Eric Idle News

Date of Birth: March 29, 1943 (73)
Birth Place: South Shields, Durham, ENGLAND
Gender: Male
Luther Burbank Center for the Arts Announces New Performances to its 2016-2017 LineupLuther Burbank Center for the Arts Announces New Performances to its 2016-2017 Lineup
by BWW News Desk - Jul 25, 2016

Today, Luther Burbank Center for the Arts (The Center) announced the addition of three new shows to its 2016-2017 lineup including an added performance from Just For Laughs and Mills Entertainment's presentation of Britain's living legends of comedy John Cleese & Eric Idle: Together Again At Last…For The Very First Time on Sunday, October 30, 2016 at 7:30 p.m. The Center also welcomes chart-topping folk-soul troubadour Amos Lee for one night only on Monday, November 14, 2016 at 8 p.m. and a special holiday performance from multi-platinum Irish singing sensation Celtic Woman: Home for Christmas - The Symphony Tour onWednesday, November 30, 2016 at 8 p.m. Tickets for John Cleese and Eric Idle's previously announced show on Tuesday, November 1 sold-out in a matter of days with The Center adding an additional performance by popular demand on Sunday, October 30. Tickets start at $65.50. Tickets for Amos Lee range in price from $55-$65. Tickets for Celtic Woman: Home for Christmas - The Symphony Tour range in price from $59-$85. Tickets go on-sale to the publicFriday, July 29 at noon and will be available online at lutherburbankcenter.org, by calling 707-546-3600 or at the Luther Burbank Center for the Arts ticket office (50 Mark West Springs Road in Santa Rosa). (more...)

TRANSFORMERS THE MOVIE 30th Anniversary Edition Arrives This SeptemberTRANSFORMERS THE MOVIE 30th Anniversary Edition Arrives This September
by Movies News Desk - Jul 25, 2016

Experience the enormously popular animated feature The TRANSFORMERS – THE MOVIE like never before! In celebration of the film's 30th anniversary, The TRANSFORMERS – THE MOVIE has been meticulously restored and remastered (more...)

FLASH FRIDAY: Ted Cruz's 'Vote Your Conscience' Recalls AVENUE Q's 'Vote Your Heart'FLASH FRIDAY: Ted Cruz's 'Vote Your Conscience' Recalls AVENUE Q's 'Vote Your Heart'
by Michael Dale - Jul 22, 2016

Ted Cruz's controversial statement at the Republican Convention may have reminded theatre fans of a special AVENUE Q song. (more...)

DPAC's Eighth Season Welcomed More Than Half a Million GuestsDPAC's Eighth Season Welcomed More Than Half a Million Guests
by BWW News Desk - Jul 21, 2016

For the first time ever, the Durham Performing Arts Center (DPAC) entertained more than half a million guests in one season, setting new records for attendance, sellout performances and total events during its recently completed 2015-2016 season. (more...)

bergenPAC to Welcome Toad The Wet Sprocket & Rusted Root, 8/23bergenPAC to Welcome Toad The Wet Sprocket & Rusted Root, 8/23
by BWW News Desk - Jul 13, 2016

?Bergen Performing Arts Center located at 30 North Van Brunt Street in Englewood, New Jersey presents Toad The Wet Sprocket and Rusted Root presented by Westfield Garden State Plaza - Tuesday, August 23, 2016 at 8PMn presented by Westfield Garden State Plaza. Purchase tickets at www.ticketmaster.com or Box Office at 201.227.1030.  (more...)

Way Off Broadway to Present SPAMALOTWay Off Broadway to Present SPAMALOT
by BWW News Desk - Jul 8, 2016

The Way Off Broadway Dinner Theatre has become known for not only its productions of classic Broadway musicals but its part in bringing a number of area and regional premieres to the Frederick stage. In 2009, Way Off Broadway was one of the very first theatres in the country to receive the rights to produce The Wedding Singer, an 80's inspired musical comedy based on the Adam Sandler film. In recent seasons, the theatre, the Frederick -area's only year-round professional producing theatre, has produced several movies-turned-musicals. In fact, the 2013 Season was named "Hollywood Meets Broadway," all of the shows having been hits on the silver screen and Broadway stage. (more...)

PUPPET UP! - UNCENSORED Announces Puppeteers Lineup for The VenetianPUPPET UP! - UNCENSORED Announces Puppeteers Lineup for The Venetian
by BWW News Desk - Jul 5, 2016

'Puppet Up! - Uncensored,' which is set to debut in its new home inside The Sands Showroom at The Venetian Las Vegas on July 21, has just unveiled its lineup of expert puppeteers ready to bring their irreverent and unpredictable style of comedy to the Las Vegas Strip. (more...)

Megan McGinnis to Star in SENSE AND SENSIBILITY at The Old Globe; Cast, Creatives Set!Megan McGinnis to Star in SENSE AND SENSIBILITY at The Old Globe; Cast, Creatives Set!
by BWW News Desk - Jun 21, 2016

The Old Globe has announced the complete cast and creative team for the West Coast premiere of Paul Gordon's delightfully romantic new musical SENSE AND SENSIBILITY, developed with Rick Boynton and presented in association with Chicago Shakespeare Theater, where it was commissioned and had its world premiere in April 2015. (more...)

John Cleese & Eric Idle Coming to Luther Burbank Center for the Arts, 11/1John Cleese & Eric Idle Coming to Luther Burbank Center for the Arts, 11/1
by BWW News Desk - Jun 15, 2016

Today, Luther Burbank Center for the Arts (The Center) announced that Just For Laughs and Mills Entertainment will present Britain's living legends of comedy John Cleese & Eric Idle: Together Again At Last…For The Very First Time in Santa Rosa on Tuesday, November 1, 2016 at 7:30 p.m. Tickets for John Cleese and Eric Idle range in price from $65.50-$105.50. Tickets go on-sale to the public Friday, June 17 at noon and will be available online at lutherburbankcenter.org, by calling 707-546-3600 or at the Luther Burbank Center for the Arts ticket office (50 Mark West Springs Road in Santa Rosa). (more...)

John Cleese & Eric Idle Set for The Venetian Theatre, 11/18-19John Cleese & Eric Idle Set for The Venetian Theatre, 11/18-19
by BWW News Desk - Jun 15, 2016

Still together again, Britain's living legends of comedy, John Cleese and Eric Idle, announce their must-see show John Cleese & Eric Idle: Together Again At Last...For The Very First Time in Las Vegas at The Venetian Theatre inside The Venetian® Las Vegas on Nov.18 and 19 at 8 p.m. Tickets go on sale to the public Monday, June 20 at 10 a.m. (more...)

John Cleese & Eric Idle Coming to Mesa Arts Center, 11/21John Cleese & Eric Idle Coming to Mesa Arts Center, 11/21
by BWW News Desk - Jun 15, 2016

? Still together again, Britain's living legends of comedy, John Cleese and Eric Idle, announce their must see show John Cleese & Eric Idle: Together Again At Last…For The Very First Time in Mesa at Mesa Arts Center on November 21 at 7:30 p.m.! Tickets go on-sale to the public Friday, June 17 at 10 a.m. (more...)

Way Off Broadway to Stage SPAMALOTWay Off Broadway to Stage SPAMALOT
by BWW News Desk - Jun 14, 2016

             Lovingly ripped off from the classic film comedy Monty Python and the Holy Grail, Spamalot tells the legendary tale of King Arthur's quest to find the Holy Grail, and features a bevy of beautiful show girls, not to mention cows, killer rabbits, and French people.  Throughout the show, Arthur, traveling with his servant Patsy, recruits several knights to accompany him on his quest, including Sir Bedevere, Sir Robin, Sir Lancelot and Sir Galahad.  On their way, they meet the Lady of the Lake, Not Dead Fred, the Black Knight, and the Knights who say Ni. (more...)

BWW Review: SPAMALOT at Casa MananaBWW Review: SPAMALOT at Casa Manana
by Kyle Christopher West - Jun 6, 2016

When SPAMALOT opened on Broadway in 2005, I wasn't much of a Monty Python fan, but the buzz around town convinced me to go see the show before it eventually won three Tony Awards, including Best Musical. And even though a few jokes (and a cow) seemed to fly right over my head, when the British shtick met the high kicks and glitz, I caught myself laughing until I cried. The star-studded cast at Casa Manana, appearing only though June 12th, might miss a beat here or there throughout the evening, but they are so energetic and enthusiastic that the opening night audience couldn't help but love them. (more...)

Tickets to Toad The Wet Sprocket, Rusted Root & 38 Special at bergenPAC on Sale FridayTickets to Toad The Wet Sprocket, Rusted Root & 38 Special at bergenPAC on Sale Friday
by BWW News Desk - May 16, 2016

?New shows on sale this week at bergenPAC: Toad The Wet Sprocket and Rusted Root presented by Westfield Garden State Plaza-Tuesday, August 23, 2016 at 8PM and 38 Special presented by Westfield Garden State Plaza-Thursday, September 29, 2016 at 8PM. Tickets go on sale Friday, May 20, 2016 at 11AM at www.ticketmaster.com or by calling bergenPAC's Box Office at 201.227.1030. (more...)

KIAN 'N' JC: DON'T TRY THIS AT HOME Comes to the Boulder TheaterKIAN 'N' JC: DON'T TRY THIS AT HOME Comes to the Boulder Theater
by BWW News Desk - May 5, 2016

Hot off their 2015 Tour Before the Tour, YouTube sensations Kian 'n' JC are packing their bags and going international, launching their first-ever world tour based on their soon-to-be-released book, DON'T TRY THIS AT HOME! Kian and JC will be appearing live at the Boulder Theater in Boulder, Colo., on Friday, July 29, in an interactive experience featuring skits, hidden talents, live on-stage challenges, surprise appearances, music, and more. (more...)

Rory Kinnear to Helm THE WINTER'S TALE as Part of ENO's 2016-17 Season; Lineup Announced!Rory Kinnear to Helm THE WINTER'S TALE as Part of ENO's 2016-17 Season; Lineup Announced!
by BWW News Desk - May 5, 2016

The English National Opera has announced its 2016/17 season, showcasing an extraordinary range of work -- from the return of beloved classics to exciting new productions and a world premiere. (more...)

AXS TV to Premiere 9 Acclaimed Music Documentaries In All-New REEL TO REEL SeriesAXS TV to Premiere 9 Acclaimed Music Documentaries In All-New REEL TO REEL Series
by TV News Desk - May 3, 2016

AXS TV, the premier destination for music festivals and everything rock and roll, expands its music based programming lineup with the launch of REEL TO REEL an all-new series premiering a different critically acclaimed documentary on the last Tuesday of each month. (more...)

MasterVoices' DIDO AND AENEAS with Kelli O'Hara and Victoria Clark Opens TonightMasterVoices' DIDO AND AENEAS with Kelli O'Hara and Victoria Clark Opens Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Apr 28, 2016

MasterVoices (formerly The Collegiate Chorale) continues the 2015-2016 season with Henry Purcell and Nahum Tate's tempestuous Baroque opera, DIDO AND AENEAS, tonight, April 28, 2016 at 7pm and tomorrow, April 29, 2016 at 8pm at New York City Center, 131 W. 55th Street, New York City. (more...)

Young People's Theatre Sets 2016-17 SeasonYoung People's Theatre Sets 2016-17 Season
by BWW News Desk - Apr 27, 2016

Artistic Director Allen MacInnis and Executive Director Nancy Webster are pleased to announce the 2016/17 Season at Young People's Theatre (YPT), a year that marks the return of two of YPT's most popular musicals, both based on children's literature classics: SeussicalTM and Roald Dahl's James and the Giant Peach. (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look at Richard Kline, Mariand Torres & More in Connecticut Rep's SPAMALOTPhoto Flash: First Look at Richard Kline, Mariand Torres & More in Connecticut Rep's SPAMALOT
by BWW News Desk - Apr 23, 2016

Connecticut Repertory Theatre (CRT) has staged Monty Python's Spamalot, the Tony Award winning musical comedy with book and lyrics by Eric Idle, music by John Du Prez and Eric Idle as the final show of its 2015-2016 season. The show is directed by Richard Ruiz. Performances will be held in the Harriet S. Jorgenson Theatre from April 21 - May 1, 2016. For tickets and information please visit crt.uconn.edu or call (860) 486-2113. (more...)

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