Jimmy Perry

VIDEO - Dad's Army marches into York - Minster FM
Jimmy Perry | 2018-05-17 10:34

VIDEO - Dad's Army marches into York - Minster FM

11:34am 17th May 2018(Updated 5:22pm 17th May 2018)Dad’s Army marches into York Theatre Royal on June 21 with Dad’s Army Radio Hour, a brilliant staging of classic radio scripts based on favourite episodes from the original TV series. There are two performances of a show celebrating 50 years of J...

Review: Hard Times, The Theatre Royal, Bury St Edmunds - Thetford & Brandon Times
Jimmy Perry | 2018-05-17 09:15

Review: Hard Times, The Theatre Royal, Bury St Edmunds - Thetford & Brandon Times

Written by Charles Dickens in 1854 this unusual novel by the terrific Northern Broadsides theatre company is an enthralling production. Whilst there are so many amusing parts there are issues and morals that raise their ugly heads and are tackled.

Two actors play 25 parts in Dad's Army show on Bedford stage - Bedford Today
Jimmy Perry | 2018-05-14 04:09

Two actors play 25 parts in Dad's Army show on Bedford stage - Bedford Today

The production is directed by Owen Lewis, with sound design by Tom LishmanDad’s Army Radio Hour has won widespread critical acclaim. The Daily Mail said of it: "Benson and Lane’s impersonations are peerless, the show an absolute treat from start to finish. Wonderful stuff."The Southside Advertise...

Jimmy Perry | 2018-05-10 08:10

Chef Adam Perry Lang Opens Steakhouse, Starring His Handmade Knives - NPR

DEL BARCO: Lang says he trusts his customers not to steal his handmade knives. Mandalit del Barco, NPR News.

Jimmy Perry | 2018-05-08 02:04

See Luke Bryan Talk Having Dinner With Katy Perry at Lionel Richie's House on 'Kimmel' - RollingStone.com

"We have one thematic ceiling [at my house]. I have one that has some oak beams. But [at Richie's] the bathrooms have different ceilings. I just walk around the whole time in the house [looking up]. It's like a museum," Bryan said. "They're like, 'Whatever, Dad,'" he said.

Jimmy Perry | 2018-05-08 12:06

Lookout Mountain, Ga., Gets Started On Plan To Guide Future Development - The Chattanoogan

The group will determine goals that will be targeted. · If there is a need for an economic consultant· With the decisions that will be made, how will they be paid for, such as more services if it is decided that there is a desire for more apartments· What do people in the community want· Recreati...

Don't panic – it's Dad's Army in Lincoln - Gainsborough Standard
Jimmy Perry | 2018-05-07 03:08

Don't panic – it's Dad's Army in Lincoln - Gainsborough Standard

Based on the BBC sitcom by Jimmy Perry and David Croft, the piece is performed by just two actors – double Edinburgh Fringe First Award winner David Benson and Jack Lane – who between them play all 25 characters in a series classic radio episodes, based on favourite episodes from the original TV ...

Jimmy Perry | 2018-05-07 02:06

More Arrests In Hyannis Drug Ring: Police - Patch.com

Perry is the brother of Jimmy Lee Perry, who was arrested in April and charged with running a fentanyl operation. Previous:Photo: Jimmy Lee Perry (left) and Michael Randall, arrested in a pair of Barnstable police raids in April 2018.

Jimmy Perry | 2018-05-06 12:32

Barnstable Police Make Further Arrests in Alleged Drug Trafficking Ring - Cape Cod Today

Robert Perry was charged with Possession of a Class A Substance, and Conspiracy to Violate the Controlled Substance Laws. Perry’s girlfriend, Tayla Degrace was also charged with Possession of a Class A Substance and Conspiracy to Violate the Controlled Substance Laws as well as Assault and Batter...

Jimmy Perry | 2018-05-03 07:11

Who's the Doddy? In search of the real Ken Dodd - Camden New Journal newspapers website

You had to experience him live, when he could create gales of laughter among an audience, often for many hours. Stephen relates how he first discovered Ken Dodd live in a theatre in Hertford­shire.

Jimmy Perry | 2018-05-02 11:31

White House Mum About Trump's Unprecedented Call for Senator's Resignation - Roll Call

"If I said them, he would never be elected again."An extreme tactic. Eisenhower once said he would not engage McCarthy because the senator would benefit from "the publicity that would be generated by a public repudiation by the president, according to author Richard Powers. Eisenhower biographer ...

Chichester mourns a key man in some of our finest sitcoms - West Sussex Gazette
Jimmy Perry | 2018-05-01 08:21

Chichester mourns a key man in some of our finest sitcoms - West Sussex Gazette

"He started on Steptoe & Son as assistant floor manager and then he was assistant director on the second series of Fawlty Towers."He also worked on Open All Hours and then he teamed up with Jimmy Perry and David Croft and worked with them on Hi-de-Hi. "He worked on Not The Nine O’Clock News and t...

Dad's Army Radio Hour comes to Lincoln theatre - Market Rasen Mail
Jimmy Perry | 2018-04-29 12:21

Dad's Army Radio Hour comes to Lincoln theatre - Market Rasen Mail

Dad’s Army Radio Hour, based on the classic BBC sitcom by Jimmy Perry and David Croft, comes to Lincoln New Theatre Royal on Sunday May 13. Performed by David Benson and Jack Lane, the two actors play 25 characters in this staging of classic radio scripts based on favourite episodes from the orig...

Yorkshire nostalgia: Paul Shane from Hi-de-Hi told to lay low... in 1985 - Yorkshire Evening Post
Jimmy Perry | 2018-04-28 11:15

Yorkshire nostalgia: Paul Shane from Hi-de-Hi told to lay low... in 1985 - Yorkshire Evening Post

Shane was a miner before he moved into acting. In May 1979 the comedy writer Jimmy Perry spotted Shane playing Frank Roper in an episode of Coronation Street and offered him the part of Ted Bovis in his new holiday-camp sitcom.

BBC weren't convinced Arthur Lowe was right for Dad's Army Captain role - The Sunday Post
Jimmy Perry | 2018-04-27 11:06

BBC weren't convinced Arthur Lowe was right for Dad's Army Captain role - The Sunday Post

"But David and BBC Head of Comedy Michael Mills didn’t think it was a good idea. Sadly, I was in no position to argue."Jimmy was disappointed not to be acting in the series he had created, but in hindsight, he believed it was probably for the best, a view echoed by David. The part was first offer...

Group says Hi-De-Hi to Kings Langley - Hemel Gazette
Jimmy Perry | 2018-04-26 05:02

Group says Hi-De-Hi to Kings Langley - Hemel Gazette

Exotic and cheap packages to Spain in the Seventies all but killed off this quintessentially British type of holiday experience, but this show remembers it with great fondness and affectionate humour. Kings Langley Players present Hi-de-Hi at Kings Langley Community Centre at 7.

Inside Lancashire's real Dad's Army - Lancaster Guardian
Jimmy Perry | 2018-04-24 12:24

Inside Lancashire's real Dad's Army - Lancaster Guardian

To coincide with Dad's Army Radio Hour, which will be presented at the theatre on May 1 and 2, the curator of the King’s Own Royal Regiment Museum, Peter Donnelly will talk about Our Dad’s Army. 30pm on May 1 and at 1pm on May 2.

Inside Lancashire's real Dad's Army - Lancashire Evening Post
Jimmy Perry | 2018-04-24 12:23

Inside Lancashire's real Dad's Army - Lancashire Evening Post

To coincide with Dad's Army Radio Hour, which will be presented at the theatre on May 1 and 2, the curator of the King’s Own Royal Regiment Museum, Peter Donnelly will talk about Our Dad’s Army. 30pm on May 1 and at 1pm on May 2.

Jimmy Perry | 2018-04-24 12:11

Katy Perry Kind of Threatened Luke Bryan During This “American Idol” Performance - onecountry.com

A couple of weeks before "American Idol" officially launched, Katy Perry told Jimmy Kimmel that her relationship with fellow judge Luke Bryan was very brother-sister, with Lionel Richie playing the role of embarrassed but loving father. At the time, it was hard to imagine what Katy was talking ab...

Jimmy Perry | 2018-04-23 08:46

Dad's Army vicar has time for tea at the Kenton - Henley Standard

"Frank’s first attempt at acting came in his school’s production of The Ghost Train and later, in Dad’s Army, he would act with Arnold Ridley who wrote it. He television debut came in 1952 in The Call Up, a drama documentary about six young men starting their national service. Three years later h...