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George Burns

 
Date Of Birth:
January 20, 1896
Date Of Death:
March 09, 1996 (100)
Birth Place:
New York, NY, USA
 
Date of Birth: January 20, 1896
Date of Death: March 09, 1996 (100)

Birth Place: New York, NY, USA

Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
Unknown, 1917
Performer

Writing

Source Material






George Burns News

PBS to Premiere AMERICAN MASTERS: GROUCHO & CAVETT Photo PBS to Premiere AMERICAN MASTERS: GROUCHO & CAVETT
by Michael Major - Oct 5, 2022

American Masters: Groucho & Cavett explores the enduring friendship between Emmy Award-winning television personality Dick Cavett and iconic comedian Groucho Marx. Cavett, a writer for Jack Parr on The Tonight Show, met Marx at the funeral of playwright George S. Kaufman in 1961.

VIDEO: Watch 'Do You Love Me?' From FIDDLER ON THE ROOF at Lyric Opera of Chicago Photo VIDEO: Watch 'Do You Love Me?' From FIDDLER ON THE ROOF at Lyric Opera of Chicago
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 4, 2022

Lyric Opera of Chicago is presenting Fiddler on the Roof, the North American premiere of an internationally heralded reinvention of the Broadway classic, now on stage at the Lyric Stage through October 7, 2022. Watch 'Do You Love Me?' here!

Chip Deffaa Releases 'AL JOLSON -- KING OF BROADWAY' Photo Chip Deffaa Releases 'AL JOLSON -- KING OF BROADWAY'
by Blair Ingenthron - Oct 2, 2022

ASCAP Award-winning playwright Chip Deffaa, author of such Off-Broadway shows as 'George M. Cohan Tonight!' and 'One Night with Fanny Brice,' has released a new album, 'AL JOLSON -- KING OF BROADWAY.'  The album, the latest in Deffaa's 'Broadway Legends' series, features 35 rare Jolson performances from Deffaa's personal collection, including many that have never before appeared on any albums.

VIDEO: First Look at Lyric Opera of Chicago's FIDDLER ON THE ROOF with Steven Skybell Photo VIDEO: First Look at Lyric Opera of Chicago's FIDDLER ON THE ROOF with Steven Skybell, Debbie Gravitte, and More
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 26, 2022

Lyric Opera of Chicago is presenting Fiddler on the Roof, the North American premiere of an internationally heralded reinvention of the Broadway classic, now on stage at the Lyric Stage through October 7, 2022. Get a first look at footage from the production here!

Rupert Holmes Penned RBG Play Makes Its World Premiere In St. Petersburg Photo Rupert Holmes Penned RBG Play Makes Its World Premiere In St. Petersburg
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 21, 2022

This fall, freeFall continues their American Character Series with All Things Equal: The Life and Trials of Ruth Bader Ginsburg. Other popular freeFall shows that have saluted the unique and enduring legacies of American Masters have included productions featuring the stories of James Beard, Judy Garland, Billie Holiday and Sister Rosetta Tharpe.

Playwright Chip Deffaa's New Vocal Album Is Out Now Photo Playwright Chip Deffaa's New Vocal Album Is Out Now
by Grace Cutler - Jul 2, 2022

ASCAP Award-winning playwright/songwriter Chip Deffaa--author of such Off-Broadway successes as 'George M. Cohan Tonight!' and 'One Night with Fanny Brice'--has just a released an album of his own, which includes guest appearances by stars of his Off-Broadway shows.

Broadway Streaming Guide: July 2022 - Where to Watch HIGH SCHOOL MUSICAL: THE SERIES  Photo Broadway Streaming Guide: July 2022 - Where to Watch HIGH SCHOOL MUSICAL: THE SERIES & More New Releases!
by Michael Major - Jul 2, 2022

From the new season of High School Musical: the Series to some Broadway favorites, such as Neil Patrick Harris, Lea Salonga, and Derek Klena, starring in new streaming shows, check out what's coming to streaming services this month! Look below to see what movies, television, music, and concerts you should tune into this July!

Steven Skybell, Debbie Gravitte & More to Star in FIDDLER ON THE ROOF at Lyric Opera  Photo Steven Skybell, Debbie Gravitte & More to Star in FIDDLER ON THE ROOF at Lyric Opera of Chicago
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 9, 2022

Lyric Opera of Chicago has announced principal casting for its new to Chicago production of Fiddler on the Roof, the North American premiere of an internationally heralded reinvention of the Broadway classic, set to hit the Lyric stage this Fall.

Joshua Henry, Solea Pfeiffer, Ephraim Sykes & More to Star in BRAVE NEW WORLD: THE MU Photo Joshua Henry, Solea Pfeiffer, Ephraim Sykes & More to Star in BRAVE NEW WORLD: THE MUSICAL Industry Reading
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 18, 2022

Joshua Henry will head the cast of Brave New World: The Musical (as World Controller Thomas Mond) for an invitation-only industry reading on May 23rd in Midtown Manhattan. Joining Henry will be Solea Pfeiffer, Ephraim Sykes, and more.

Photos: Marc Shaiman Is Debbie Gravitte's PLUS 1 At Birdland Photo Photos: Marc Shaiman Is Debbie Gravitte's PLUS 1 At Birdland
by A.A. Cristi - May 11, 2022

On Monday, May 9, Tony Award-winner Debbie Gravitte stormed the Birdland stage with another episode of her series “Plus 1,” with very special guest, songwriter Marc Shaiman. 

George Burns Videos

VIDEO: Actress and Singer Ann-Margret Stops by CBS Sunday Morning Videoplay
VIDEO: Actress and Singer Ann-Margret Stops by CBS Sunday Morning

by Marissa Tomeo - Apr 3, 2022

Actress and Singer Ann-Margret stopped by CBS Sunday Morning today to discuss her decades long career on stage and screen with interviewer Tracy Smith. Watch the interview!

OWN Remembers Toni Morrison with Re-Airing of Interview Videoplay
OWN Remembers Toni Morrison with Re-Airing of Interview

by Kaitlin Milligan - Aug 8, 2019

In memory of legendary author Toni Morrison, OWN will present a special re-airing of “The Oprah Winfrey Show: Toni Morrison” from 2000 to air this Saturday, August 10 at 8:00 p.m. ET/PT on OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network.

VIDEO: WHO'S THE BOSS Star Danny Pintauro Reveals: 'I'm HIV-Positive'
by - Sep 28, 2015

During the episode, Danny revealed to Oprah "I wanted to tell you this a long time ago, but I wasn't ready. I'm ready now. I'm HIV-positive, and I have been for 12 years."

VIDEO: Sneak Peek - Arianna Huffington Set for OWN's SUPER SOUL SUNDAY Today
by TV News Desk - May 11, 2014

Oprah sits down with entrepreneur and media mogul Arianna Huffington, founder of “The Huffington Post,” in an all-new episode of “Super Soul Sunday” airing today, May 11 at 11 a.m. ET/PT on OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network.

VIDEO: Sneak Peek - Arianna Huffington Set for OWN's SUPER SOUL SUNDAY, 5/11
by Caryn Robbins - May 8, 2014

Oprah sits down with entrepreneur and media mogul Arianna Huffington, founder of “The Huffington Post,” in an all-new episode of “Super Soul Sunday” airing this Sunday, May 11 at 11 a.m. ET/PT on OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network.

VIDEO: Comedy Legend Carl Reiner Performs PAGLIACCI on CONAN
by Tyler Peterson - Sep 6, 2013

The legendary Carl Reiner stopped by Conan last night - and during his visit, he fulfilled one of his life-long dreams: performing a little bit of opera on live national television. Check out Reiner's brief rendition of PAGLIACCI below!

STAGE TUBE: COMEDY IN THE AFTERNOON, Set for Staged Reading in NYC Today
by Stage Tube - Mar 16, 2013

An AEA staged reading of Comedy in the Afternoon: A Review in Two Acts with Music and Dance, written and directed by Del Fidanque, is set for today, March 16, 2013 at 1:15 PM at Gibney Dance Center, 890 Broadway 5th Floor, Studio 1. Admission is free. Check out a promo for the production below!

STAGE TUBE: Promo - COMEDY IN THE AFTERNOON, Set for Staged Reading in NYC, 3/16
by Stage Tube - Mar 12, 2013

An AEA staged reading of Comedy in the Afternoon: A Review in Two Acts with Music and Dance, written and directed by Del Fidanque, is set for Saturday March 16, 2013 at 1:15 PM at Gibney Dance Center, 890 Broadway 5th Floor, Studio 1. Admission is free. Check out a promo for the production below!


George Burns Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has George Burns been in?
George Burns has appeared on Broadway in 1 shows.

How many West End shows has George Burns been in?
George Burns has not appeared in the West End

How many shows has George Burns written?
George Burns has written 1 shows including Say Goodnight, Gracie (Source Material).