An Evening of Pythonesque Humour

Written by The 'Monty Python' Team

Thursday 15th May 1980

Directed by Alan Knight

And now for something completely different...

AuthorsThe 'Monty Python' Team

Monty Python's Flying Circus

All sketches were originally written by John Cleese, Michael Palin, Terry Jones, Terry Gilliam and Eric Idle.

ShowAn Evening of Pythonesque Humour.

Act 1

Act 2

Act 3


Members of the audience are kindly requested to leave the theatre and form an orderly queue. No pushing. No-one will be allowed to return until completely paralytic.

Act 4

Act 5

Act 6

The Bench Production

This production was staged at Havant Arts Centre, East Street Havant - Bench Theatre's home since 1977.

Cast - in order of sanity

Terry Cattermole
Chris Shaw
Keith Woodason
Janice Lloyd
Jon Philpot
Brian Sweatman
Jim Charlton
Janice Macfarlane
David Penrose
Alan Knight
Ellie Constad
Susie Gibbs
Pete Charlton


Director Alan Knight
Reproduction Janice Lloyd
Tickets Programmes Chris Shaw
Lighting Anthony Nelson
Sound Anthony Nelson
Costumes Robbie Cattermole
Props Alan Knight
Jim Charlton
Chris Shaw
Klischild Co.

Promgramme Notes

This entire dastardly scheme was wholly misconceived incubated and finally dropped on to an unsuspecting world by ALAN KNIGHT - erubescent midwife, Bench member, one-time operative for the National Bus Company and erstwhile Tenerife air-traffic controller.

Production Photographs