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Say Goodnight Gracie   
The Life, Laughter and Love of George Burns

 
Helen Hayes Theatre , (10/10/2002 - 8/24/2003)
First Preview:Sep 17, 2002 Total Previews:27
Opening Date:Oct 10, 2002   
Closing Date:Aug 24, 2003 Total Performances:364

Category: Play, Solo, Comedy, Original, Broadway


Production Staff
Theatre Owned / Operated by Martin Markinson and Donald Tick
Produced by William Franzblau, Jay H. Harris, Louise Westergaard, Larry Spellman, Elsa Daspin Haft, Judith Resnick, Anne Gallagher, Libby Adler Mages, Mari Glick, Martha R. Gasparian, Bruce Lazarus, Lawrence S. Toppall and Jae French; Associate Producer: Jamie deRoy
Originally produced by Broward Center for the Performing Arts
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
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
Cast
Frank Gorshin George Burns
Didi Conn Gracie Allen Recorded voice only
Understudy: Joel Rooks (George Burns)
Tony Award®
 2003 Best Play [nominee]
Written by Rupert Holmes; Produced by William Franzblau, Jay H. Harris, Louise Westergaard, Larry Spellman, Elsa Daspin Haft, Judith Resnick, Anne Gallagher, Libby Adler Mages, Mari Glick, Martha R. Gasparian, Bruce Lazarus, Lawrence S. Toppall and Jae French
Drama Desk Award
 2003 Outstanding Solo Performance [nominee]
Performer: Frank Gorshin