Great Comedians Talk About Comedy
by Larry Wilde
Eighteen of the funniest people of the 20th Century talk about how they make people laugh!
Each engaging interview was painstakingly elicited by best-selling humorist Larry Wilde who spent years researching, collecting the material, and recording these intimate one-on-one conversations.
Not merely for comedy aficionados, this is a book for ALL who do the following:
- Love to laugh and want a good, entertaining read
- Are curious about what makes top comedy performers tick and the secrets behind their timeless wisdom and appeal
- Would like insight into comedy techniques and sound philosophies that can inspire and benefit everyone in every walk of life
- Aspire to careers in comedy or as professional speakers, toastmasters, managers, business executives, clergy, civic leaders, lawyers — all who interact with the public.
Read this fascinating compendium of life lessons, wit, motivation, and inspiration that can be used to revitalize our lives and careers!
It features interviews with these great comedians:
Woody Allen, Jack Benny, Milton Berle, Shelley Berman, Joey Bishop, George Burns, Johnny Carson, Maurice Chevalier, Phyllis Diller, Jimmy Durante, Dick Gregory, Bob Hope, George Jessel, Jerry Lewis, Jerry Seinfeld, Danny Thomas, and Ed Wynn. Jerry Seinfeld was interviewed for a more recent project and is included for your enjoyment.