An Evening with John Cleese

John Cleese is no stranger to Australia, he’s been to Melbourne many times, however the chance to see him in live performance is relatively rare. Given the chance to see one of his shows in Melbourne, we went along to the Princess Theatre with high expectations.

The show, which is playing this week in Melbourne, is described by Cleese as “an evening of well honed anecdotes, psychoanalytical tit-bits, and unprovoked attacks on former colleagues, especially Michael Palin.”.  The show is in fact made up of two parts divided by an intermission, which Cleese describes as necessary as he’s “a bit old and needs to have a lie down”.

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