The Very Best of the Secret Policeman's Ball The Greatest Comedy Line-up Ever

by Amnesty International

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In aid of Amnesty International, a celebration of the very best comedy moments from over 30 years of the Secret Policeman’s Ball. 464 pages of comedy gold from the Dead Parrot Sketch to E. L Wisty and Eddie Izzard and beyond.

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The Very Best of the Secret Policeman's Ball The Greatest Comedy Line-up Ever Synopsis

This is the most celebrated comedy routines in British history, from a remarkable comedy institution. From the infamous Dead Parrot Sketch to Michael Palin's 'I'm a Lumberjack' song; Peter Cook's peerless E.L. Wisty monologues to Rowan Atkinson's school-master's roll-call; and on through to the latest generation led by Eddie Izzard, Dylan Moran, Jack Whitehall and Russell Brand. This definitive collection brings together the very best of Amnesty International's Secret Policeman shows.

The Very Best of the Secret Policeman's Ball The Greatest Comedy Line-up Ever Press Reviews

'Freewheeling, contagious and delightful' Guardian

 

'Without the Secret Policeman's Ball there may never have been a Comic Relief or a Live Aid.' Telegraph

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ISBN: 9780857867360
Publication date: 24/10/2013
Publisher: Canongate Books Ltd
Format: Paperback

Book Information

ISBN: 9780857867360
Publication date: 24th October 2013
Author: Amnesty International
Publisher: Canongate Books Ltd
Format: Paperback
Pagination: 464 pages
Genres: Humour, The Real World,
Categories: Performing arts: comedy, Humour,

About Amnesty International

Amnesty International is an international human rights non-governmental organisation with over three million members and supporters around the world. Founded in London in 1961, Amnesty draws attention to human-rights abuses and campaigns, works to mobilise public opinion and put pressure on the governments that let abuse take place, and aims to protect people wherever justice, fairness, freedom and truth are denied. The organisation was awarded the 1977 Nobel Peace Prize for its campaign against torture, and the United Nations Prize in the Field of Human Rights in 1978.

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