Bright Particular Stars: Canadian Performers by Martin HunterBright Particular Stars: Canadian Performers by Martin Hunter

Bright Particular Stars: Canadian Performers

byMartin Hunter

Hardcover | September 1, 2016

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For over fifty years, Martin Hunter’s passion for theatre and the performing arts has influenced generations of Canadian talent. Bright Particular Stars offers his comprehensive and fully illustrated history of over thirty of the greatest Canadian performers from stage and screen. From music, there are wide-ranging and insightful chapters on Leonard Cohen, Buffy Saint-Marie and Joni Mitchell. From the theatre stage, sections include Colm Fiore, Christopher Plummer and William Hutt. From film and television, come astute chapters on Sarah Polly, Robert LePage and many more. Lavishly illustrated with over 250 images, Bright Particular Stars is a definitive overview of the best Canadian stage and screen performers from the last fifty years.
Martin Hunter has been a child actor, boy diplomat, university teacher, and arts journalist. His first passion is theatre, where he has worked as an actor, director, writer, and producer. Former artistic director of Hart House Theatre, Hunter has written several plays and CBC Radio dramas and documentaries. He is the author of Romancin...
Title:Bright Particular Stars: Canadian PerformersFormat:HardcoverDimensions:522 pages, 10.5 × 9 × 1.5 inPublished:September 1, 2016Publisher:Mosaic PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:1771612169

ISBN - 13:9781771612166

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