Already closed | 2h 10m | Midtown W

Monty Python's Spamalot

From 415 member  reviews
Members say: Funny, Clever, Entertaining, Hilarious, Delightful

About the show

Lovingly ripped off from ‘Monty Python and the Holy Grail’, this musical follows the plot of the cult classic while making fun of various Broadway tropes. More…

Eric Idle, of Monty Python fame, brings to life the story of King Arthur and his search for the Holy Grail. Along the way he has comes across various challenges, including knights, virgins, and bunny rabbits.

2h 10m | Already closed | Shubert Theatre (Midtown W)

Member Reviews (415)

MEMBERS SAY:

Funny, Clever, Entertaining, Hilarious, Delightful
90
Avg Score

75
Funny, Fluffy, For fans, Fresh, Frothy

See it if you love MP's Holy Grail. Worthy musical adaptation; very silly stuff. Well staged, well performed. Polished and lively.

Don't see it if you dislike Monty Python's broad humor. Heavy emphasis on men (8 males to 1 female). Annoying to the enlightened looking for gender parity.

Also Every now and then I realize that I've missed a review from the past. ... Read more Read less

80
Funny, Great acting, Clever, Original

See it if you are a fan of Monty Python. Fun, funny show. great actors and staging. Entertaining.

Don't see it if you are a purest for their movies or you don't enjoy their brand of humor.

90
Clever, Quirky, Entertaining, Funny, Great staging

See it if you're a fan of Monty Python and the Holy Grail; are into British humor; and enjoy quirky, fun shows.

Don't see it if you're turned off by silly comedies and prefer something serious.

89
Clever, Entertaining, Epic, Funny, Great acting

See it if You're a Monty Python fan and generally like a huge dose of comedy with your musicals.

Don't see it if You're looking for more dramatic fare. This is fluffy fun.

91
Great singing, Hilarious, Clever, Delightful, Entertaining

See it if A very enjoyable show. Lots of fun. Very funny.

Don't see it if you don't like off silly off color humor. But it was great!

78
Clever, Funny, Great writing, Original, Refreshing

See it if Very funny show. Fans of Monty Python will recognize and enjoy many of the bits. Catchy tunes.

Don't see it if The bits were funnier in their original form.

93
Entertaining, Funny, Great acting, Great writing, Hilarious

See it if You love monty python movie/shows. Miss this show very much.

Don't see it if you don't understand British humor

84
Clever, Entertaining, Funny, Fluffy

See it if You love Monty Python, you want to laugh, you enjoy reciting lines along with the cast!

Don't see it if You never found Monty Python funny. If you want to hold on to the memory of the original troupe and not see others take their roles.

89
Silly, Fun, Entertaining

See it if you are a Monty Python fan or a fan of big bold brassy Broadway musicals. This show is a great marriage of these two genres

Don't see it if you are looking for a serious musical. This is a show that doesn't take itself seriously

Also Saw this show twice during its Broadway run--once with the original ca... Read more Read less

86
Clever, Funny, Great writing, Original

See it if you like broad, dry British wit and especially the comedic efforts of Monty Python

Don't see it if you don't like broad, dry British wit and especially the comedic efforts of Monty Python

88
Delightful, Funny, Entertaining

See it if comical,farcical, and wildly entertaining .It will amuse you, and cause unrestrained laughter!One of the funniest shows you will ever see!

Don't see it if if you prefer to see a drama,or something profound.

70
Funny, Unoriginal

See it if You like Monty Python.

Don't see it if You want new jokes.

85
Funny, Hilarious, Entertaining, Silly

See it if you're a Python fan, obviously. You may not like it as much as Monty Python & the Holy Grail but it sure is a fun musical.

Don't see it if if you never liked Monty Python! They do a good job at capturing the Python humor, which admittedly is not for everyone.

90
Clever, Delightful, Entertaining, Funny, Hilarious

See it if You love slapstick, Python's humor, and if you want to have an incredible and fun time. This show made me laugh out loud and I loved it.

Don't see it if You are uncomfortable with a little more raunchy humor or already know you don't find Python's humor amusing.

80
Delightful, Hilarious, Fluffy, Clever, Great singing

See it if Obviously if you love Monty Python, but even if you don't know them or the movie that well. It's just so delightfully silly with great songs

Don't see it if If you have to take your musicals way too seriously. Nah, I take it back- get over yourself and go. Way too much fun.

77
Clever, Broadway: shubert theater (2005-09), My king arthur was simon russell beale, Entertaining, Funny

See it if If U like Monty Python this is certainly a MUST-SEE and the goings on are so zany (as expected) that I don't think the casting matters? ?

Don't see it if On the contrary, if U hate the humor of Monty Python or send-ups of other musicals & the theater itself, then U should skip it.

87
Funny, Hilarious, Silly, British, Classic

See it if you're a fan of Monty Python and can recite most of the lines by memory.

Don't see it if You don't like silly walks or knights who say Nee.

87
Funny, Original, Quirky, Fluffy, Clever

See it if If you're into "Monty Python" humor, catchy tunes and a lot of physical comedy; If you like over the top numbers/hammy acting;

Don't see it if If you're not into goofy humor and want something more serious, or not so over the top;

74
Funny, Fluffy, Delightful

See it if You like Monty Python, British humor, and an intelligent juvenile sensibility. A classic.

Don't see it if you're looking for something a little more high brow - not much digging below the surface here.

90
Funny, Hilarious

See it if you enjoy funny and love to laugh!

Don't see it if you aren't a monty python fan (although all should be)!

95
Clever, Entertaining, Funny, Great writing, Must see

See it if Like Python, like send-ups of other musicals and simply want to see a silly, fun musical comedy

Don't see it if You don't get the Python sense of humor or are unusually reverent toward Camelot.

85
Clever, Entertaining, Hilarious, Original, Refreshing

See it if you like a campy quality musical

Don't see it if you don't like comedic musicals

81
Entertaining, Great staging, Hilarious

See it if You are a Monty Python lover or you just love silly comedy and creativity

Don't see it if You don't like to laugh.

86
Hilarious, Entertaining, Silly, Funny, Delightful

See it if You loved Monty Python & the Holy Grail and always thought there should be more songs. You love when plays don't take themselves seriously.

Don't see it if You want something new, original, or serious.

86
Funny, Entertaining, Hilarious, Quirky

See it if You are a fan of monty python

Don't see it if You find monty python offensive


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