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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
SAY GOODNIGHT, GRACIE Returns to Fountain Hills Theater in January Photo SAY GOODNIGHT, GRACIE Returns to Fountain Hills Theater in January
by Stephi Wild - Nov 24, 2021

Fountain Hills Theater announces the return by popular demand of Say Goodnight, Gracie, the hit Broadway play that invites you to spend a hilarious, heart-warming evening in the uplifting company of the world‚Äôs favorite and funniest centenarian. George Burns, whose career spanned one hundred years of American entertainment history, is now ‚Äúmiraculously alive and kicking‚ÄĚ in a stunning tour de force.

SAY GOODNIGHT GRACIE Returns to The Ivoryton Playhouse Next Week Photo SAY GOODNIGHT GRACIE Returns to The Ivoryton Playhouse Next Week
by Stephi Wild - Oct 21, 2021

Come experience the life, laughter and love of George Burns and Gracie Allen. This uproarious and enthralling play features longtime Playhouse favorite R. Bruce Connelly* in a tour de force performance as the beloved comedian. 

BWW Review: Fountain Hills Theater Presents SAY GOODNIGHT, GRACIE Photo BWW Review: Fountain Hills Theater Presents SAY GOODNIGHT, GRACIE
by Herbert Paine - Aug 25, 2021

Peter J. Hill delivers a skillfully crafted and heavenly smooth turn as George Burns in SAY GOODNIGHT, GRACIE, Fountain Hills Theater's Season opener, running through September 5th.

Force Of Nature Returns To The Stage With Dr. Seuss! Photo Force Of Nature Returns To The Stage With Dr. Seuss!
by A.A. Cristi - Jul 27, 2021

As things begin to reopen, and theatre companies make their return, Artistic Director Sebastian Mu√Īoz is excited about the wide range of theatre his acclaimed Force of Nature Productions is once again ready to stage. A top priority for the father of two was to provide children who have spent most of the past year and a half stuck at home a live, in-person theatrical experience.

THE MAGICAL WORLD OF DR. SEUSS Will Be Performed at Generation DCD Studio Next Month Photo THE MAGICAL WORLD OF DR. SEUSS Will Be Performed at Generation DCD Studio Next Month
by Stephi Wild - Jul 22, 2021

The Magical World of Dr. Seuss is a whimsical journey of adventure and fun for families, straight out of the pages and onto the stage for all to experience. Renowned artist Duffy Hudson brings to life Dr. Seuss classics like And to Think I Saw It on Mulberry Street, Horton Hears a Who!, The Sneetches, and more.

THE RACONTEURS: A STORY OF GEORGE BURNS AND GRACIE ALLEN Podcast Concludes on Gracie  Photo THE RACONTEURS: A STORY OF GEORGE BURNS AND GRACIE ALLEN Podcast Concludes on Gracie Allen's 126th Birthday
by A.A. Cristi - Jul 19, 2021

Highlights from Lauren Milberger's Eugene O'Neill Conference Semi-finalist play, The Raconteurs: A Story Of George Burns And Gracie Allen: The podcast will conclude its four-part episode, first season run. on Monday, July 26th, the 126th Anniversary of Gracie Allen's birthday.

Fountain Hills Theater Announces Music Festival And New Season Offerings Photo Fountain Hills Theater Announces Music Festival And New Season Offerings
by A.A. Cristi - Jul 8, 2021

Now entering its 36th season of award-winning plays and musicals, FHT's new 2021-22 season has it all - music, merriment, mayhem and not a little romance. 

THE RACONTEURS: A STORY OF GEORGE BURNS AND GRACIE ALLEN Presented As Weekly Podcast Photo THE RACONTEURS: A STORY OF GEORGE BURNS AND GRACIE ALLEN Presented As Weekly Podcast
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 29, 2021

The Raconteurs: A Story of George Burns & Gracie Allen, takes you on the origins journey of real-life comedy legends George Burns and Gracie Allen, focusing on milestones in the couple's life such as their first meeting, falling in love, and the evolution of their act.

BWW Interview : SO NOW YOU KNOW with John McDaniel Photo BWW Interview : SO NOW YOU KNOW with John McDaniel
by Nicholas Adler - Jun 27, 2021

In this interview, I get to find out what John has been up to and what he is working on next!

SAY GOODNIGHT, GRACIE Will Be Performed at Fountain Hills Theater Photo SAY GOODNIGHT, GRACIE Will Be Performed at Fountain Hills Theater
by Stephi Wild - Jun 19, 2021

Say Goodnight, Gracie will play Aug 20- Sept 5, 2021.  Performances are Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays at 7:30PM and Sundays at 2PM.  Individual tickets are $35.00 for Adults and $18.00 for Youth 17 and under. Seniors receive a $5.00 discount on all Thursday performances. Group rate discounts are available.

Photo Coverage: Dave Konig and Elliot Finkel - Music and Comedy at Don't Tell Mama Photo Photo Coverage: Dave Konig and Elliot Finkel - Music and Comedy at Don't Tell Mama
by Stephen Sorokoff - Jun 15, 2021

The comedy and musicianship displayed by comic/actor Dave Konig and music director Elliot Finkel in Don’t Tell Mama last night was reminiscent of the glory days of Borscht Belt Hotels. 

Carol Channing's Estate Up for Auction, Featuring Tony Awards, Broadway Memorabilia a Photo Carol Channing's Estate Up for Auction, Featuring Tony Awards, Broadway Memorabilia and More
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 20, 2021

Abell Auction Co. has announced a June 17 online-only auction of Broadway legend Carol Channing's estate. The auction will feature will feature Broadway memorabilia, Tony Awards and Channing's belongings. 

92Y Online Announces Upcoming Lineup of Virtual Events Photo 92Y Online Announces Upcoming Lineup of Virtual Events
by Stephi Wild - May 15, 2021

92Y has announced its upcoming lineup of virtual events.

T. Oliver Reid, John McDaniel, Susie Mosher and More to Join CABARET CONVERSATIONS WI Photo T. Oliver Reid, John McDaniel, Susie Mosher and More to Join CABARET CONVERSATIONS WITH MICHAEL KIRK LANE
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 24, 2021

The 92Y School of Music has announced an all-new roster of guests for the BroadwayWorld Cabaret Award-nominated interview series, CABARET CONVERSATIONS, as well as new dates for other returning classes: CABARET HISTORY AND GREAT PERFORMANCES; and CABARET PERFORMANCE: CONNECTING TO YOUR LYRIC.

CABARET CONVERSATIONS With Michael Kirk Lane Announces Spring Lineup Photo CABARET CONVERSATIONS With Michael Kirk Lane Announces Spring Lineup
by Stephen Mosher - Mar 24, 2021

After successful previous sessions of his chat program and virtual classes, Michael Kirk Lane returns to the 92Y for the Spring season.

Bloomingdale School Of Music Presents Virtual Holiday Concert HAPPY HOLIDAY Photo Bloomingdale School Of Music Presents Virtual Holiday Concert HAPPY HOLIDAY
by A.A. Cristi - Dec 9, 2020

Bloomingdale School of Music presents a virtual Holiday Concert, Happy Holidays at BSM, on Friday, December 18, 2020 at 7pm ET via Zoom.

Walter C. Miller, Former CMA Awards Executive Producer, Dies At 94 Photo Walter C. Miller, Former CMA Awards Executive Producer, Dies At 94
by Stephi Wild - Nov 14, 2020

Walter C. Miller, award-winning television director and producer who served as an executive producer, producer and consulting producer for the CMA Awards for more than 40 years, passed away last night, Nov. 13, 2020. He was 94 years old. 

Way Off Broadway to Celebrate Television Christmas Specials With A CHRISTMAS SPECIAL  Photo Way Off Broadway to Celebrate Television Christmas Specials With A CHRISTMAS SPECIAL CHRISTMAS SHOW
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 10, 2020

The Way Off Broadway Dinner Theatre is set to celebrate the holiday season this year by paying tribute to television Christmas specials. For decades, Christmas specials have been a staple of the holiday season, bring families together to celebrate the joy of the season with some of their favorite characters and celebrities.

Bergen County Players Extends Virtual Festival with the Musical CURTAINS Photo Bergen County Players Extends Virtual Festival with the Musical CURTAINS
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 30, 2020

Continuing its very successful virtual Escape with Rupert Holmes Festival, which has drawn hundreds of enthusiastic viewers, Bergen County Players has announced a special added festival event.

VIDEO: John McDaniel Shares New Song About Why You Gotta Vote! Photo VIDEO: John McDaniel Shares New Song About Why You Gotta Vote!
by Nicole Rosky - Sep 30, 2020

Why should you vote this November? Let John McDaniel count the reasons. Watch as the Grammy and two-time Emmy Award-winner shares a new song about why you should vote.

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