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Cygnet Theatre presents SPAMALOT for Two Nights OnlyCygnet Theatre presents SPAMALOT for Two Nights Only
July 17, 2017

Billed as 'lovingly ripped off from the classic comedy film Monty Python and the Holy Grail', SPAMALOT is coming to Cygnet Theatre for a staged concert reading. For two nights only, audiences can enjo... (more...)


Tisha Campbell-Martin, Hamish Linklater and Steven Weber Complete Cast of MAMMA MIA! at The Hollywood BowlTisha Campbell-Martin, Hamish Linklater and Steven Weber Complete Cast of MAMMA MIA! at The Hollywood Bowl
July 13, 2017

Final casting has been announced for the Hollywood Bowl's upcoming production of Mamma Mia!, Friday, July 28, at 8 PM, Saturday, July 29, at 8 PM and Sunday, July 30, at 7:30 PM. The new cast members ... (more...)


3-D Theatricals of Los Angeles and Orange County Presents Monty Python's SPAMALOT3-D Theatricals of Los Angeles and Orange County Presents Monty Python's SPAMALOT
July 12, 2017

???????3-D Theatricals of Los Angeles County and Orange County is pleased to present Monty Python's Tony Award-winning musical comedy SPAMALOT August 4 – 13 at the Redondo Beach Performing Arts Center... (more...)


Go To The Millbrook Playhouse To Find Your GrailGo To The Millbrook Playhouse To Find Your Grail
July 05, 2017

The Board of Directors and Artistic Director, David E. Leidholdt, are thrilled to present the hilarious musical comedy,  MONTY PYTHON'S SPAMALOT! (more...)


Tickets for Shenan Arts SEUSSICAL Now On SaleTickets for Shenan Arts SEUSSICAL Now On Sale
July 02, 2017

Seussical is a fantastical, magical, musical extravaganza! All of our favorite Dr. Seuss characters are lovingly brought to life, including Horton the Elephant, The Cat in the Hat, Gertrude McFuzz, la... (more...)


Theater Works presents SEUSSICALTheater Works presents SEUSSICAL
June 30, 2017

Theater Works presents the summer production SEUSSICAL on stage July 14 - 30, 2017 at the Peoria Center for the Performing Arts. Plunging audiences, striped-hat-first, into Dr. Seuss's whimsical world... (more...)


BWW Review: Spectacular SEUSSICAL Takes Audiences on Flights of Fancy at the Morgan-Wixson Theatre!BWW Review: Spectacular SEUSSICAL Takes Audiences on Flights of Fancy at the Morgan-Wixson Theatre!
by Shari Barrett - June 27, 2017

Have you been waiting for the perfect musical extravaganza to which you can take your entire family, from the youngest to oldest member? Now is your chance by experiencing SEUSSICAL the musical at th... (more...)


Belgrade Theatre Announces Final Line-Up for 2017-18 SeasonBelgrade Theatre Announces Final Line-Up for 2017-18 Season
June 23, 2017

Belgrade Theatre has announced the final shows to complete its Autumn 2017 Season plus two legendary musicals visiting the venue in 2018. This completes the full line-up for the autumn season, which i... (more...)


Aunty Donna Announce Additional NYC Shows at Theatre 80Aunty Donna Announce Additional NYC Shows at Theatre 80
June 08, 2017

Due to popular demand, award-winning Australian comedy group, Aunty Donna, announce a week of New York City performances of their hit show, Aunty Donna - New Show, running July 18 - 22 at Theatre 80. ... (more...)


Theatre in the Park Opens its Summer Season with SPAMALOTTheatre in the Park Opens its Summer Season with SPAMALOT
May 30, 2017

The zany antics of Monty Python and the Holy Grail play out in the hysterical musical SPAMALOT, the season opener for Theatre in the Park opening Friday night, June 2. (more...)


BWW Reviews: SPAMALOT Ferocious, Fast-Paced Comedy SmashBWW Reviews: SPAMALOT Ferocious, Fast-Paced Comedy Smash
by Trevor Durham - May 30, 2017

Returning-MNM director/ choreographer Kimberly Dawn Smith's smart attention to the wondrously strong cast, and obvious love of the absurdity, power her Spamalot through the few brief stumbles to deliv... (more...)


Theatre in the Park to Open 48th Season with SPAMALOTTheatre in the Park to Open 48th Season with SPAMALOT
May 22, 2017

The zany antics of Monty Python and the Holy Grail play out in the hysterical musical SPAMALOT, the season opener for Theatre in the Park opening Friday night, June 2. (more...)


BWW Review: MONTY PYTHON'S SPAMALOT at MNM PRODUCTIONSBWW Review: MONTY PYTHON'S SPAMALOT at MNM PRODUCTIONS
by John Lariviere - May 22, 2017

MNM Productions presents Monty Python's Spamalot at the Kravis Center of the Performing Arts. Featuring music by John Du Prez and Eric Idle, and book and lyrics by Eric Idle, Monty Python's Spamalot i... (more...)


Here They Go Again! Corbin Bleu, Dove Cameron and Lea DeLaria Join MAMMA MIA! at the Hollywood BowlHere They Go Again! Corbin Bleu, Dove Cameron and Lea DeLaria Join MAMMA MIA! at the Hollywood Bowl
May 15, 2017

Here they go again! Additional casting has been announced for the Hollywood Bowl's upcoming production of Mamma Mia!, Friday, July 28, at 8 PM, Saturday, July 29, at 8 PM and Sunday, July 30, at 7:30 ... (more...)


Stage Production Based on Iconic Board Game CLUE to Tour in 2018-19 SeasonStage Production Based on Iconic Board Game CLUE to Tour in 2018-19 Season
May 09, 2017

Producers Work Light Productions (RENT, Mamma Mia!, Motown The Musical) and The Araca Group (Urinetown, Wicked), in association with Aged in Wood and Michael Barra, today announced that a stage produc... (more...)


BWW Review: 1,600 Words About Why You Should Go See SPAMALOT At Studio TennBWW Review: 1,600 Words About Why You Should Go See SPAMALOT At Studio Tenn
by Jeffrey Ellis - May 08, 2017

Whether it's seeing Matt Logan as King Arthur galumphing around onstage, as if astride a horse with Garris Wimmer not far behind providing the necessary sound effects with two halves of one empty coco... (more...)


Bergen County Players Announce Open Auditions for SPAMALOTBergen County Players Announce Open Auditions for SPAMALOT
May 07, 2017

Bergen County Players of Oradell, winner of NJACT's 2015 Community Theatre of the Year award, will hold open auditions for Monty Python's SPAMALOT, the outrageous Tony Award-winning Broadway musical c... (more...)


Selladoor Productions Announces Brand New Tour of SPAMALOTSelladoor Productions Announces Brand New Tour of SPAMALOT
May 05, 2017

Funnier than the black death!  Spamalot is back in a brand-new production from Selladoor Productions and Mercury Theatre Colchester. Spamalot transfers from its critically acclaimed run in Colchester ... (more...)


JANE THE VIRGIN's Jaime Camil Signs on for MAMMA MIA! at the Hollywood BowlJANE THE VIRGIN's Jaime Camil Signs on for MAMMA MIA! at the Hollywood Bowl
May 04, 2017

Golden Globe, Critics' Choice, Teen Choice nominee, Imagen Award winner and Broadway actor Jaime Camil, of CW's Jane the Virgin, has been announced for the Hollywood Bowl's upcoming production of Mamm... (more...)


MasterVoices presents BABES IN TOYLANDMasterVoices presents BABES IN TOYLAND
April 17, 2017

MasterVoices (formerly The Collegiate Chorale), closes its 75th anniversary season with Victor Herbert's Babes in Toyland on April 27, 2017 at 7pm at Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage at Carnegie Hall... (more...)


Farmington Players Present Hit Musical Comedy SPAMALOTFarmington Players Present Hit Musical Comedy SPAMALOT
April 14, 2017

"At its heart Spamalot is about the pursuit of happiness-how to find your GRAIL in life - which is something everyone can relate to." That's how director Tony Targan describes the hit Broadway musical... (more...)


Brand New Season On Sale Now at the New Alexandra TheatreBrand New Season On Sale Now at the New Alexandra Theatre
March 31, 2017

A brand new season of the very best West End musicals, stand-up comedy, live music and drama has been announced today by Birmingham's New Alexandra Theatre. (more...)


Palo Alto Players presents Monty Python's SPAMALOTPalo Alto Players presents Monty Python's SPAMALOT
March 29, 2017

Grab your coconuts and gallop down to Palo Alto Players! From the collaborators behind the hit film, Monty Python and the Holy Grail, comes the Tony Award winning Best Musical Monty Python's Spamalot.... (more...)


BWW Reviews: Short North Stage's SPAMALOT Captures Lunacy of Monty PythonBWW Reviews: Short North Stage's SPAMALOT Captures Lunacy of Monty Python
by Paul Batterson - March 27, 2017

Monty Python is the kind of like the sushi of the entertainment world. At first glance, people either devour it and love it or they poke at it with a fork and think "What in God's name is that?" (more...)


VIDEO: On This Day, March 17- SPAMALOT Begins the Quest of Broadway PreviewsVIDEO: On This Day, March 17- SPAMALOT Begins the Quest of Broadway Previews
by Stage Tube - March 17, 2017

On this day in 2005, Monty Python's SPAMALOT, the smash hit musical lovingly ripped-off from the internationally famous comedy team's most popular motion picture, Monty Python and the Holy Grail, bega... (more...)