I'm dying up here: [heartbreak and high times in stand-up comedy's golden era]

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A reporter for "The Los Angeles Times" relives the mid-1970s, when L.A. was a mecca for stand-up's stars-to-be thanks to "The Tonight Show," until a strike of the Comedy Store in 1979 tore apart the tight-knit community.
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9781586483173
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full_title i m dying up here heartbreak and high times in stand up comedys golden era
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subject_facet Performing Arts / Comedy, Stand-up comedy -- United States -- History -- 20th century
table_of_contents Prologue: a true comic -- Blood brothers -- The hippest room -- Mitzi's store -- Tom, Dave, and George -- All about Budd -- Six minutes, twenty-two laughs -- The boys' club -- Guns, drugs, and Westwood -- Comedy university -- Richard's baroness, Steve's movie -- The funniest year ever -- Roommates -- The New Year's resolution --- Drugs and theft -- Order, please -- Diary of a young comic -- The gauntlet -- Comedians for compensation -- Choosing up sides -- Fire! -- The vote -- All on the line -- Dave's big night --The union forever? -- Jay's big flop -- "My name is Steve Lubetkin" -- A standing ovation -- Epilogue: the prisoner of memory.
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title I'm dying up here : [heartbreak and high times in stand-up comedy's golden era]
title_alt I am dying up here
title_display I'm dying up here : heartbreak and high times in stand-up comedy's golden era
title_full I'm dying up here : [heartbreak and high times in stand-up comedy's golden era] [electronic resource] / William Knoedelseder, I'm dying up here : heartbreak and high times in stand-up comedy's golden era / William Knoedelseder
title_short I'm dying up here :
title_sort i'm dying up here heartbreak and high times in stand-up comedy's golden era
title_sub [heartbreak and high times in stand-up comedy's golden era]
topic Performing Arts / Comedy, Stand-up comedy United States History 20th century
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