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22 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

Clarence Brown Theatre Adds 4/29 Performance of SPAMALOT

Due to popular demand, the Clarence Brown Theatre has added a Tuesday, April 29 at 7:30 pm performance to the run of "Monty Python's Spamalot".

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Mon Apr 21, 2014

NJ.com

Edison school district sued by Maine theater company for damaged "Spamalot" costumes, report says

The Edison School District and a former drama teacher are being sued for damaging costumes on loan from a Maine theater company for a production of "Spamalot."

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Fri Apr 18, 2014

ARLnow.com

Wakefield HS Theater to Perform Monty Python Musical

Wakefield High School's theater department is conducting a performance of the Tony Award-winning musical " Spamalot ," based on the comedic film classic " Monty Python and the Holy Grail.

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Tallmadge Express

Hudson Players actors take journey to 'Spamalot'

Telling the legendary tale of King Arthur as a highly irreverent parody, the "Spamalot" plot is based on the film, "Monty Python and the Holy Grail."

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Thu Apr 17, 2014

Silicon Alley Insider

Prisons Are Using Sophisticated Software To Predict How Parolees Will Behave After Release

This Tuesday, July 3, 2012 photo shows the interior of a cell at the maximum-security Mount Olive Correctional Center in Mount Olive, W.Va.

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Wed Apr 16, 2014

The Economist

Parole and technology: Prison breakthrough

IN MONTY PYTHON'S "Life of Brian", the Jerusalem crowd picks wrongdoers for Pontius Pilate to release according to whether their names begin with "r", since they find it amusing that the Roman governor cannot pronounce that letter.

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Sun Apr 13, 2014

YourObserver

Diversions-Theater Review: 'Tom Jones'

Bored? Here's an idea, for those of you with abundant time and disposable income.

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Wed Apr 09, 2014

On Social Marketing and Social Change

Monty Python Announce Their Last Show Ever

PROTIP: Press 'i' to view the image gallery, 'v' to view the video gallery, or 'r' to view a random entry.

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ContactMusic.com

Michael Palin Calls Monty Python "Crap" As Reunion Shows Loom

The 70 year-old comedian has blasted most of the comedy group's material on 'Monty Python's Flying Circus' for being "not really that good."

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Mon Apr 07, 2014

Mirror.co.uk

Monty Python: Nineteen facts about the legendary comedy troupe you might not know

Eric Idle, John Cleese, Terry Jones, Michael Palin and Terry Gilliam have reformed for shows at London's O2 Arena but announced there will be no further performances After a series of nine shows Monty Python will be dead, cease to be, they will shuffle off their mortal coil.

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Sun Apr 06, 2014

Palladium-Item

RCT cast, crew lift spirits with 'Spamalot'

The auditorium was filled with giggles, chuckles and belly laughs during opening night of the show, which is based on the film "Monty Python and the Holy Grail."

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Thu Apr 03, 2014

Time

Monty Python Releases New Song and Plans for Last Show Ever

The original members of Monty Python Michael Palin, Terry Jones, Eric Idle, Terry Gilliam and John Cleese attend the opening night of "Monty Python's Spamalot" at the Shubert Theatre March 17, 2005 in New York City Iconic British comedy group Monty Python will release a final album and perform together for the last time ever this summer It's been a ... (more)

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Wed Apr 02, 2014

Watertown Daily Times

Watertown Lyric Theater staging wacky, vocally challenging 'Spamalot' for two weekends

The latest show from Watertown Lyric Theater will be as stimulating as a slap in the face with a cold fish.

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Mon Mar 31, 2014

NEWS.com.au

Holy Grail 'found' inside church

POOR coordination between the many bodies trying to find Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 has caused delays and confusion in search efforts.

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EETimes

Re: Population factoid

2. From Eric Idle's "Galaxy Song" in The Meaning of Life : So remember when you're feeling very small and insecure How amazingly unlikely it is your birth And pray that there's intelligent life somewhere up in space, Because there's bugger all down here on Earth.

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betajet wilber wrote: ... does it make sense to fight for petty...

2. From Eric Idle's "Galaxy Song" in The Meaning of Life : So remember when you're feeling very small and insecure How amazingly unlikely it is your birth And pray that there's intelligent life somewhere up in space, Because there's bugger all down here on Earth.

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Fri Mar 28, 2014

CNN

'Noah': A flood of reviews

But not everyone is happy with the depictions in faith-based films. While "Noah" makes clear it's merely "inspired by" the Biblical story, that hasn't stopped the outpouring of concern and anger from those sensitive to the source material.

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Wed Mar 26, 2014

Patch.com

'Another Evening of Monty Python' Coming to Bolingbrook's Theatre-On-the-Hill

Bolingbrook's Theatre-on-the-Hill will present "Another Evening of Monty Python's Flying Circus" April 4 to 27. Performances will be indoors at the Bolingbrook Performing Arts Center, 375 W. Briarcliff, at 8 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays and 3 p.m. Sundays .

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