The Beatles Comedy Connections

The Beatles Comedy Connections Proof that comedy has connections, however tenuous everywhere.  We were offered a challenge.  The Beatles Abbey Road is celebrating it's 50th anniversary.  We were asked to find ...
Michael Palin stars in ripping yarns an often forgotten 1970's comedy series from the BBC

Ripping Yarns

Ripping Yarns - 1976 Michael Palin and Terry Jones' spoof of pre-World War II literature aimed at schoolboys.  Running for two series totaling only nine episodes between 1976 and 1979.Michael Palin had the...
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Monty Python Live (Mostly)

Monty Python Live (Mostly) 2014 Also known as Monty Python live (Mostly): One Down Five To Go.  This 2014 series of reunion shows staged at the o2 in London had it's final night screened on digital TV channel ...
the surviving five pythons re-unite for a series of live shows entitled Monty Python Live (mostly)

Was This The Least Expected Comeback?

Monty Python Live (Mostly) 2014 Monty Python Live in 2014.  Perhaps the least expected come back of all time, but almost certainly one of the most popular.The story behind the reunion began in 2013, when t...

Monty Python’s Spamalot

Spamalot - 2004 The Pythons are back ! Well, sort of.  Spamalot is the award winning musical comedy, adapted ('lovingly ripped off from") the 1975 film Monty Python and the Holy Grail, by former Python Eric Id...
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Life Of Brian – The Musical ?

Following on from the success of their sell out o2 reunion shows, the last we heard from the Pythons was that this would be the last.  However  Terry Gilliam reveals the success has "reinvigorated the brand" an...

Well That’s Your Lot !

Monty Python Live (Almost) 2014 After 4 TV series, 5 films, 3 sketch based theatre shows and 18 albums, this really is the end.First there were the rumours, then the announcement, that press conference and...
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Monty Python to stage final live show on TV

The Final night of the Monty Python Live (mostly) tour is to be broadcast live from the O2 on Gold on July 20th.John Cleese. Terry Gilliam, Eric Idle, Terry Jones and Michael Palin will perform as Monty Pyt...