Thank You for Coming to Hattiesburg: One Comedian's Tour of by Todd Barry

By Todd Barry

From the veteran comic and actor from The Wrestler and Louie comes a hilarious e-book of commute essays from his time on journey via secondary markets within the US, Canada, and Israel.

Hello. It’s Todd Barry. sure, the massively well-known comic. i've got billions of fanatics around the world, so I do my fair proportion of traveling. whereas i like doing exhibits within the huge towns (New York, Philadelphia), I additionally get pleasure from an exceptional secondary industry (Ithaca, Bethlehem). acting in those smaller locations might be nice simply because now not all entertainers cease there on journey; they don’t count on to work out you. They’re appreciative. they are saying such things as “Thank you for coming to Hattiesburg” up to they are saying “Nice show.” And virtually each city has their model of a hipster espresso store, so i will be able to get in my convenience zone.

My unique plan was once to e-book one secondary marketplace exhibit in all fifty states, in a couple of 12 months, yet that concept used to be funnier than something in my act. So, rather than all fifty states in a yr, my agent booked a number of indicates in a lot of states, plus Israel and Canada.

Thank You For Coming to Hattiesburg is half travel diary, half trip advisor, and half memoir (Yes, memoir. Just just like the factor presidents and previous baby stars get to write). persist with me on my trip of small golf equipment, and the occasional tremendous amphitheater. Watch me make a promoter fresh the dressing room rest room in Connecticut, see me stare at beached turtles in Maui, and notice how I react whilst Lars from Metallica indicates as much as see me at a rec middle in Northern California.

I’d like to let you know extra, yet i have to pass ebook a flight to Evansville, Indiana.

Show description

Read Online or Download Thank You for Coming to Hattiesburg: One Comedian's Tour of Not-Quite-the-Biggest Cities in the World PDF

Best biographies of actors & actresses books

Meet the Mertzes: The Life Stories of I Love Lucy's Other Couple

Meet the Mertzes is an expansive twin biography chronicling the lives of 2 of America's most well liked situation-comedy actors, William Frawley and Vivian Vance, who portrayed Fred and Ethel Mertz on i admire Lucy. This meticulously researched booklet includes interviews with Frawley's and Vance's colleagues, buddies, and relations, and explores their own lives sooner than, in the course of, and after i admire Lucy.

Ellen Terry, Spheres of Influence (Dramatic Lives)

During this essay assortment, demonstrated specialists and new researchers, reconsider the performances and cultural importance of Ellen Terry, her daughter Edith Craig (1869–1947) and her son Edward Gordon Craig (1872–1966), in addition to Bram Stoker, Lewis Carroll and a few much less everyday figures.

Thank You for Coming to Hattiesburg: One Comedian's Tour of Not-Quite-the-Biggest Cities in the World

From the veteran comic and actor from The Wrestler and Louie comes a hilarious e-book of trip essays from his time on travel via secondary markets within the US, Canada, and Israel. hi. It’s Todd Barry. definite, the hugely well-known comic. i've got billions of enthusiasts around the world, so I do my justifiable share of traveling.

Revenge of the Nerd: Or . . . The Singular Adventures of the Man Who Would Be Booger

Dicy enterprise. Revenge of the Nerds. lifeless. Moonlighting. Supernatural. American Dad. New lady. What do all of those video clips and tv exhibits have in universal? Curtis Armstrong. A mythical comedic moment banana to a litany of significant stars, Curtis is endlessly cemented within the public mind's eye as Booger from Revenge of the Nerds.

Additional resources for Thank You for Coming to Hattiesburg: One Comedian's Tour of Not-Quite-the-Biggest Cities in the World

Sample text

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.04 of 5 – based on 19 votes