Edward Gorey On Stage: A Multimedia Memoir

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Most fans of the artist Edward Gorey know him as the author of lavishly drawn, sparely plotted little books in which hapless characters come to unpleasant ends. But if you happened to be in the right place at the right time, you might know him as a dramatist. From Boston's Poets' Theatre to New York's Broadway, and from Bourne to Provincetown on Cape Cod, Edward Gorey applied his distinctive wit to writing and directing plays for actors and puppets--occasionally including himself. This short memoir is an affectionate chronicle of Gorey's theatrical experiments by the friend, neighbor, and artistic collaborator who produced most of them. Illustrated with rare drawings, photographs, script excerpts, film clips, and even music created for Gorey's twenty-odd "entertainments."
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Publisher
Boom-Books
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Published on
Apr 15, 2012
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Pages
96
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ISBN
9780983435549
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Language
English
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Genres
Art / Performance
Biography & Autobiography / Artists, Architects, Photographers
Performing Arts / Puppets & Puppetry
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This content is DRM protected.
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