The Two Ronnies was one of Britain's most successful comedy sketch shows, and dominated the TV schedules for 16 years between 1971 and 1987. This compilation of classics from the much-loved show includes the sketches 'The Strange Case of Mrs. Mace,' 'Plain Speaking,' 'Grublian,' 'Dr. Spooner Re-Visited,' 'A Doctor’s Life,' and 'About a Bout'. There’s also 'Doctors Anonymous,' 'Jolly Rhymes,' 'The Complete Rook,' 'Ronnie Corbett’s Chat-Spot,' and 'A Doctor’s Life.' Vintage Beeb: classic albums first available as BBC LPs, now reissued on CD. This recording was previously released on LP in 1976. Due to the age of the source material, the sound quality may vary.
1 CD. 44 mins.
About the Author
Ronnie Barker and Ronnie Corbett first met in the early 1960s writing and performing with the likes of John Cleese on The Frost Report. The Two Ronnies was launched in 1971 and became a national institution until they called it a day in the mid-1980s. Much of the material was written by Ronnie Barker but there were classic contributions from the likes of Spike Mullins, Peter Vincent, and David Renwick. Ronnie Barker also starred in Porridge and Open All Hours, while Ronnie Corbett made his name with the sitcom Sorry!