George M. Cohan

Composer, Director, Performer, Producer, Writer, Lyricist, Choreographer, Source Material
( b. Jul 03, 1878 Providence, Rhode Island, USA - d. Nov 05, 1942 New York, New York, USA ) Male
Relations:Brother of Josephine Cohan
Father of Georgette Cohan
Father of Helen F. Cohan
Husband of Agnes Nolan
Husband of Ethel Levey (? - ?) divorced
Son of Helen F. Cohan

Broadway Production Credits

Little Johnny Jones
Musical, Revival
Mar 21, 1982 - Mar 21, 1982
Music by George M. Cohan
Book by George M. Cohan
Lyrics by George M. Cohan

Tintypes
Musical, Revue, Original
Oct 23, 1980 - Jan 11, 1981
Featuring songs by George M. Cohan

The American Dance Machine
Special, Dance, Original
Jun 14, 1978 - Dec 03, 1978
Featuring songs by George M. Cohan

Dancin'
Musical, Revue, Original
Mar 27, 1978 - Jun 27, 1982
Featuring songs by George M. Cohan
Featuring songs with lyrics by George M. Cohan

George M!
Musical, Comedy, Original
Apr 10, 1968 - Apr 26, 1969
Music by George M. Cohan
Lyrics by George M. Cohan

The Return of the Vagabond
Play, Melodrama, Satire, Original
May 17, 1940 - May 18, 1940
Produced by George M. Cohan
Performer: George M. Cohan [The Vagabond]
Written by George M. Cohan

I'd Rather Be Right
Musical, Comedy, Original
Nov 02, 1937 - Jul 09, 1938
Performer: George M. Cohan [The President of the United States]

Fulton of Oak Falls
Play, Comedy, Original
Feb 10, 1937 - Mar 1937
Produced by George M. Cohan
Starring: George M. Cohan [Ed Fulton]
Written by George M. Cohan

Dear Old Darling
Play, Comedy, Original
Mar 02, 1936 - Mar 1936
Produced by George M. Cohan
Performer: George M. Cohan [Calvin Miller]
Written by George M. Cohan

Seven Keys to Baldpate
Play, Comedy, Revival
May 27, 1935 - Jun 1935
Performer: George M. Cohan [William Hallowell McGee]
Book adapted by George M. Cohan

Ah, Wilderness!
Play, Comedy, Original
Oct 02, 1933 - Jun 1934
Starring: George M. Cohan [Nat Miller]

Pigeons and People
Play, One Act, Original
Jan 16, 1933 - Mar 1933
Produced by George M. Cohan
Performer: George M. Cohan [Parker]
Written by George M. Cohan

Friendship
Play, Comedy, Original
Aug 31, 1931 - Sep 1931
Produced by George M. Cohan
Starring: George M. Cohan [Joe Townsend]
Staged by George M. Cohan
Written by George M. Cohan

Sweet and Low
Musical, Revue, Original
Nov 17, 1930 - Apr 1931
Featuring songs by George M. Cohan

The Rhapsody
Play, Drama, Original
Sep 15, 1930 - Sep 1930
Produced by George M. Cohan

The Song and Dance Man
Play, Comedy, Drama, Revival
Jun 16, 1930 - Jun 1930
Produced by George M. Cohan
Performer: George M. Cohan [Hap Farrell]
Written by George M. Cohan

The Tavern
Play, Comedy, Satire, Tragedy, Revival
May 19, 1930 - Jun 1930
Produced by George M. Cohan
Starring: George M. Cohan [The Vagabond]

Gambling
Play, Drama, Original
Aug 26, 1929 - Jan 1930
Produced by George M. Cohan
Performer: George M. Cohan [Draper]
Written by George M. Cohan

Vermont
Play, Original
Jan 07, 1929 - Jan 1929
Produced by George M. Cohan

Billie
Musical, Original
Oct 01, 1928 - Jan 05, 1929
Produced by George M. Cohan
Music by George M. Cohan
Book by George M. Cohan
Lyrics by George M. Cohan
Based on the farce "Broadway Jones" by George M. Cohan

By Request
Play, Comedy, Original
Sep 27, 1928 - Oct 1928
Produced by George M. Cohan

Elmer the Great
Play, Comedy, Original
Sep 24, 1928 - Oct 1928
Produced by George M. Cohan

Whispering Friends
Play, Farce, Original
Feb 20, 1928 - May 1928
Produced by George M. Cohan
Written by George M. Cohan

Los Angeles
Play, Comedy, Original
Dec 19, 1927 - Jan 1928
Produced by George M. Cohan

The Merry Malones
Musical, Comedy, Original
Sep 26, 1927 - Apr 28, 1928
Produced by George M. Cohan
Music by George M. Cohan
Performer: George M. Cohan [John Malone]
Book by George M. Cohan
Lyrics by George M. Cohan

Baby Cyclone
Play, Farce, Original
Sep 12, 1927 - Feb 1928
Produced by George M. Cohan
Written by George M. Cohan

Yellow
Play, Melodrama, Original
Sep 21, 1926 - Jan 1927
Produced by George M. Cohan

The Home Towners
Play, Comedy, Farce, Original
Aug 23, 1926 - Oct 1926
Supervised by George M. Cohan
Written by George M. Cohan

American Born
Play, Original
Oct 05, 1925 - Dec 1925
Produced by George M. Cohan
Staged by George M. Cohan
Performer: George M. Cohan [Joseph Gilson]
Written by George M. Cohan

The Song and Dance Man
Play, Comedy, Drama, Original
Dec 31, 1923 - Mar 1924
Produced by George M. Cohan
Performer: George M. Cohan [John Farrell]
Written by George M. Cohan

The Rise of Rosie O'Reilly
Musical, Comedy, Original
Dec 25, 1923 - Mar 15, 1924
Produced by George M. Cohan
Music by George M. Cohan
Book by George M. Cohan
Lyrics by George M. Cohan
Production Supervised by George M. Cohan

Two Fellows and a Girl
Play, Comedy, Original
Jul 19, 1923 - Nov 1923
Produced by George M. Cohan

Little Nellie Kelly
Musical, Comedy, Original
Nov 13, 1922 - Jul 07, 1923
Produced by George M. Cohan
Music by George M. Cohan
Directed by George M. Cohan
Book by George M. Cohan
Lyrics by George M. Cohan
Entire Production Under the Supervision of George M. Cohan

So This Is London
Play, Comedy, Original
Aug 30, 1922 - Jun 1923
Produced by George M. Cohan

Madeleine and the Movies
Play, Farce, Original
Mar 06, 1922 - May 1922
Produced by George M. Cohan
Staged by George M. Cohan
Written by George M. Cohan

The O'Brien Girl
Musical, Comedy, Original
Oct 03, 1921 - Feb 18, 1922
Produced by George M. Cohan

The Tavern
Play, Burlesque, Melodrama, Revival
May 23, 1921 - Jun 1921
Produced by George M. Cohan
Directed by George M. Cohan
Performer: George M. Cohan

Nemesis
Play, Melodrama, Original
Apr 04, 1921 - May 1921
Produced by George M. Cohan

Mary
Musical, Comedy, Original
Oct 18, 1920 - Apr 23, 1921
Produced by George M. Cohan
Production Supervised by George M. Cohan

The Meanest Man in the World
Play, Comedy, Original
Oct 12, 1920 - Apr 1921
Produced by George M. Cohan
Starring: George M. Cohan [Richard Clarke]

The Tavern
Play, Comedy, Satire, Tragedy, Original
Sep 27, 1920 - May 1921
Produced by George M. Cohan

Genius and the Crowd
Play, Comedy, Original
Sep 06, 1920 - Sep 1920
Produced by George M. Cohan
Staged by George M. Cohan

The Night Boat
Musical, Comedy, Original
Feb 02, 1920 - Oct 30, 1920
Additional lyrics by George M. Cohan
Additional music by George M. Cohan

The Acquittal
Play, Drama, Original
Jan 05, 1920 - May 1920
Produced by Cohan & Harris

The Royal Vagabond
Musical, Comedy, Opera, Original
Feb 17, 1919 - Jan 03, 1920
Produced by Cohan & Harris
Additional numbers by George M. Cohan

Mis' Nelly of N'Orleans
Play, Original
Feb 04, 1919 - May 1919
Produced by Cohan & Harris

The Voice of McConnell
Play, Comedy, Play with music, Original
Dec 25, 1918 - Jan 18, 1919
Produced by Cohan & Harris
Music by George M. Cohan
Directed by George M. Cohan
Written by George M. Cohan
Lyrics by George M. Cohan

A Prince There Was
Play, Original
Dec 24, 1918 - May 1919
Performer: George M. Cohan
Written by George M. Cohan

Good Luck, Sam!
Musical, Comedy, Original
Nov 25, 1918 - Dec 21, 1918
Produced by George M. Cohan

The Matinee Hero
Play, Original
Oct 07, 1918 - Dec 1918
Produced by Cohan & Harris

Three Faces East
Play, Original
Aug 13, 1918 - Closing date unknown
Produced by Cohan & Harris

Out There
Play, Revival
May 17, 1918 - May 1918
Performer: George M. Cohan

Once Upon a Time
Play, Original
Apr 15, 1918 - May 1918
Produced by Cohan & Harris

The Little Teacher
Play, Original
Feb 04, 1918 - May 1918
Produced by Cohan & Harris

The Cohan Revue of 1918
Musical, Revue, Original
Dec 31, 1917 - Mar 23, 1918
Produced by Cohan & Harris
Music by George M. Cohan
Staged by George M. Cohan
Book by George M. Cohan
Lyrics by George M. Cohan
Musical Staging by George M. Cohan

Going Up
Musical, Comedy, Original
Dec 25, 1917 - Oct 26, 1918
Produced by Cohan & Harris

The King
Play, Original
Nov 20, 1917 - Mar 1918
Produced by Cohan & Harris

A Tailor-Made Man
Play, Original
Aug 27, 1917 - Aug 1918
Produced by Cohan & Harris

Get-Rich-Quick Wallingford
Play, Revival
May 17, 1917 - May 1917
Written by George M. Cohan

The Willow Tree
Play, Original
Mar 06, 1917 - Jun 1917
Produced by Cohan & Harris

Captain Kidd, Jr.
Play, Original
Nov 13, 1916 - Mar 1917
Produced by Cohan & Harris

The Intruder
Play, Original
Sep 26, 1916 - Oct 1916
Produced by Cohan & Harris

The Cohan Revue of 1916
Musical, Revue, Original
Feb 09, 1916 - Jul 01, 1916
Produced by George M. Cohan
Music by George M. Cohan
Staged by George M. Cohan
Book by George M. Cohan
Lyrics by George M. Cohan

The Great Lover
Play, Romantic Comedy, Original
Nov 10, 1915 - Jun 1916
Produced by Cohan & Harris

Hit-the-Trail-Holiday
Play, Original
Sep 13, 1915 - Closing date unknown
Produced by Cohan & Harris
Written by George M. Cohan

The House of Glass
Play, Original
Sep 01, 1915 - Apr 1916
Produced by Cohan & Harris

Young America
Play, Original
Aug 28, 1915 - Closing date unknown
Produced by Cohan & Harris

Hello, Broadway!
Musical, Revue, Original
Dec 25, 1914 - Apr 10, 1915
Produced by Cohan & Harris
Music by George M. Cohan
Staged by George M. Cohan
Performer: George M. Cohan [George Babbitt, The Defensive Attorney, Leo Getrichstein]
Book by George M. Cohan
Lyrics by George M. Cohan

Seven Keys to Baldpate
Play, Comedy, Original
Oct 12, 1914 - Oct 17, 1914
Produced by Cohan & Harris
Written by George M. Cohan

The Miracle Man
Play, Original
Sep 21, 1914 - Dec 1914
Produced by Cohan & Harris
Written by George M. Cohan

It Pays to Advertise
Play, Original
Sep 08, 1914 - Aug 1915
Produced by Cohan & Harris

On Trial
Play, Original
Aug 19, 1914 - Jul 1915
Produced by Cohan & Harris

The Beauty Shop
Musical, Comedy, Original
Apr 13, 1914 - Jun 27, 1914
Produced by Cohan & Harris

Seven Keys to Baldpate
Play, Comedy, Original
Sep 22, 1913 - Jun 1914
Produced by Cohan & Harris
Written by George M. Cohan

Nearly Married
Play, Original
Sep 05, 1913 - Dec 1913
Produced by Cohan & Harris

Stop Thief
Play, Comedy, Original
Dec 25, 1912 - May 1913
Produced by Cohan & Harris

Hawthorne of the U.S.A.
Play, Original
Nov 04, 1912 - Jan 1913
Produced by Cohan & Harris

Broadway Jones
Play, Comedy, Original
Sep 23, 1912 - Feb 1913
Produced by Cohan & Harris
Starring: George M. Cohan [Jackson "Broadway" Jones]
Written by George M. Cohan

Forty-five Minutes from Broadway
Play, Play with music, Revival
Mar 14, 1912 - Apr 13, 1912
Music by George M. Cohan
Produced by Cohan & Harris
Performer: George M. Cohan
Book by George M. Cohan
Lyrics by George M. Cohan

Officer 666
Play, Original
Jan 29, 1912 - Jul 1912
Directed by George M. Cohan
Produced by Cohan & Harris

Vera Violetta
Musical, Comedy, Extravaganza, Original
Nov 20, 1911 - Feb 24, 1912
Additional lyrics by George M. Cohan
Additional music by George M. Cohan

The Red Widow
Musical, Original
Nov 06, 1911 - Feb 24, 1912
Produced by Cohan & Harris

The Only Son
Play, Original
Oct 16, 1911 - Nov 1911
Produced by Cohan & Harris

The Little Millionaire
Musical, Farce, Original
Sep 25, 1911 - Mar 09, 1912
Produced by Cohan & Harris
Music by George M. Cohan
Staged by George M. Cohan
Performer: George M. Cohan [Robert Spooner]
Book by George M. Cohan
Lyrics by George M. Cohan

The Aviator
Play, Original
Dec 06, 1910 - Jan 1911
Produced by Cohan & Harris

Get-Rich-Quick Wallingford
Play, Original
Sep 19, 1910 - Closing date unknown
Produced by Cohan & Harris
Music by George M. Cohan
Staged By: George M. Cohan
Written by George M. Cohan

The Man Who Owns Broadway
Musical, Original
Oct 11, 1909 - Jan 29, 1910
Produced by Cohan & Harris
Music by George M. Cohan
Staged by George M. Cohan
Book by George M. Cohan
Lyrics by George M. Cohan
Based on the play "Popularity" by George M. Cohan

The Fortune Hunter
Play, Comedy, Original
Sep 04, 1909 - Jul 1910
Produced by Cohan & Harris

Cohan and Harris Minstrels [1909]
Musical, Minstrel, Original
Aug 16, 1909 - Aug 28, 1909
Produced by George M. Cohan
Featuring songs by George M. Cohan

The House Next Door
Play, Original
Apr 12, 1909 - Jun 1909
Produced by Cohan & Harris

The American Idea
Musical, Comedy, Original
Oct 05, 1908 - Nov 28, 1908
Produced by George M. Cohan
Music by George M. Cohan
Staged by George M. Cohan
Book by George M. Cohan
Lyrics by George M. Cohan

Cohan and Harris Minstrels [1908]
Musical, Burlesque, Comedy, Minstrel, Vaudeville, Original
Aug 03, 1908 - Jan 1909
Produced by George M. Cohan
Book, music, and lyrics for "The Belle of the Barbers' Ball" by George M. Cohan

The Yankee Prince
Musical, Original
Apr 20, 1908 - Aug 29, 1908
Starring: George M. Cohan [Percy Springer]
Produced by George M. Cohan
Music by George M. Cohan
Staged by George M. Cohan
Book by George M. Cohan
Lyrics by George M. Cohan

Fifty Miles from Boston
Play, Play with music, Original
Feb 03, 1908 - Mar 08, 1908
Directed by George M. Cohan
Produced by George M. Cohan
Music by George M. Cohan
Book by George M. Cohan
Lyrics by George M. Cohan

The Talk of New York
Musical, Play, Original
Dec 03, 1907 - Sep 27, 1908
Produced under the personal direction of George M. Cohan
Produced by George M. Cohan
Music by George M. Cohan
Book by George M. Cohan
Lyrics by George M. Cohan

The Honeymooners
Musical, Farce, Original
Jun 03, 1907 - Aug 24, 1907
Starring: George M. Cohan [Augustus Wright]
Music by George M. Cohan
Staged by George M. Cohan
Book by George M. Cohan
Lyrics by George M. Cohan
Based on the musical comedy "Running For Office" by George M. Cohan

Little Johnny Jones
Musical, Revival
Apr 22, 1907 - May 1907
Music by George M. Cohan
Book by George M. Cohan
Lyrics by George M. Cohan

George Washington, Jr.
Musical, Original
Feb 11, 1907 - Mar 1907
Music by George M. Cohan
Staged by George M. Cohan
Performer: George M. Cohan [George Belgrave]
Book by George M. Cohan
Lyrics by George M. Cohan

Forty-five Minutes from Broadway
Play, Play with music, Revival
Nov 05, 1906 - Dec 01, 1906
Music by George M. Cohan
Staged by George M. Cohan
Written by George M. Cohan
Lyrics by George M. Cohan

Popularity
Play, Comedy, Original
Oct 01, 1906 - Oct 1906
Produced by Cohan & Harris
Written by George M. Cohan

The Governor's Son
Musical, Farce, Revival
Jun 04, 1906 - Aug 25, 1906
Music by George M. Cohan
Staged by George M. Cohan
Performer: George M. Cohan [Algy Wheelock]
Book by George M. Cohan
Lyrics by George M. Cohan

George Washington, Jr.
Musical, Original
Feb 12, 1906 - Apr 21, 1906
Music by George M. Cohan
Staged by George M. Cohan
Performer: George M. Cohan [George Belgrave]
Book by George M. Cohan
Lyrics by George M. Cohan

Gallops
Play, Comedy, Original
Feb 12, 1906 - Apr 1906
Additional music by George M. Cohan

Forty-five Minutes from Broadway
Play, Play with music, Original
Jan 01, 1906 - Mar 17, 1906
Music by George M. Cohan
Staged by George M. Cohan
Written by George M. Cohan
Lyrics by George M. Cohan

Little Johnny Jones
Musical, Revival
Nov 13, 1905 - Dec 02, 1905
Music by George M. Cohan
Staged by George M. Cohan
Book by George M. Cohan
Lyrics by George M. Cohan

Little Johnny Jones
Musical, Revival
May 08, 1905 - Aug 26, 1905
Music by George M. Cohan
Book by George M. Cohan
Lyrics by George M. Cohan

Little Johnny Jones
Musical, Original
Nov 07, 1904 - Dec 24, 1904
Directed by George M. Cohan
Music by George M. Cohan
Performer: George M. Cohan
Book by George M. Cohan
Lyrics by George M. Cohan

A Little Bit of Everything
Musical, Vaudeville, Original
Jun 06, 1904 - Sep 17, 1904
Featuring songs by George M. Cohan

Mother Goose
Musical, Extravaganza, Original
Dec 02, 1903 - Feb 27, 1904
Additional lyrics by George M. Cohan
Additional music by George M. Cohan

Running for Office
Musical, Comedy, Original
Apr 27, 1903 - Jun 06, 1903
Music by George M. Cohan
Starring: George M. Cohan [Augustus Wright]
Staged by George M. Cohan
Book by George M. Cohan
Lyrics by George M. Cohan

The Governor's Son
Musical, Farce, Original
Feb 25, 1901 - Mar 23, 1901
Music by George M. Cohan
Performer: George M. Cohan [Algy Wheelock]
Book by George M. Cohan
Lyrics by George M. Cohan

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