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Garrison Keillor

A Prairie Home Companion: The Screenplay of the Major Motion Picture


The dread day has come to the old Fitzgerald Theater on Exchange Street in St. Paul. The show is closing. Radio station WLT (With Lettuce and Tomato) has been sold to a broadcasting conglomerate in Texas. The Friendly Neighbor station, home of "A Prairie Home Companion," and the owner of the theater, is passing from the scene--the wrecking ball is on the crane parked in the alley--and the show's regulars arrive for the broadcast in a state of suspension, hoping that somehow life will go on.

Format: Paperback
Published: in USA in 2006
Publisher: Penguin
Pages: 176
Language: English
ISBN 13: 9780143038238
ISBN 10: 0143038230

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A Prairie Home Companion: The Screenplay of the Major Motion Picture