PlaySolo ComedyOriginalBroadway
Opening Date
Oct 10, 2002
Closing Date
Aug 24, 2003
1st Preview
Sep 17, 2002
1st Preview
Sep 17, 2002
PlaySolo ComedyOriginalBroadway


Helen Hayes Theatre
(Oct 10, 2002 - Aug 24, 2003)

Theatre Owned / Operated by Martin Markinson and Donald Tick
Written by Rupert Holmes; Portions of the play have been adapted from the reminiscences of George Burns; Incidental music by Rupert Holmes; Music arranged by Rupert Holmes
Directed by John Tillinger
Scenic Consultant: John Lee Beatty; Lighting Design by Howard Werner; Sound Design by Kevin Lacy; Wig Design by Bob Kelly; Assistant Scenic Design: Eric Renschler
General Manager: Richards / Climan, Inc.; Executive Producer: William Franzblau
Technical Supervisor: Larry Morley; Production Stage Manager: Tina M. Newhauser
Musical Supervisor: Teressa Esposito
Multimedia Design by Howard Werner and Peter Nigrini
Additional casting by Rush and Super Casting, Ltd.; Press Representative: Peter Cromarty & Company; Marketing: Leanne Schanzer Promotions; Advertising: Triton Advertising; Photographer: Carol Rosegg; Mr. Gorshin's clothing courtesy of Oscar de la Renta
George Burns
Gracie Allen
Recorded voice only
Understudy: Joel Rooks (George Burns)

Drama Desk Award


Outstanding Solo Performance

2003 Nominee
Frank Gorshin
Week Ending Gross % Gross Pot. Attendance % Capacity # Previews # Perf.
Statistics supplied are courtesy of The Broadway League.

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