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Lessons in Laughter: The Autobiography of a Deaf Actor
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Gallaudet Univ Pr
Publication date January 1, 2002
Pages 219
Binding Paperback
Book category Adult Non-Fiction
ISBN-13 9781563681394
ISBN-10 1563681390
Dimensions 0.50 by 6 by 8.75 in.
Weight 0.78 lbs.
Original list price $34.50
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To succeed as an actor is a rare feat. To succeed as a deaf actor is nothing short of amazing. Lessons in Laughter is the story of Bernard Bragg and his astonishing lifelong achievements in the performing arts.

Born deaf of deaf parents, Bernard Bragg has won international renown as an actor, director, playwright, and lecturer. Lessons in Laughter recounts in stories that are humorous, painful, touching, and outrageous, the growth of his dream of using the beauty of sign language to act. He starred in his own television show “The Quiet Man,” helped found The National Theatre of the Deaf, and traveled worldwide to teach his acting methods.

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from Gallaudet Univ Pr (June 1, 1989)
9780930323462 | details & prices | 6.25 × 9.50 × 1.00 in. | 1.35 lbs | List price $19.95
About: Relates the life story of the accomplished deaf actor, director, playwright, and lecturer and tells how he triumphed over obstacles to pursue his dream of acting
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from Gallaudet Univ Pr (January 1, 2002)
9781563681394 | details & prices | 219 pages | 6.00 × 8.75 × 0.50 in. | 0.78 lbs | List price $34.50
About: To succeed as an actor is a rare feat.
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