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Bristol Riverside Theatre to Open 28th Season with THE 39 STEPS, 9/30-10/26
Mix a Hitchcock masterpiece with a juicy spy novel and a dash of Monty Python and you have The 39 Steps, the hilarious whodonit opening Bristol Riverside Theatre's season on September 30-October 26. Directed by Gus Kaikkonen , the ensemble cast features Dan Hodge , Matt Leisy , Karen Peakes , and Adam Sowers.
Wed Aug 27, 2014
It was inevitable that the country that brought us staid Queen Victoria and stiff upper lips was bound to eventually loosen up and bring us Monty Python, the comedy gang that gave us The Meaning of Life and the Ministry of Funny Walks.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
On this Day in Movie History, August 22, 1972: Now for Something Different opens
It was on this day, August 22, 1972, the British comedy troupe Monty Python 's feature And Now for Something Completely Different debuted in the US.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
Eric Idle, Victoria Clark, Marc Kudisch in 'not the...
The Collegiate Chorale announces its 2014-15 season: the New York City Premiere of Eric Idle and John DuPrez's Not the Messiah at Carnegie Hall, followed by George F. Handel's Susanna at Town Hall, and the US Premiere of Kurt Weill and Franz Werfel's The Road of Promise at Carnegie Hall.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
Ottawa musician puts the Sparks Street silly walk to music
Ottawa musician Tyler Kealey performs his cover of Always Look on the Bright Side of Life on Sparks Street's silly walk crosswalk as silly wakers strut, saunter and lurch past in this still from the video he posted on YouTube.
Monty Python's Total Rubbish: The Complete Collection Now Available on CD
Hot on the heels of the release of Monty Python Sings , the Pythons unveil the U.S. release of a career spanning box set entitled Monty Python's Total Rubbish: The Monty Python's nine UK albums - Monty Python's Flying Circus, Another Monty Python Record, Monty Python's Previous Record, Matching Tie and Handkerchief, Live at Drury Lane, Holy Grail, ... (more)
Python probed over lack of swearing
Communications watchdog Ofcom is investigating after viewers complained about bad language in the broadcast of Monty Python's farewell show - because there was not enough of it.
A-Infos Radio Project
The Q Filmcast: The Adventures of Baron Munchausen, Segment 1
Director Terry Gilliam applies his Monty Python sensibilities upon the career of famed German prevaricator Baron von Munchausen in his Adventure Fantasy THE ADVENTURES OF BARON MUNCHAUSEN! Gilliam sets the stage as we travel abroad with Munchausen, a baron who we see flying into the stratosphere on the back of a cannonball, ballooning to the moon, ... (more)
Thu Aug 14, 2014
The Baltimore Sun
Annapolis Summer garden embraces the bright side of 'Spamalot'
Annapolis Summer Garden Theatre is capping its season with "Monty Python's Spamalot" an irreverent retelling of the quest for the Holy Grail.
Monty Python's Silly Walk comes to Ottawa's Sparks Street
From left, Sparks St. BIA's executive director Les Gagne, Freshii owner, Jag Ghuman, and Sparks St. BIA's Kevin McHale do their own silly walk as they cross Metcalfe St. along Sparks St. Thursday, August 14, 2014.
Robin Williams' Throbbing (and Reciprocated) Love of Python
Just as the Beatles found a kindred spirit in singer-songwriter Harry Nilsson -- so did the Python members find a joyous soulmate in Robin Williams.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
Double Feature: And Now for Something Completely Different
Last month I had back-to-back movie experiences that bolstered my faith that film houses, our communal means to share the cinematic experience, will long endure.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
Monty Python Star Michael Palin -- Live on Stage in February
Acclaimed actor, writer, TV travel documentary presenter, iconic comedian and member of Monty Python Michael Palin has accepted Lateral Events' invitation to tour Michael Palin - Live on Stage to New Zealand in February 2015.
Hit musical Spamalot set to make a return to Sunderland Empire
Always Look on the Bright Side of Life is just one of the many songs featured in the hit musical Spamalot Following the Pythons' incredible 10 night sell-out run at London's O2 Arena, Monty Python's Spamalot will gallop back out on tour from January next year, to bring the West End production to theatres across the length and breadth of the ... (more)
Mon Aug 11, 2014
Monty Python's John Cleese headed to the Midland this fall
Last month, Fairway bookstore Rainy Day Books presented a talk between RDB owner Vivien Jennings and Hillary Clinton at the Midland.
Sun Aug 10, 2014
Farewell, Monty Python
In the final performance of the 10 "Monty Python Live " shows performed by the famed comedy troupe in London's O2 arena, a slide came up on the big screen that said "Monty Python: 1969-2014."
Sat Aug 09, 2014
Large slice of Spam set for Staffordshire
Following the Pythons' 10-night sell-out run at London's O2 Arena, Monty Python's Spamalot will visit Staffordshire as part of a national tour.
Fri Aug 08, 2014
John Cleese's daughter calls step-mum a 'child'
The daughter of John Cleese, Camilla, made several jokes at the expense of her new step-mother, Jennifer Wade whilst performing stand-up at Edinburgh Festival.
Thu Aug 07, 2014
BWW Reviews: SPAMALOT Brings Old Jokes and New to Pittsburgh CLO
As I sat at the closing performance of the Pittsburgh CLO production of Monty Python's SPAMALOT: A new musical ripped off from the motion picture "Monty Python and the Holy Grail," the two men behind me were deeply involved in the show, quoting punchlines before they came, humming the tunes.
Mon Aug 04, 2014
Neill Innes & Fatso - Farewell Posterity Tour - Angel Air Records
Neil Innes has, of course, been around for some considerable time. Innes has always laughed adversity in the face, and is as much a 'tonic' now as he was then, as this Live Tour album demonstrates.