Search Results: 'showbusiness'

Search

×
×
×
×
11 results for "showbusiness"
A Music Journey Remembered "The Life and Times of Brad Evans, Musician" By Bradley W. Kuhns
Paperback: $21.95
Ships in 3-5 business days.
Bradley Kuhns formed the music group, "The Encores" in 1953 and his trio which included his High School friend Ernie Carson,trumpet player, performed throughout the Pacific Northwest. In... More > mid-1950's he and his band joined the United States Marine Corp. Brad and friend Ernie auditioned and played in the U.S.M.C. military band. While in the Corp Brad formed a music group and played on and off base around Southern California. After the military Brad reorganized the "Encores", he played as a studio musician along side his friend Glen Campbell in Los Angeles, California and his band backed and performed with notables as Frank Sinatra and the Rat Pack, Frankie Laine, Lou Rawls, Nat King Cole and the Mills Brothers and other famous personalities.< Less
The Sex Life of a Comedian By Dave Thompson
Paperback: List Price: $19.50 $18.53 | You Save: 5%
Ships in 3-5 business days.
(3 Ratings)
"You'll love this book." HARRY HILL. "Mad comic brilliance." BEN ELTON. Hilarious young stand-up comedian Doug Tucker lands a big part in ‘Rats Milk Cheese’, a... More > bizarre sitcom. In a world where louche girls romp in dressing rooms, luxury yachts, and drug-fuelled orgies, Doug thinks his career has taken off. But show business has a dark side. As the wealth at stake increases, so does the greed of those who want it. At a celebrity sex party Doug accidentally spurts on a member of the Mafia... Written by Dave Thompson, the comedian and actor who played Tinky Winky in 'Teletubbies'. FOR ADULTS ONLY!< Less
Gardens By corinne ullrich
eBook (PDF): $20.51
Download immediately.
Charles Rice ist Anfang 20, ein junger Anwalt, der, wohlbehütet aufgewachsen, ein bisschen naiv in die Welt schaut. Auf einer Weltreise will er diese näher kennen lernen und besucht dabei... More > auch Frances Dean, eine ehemalige Freundin seiner Eltern, die auf dem großzügigen Anwesen Ffrangcon Court im Süden Englands lebt. Umgeben ist es von einem überwältigenden Garten – den ersten Gang durch ihn erlebt Charles wie einen Rausch, berückt von Farben, Formen und Düften. Neue, andere, fremde Welten tun sich auf Ffrangcon für ihn auf. Er ist fasziniert von dem so ganz anderen, weiteren, weltgewandteren Leben, der Lässigkeit und dem dezenten Luxus, der bewegenden Schönheit und Vielfalt des Gartens … Und der kraftvollen Ausstrahlung und unkonventionellen Denk- und Lebensweise von Frances Dean. Doch als Frances in das Rockbusiness zurückkehrt, das Metier, in dem sie einst das große Geld machte, lernt Charles auch andere Facetten von ihr kennen.< Less
Absolutely Positively By Eli Gunn
Paperback: $12.86
Ships in 3-5 business days.
Collection of poems, (really) short stories and song lyrics. Dealing with break-ups, obsessional love-affairs and showbusiness. Sex, drugs and rock and roll in five pages or less.
Absolutely Positively By Eli Gunn
eBook (PDF): $9.34
Download immediately.
Collection of poems, (really) short stories and song lyrics. Dealing with break-ups, obsessional love-affairs and showbusiness. Sex, drugs and rock and roll in five pages or less.
Champagne in Monte Carlo-Chips on Wigan Pier By Norman Smeddles
Paperback: List Price: $16.65 $14.99 | You Save: 10%
Ships in 3-5 business days.
This is my story of trying to 'make it' in showbusiness. It's about how I got my first guitar and how I was caught up in the Merseybeat phenomenon of the 1960s.I was desperate to make music my career... More > and I managed to go from playing on the church youth clubs of Liverpool to the Cavern Club to Television and to The Albert Hall and The London Palladium. How I went on to work with Shirley Bassey, Morecambe and Wise, Benny Hill, Jimmy Tarbuck, Rolf Harris and many more and how I went on to perform for Prince Charles, The Queen and Prince Phillip. But it's also the story of the hard times in the Workingmen's Clubs and Miner's Clubs of the North East and South Wales the late late nights and the boring travelling. It's a story with humour and sadness, elation and disappointment.How it all started and how it all ended and it's also about the many friends I met along the way.< Less
Valentino's Affairs A Two-Act Play By David Bret
Paperback: $11.78
Ships in 3-5 business days.
(1 Ratings)
In a brief career, Rudolph Valentino's name became synonymous with unbridled Latin passion, When his image flickered onto the screen, fans of both sexes swooned. In this two-act play, David Bret... More > presents the real Valentino. A man who seemed to enjoy being dominated by his rapacious lesbian wives~a man blatantly extroverted, yet who was naively unaware that the manager he trusted implicitely had but a single goal, to manipulate him and take charge of his fortune for his own aims. And finally there is the warm, sensitive, charismatic, happy-go-lucky Rudy, a man with a biting, off-beat sense of humour who when in the company of his male friends and lovers could let himself go and be himself. David Bret is one of Britain's leading showbusiness biographers and has published over 30 books, most of them beat sellers. His other biographies of the man known as 'The World's Greatest Lover' are 'Valentino, A Dream Of Desire'(1998), and 'Rudolph Valentino: Lovers, Friends & Foes'(2013). WARNING: contains strong language.< Less
Valentino's Affairs: A Two-Act Play By David Bret
eBook (ePub): $6.27
Download immediately.
(1 Ratings)
In a career spanning barely seven years and just seven major films, Rudolph Valentino's name became synonymous with Latin passion. When his image flickered onto the screen, fans of both sexes... More > swooned. In this play one sees the real Valentino. Here was a man who seemed to enjoy being dominated by his rapacious lesbian wives~a man blatantly extroverted, yet who was naively unaware that the manager he trusted implicitely had but a single goal, to manipulate him and take charge of his fortune for his own aims. And finally there is the warm, sensitive, charismatic, happy-go-lucky Rudy, a man with a biting, off-beat sense of humour, who when in the company of his male friends and lovers, could let himself go and truly be himself. David Bret is one of Britain's leading showbusiness biographers. He has published two biographies of 'The World's Greatest Lover': 'Valentino, A Dream of Desire'(1998) and 'Rudolph Valentino: Lovers, Friends & Foes'(2013). WARNING: this play contains strong language.< Less
L'acteur international By Sam Hervé Spiegel
Paperback: List Price: $16.38 $12.29 | You Save: 25%
Ships in 3-5 business days.
Ce récit est l’histoire vraie d’un comédien à la poursuite de ce grand rôle qui lui apportera gloire et richesse et reconnaissance du public. En attendant cette... More > consécration, de casting en audition, de petit boulot en grande scène, de succès en déception, d’un pays à l’autre, nous suivons cet "acteur international" dans ses pérégrinations dans le milieu impitoyable du show-business et de ses stars, entre Londres et Paris.< Less
L'acteur international By Sam Spiegel
eBook (PDF): $3.93
Download immediately.
Ce récit est l’histoire vraie d’un comédien à la poursuite de ce grand rôle qui lui apportera gloire et richesse et reconnaissance du public. En attendant cette... More > consécration, de casting en audition, de petit boulot en grande scène, de succès en déception, d’un pays à l’autre, nous suivons cet "acteur international" dans ses pérégrinations dans le milieu impitoyable du show-business et de ses stars, entre Londres et Paris.< Less