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Christopher Guest

 
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Stage Credits

  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 1973
Performer
  [Broadway]
1972
Norman

Writing

Composer
Sketches

 

Stage

Performances
  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 1973
Performer

  [Broadway]
1972
Norman

Writing
Composer
Sketches





Christopher Guest News

Ahrens & Flaherty, Joe Iconis & More Join Feinstein's/54 Below 10th Anniversary Celeb Photo Ahrens & Flaherty, Joe Iconis & More Join Feinstein's/54 Below 10th Anniversary Celebration
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 12, 2022

From reviving the jewels of the canon to concerts celebrating Broadway’s theatres, Feinstein’s/54 Below audiences have taken countless trips down a magical memory lane. Now, to celebrate their tenth year in operation, Feinstein’s/54 Below will be celebrating these wonderful musical moments that appeared on their stage.

BWW Review: SNS LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS At the Garden Theatre Photo BWW Review: SNS LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS At the Garden Theatre
by Paul Batterson - Mar 28, 2022

The great thing is the casting changes add and do not detract from the show. Riley and Mia Angelique, who plays Audrey, carry the arc of co-worker crush awkwardness, the puppy love stage of courting, and finally self-sacrificing true love.

SF Sketchfest Announces Postponement of 2022 Festival Photo SF Sketchfest Announces Postponement of 2022 Festival
by Michael Major - Dec 30, 2021

SF Sketchfest, co-founded and directed by David Owen, Cole Stratton and Janet Varney, the longest-running comedy festival in the U.S. The event mixes major comedy stars and up-and-coming comedians from around the world for sketch, stand-up, alternative comedy, music, improv, films, tributes, live podcasts, workshops, and panel discussions.

Grand Rapids Symphony Announces 2021-22 Season Photo Grand Rapids Symphony Announces 2021-22 Season
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 21, 2021

The Grand Rapids Symphony has announced their 2021-22 concert season of live music planned for in person audiences at DeVos Performance Hall beginning this fall!

SF Sketchfest Announces Dates for 20th Anniversary Festival Photo SF Sketchfest Announces Dates for 20th Anniversary Festival
by A.A. Cristi - Aug 24, 2021

SF Sketchfest announces dates for the 20th anniversary of the comedy festival. After hitting pause on the live festival in 2021 due to COVID, the San Francisco Comedy Festival returns to celebrate its milestone 20th year January 7-23, 2022.

Jennifer Coolidge Reveals She Wants to Return to the Stage in a 'Serious Play' Photo Jennifer Coolidge Reveals She Wants to Return to the Stage in a 'Serious Play'
by Stephi Wild - Aug 8, 2021

In the interview, she talked about he new role in HBO drama The White Lotus, which comes to Sky Atlantic on 16 August, as well as some of her past roles and goals for the future, one of which is returning to the stage!

Rob Reiner to Introduce the World Premiere of THE PRINCESS BRIDE IN CONCERT at the Ho Photo Rob Reiner to Introduce the World Premiere of THE PRINCESS BRIDE IN CONCERT at the Hollywood Bowl
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 27, 2021

The Los Angeles Philharmonic performs the world premiere of The Princess Bride in Concert at the Hollywood Bowl for one night only, Saturday, July 31, at 8:00 p.m. Led by conductor David Newman and in synch with the film, the LA Phil will play an adaptation for full orchestra of Mark Knopfler’s Grammy-nominated score.

Leigh Nash Releases New Song and Video for 'Made For This' Photo Leigh Nash Releases New Song and Video for 'Made For This'
by A.A. Cristi - Jul 9, 2021

Leigh Nash¬†and her husband,¬†Stephen Wilson Jr., are pulling back the curtain on the often-bumpy journey of marriage in their new song,¬†‚ÄúMade For This.‚Ä̬†

Rufus Wainwright Announces RUFUS DOES JUDY At Capitol Studios Photo Rufus Wainwright Announces RUFUS DOES JUDY At Capitol Studios
by A.A. Cristi - May 3, 2021

2x GRAMMY Award-nominated singer-songwriter Rufus Wainwright has announced plans for another landmark virtual concert event. Rufus Does Judy at Capitol Studios will see Wainwright performing his groundbreaking 2007 tribute to Judy Garland, Rufus Does Judy at Carnegie Hall, in its entirety, live from Los Angeles' famed Capitol Studios.

'Weird Al' Yankovic, Rachel Dratch, Jon Hamm, Jane Lynch & More to Take Part in SF Sk Photo 'Weird Al' Yankovic, Rachel Dratch, Jon Hamm, Jane Lynch & More to Take Part in SF Sketchfest's FESTPOCALYPSE
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 26, 2021

SF Sketchfest will present Festpocalypse, an all-star virtual variety show featuring over 100 of the biggest names in comedy, film, and television livestreaming on Saturday, January 30. Festpocalypse features all new performances and appearances from The Kids in the Hall, Bob Odenkirk & David Cross, SNL alums Cheri Oteri, Fred Armisen, and more.

Christopher Guest Videos

VIDEO EXCLUSIVE: Get A Look At CLEO At The Alley Theatre VideoVIDEO EXCLUSIVE: Get A Look At CLEO At The Alley Theatre
by Alan Henry - Apr 23, 2018

Set during the filming of the disastrous 1963 movie Cleopatra, Cleo is the story of the scandalous romance of Elizabeth Taylor and Richard Burton. Now Through Aproil 29 . Tickets at alleytheatre.org

VIDEO: First Look - Netflix to Present Jonathan Demme's JUSTIN TIMBERLAKE + THE TENNESSEE KIDS
by Caryn Robbins - Sep 9, 2016

The entertainment streaming company has acquired global rights to the performance film, JUSTIN TIMBERLAKE + THE TENNESSEE KIDS, which will have its world premiere at the Toronto International Film Festival on Tuesday, September 13, 2016.

VIDEO: Netflix Releases Trailer & Key Art for Christopher Guest's MASCOTS
by Caryn Robbins - Sep 1, 2016

Check out the trailer and key art for MASCOTS, premiering on October 13 in select theaters and everywhere Netflix is available.

VIDEO: Michael McKean Talks Origins of 'Spinal Tap' on TONIGHT SHOW
by - Mar 2, 2016

On last night's TONIGHT SHOW, guet Michael McKean explains how he went from a folksy garage band with Christopher Guest to 'Spinal Tap' fame.

VIDEO: BWW Exclusive: Sneak Peek - Michael McKean Guests on Disney's 7D Tonight
by TV News Desk - Nov 2, 2014

Below, check out an exclusive clip of Michael McKean who will lend his voice to the Disney hit animated series 7D. In the episode.

VIDEO: BWW Exclusive: Sneak Peek - Michael McKean Guests on Disney's 7D
by Caryn Robbins - Oct 29, 2014

Below, check out an exclusive clip of Michael McKean who will lend his voice to the Disney hit animated series 7D. In the episode.

VIDEO: Cary Elwes Talks New Book, THE PRINCESS BRIDE Anecdotes, and More
by Sally Henry Fuller - Oct 18, 2014

Cary Elwes recently sat down with Young Hollywood to discuss his new book, As You Wish: Inconceivable Tales from THE PRINCESS BRIDE. In this interview, Elwes talks about co-writing his book with the rest of THE PRINESS BRIDE 'family,' breaking his toe on set, and more!

VIDEO: David Hasselhoff Featured in New Funny or Die Short Film I'M WILL FERRELL
by Caryn Robbins - Sep 4, 2014

Executive Producer Rich Affannato (Broadway's Peter and the Starcatcher, Silence! The Musical) presents the new Funny or Die short film 'I'm Will Ferrell', conceived by and starring Alet Taylor

BWW TV: Inside Jane Lynch's 54 Debut with Kate Flannery and Cheyenne Jackson!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jun 28, 2014

Emmy and Golden Globe Award winner Jane Lynch just made her solo concert debut at 54 Below! Fresh from her iconic portrayal of Sue Sylvester on Glee and her Broadway debut as Miss Hannigan in Annie, Jane entertained audiences at 54 Below with four unforgettable June nights. BroadwayWorld was with Jane as she was rehearsing for the concert, and you can go behind the scenes in the video below!

VIDEO: Jane Lynch Talks ANNIE on 'Today'
by Caryn Robbins - Jun 5, 2013

On NBC's 'Today' show, GLEE's Jane Lynch discussed her role as Miss Hannigan in Broadway's "Annie" and took time to play a trivia game with hosts Kathie Lee Gifford and Hoda Kotb. Check out the appearance below!


Christopher Guest Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Christopher Guest been in?
Christopher Guest has appeared on Broadway in 1 shows.

How many West End shows has Christopher Guest been in?
Christopher Guest has not appeared in the West End

How many shows has Christopher Guest written?
Christopher Guest has written 2 shows including Lemmings (Composer), National Lampoon's Class of ‚Äė86 (Sketches).