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Guess Who Now Is Playing Anna Nicole Smith in the Opera, Anna Nicole?

Funny story: Guess Who Now Is Playing Anna Nicole Smith in the Opera, Anna Nicole?

In a sudden turn of events, it was announced today that Eva-Marie Westbroek will no longer play the eponymous lead in the opera, Anna Nicole. Citing creative differences, Ms. Westbroek, has been released from her contract, according to enfant terrib...

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London Theatre Roundup

Funny story: London Theatre Roundup

Hello luvvies, this is Cecil Poofburger, and here is this week's summary of theatrical happenings in London's West End. This Thursday marks the opening of "Bizz", the musical hit show based on the songs of the 1980s band "Bucks Fizz". The show is unusual for a West End production in being only 55 minutes long. It is also unusual in featuring an audience participation segment where theatre-goers...

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Shakespeare was dyslexic

Funny story: Shakespeare was dyslexic

Builders in Stratford upon Avon excavating the site near Shakespeare's home have uncovered evidence that noted playright William was a dyslexic. Under piles of rubble the found documents and discovered they were original scripts for plays with Editor...

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Theatre Wall Collapses During Brecht Play

Funny story: Theatre Wall Collapses During Brecht Play

Berlin, Germany: The fourth wall of a Berlin theatre has collapsed during a Brecht play, with many audience members feared injured. At approximately 20:00 local time the fourth wall of the Palais Theatre collapsed dramatically during a performance...

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Off Broadway Show "The Rapture" Ends Abruptly

Funny story: Off Broadway Show "The Rapture" Ends Abruptly

Off Broadway, NY - The critically acclaimed hit show "The Rapture-Capital T Capital R" has suffered a major setback this week when the entire cast disappeared mysteriously, without a trace. Many understudies have turned up missing as well, putting an...

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Seaton Carew: The Big Interview.

Funny story: Seaton Carew: The Big Interview.

Seaton Carew, famous local man and failing entrepreneur, has agreed to give The Spoof! a sometimes fascinating insight to his daily life, his friendships and his colourful background. We met with Mr Carew (age indeterminable) on the set of a new period drama series being filmed in the small Somerset town of Shepton Mallet as he tried to wheedle his way onto the camera at every opportunity. D...

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Derek Acorah finishes Mammoth Tour

Funny story: Derek Acorah finishes Mammoth Tour

Psychic megastar and all round good egg, Derek Acorah has finished his latest tour to rave reviews, and has returned home to Southport to recuperate. Although the show was entitled "The Mammoth Tour", Acorah never actually managed to contact a mam...

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'Thailand for Sex' opens on Broadway

Funny story: 'Thailand for Sex' opens on Broadway

Play Review Staring Mathew Broderick, Nathan Lane, Seth Rogun, Daniel Radcliffe. A fantastic ride, Marx Brothers like. Grab your seat as Thailand for Sex actors dance, sing, and laugh their way to a smash hit. Four lonesome and mostly broke bachelors devise plan to go to Thailand for love. One of the lonely boys gets a job on a Singapore Container Vessel, that stops in Bangkok, by impe...

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Arshavin stars in vodka fuelled Cabaret remake

Top Michael York lookie-likey, Andrei Arshavin has been dramatically cast in the 2010 reworking of the 70's classic Cabaret. York, although still medically fit enough to play the role was said to have declined after having doubts over co-star cas...

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Lady Gaga to Play Lady Macbeth in London

Funny story: Lady Gaga to Play Lady Macbeth in London

Following her interesting and semi-memorable wardrobe appearance at the 2010 Grammy Awards, Lady Gaga has announced that she will expand her repertoire beyond pop music to play the challenging role of Lady Macbeth on London's West End this spring.

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Ana Hickman to star in play forever young

Funny story: Ana Hickman to star in play forever young

Ana Hickman is to star in a play about a young woman that grows old and is abandoned by society and its desires for sex. The play will be in New York City and will show Ana in her late years at the age of 80 years old. She will sing about not...

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Brian Blessed to play part of Frodo in new production of 'Lard of the Rings'

Funny story: Brian Blessed to play part of Frodo in new production of 'Lard of the Rings'

Thespian and committed luvie, Brian Blessed, is set to play the part of Frodo the Hobbit in a new stage production of 'Lard of the Rings' Other notable 'Thesps' who have indicated an interest in joining the stellar cast include; Gareth Hale of f...

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My Review Of "An Inspector Calls" (Characters)

An inspector calls by J. B. Priestley makes people think about one an other, not about social status but society as a whole. If we do not take care of one and other there will be "fire and blood and anguish" a lesson that could well be learned from the 8,000,000 people that died in World War 1 and also the 39,963,700 that died in World War 2. The play contains a lot of suspense that goes contin...

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Yell Fire in a Crowded Theatre Day announced

Funny story: Yell Fire in a Crowded Theatre Day announced

A consortium of radio talk show hosts, Birthers, T-Baggers and Republican politicians today anounced a national "Yell Fire in a Crowded Theatre Day" The announcement came amid the growing cries from the conservative movement that the Obama adminstr...

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Jeremy Piven Settles Lawsuit, Will Star in "The Piven Monologues"

Funny story: Jeremy Piven Settles Lawsuit, Will Star in "The Piven Monologues"

In a surprising move, actor Jeremy Piven has announced that he will star in the play "The Piven Monologues" at New York's Public Theater. Less than 72 hours before the announcement, Piven's lawyer served the Public Theater with a "cease and desist" l...

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'Jacko!' opens in London's West End

Funny story: 'Jacko!' opens in London's West End

New musical 'Jacko!' today opened in London's West End Aperphi Theatre, and was attended by a host of American celebrities, none of them officially wanted by the FBI. Film actress Elizabreath Taylor and conjuror Ura Perver attended the first night of...

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Noel Gallagher has nervous breakdown after watching Hamlet

Funny story: Noel Gallagher has nervous breakdown after watching Hamlet

Oasis star Noel Gallagher is receiving treatment in hospital for a nervous breakdown after watching a performance of Hamlet at London's Wyndham theatre. Doctors say Gallagher couldn't understand much of what was going on in the play, and he found...

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Penis Monologues, Sequel to Vagina Monologues, Debuts on Broadway

Funny story: Penis Monologues, Sequel to Vagina Monologues, Debuts on Broadway

The Penis Monologues, a sequel to the very popular and award winning The Vagina Monologues, is scheduled for a Friday evening opening on Broadway. The play has is about men and their relationship with their reproductive organs. All shows for the...

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