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Musical "Little House On The Prairie" Ready To Go Again

Funny story: Musical "Little House On The Prairie" Ready To Go Again

The musical version of "Little House on the Prairie" launches a national tour in St. Paul, Minnesota, this fall, with great songs like "Pa, Don't Lose Your Brass Monkeys During The Blizzard", "Piecing A Quilt Nine Miles Long", "Prairie Dog Stew For S...

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Rowan Atkinson triumphs in "Oliver"

Rowan Atkinson has returned in spectacular fashion to the West End - his first time on the boards for 12 years. He has taken the lead in "Oliver", a role he has always cherished, and the 48-year-old doesn't disappoint. When Atkinson first announced that he would be starring in the play, some expressed surprise, but this truly is a role made for him. "To the British movie-goer Oliver Reed was a...

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End of the Pier Music Hall Set for Comeback

Funny story: End of the Pier Music Hall Set for Comeback

Fans of vaudeville were practically frenzied with apathy last night at the news that music hall comedian 'Cheerful' Charlie Chipstick is beginning a new tour. The renowned alcoholic, famed for his starring role at the Job Centre, is set for a com...

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Thespians targeted by Church of England

Funny story: Thespians targeted by Church of England

Not content with targeting gay people (sometimes called lesbians or homosexuals) the Church of England is now targeting thespians throughout the country. Archbishop Richard Head - Dick to his friends - of Telford has condemned thespians throughout...

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Kes The Pantomime

Funny story: Kes The Pantomime

Pantomime goers are said to be tiring of the same old stories, of charming princes, no mortal danger, and a rousing happy ending where everyone is happy (except for Buttons, and everyone who is left behind while the lead characters go off to a life o...

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Will Video Kill the Theatre Stars?

Funny story: Will Video Kill the Theatre Stars?

More and More speculation is mounting that all is not well within the confines of the latest musical to grace the illustrious theatres of Broadway - Dead Radios: A Buggles Musical.

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Promising play ended in tragedy

A play written by talented playwright Rodney Loomis seemed destined to end up as a family comedy to be enjoyed by everyone. But sources now report that this will not come to be, as young Rodney Loomis broke his left arm while emptying the garbage yes...

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Another Day In The Life Of A Daniel Radcliffe Stalker.

The weekends are the hardest part of the job. On week days I know exactly where the gorgeous Daniel is going to be, as he is always at work. But on weekends there is no saying what he is going to do. He might go shopping, or he may go to the theatre, he may take a trip to the park to feed the ducks, alternatively he might go down town to see his local hooker.

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Opera About Bush Presidency, Complete With Giant Puppets

Funny story: Opera About Bush Presidency, Complete With Giant Puppets

As the orchestra emitted repeated atonal pings, huge puppets - some more than 20 feet tall - staggered onto the Metropolitan Opera stage during a rehearsal last week.

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Thirteen Episodes of Bagpuss to be Installed in the Shakespearean Canon

Funny story: Thirteen Episodes of Bagpuss to be Installed in the Shakespearean Canon

Bagpuss, the baggy moggy purr, having consistently trounced all British theatre rivals since 1999 has been awarded the singular honor of being included in the Shakespearean Canon.

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Theatre review from Websmuggler: "Evita"

Funny story: Theatre review from Websmuggler: "Evita"

Our Arts critic Ben Dover reviews the musical "Evita" by Andrew Lloyd Weber and Tim Rice:...

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"Have you got any oxygen?" - An actor working as a theatre usher in London's West End

Funny story: "Have you got any oxygen?" - An actor working as a theatre usher in London's West End

"Hi diddley dee, an actor's life for me."...

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"Atlas Shrieked" monologue big hit

Funny story: "Atlas Shrieked" monologue big hit

Los Angeles - A relatively unknown actor is capitalizing on the recent surge in sales of Ayn Rand's popular fiction novel "Atlas Shrugged" by turning the 1,084-page tome into a one-man show recited at the top of his lungs. Affectionately titled "A...

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Hobbit Slaughtered Live on Stage to Boost Ticket Sales

Funny story: Hobbit Slaughtered Live on Stage to Boost Ticket Sales

All performances of the London stage version of the Lord of the Rings will now include the ritual slaughter of a Hobbit in a bid to boost flagging ticket sales.

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Pirates Orlando Bloom Naked on Stage with Nurse Gladys

Funny story: Pirates Orlando Bloom Naked on Stage with Nurse Gladys

Pirates of the Caribbean star Orlando Bloom has revealed he is planning to get back to basics by romping naked on stage with Nurse Gladys of "Open all Hours" fame.

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Reports of Impresario's Death Greatly Exaggerated

Funny story: Reports of Impresario's Death Greatly Exaggerated

Theatre Impresario Sir Kingston Bagpuize was today recovering from the shock of finding out that he hasn't actually died at all.

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Mel Gibson nailed to cinema theatre by Jews

Funny story: Mel Gibson nailed to cinema theatre by Jews

USA, Missouri - As punishment for encouraging anti-semitism from his work on 'The Passion of the Christ', Mel Gibson has been nailed to a cinema by a group of Rabbis. The Chief Rabbi of the group explained their reasons. "The Passion sto...

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Ashcroft Musical Revue Wows Broadway

Funny story: Ashcroft Musical Revue Wows Broadway

Buoyed by the success of his recent speaking tour promoting the USA PATRIOT Act, U.S. Attorney General John Ashcroft is taking the theatre world and American public opinion by storm with a new smash hit musical revue entitled "Our Brave New Worl...

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