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Monty Python adds five dates to live reunion show

Monty Python adds five dates to live reunion show

By | November 27, 2013 at 11:15 am | No comments

Since tickets for its July 1 reunion performance sold out in “43.5 seconds” and then an additional four dates sold out shortly thereafter, Monty Python has announced they’ll perform an extra five shows at the O2 Arena in London. “The response to our planned reunion...

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Eddie Izzard on his new role as a professional soccer executive: ‘I’m a determined bastard’

Eddie Izzard on his new role as a professional soccer executive: ‘I’m a determined bastard’

By | July 16, 2012 at 1:24 pm | No comments

The prolific Eddie Izzard has gotten his leather-heeled foot inside yet another unexpected door. After years of a successful and unconventional comedy and acting career, followed by his Marathon Man buzz, Izzard will now become an associate director of Crystal Palace Football...

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Jerry Seinfeld drops in for a surprise London performance

By | June 2, 2011 at 11:42 am | No comments

Comedy fans at the Comedy Store in Piccadilly Circus last night were in for quite a surprise. After an hour of the regular Wednesday night improv at the Comedy Store, Jerry Seinfeld was brought on stage to a surprised audience, gave him a standing ovation. He performed for half...

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Comedian to personally sell 500 tickets to his next show; no Internet, phone, box office

By | June 1, 2011 at 6:00 pm | One comment

One of the most irritating companies in existence – besides, like, BP or Enron – is TicketMaster. Every time I have to pay an additional fee on an online ticket, I die a little bit inside. So British comedian Sanderson Jones’ project does not kill my soul and makes me...

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Comedians banned from handing out flyers in London

By | June 29, 2010 at 4:03 pm | No comments

London’s West End, especially Leicester Square, has had a reputation for being the “world’s leading stand-up comedy destination.” But it seems the Westminster Council recently put a ban on the handing out of flyers in the Square, reasoning that visitors are starting to...

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