George M. Cohan: In His Own Words

by  Chip Deffaa, George M. Cohan

Musical Revue / Cabaret  /  6m, 5f

"A terrific, surprisingly moving show [with]...an amazing roster of Cohan songs." - The New York Post

"Solid musical entertainment...written and staged...in Cohan's style. Sarah Jessica Parker and Matthew Broderick's enthusiastic applause…

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A dynamite performer, playwright and composer, George M. Cohan dominated the American theater in his days as no other ever has. ASCAP award-winning writer Chip Deffaa offers a fresh look at this quintessential showman's life and brings a glorious chapter in showbiz to the stage. The 26 songs mix classics like "Give My Regards to Broadway," "Yankee Doodle Dandy" and "You're a Grand Old Flag" with some fascinating rediscoveries.
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"A terrific, surprisingly moving show [with]...an amazing roster of Cohan songs." - The New York Post

"Solid musical entertainment...written and staged...in Cohan's style. Sarah Jessica Parker and Matthew Broderick's enthusiastic applause coincided with my hope George M. Cohan finds the future it deserves. Bravo." - The New York Voice of NY

"A passionate, revealing...musical." - Mario Fratti in American OGGI

"Cohan never looked and sounded so good!" - WOR Radio

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Chip Deffaa

Chip Deffaa

George M.  Cohan

George M. Cohan

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