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Dave55

Production[]

Episode: 29
Date: December 20, 1976
Time:
Musical Director:
Vocals:
Choreography:
Producer: Peter Whitmore
Director:
Writer: Dave Allen, Austin Steele and Peter Vincent

Episode[]

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Dave driving

  • Coming Up

Highlights[]

  • Coming Up

Cast[]

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An Integrated Hamlet

Quotes[]

  • Dave Allen - "The best form of oral contraceptive is the word: 'no.'"

Trivia[]

  • The last scene of "Hamlet" represented by ethnic minority groups is one of the most recalled sketches from the series.
  • Recurring characters and themes in this episode include Romeo and Juliet, drinking, the Count of Monte Cristo, knights, marriage and Hamlet.
  • One of the top parodied characters in the series, The Count of Monte Cristo is based on the novel by Alexandre Dumas.
  • In the opening, Dave parodies "Romeo And Juliet" by William Shakespeare.
  • Dave parodies the last scene in the play "Hamlet," written by the poet William Shakespeare.

Sequence[]

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