NYC – An Evening with Judi Dench

Dame Judi Dench appears in conversation with NYT writer Logan Hill on Monday, September 18, 2017 at 7:00 PM. Tickets available at the link…

Press Release:

Don’t miss this wonderful opportunity to spend an evening with the legendary Oscar, BAFTA and Golden–Globe winning actress Dame Judi Dench. One of the most beloved and prolific actors of our time, Dench has once again reprised her role as British royalty in her upcoming film “Victoria and Abdul,” (a Focus Features Film, out in limited release on September 22nd, expanding on September 29th) about an unlikely but devoted friendship between a young Indian clerk and Queen Victoria.

Join Dench and New York Times contributing writer Logan Hill, as they discusses her decades long career, her vibrant third act as an actor, and her return to playing Queen Victoria in this extraordinary untold true story.

This program is brought to you by our live conversation series, The New York Times – TimesTalks.

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BMCC Tribeca Performing Arts Center
199 Chambers St, New York, New York 10007
(212) 220-1460

CA – John Cleese Signing

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Comedy legend John Cleese (Monty Python’s Flying Circus, Fawlty Towers, A Fish Called Wanda) appears at Barnes & Noble to sign his memoir So, Anyway… on Friday November 21, 2014 at 7:00 PM!

Barnes & Noble – The Grove at Farmers Market
189 The Grove Drive Suite K 30, Los Angeles, CA 90036
323-525-0270

WA – An Evening with John Cleese

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John Cleese appears at the University Temple on Sunday November 16th at 7:00 PM! Tickets are $28 and available from Brown Paper Tickets. Each ticket admits up to two people and includes a signed copy of So, Anyway…

Press Release:

John Cleese’s towering comedic influence has stretched across generations; his sharp satirical eye and the unique brand of physical comedy he perfected with Monty Python, on Fawlty Towers, and beyond now seem written into comedy’s DNA. In this rollicking memoir, So, Anyway, Cleese takes readers on a Grand Tour of his ascent in the entertainment world, from his humble beginnings in a sleepy English town and his early comedic days at Cambridge University (with future Python partner Graham Chapman), to the founding of the landmark comedy troupe that would propel him to worldwide renown.

After getting his start as a writer and actor on the landmark David Frost-hosted The Frost Report, where he worked alongside many who would also later become comedy icons, Cleese landed his most famous role as a star of the TV show Monty Python’s Flying Circus. To the legions of Python fans and comedy aficionados, Cleese’s work with the Pythons has become the stuff of legend. His signature characters including the Minister of Silly Walks and the owner (and would-be returner) of a dead parrot embodied his knack for madcap buffoonery played completely straight and catapulted him to the shortlist of funniest men alive.

Twisting and turning through amazing stories and hilarious digressions with some brief pauses along the way that comprise a fascinating primer on what’s funny and why this story of a young man’s journey to the pinnacle of comedy is a masterly performance by a master performer.

University Temple United Methodist Church The Sanctuary
1415 NE 43rd Street Seattle, WA 98105

NYC – John Cleese Signs

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Comedy legend John Cleese appears at Barnes & Noble on Tuesday November 4, 2014 at 12:30 PM to sign So, Anyway…

Author Event
A limited quantity of wristbands will be distributed and placed on your right wrist starting 9:00 am the day of the event with purchase of So, Anyway… Signing line forms outside the main entrance of the store.

Special Instructions
No memorabilia, personalization of books or posed photography. Photos can be taken from the signing line. Prior to reaching the author table, you will be asked to put all photo-taking devices away. Please follow the instructions of the events team. Questions, email crm2234@bn.com

Barnes & Noble
555 Fifth Avenue, New York, NY 10017
212-697-3048