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Frishberg took an early and eclectic interest in music, listening to an older brother’s boogie-woogie jazz records and to the comic operas of Gilbert and Sullivan.Dave Frishberg, composer and performer of inventive, witty jazz songs, dies at 88|Matt Schudel|November 19, 2021|Washington Post
From this attitude he draws a singular comic and literary power.Houellebecq’s Incendiary Novel Imagines France With a Muslim President|Pierre Assouline|January 9, 2015|DAILY BEAST
Spencer, 27, is variously described as a writer and a stand-up comic.Meet Stephen Fry’s Future Husband (Who Is Less Than Half His Age)|Tom Sykes|January 6, 2015|DAILY BEAST
It was a Senate floor soap opera over none other than a soap-opera producer.
Same goes for the comic book character “Captain America,” which Marvel announced in July would be now be portrayed as a black man.
And, every election, we have our quasi-comic-relief candidates, your Al Haigs and Gary Bauers and Bill Richardsons.
A small contingent of the members hurried off to applaud the successful comic opera of the hour.The Pit Town Coronet, Volume I (of 3)|Charles James Wills
At the present time he was trombone in the “Tournée Gulland,” a touring opera company.The Joyous Adventures of Aristide Pujol|William J. Locke
It is curious to note children's first manifestations of a sense of the pathetic and the comic as represented in art.Children's Ways|James Sully
That you did not steal from her house by a secret passage, on the night of the destruction of the opera-house?The Pastor's Fire-side Vol. 3 of 4|Jane Porter
Perhaps our comic papers have never heard of the Improvement Clubs, or find nothing in them that is humorous.Ancestors|Gertrude Atherton