Live From New York

The rock stars had that real pulsing energy and immediacy, and this particular show, because of its live, New York danger vibe, gave you that same kind of raw immediacy. It was just raggedy-ass a lot of times. PAUL SIMON, Host: I don't ...

Live From New York

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Live From New York
Language: en
Pages: 800
Authors: Tom Shales, James Andrew Miller
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-09-09 - Publisher: Hachette UK

James Andrew Miller and Tom Shales's definitive oral history of Saturday Night Live, hailed as "incredible" (Vulture) and "required reading" (People). When first published to celebrate the 30th anniversary of Saturday Night Live, Live from New York was immediately proclaimed the best book ever produced on the landmark and legendary
Live from New York, It's Lena Sharpe
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Courtney Litz
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-08-15 - Publisher: Harlequin

Coming soon to a network near you… Lena Sharpe wants her life to be the fabulous kind that movies are made of. She works in television, so she's familiar with the heroine, the hook and when to break for commercial. The problem is, she's always telling other people's stories. When
Sketch Comedy
Language: en
Pages: 192
Authors: Nick Marx
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-11-01 - Publisher: Indiana University Press

In Sketch Comedy: Identity, Reflexivity, and American Television, Nick Marx examines some of the genre's most memorable—and controversial—moments from the early days of television to the contemporary line-up. Through explorations of sketches from well-known shows such as Saturday Night Live, The State, Inside Amy Schumer, Key & Peele, and more,
Saturday Night Live FAQ
Language: en
Pages: 400
Authors: Stephen Tropiano
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-11-01 - Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield

SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE FAQ:EVERYTHING LEFT TO KNOW ABOUT TELEVISION'S LONGEST RUNNING COME
Saturday Night Live & American TV
Language: en
Pages: 294
Authors: Nick Marx, Matt Sienkiewicz, Ron Becker
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-10-02 - Publisher: Indiana University Press

Thought-provoking and “undeniably interesting” essays on this cultural institution of comedy and what it says about our society (Booklist). Since 1975, “Live from New York, it’s Saturday Night!” has greeted late night–TV viewers looking for the best in sketch comedy and popular music. SNL is the variety show that launched