as well as key players from their inner circle, including producer Lorne Michaels, the "man in the towel" Paul Bellini, and head writer Norm Hiscock. Marvel as the Kids share their intimate memories and behind-the-scenes of how they created their greatest sketches and most beloved characters, from the Chicken Lady and Buddy Cole to Cabbage Head and Sir Simon and Hecubus. The Kids in the Hall: One Dumb Guy spans the entirety of the Kids' storied career, from their early club shows in Toronto to their recent live reunion tours across North America. Perfect for diehard fans and new initiates alike, The Kids in the Hall will make you laugh and make you cry... and it may even crush your head"--
Additional physical form
Issued also in electronic format.
Assigning source
Page 4 of cover
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
NLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1960-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Myers, Paul
Dewey number
791.45092/2
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PN2307
LC item number
.M94 2018
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Kids in the Hall (Comedy troupe)
  • Comedians
  • Comedians
  • Canada
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Entertainment & Performing Arts
  • HUMOR / Topic / Celebrity & Popular Culture
  • PERFORMING ARTS / Television / Genres / Comedy
Label
The Kids in the Hall : one dumb guy, Paul Myers ; foreword by Seth Meyers
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 317-319) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Here come the brides -- Mark and Bruce cut loose at the Moose -- Kevin and Dave flee the suburbs -- Scott Thompson throws a doughnut -- In the backroom of the Rivoli -- Running free -- Scattered, not shattered -- Live from New York -- Easy to beat up, hard to kill -- Diving into the pool -- I can't stop thinking about Tony -- Drugs are bad -- Hazy movies -- The CBS years (1993-95) -- "We're toast" -- Critical mass -- The boardroom of death : writing Brain Candy -- Some days it's dark : filming Brain Candy -- Cold war kids (1996-99) -- Same guys, new stresses : on the road again (2000-10) -- Death Comes to Town -- We're not quitting
Control code
ocn970404900
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xiii, 335 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781487001834
Lccn
2017953508
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
(OCoLC)970404900
Label
The Kids in the Hall : one dumb guy, Paul Myers ; foreword by Seth Meyers
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 317-319) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Here come the brides -- Mark and Bruce cut loose at the Moose -- Kevin and Dave flee the suburbs -- Scott Thompson throws a doughnut -- In the backroom of the Rivoli -- Running free -- Scattered, not shattered -- Live from New York -- Easy to beat up, hard to kill -- Diving into the pool -- I can't stop thinking about Tony -- Drugs are bad -- Hazy movies -- The CBS years (1993-95) -- "We're toast" -- Critical mass -- The boardroom of death : writing Brain Candy -- Some days it's dark : filming Brain Candy -- Cold war kids (1996-99) -- Same guys, new stresses : on the road again (2000-10) -- Death Comes to Town -- We're not quitting
Control code
ocn970404900
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xiii, 335 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781487001834
Lccn
2017953508
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
(OCoLC)970404900

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