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Spamalot – Edinburgh Playhouse, Edinburgh

Writer: Eric Idle Director: Christopher Luscome Choreographer: Jenny Arnold Reviewer: Fraser MacDonald The brainchild of the Monty Python lads Spamalot arrives at the Edinburgh Playhouse this week. With a few famous faces, catchy tunes and a side splitting script, the showis sure to leave a lasting impression on all those who see it. Telling the story - eh, sort of ...

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INTERVIEW: 10 Minutes with Joe Pasquale

Currently on tour with Monty Python’s Spamalot, Joe Pasquale spoke with TPR Scotland's Fraser MacDonald about Python, his upcoming standup shows and training for musical theatre performers. Hi Joe. If you could start by just telling us a little bit about Spamalot for those who haven’t seen of it. Well it’s basically the stage musical version of Monty Python and ...

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Spamalot – Grand Opera House, York

Book and Lyrics: Eric Idle Music: John Du Prez and Eric Idle Director: Christopher Luscombe Reviewer: Audrey Pointer Loosely based on the film Monty Python and the Holy Grail, Spamalot is a stage work largely developed by the most musical python, Eric Idle, in collaboration with John Du Prez. The show opened in 2005, earning a Tony award for Best ...

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Spamalot – New Theatre, Oxford

Director: Christopher Luscombe Book and lyrics: Eric Idle Music: John Du Prez Reviewer: Bethaney Rimmer All of the random silliness and slapstick antics you’d expect from a hit musical “lovingly ripped off from Monty Python and the Holy Grail’ is present and correct in Spamalot. This current touring production opened in January this year and stars Joe Pasquale as King ...

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Spamalot – Richmond Theatre, London

Director: Christopher Luscombe Writer: Eric Idle and John du Prez Reviewer: Cavelle Leigh     Spamalothas much hype to live up to. For those my age, Monty Python means little more than then the ministry of silly walks and one of those cults you have to pretend to like to sound cool and/or intelligent and/or to impress your dad. However, ...

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Monty Python’s Spamalot – Opera House, Manchester

Book &Lyrics: Eric Idle Music &Lyrics: John Du Prez Director: Christopher Luscombe Reviewer: Paul Downham First seen on Broadway in 2005 amassing a total of 12 Tony Awards nominations, and winning three, Spamalot returns on its latest UK tour beginning at the Opera House in Manchester. Lovingly ripped off from the 1975 film Monty Python and the Holy Grail, Spamalot ...

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Torvill & Dean’s Dancing on Ice: The Final Tour – Phones 4U Arena, Manchester

Choreography: Jayne Torvill &Christopher Dean Creative Director: Glenn Coomber Reviewer: John Roberts Ten year’s ago Olympic gold medalists Torvill and Dean created a new prime-time TV show that merged the splendor and sophistication of Strictly Come Dancing with the thrilling and defying agility of Ice Skating and thus Dancing on Ice was born. Watched by millions of people each week, ...

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Sleeping Beauty – Wolverhampton Grand Theatre

Writer: Michael Harrison Director: Jonny Bowles Reviewer: Selwyn Knight The Grand’s production of Sleeping Beauty has to be one of the glitziest and most sparkling around. Of all the traditional panto stories, Sleeping Beauty is perhaps the thinnest in terms of plot, although it does have the required good and bad magic, a prince and princess and the princess’s loyal ...

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