Jeff Abraham and Burt Kearns discuss and sign The Show Won’t Go On: The Most Shocking, Bizarre, and Historic Deaths of Performers Onstage

 

There has never been a show business book quite like The Show Won't Go On, the first comprehensive study of a bizarre phenomenon: performers who died onstage. From the comedy magician who dropped dead on live television to the amateur thespian who expired during a play called The Art of Murder, the book is a celebration of lives both famous and obscure, as well as a dramatic and accurate recounting of events leading to the moments they died "doing what they loved." The Show Won't Go On covers almost every genre of entertainment and is full of unearthed anecdotes, exclusive interviews, colorful characters, and ironic twists. With dozens of heart-stopping stories, it's the perfect book to dip into on any page. (Chicago Review Press)

 

Event date: 
Sunday, September 15, 2019 - 3:00pm
Event address: 
Book Soup
8818 Sunset Boulevard
West Hollywood, CA 90069
The Show Won't Go On: The Most Shocking, Bizarre, and Historic Deaths of Performers Onstage Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781641602174
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Chicago Review Press - September 3rd, 2019