Voices from the Wings: A Connoisseur's Collection of Great Theatrical & Showbiz Anecdotes

Voices from the Wings: A Connoisseur's Collection of Great Theatrical & Showbiz Anecdotes

by Ned Sherrin
     
 

The most famous anecdotal gems, witty put-downs, potted biographies, and caustic one-liners from throughout the history of show business are compiled in this tome of theatrical trivia. Lovers of showbiz in all its forms—from theater to television and musicals to operetta—will welcome this amusing collection filled with rogues, vagabonds, stage-door

Overview

The most famous anecdotal gems, witty put-downs, potted biographies, and caustic one-liners from throughout the history of show business are compiled in this tome of theatrical trivia. Lovers of showbiz in all its forms—from theater to television and musicals to operetta—will welcome this amusing collection filled with rogues, vagabonds, stage-door johnnies, big shots, nobodies, and many, many more.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781906217235
Publisher:
JR Books
Publication date:
11/01/2008
Pages:
448
Product dimensions:
6.40(w) x 9.30(h) x 1.60(d)

Meet the Author

Ned Sherrin has worked in show business for more than 40 years as a film producer and theatrical director. He is the author of several quote books, including I Wish I’d Said That and The Oxford Dictionary of Humorous Quotations, and his eponymous autobiography.

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