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National Arts Centre, 53 Elgin Street, Ottawa, ON K1P 5W1

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21 Sep 2013

One of the most influential and important comedic voices in entertainment history.

Closed 21 Sep 2013

Take a look here to see if John Cleese is showing somewhere nearby

In Last Time To See Me Before I Die, John Cleese will entertain fans with stories and exclusive clips from his celebrated 40-year comedic career.

Recognised as one of the most influential and important comedic voices in entertainment history, John Cleese is a founding member of Monty Python, and responsible for some of the most iconic films and television comedies to grace our screens. These include 'And Now For Something Completely Different', 'The Ruttles', 'Do Not Adjust Your Set', 'Life of Brian', 'Meaning of Life', and 'Fawlty Towers'. John has also starred in famed Hollywood hits such as 'A Fish Called Wanda', 'Silverado', 'Fierce Creatures', and multiple installments of both the Harry Potter and James Bond franchises.

Additional Information


Opening night: 21 September 2013

Closing night: 21 September 2013


Not suitable for young audiences. The performance will include an engaging question and answer session.

Run time

Approximately 2-hours

What You Say

1 reviews, average rating: (4.0 Stars)

Domenic: “Wonderful! If The Damn Thing Had Finished Properly!”

It was lovely to see see Mr. Cleese regale us all with stories of his life,... more

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