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W.C. Fields

Also Credited As: William C. Fields
 
W.C. Fields Headshot
Date of Birth: January 29, 1880
Date of Death: December 25, 1946 (66)

Birth Place: Philadelphia, PA, USA

Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1930
Q.Q. Quale
  [Broadway]
1928
Performer
  [Broadway]
1925
Performer
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1923
Performer
Prof. Eustace McGargle
  [Broadway]
1922
Performer
  [Broadway]
1921
Performer
M. Le Duc de Chateau Briand
Principal
  [Broadway]
1920
Performer
Performer
  [Broadway]
1920
Performer
  [Broadway]
1919
Performer
  [Broadway]
1918
Performer
  [Broadway]
1917
Performer
  [Broadway]
1915
Performer
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1905
Sherlock Baffles
  [Broadway]
Performer

Writing

Bookwriter
Bookwriter

 

Stage

Performances
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1930
Q.Q. Quale

  [Broadway]
1928
Performer

  [Broadway]
1925
Performer

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1923
Performer

Prof. Eustace McGargle

  [Broadway]
1922
Performer

  [Broadway]
1921
Performer

M. Le Duc de Chateau Briand

Principal

  [Broadway]
1920
Performer

Performer

  [Broadway]
1920
Performer

  [Broadway]
1919
Performer

  [Broadway]
1918
Performer

  [Broadway]
1917
Performer

  [Broadway]
1915
Performer

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1905
Sherlock Baffles

  [Broadway]
Performer

Writing
Bookwriter
Bookwriter





W.C. Fields News

Majestic Theater's 2022 Summer Classic Movies Kick Off June 8 Photo Majestic Theater's 2022 Summer Classic Movies Kick Off June 8
by Stephi Wild - May 12, 2022

Gettysburg College's Majestic Theater will celebrate 15 years of Summer Classic Movies when the annual series begins June 8 at 7:30 p.m. in the historic 1925 auditorium. Enjoy classic movies in the beautifully restored historic theater Wednesday nights at 7:30 p.m. June through August. Tickets for each film are just $8 and are on sale now. Advanced ticket purchase is strongly recommended.

North Coast Repertory Theatre to Stage AN EVENING WITH GROUCHO Photo North Coast Repertory Theatre to Stage AN EVENING WITH GROUCHO
by Marissa Tomeo - Apr 8, 2022

Award-winning actor/director Frank Ferrante re-creates his acclaimed New York and London stage portrayal celebrating America's greatest comedian - Groucho Marx.  You will feel as though Groucho is back, as Ferrante sings, dances and performs classic routines on the North Coast Rep stage, May 2nd & 3rd, 2022 at 7:30pm.

An Evening With Groucho Comes to North Coast Repertory Theatre Photo An Evening With Groucho Comes to North Coast Repertory Theatre
by Stephi Wild - Mar 29, 2022

Award-winning actor/director Frank Ferrante re-creates his acclaimed New York and London stage portrayal celebrating America's greatest comedian - Groucho Marx. You will feel as though Groucho is back, as Ferrante sings, dances and performs classic routines on the North Coast Rep stage, May 2nd & 3rd, 2022 at 7:30pm.

The Lambs to Host A Discussion Of the Play CONSTELLATIONS This Week Photo The Lambs to Host A Discussion Of the Play CONSTELLATIONS This Week
by Stephi Wild - Mar 21, 2022

Constellations: Fate, Love, and the Power of Theatre. The Lambs hosts a discussion of the play 'Constellations' by Nick Payne, the Tony nominated Broadway romantic comedy. A revival of the show will run from April 6 through April 24 at The Gene Frankel Theatre (24 Bond Street, New York NY 10012).

BWW Review: Sedona International Film Festival Presents
OUR ALMOST COMPLETELY TRUE S Photo BWW Review: Sedona International Film Festival Presents OUR ALMOST COMPLETELY TRUE STORY- A Perfect Gem Of A Love Story
by Herbert Paine - Feb 25, 2022

Mariette Hartley and Jerry Sroka sparkle in OUR ALMOST COMPLETELY TRUE STORY, a sterling account of their love story, told with humor and poignancy. One of the features to be screened at this year's Sedona International Film Festival on Saturday, February 26th at the Sedona Performing Arts Center.

A Comedic Legend Returns To The Walnut In FRANK FERRANTE'S GROUCHO Photo A Comedic Legend Returns To The Walnut In FRANK FERRANTE'S GROUCHO
by A.A. Cristi - Feb 23, 2022

For one show only, Frank Ferrante will perform his acclaimed portrayal of legendary comedian Groucho Marx in Frank Ferrante's Groucho.

GROUCHO Starring Frank Ferrante to Open on March 4th at the Sierra Madre Playhouse Photo GROUCHO Starring Frank Ferrante to Open on March 4th at the Sierra Madre Playhouse
by Marissa Tomeo - Feb 6, 2022

Award-winning actor/director/playwright and longtime Sierra Madrean, Frank Ferrante, recreates his PBS, New York and London acclaimed portrayal of legendary comedian Groucho Marx in this fast-paced 90 minutes of hilarity. The two-act comedy consists of the best Groucho one-liners, anecdotes and songs including 'Hooray For Captain Spalding,' and 'Lydia, the Tattooed Lady.' The audience literally becomes part of the show as Ferrante ad-libs his way throughout the performance in grand Groucho style.

BWW Interview: Sharon McNight's Always BETWEEN A Never-ending List of Gigs & HOLIDAZE Photo BWW Interview: Sharon McNight's Always BETWEEN A Never-ending List of Gigs & HOLIDAZE
by Gil Kaan - Nov 28, 2021

The very in-demand cabaret artist Sharon McNight will bring her strong vocals and hysterically outrageous irreverence to Feinstein’s At Vitello’s December 9th in SHARON McNIGHT: BETWEEN HOLIDAZE, with musical direction from John Boswell.

FUNNY GIRL Adds Ramin Karimloo, Jane Lynch & Jared Grimes; Previews Begin This March  Photo FUNNY GIRL Adds Ramin Karimloo, Jane Lynch & Jared Grimes; Previews Begin This March At the August Wilson Theatre
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 6, 2021

Excited for FUNNY GIRL's return to Broadway? We've got casting news today about Ramin Karimloo, Jane Lynch and Jared Grimes joining the cast for the first Broadway revival of FUNNY GIRL.

Frank Ferrante's AN EVENING WITH GROUCHO Returns To Chicago Photo Frank Ferrante's AN EVENING WITH GROUCHO Returns To Chicago
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 17, 2021

Actor/director Frank Ferrante returns to his internationally heralded stage performance for one night only in AN EVENING WITH GROUCHO on Tuesday, October 26 at the Spiegeltent ZaZou, located on the 14th floor of the Cambria Hotel Chicago Loop (32 W. Randolph Street).

W.C. Fields Videos

STAGE TUBE: 'I'm In Love With a Monster'
by Jeffrey Ellis - Jan 31, 2017

Despite W.C. Fields' warning about working with children and animals, you can now add another role to David Perlman's already impressive resume: adoring dad to a lovable pooch named Winnie Travid, the equally adorable, winsome and mischievous Chihuahua/terrier mix with whom he co-starred in A Dog Story off-Broadway, and who now is the star of his latest music video tribute, set to Fifth Harmony's 'I'm In Love With a Monster.'


W.C. Fields Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has W.C. Fields been in?
W.C. Fields has appeared on Broadway in 14 shows.

How many West End shows has W.C. Fields been in?
W.C. Fields has not appeared in the West End

How many shows has W.C. Fields written?
W.C. Fields has written 1 shows including George White's Scandals [1922] (Bookwriter).