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Monty Python’s Spamalot Young @ Part | Lakeshore Academy of Fine Arts
July 26 @ 7:00 pm - July 27 @ 9:30 pm
Lakeshore Academy of Fine Arts presents Monty Python’s Spamalot Young @ Part, featuring LAFA Elite actors aged 11 to 17 years old, at the Urban Field House on July 26, & 27, 2019.
Lovingly ripped off from the classic film comedy Monty Python and the Holy Grail, this middle school adaptation of MONTY PYTHON’S SPAMALOT retells the legend of King Arthur and his Knights of the Round Table in search of the Holy Grail. After a rather silly bit of miscommunication leads us briefly to Finland, our king and his ever faithful squire Patsy begin to search for knights to accompany him on his Quest. He finds his first in the unlikely guise of Dennis, a hideous local mud farmer. After convincing the locals that he is the king by conjuring the Lady of Lake to prove it, Dennis is transformed into Sir Galahad. The rest of the knights are found far and wide and The Lady of the Lake and her Laker Girls, send our stalwart band on their way. They meet up with an unforgettable slew of outrageously kooky characters and musical hilarity ensues as Arthur and the Knights make their journey.
The 2005 Broadway production won three Tony® Awards, including Best Musical, and was followed by two successful West End runs. The outrageous, uproarious, and gloriously entertaining story of King Arthur and the Lady of the Lake will delight casts and audiences as they search for the Holy Grail and “always look on the bright side of life.”
Original Book & Lyrics: Eric Idle
Music: John Du Prez & Eric Idle
Young @ Part Edition Adapted by Marc Tumminelli
Directed & Coreographed by:
Bethany Joy Radford
The LAFA Elite actors will also be heading to the Edinburgh Fringe Festival, the world’s largest arts festival, in Scotland, this August to perform the play.
Friday, July 26 at 7pm
Saturday, July 27 at 2pm & 7pm
Tickets are $20 each and available at the door, from any cast member, or online at http://www.lakeshoreacademyoffinearts.com/season.html