Few comedy fans would disagree that Fawlty Towers is one of the best British sitcoms ever. Anyone who’s watched hotel owner Basil Fawlty (played impeccably by John Cleese, also the co-writer and creator of the show) splutter and fume over the latest indignity brought on by his own misanthropy has seen pure comedy gold in action.
Now you can relive the series live. From Oct. 31 to Nov. 21, Vancouver’s Metro Theatre is presenting its take on three classic episodes (though, really, all 12 are classic) from the series, which originally aired in 1975. So which three episodes can theatre audiences see?