Cockpit in Court Summer Theatre goes for laughs and mystery with Monty Python’s SPAMALOT and THE GAZEBO this July

Jun 30, 2016 | by Jacquie Lucy | 443.840.4668 (office) | 443.761.2482 (cell)

Baltimore County (MD) - Think Eric Idle and Murder She Wrote for the second half of its 2016 season as Cockpit in Court Summer Theatre stages Monty Python’s SPAMALOT on the Mainstage July 15 – 31 and Alec Coppel’s THE GAZEBO in the Cabaret Theatre July 16 -31 in the Robert and Eleanor Romadka College Center at CCBC Essex, 7201 Rossville Boulevard in Rosedale. Tickets are available from the CCBC Box Office at 443-840-ARTS (2787) or online at www.ccbcmd.edu/cockpit.

Monty Python’s SPAMALOT
is a hilarious rip-off of the original film comedy “Monty Python and the Holy Grail.” The plot retells the legends of King Arthur and his Knights of the Round Table and features lots of beautiful show girls, not to mention cows, killer rabbits and French people!!

Performances of Monty Python’s SPAMALOT will be held on the Mainstage:
  • Thursday July 28 at 8 p.m.
  • Fridays July 15, 23 and 29, at 8 p.m.
  • Saturdays July 16, 24 and 30, at 8 p.m. 
  • Sundays July 17, 25 and 31, at 3 p.m.
Tickets, which are $22 for Adults, $20 for Seniors (60+) and $14 for Children (12 and younger), can be purchased from the CCBC Box Office at 443-840-ARTS (2787) or online at www.ccbcmd.edu/cockpit (Click on “Get tickets online” in the upper right hand corner!)

THE GAZEBO by Alec Coppel is a rollicking “Whodunit” with a twist. The plot centers on a writer of TV whodunits, who is always casting an eye to inventing the perfect crime. He gets in trouble when he has to commit a real do-it-yourself murder to silence his wife’s blackmailer. The rest is a comedy of errors with police detectives and lawyers eyeing the writer as the prime suspect. 

Performances of THE GAZEBO will be held in the Cabaret Theatre:
  • Fridays July 22 and 29 at 8 p.m.
  • Saturdays July 16, 23 and 30 at 8 p.m.
  • Sundays July 17, 24 and 31 at 3 p.m.
Tickets are $17 for adults and $15 for Seniors (60+). Productions are not intended for children. Tickets are available from the CCBC Box Office at 443-840-ARTS (2787) or online at www.ccbcmd.edu/cockpit.

Photos from The Gazebo are available at www.flickr.com/ccbcmedia.

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