Legendary comedic actor John Cleese (Monty Python's Flying Circus, Fawlty Towers and A Fish Called Wanda) will return to Victoria, BC. this fall for a second performance of his critically acclaimed show Why There is No Hope. Full of humour and political insight, Why There Is No Hope seesCleese put his signature keen-minded, humanistic, comedic observational spin on the dysfunctional world we live in. Tickets for John Cleese’s Monday, November 4 appearance at Victoria’s Royal Theatre are on sale now! Please visitwww.uniquelives.comfor more information.
The most influential and important comedic voice in entertainment history, John Cleese began his current Canadian tour in Halifax on May 5th and will conclude with a sold-out performance in Victoria, BC. on Monday, June 3. The announcement of the additional appearance in Victoria comes on the heels of the 40th anniversary of Monty Python’s iconic film Life of Brian. Cleese was also the subject of a recent CTV W5 feature, making an appearance on Canada's most-watched current affairs and documentary program. Watch the full interview HERE.
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John Cleese first made his mark as a member of the legendary Monty Python troupe in the 1960s and has gone on to write, produce, direct and star in some of the greatest comedic hits of the last forty years, even receiving an OSCAR® nomination for best screenplay for A Fish Called Wanda. But John is far from your garden variety entertainer. From the beginning of his career he has continually parlayed his enormous talents into advancing the political causes he believes in. In 2014, John released his New York Times best-selling memoir, So Anyway... which shares his ascent in the entertainment world, from his humble beginnings in a sleepy English town and his early comedic days at Cambridge University.
For 25 years, Toronto’s Unique Lives & Experiences has specialized in promoting 'live' lecture entertainment, bringing celebrity speakers with diverse opinions, profound insights and fascinating life stories to audiences across North America. From world leaders to political figures and distinguished journalists to Hollywood celebrities, Unique Lives' goal is to showcase inspirational stories with a unique perspective.