New York: True Comedy Theatre Company. Offset printed newsletter, 8pp. Unbound folded leaves. 8vo. (8 ½ x 11 in.). Very good condition, yellowing to edges and creases. Item #5135
On the occasion of Jack Smith’s death, this issue of True Comedy Planet serves as an obituary and tribute to Smith. Included is an excerpt from “Pop Performance, four seminal influences; the work of Jack Smith, Tom Murrin - The Alien Comic, Ethyl Eichelberger, and the Split Britches Company” by Uzi Parnes, and an interview with Smith from “The Double Symposium on Acting, the Second True Comedy Symposium”. A special document and love letter to Smith from his contemporaries and collaborators.