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Groucho Marx

Also Credited As: Julius Henry Marx
 
Groucho Marx Headshot
Date of Birth: October 02, 1890
Date of Death: August 19, 1977 (86)

Birth Place: New York, NY, USA

Stage Credits

  [London Fringe]
Original London Production, 1965
Reader
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1928
Captain Spalding
  [Broadway]
Unknown, 1927
Henry W. Schlemmer
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1925
Performer
Henry W. Schlemmer

Productions

 
[Broadway, 1970]
Production Consultant

Writing

Playwright






Groucho Marx News

Review: DINNER WITH GROUCHO, Arcola Theatre Photo Review: DINNER WITH GROUCHO, Arcola Theatre
by Gary Naylor - Nov 22, 2022

Frank McGuinness's new play puts two giants of 20th century culture together but fails to ignite a spark between them

Special Offer: STRAIGHT LADY: THE LIFE AND TIMES OF MARGARET DUMONT Photo Special Offer: STRAIGHT LADY: THE LIFE AND TIMES OF MARGARET DUMONT
by BWW Special Offer - Nov 4, 2022

Special Offer: New book Straight Lady: The Life and Times of Margaret Dumont from Chris Enss. This book will appeal to motion picture enthusiasts, Marx Brothers' fans, and film historians.

Frank Ferrante's GROUCHO Returns To Chicago This Month Photo Frank Ferrante's GROUCHO Returns To Chicago This Month
by Stephi Wild - Nov 1, 2022

Actor/comedian Frank Ferrante returns to his internationally heralded stage performance for one night only in FRANK FERRANTE’S GROUCHO on Tuesday, November 22 at 7:00 p.m. at  Cabaret ZaZou, located on the 14th floor of the Cambria Hotel Chicago Loop (32 W. Randolph Street). 

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.

Interview: Tina D'Elia of OVERLOOKED LATINAS at The Marsh Uses Her Love of Screwball  Photo Interview: Tina D'Elia of OVERLOOKED LATINAS at The Marsh Uses Her Love of Screwball Comedy to Create a 'Queer Telenovela Farce of the Century'
by Jim Munson - Oct 3, 2022

BroadwayWorld chats with writer & performer Tina D'Elia about her new solo show 'Overlooked Latinas' running at The Marsh San Francisco October 6 to 29. Her show is a riotously funny ‚Äúqueer telenovela farce of the century‚ÄĚ about two queer Latinx best friends collaborating on a TV pilot highlighting Latinx movie stars during the McCarthy era.

Services for Camille Saviola to Be Held at Feeny Funeral Home Later This Month Photo Services for Camille Saviola to Be Held at Feeny Funeral Home Later This Month
by Blair Ingenthron - Oct 2, 2022

Services will be held for Broadway and television actress Camille Saviola on October 23, 2022, 1:00 - 3:00pm at Feeney Funeral Home in Ridgewood NJ.

Adler & Associates Entertainment Acquires Worldwide Rights to AIN'T WE GOT FUN?!, Fil Photo Adler & Associates Entertainment Acquires Worldwide Rights to AIN'T WE GOT FUN?!, Film to Premiere at Raleigh Studios
by Stephi Wild - Aug 30, 2022

Adler & Associates Entertainment announced the acquisition of worldwide distribution rights to the 1930's style comedy Ain't We Got Fun?! produced by Repartee Pictures.  

Arcola Theatre Announces Programming For its Autumn Season Photo Arcola Theatre Announces Programming For its Autumn Season
by Stephi Wild - Aug 16, 2022

Having celebrated the fifteenth anniversary of their annual opera festival Grimeborn this summer, Arcola Theatre, led by Artistic Director, Mehmet Ergen, and Executive Producer, Leyla Nazli, have announced new programming for their forthcoming Autumn season with returning Arcola collaborators: New Earth Theatre Company, Philip Ridley, b*spoke theatre company and Frank McGuinness.

Review: 'WHISKEY TANGO FOXTROT' EINSTEIN'S WRONG ABOUT EVERYTHING at The Overtime The Photo Review: 'WHISKEY TANGO FOXTROT' EINSTEIN'S WRONG ABOUT EVERYTHING at The Overtime Theater
by Bryan Stanton - Jul 31, 2022

What did our critic think of 'WHISKEY TANGO FOXTROT' EINSTEIN'S WRONG ABOUT EVERYTHING at The Overtime Theater?

Review: Mark Nadler's HART'S DESIRE Is Newfangled Art On Fire At The Laurie Beechman  Photo Review: Mark Nadler's HART'S DESIRE Is Newfangled Art On Fire At The Laurie Beechman Theatre
by Stephen Mosher - Jul 23, 2022

Mark Nadler's HART'S DESIRE comes straight from the heart, and it's a work of art.

Groucho Marx Videos

VIDEO: Zachary Quinto Talks THE BOYS IN THE BAND Audience Heckling and Leonard Nimoy  Videoplay
VIDEO: Zachary Quinto Talks THE BOYS IN THE BAND Audience Heckling and Leonard Nimoy On TONIGHT SHOW

by Stage Tube - Jul 31, 2018

Zachary Quinto talks about rolling with intense heckling during his Broadway show, The Boys in the Band, and paying tribute to Leonard Nimoy by hosting a reboot of the classic series In Search Of for the History channel.

VIDEO: Zachary Quinto Talks History of BOYS IN THE BAND, Calls It 'Gay Summer Camp' O Videoplay
VIDEO: Zachary Quinto Talks History of BOYS IN THE BAND, Calls It 'Gay Summer Camp' On LIVE WITH KELLY AND RYAN

by Stage Tube - May 30, 2018

Zachary Quinto, currently starring in The Boys in the Band on Broadway, appeared this morning on LIVE WITH KELLY AND RYAN. Quinto talked about his current Broadway role. Watch the clips below!

VIDEO: Jim Parsons Discusses His Foot Injury, THE BOYS IN THE BAND, & More on LIVE wi Videoplay
VIDEO: Jim Parsons Discusses His Foot Injury, THE BOYS IN THE BAND, & More on LIVE with Kelly and Ryan

by Macon Prickett - May 29, 2018

Jim Parsons visits Kelly and Ryan to discuss 'The Boys in the Band', how he injured his leg after one of the shows, the Big Bang Theory, & more!

VIDEO: Matt Bomer Plays Charades With Jimmy Fallon on The Tonight Show Videoplay
VIDEO: Matt Bomer Plays Charades With Jimmy Fallon on The Tonight Show

by Stage Tube - May 22, 2018

Matt Bomer, currently starring in The Boys in the Band, appeared on last night's Tonight Show. During the show, Jimmy Fallon and Emilia Clarke have a showdown with Matt and The Roots' Tarik Trotter in a competitive game of charades. Watch the clip below!

VIDEO: Zachary Quinto Talks THE BOYS IN THE BAND, Star Trek 4, and More on The Late S Videoplay
VIDEO: Zachary Quinto Talks THE BOYS IN THE BAND, Star Trek 4, and More on The Late Show

by Stage Tube - May 22, 2018

Zachary Quinto, currently starring in The Boys in the Band on Broadway, appeared last night on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert. Quinto talked about his current Broadway role, the rumored Star Trek 4 film, and his thoughts on if there is life on other planets. Watch the clip below!

VIDEO: Matt Bomer, Zachary Quinto, & Andrew Rannells Chat THE BOYS IN THE BAND on THE Videoplay
VIDEO: Matt Bomer, Zachary Quinto, & Andrew Rannells Chat THE BOYS IN THE BAND on THE TODAY SHOW

by Macon Prickett - May 15, 2018

Kathie Lee, Hoda and John Cena welcome actors Zacahry Quinto, Matt Bomer and Andrew Rannells, who in addition to being friends are co-stars in the 50th anniversary edition of "The Boys in the Band," the groundbreaking play about a group of gay men who gather for a friend's birthday party. "To get to do it with these guys is just a dream," Bomer says.

VIDEO: Jim Parsons Receives GLAAD Award from Ryan Murphy and the Cast of THE BOYS IN  Videoplay
VIDEO: Jim Parsons Receives GLAAD Award from Ryan Murphy and the Cast of THE BOYS IN THE BAND

by Stage Tube - Apr 13, 2018

Last night at the 29th Annual GLAAD Media Awards in Los Angeles, Ryan Murphy presented Jim Parsons with the Stephen F. Kolzak Award with a surprise appearance by Parsons' 'Boys In The Band' cast mates Matt Bomer, Zachary Quinto, Andrew Rannells, Robin De Jesus, Brian Hutchinson, Charlie Carver, Michael Benjamin Washington, and Tuc Watkins. See footage from the event below!

VIDEO: Zachary Quinto, Matt Bomer, Jim Parsons & More Pose for Broadway Return in THE Videoplay
VIDEO: Zachary Quinto, Matt Bomer, Jim Parsons & More Pose for Broadway Return in THE BOYS IN THE BAND

by Stage Tube - Jan 22, 2018

The Boys In The Band will star Jim Parsons, Zachary Quinto, Matt Bomer and Andrew Rannells, along with Charlie Carver, Robin De Jes s, Brian Hutchison, Michael Benjamin Washington and Tuc Watkins. Watch below as the cast chats about preparing to bring the landmark play to Broadway.

STAGE TUBE: Sneak Peek at Comedian Nancy Redman in Stand Up Performance
by Stage Tube - Jun 27, 2014

Actress/writer/comedian NANCY REDMAN joins forces with director AUSTIN PENDLETON for their third collaboration on the United Solo Theatre Festival: 'The Doctor Is Not In,' a sci-fi comedy exploring the hypocrisy of Hippocrates, October 25 at 9 PM at Theater Row, 410 West 42nd Street.


Groucho Marx Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Groucho Marx been in?
Groucho Marx has appeared on Broadway in 3 shows.

How many West End shows has Groucho Marx been in?
Groucho Marx has not appeared in the West End

How many shows has Groucho Marx written?
Groucho Marx has written 1 shows including Time for Elizabeth (Playwright).