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Yma, Ava

Thomas Meehan

Yma, Ava

Yma, Abba; Yma, OOna; Yma, Ida; Yma, aga ...

by Thomas Meehan

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Published by Simon and Schuster in New York .
Written in English


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Statementand others.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3563.E3 Y6
The Physical Object
Pagination160 p.
Number of Pages160
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5546800M
LC Control Number67025378

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Re the source of David Letterman's "Uma, Oprah" routine (Letters, Aug. 24): It all began in the comic mind of Thomas Meehan, who conceived a totally off-the-wall article for the New Yorker.

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He worked for a decade at the New Yorker, where he wrote one of the magazine’s classic humor pieces, “Yma Dream,” about an imaginary cocktail party for the Peruvian singer Yma Sumac.

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Meehan was a long-time contributor of humor pieces to The New Yorker, most notably Yma, Ava, Yma, Abba, Yma, Oona, Yma, Aga and Others. He was the co-librettist, with J. McClatchy, of the Lorin Maazel opera,and an Emmy Award-winning writer of television comedy.

On Tuesday, Aug. 22,Martin Charnin said that Meehan, the three-time Tony Award-winning book writer, has died. Meehan was (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer, File) By Matt Schudel. Mr. Meehan's vintage sketch, ''Yma Dream,'' imagines the confusions of first-name introductions at a party whose guests include Yma Sumac, Ava Gardner, Uta Hagen, Ali McGraw and a.

First to arrive: Ava Gardner, so the host properly says, "Yma, Ava." guests following include Abba Eban, Oona O'Neill, Ida Lupino, Eva Gabor, and several others, so that the host finds himself saying, "Yma, Ava, Abba, Oona, Ida, Eva." By the end of the piece, Meehan had managed to stack about twenty similar names together like dominoes.

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