Bob Hope & Jack Benny
It’s all in the timing…
A Sal St. George Lecture
Comic Legends Jack Benny and Bob Hope were an integral part of the 20th Century’s entertainment landscape. Jack Benny was the acknowledged master of comedic timing. Bob Hope was the acknowledged master of comedic timing.
Benny excelled in delivering his material with ease; he could do more with a gesture than most comedians could do with an entire monologue. Bob’s quick wit and self-deprecating humor made Bob Hope America’s most celebrated and decorated comedian of our time.
Opposite styles with one common result: they were two very funny men! Relive their lives and their humor in this entertaining examination of two of America’s most beloved Comedy Icons.