The Yellow Jacket (Revival). Written by J.H. Benrimo
and George Cochran Hazelton
. Cort Theatre (moved to The Harris Theatre from 25 Dec 1916- ?, then moved to The Liberty Theatre from 26 Mar 1917- close): 9 Nov 1916- unknown (172 performances). Cast: Henry Brandon
, Albert Bruning
, Henry Buckler, Charles Coburn, Mrs. Charles ...
6' (1.83 m)
Did You Know?
A fan of harness racing, Coburn would visit the Delaware County, OH, fair to attend the Little Brown Jug Stakes (for Pacers) in the 1950s. Each year he recounted to fans there the same story: "I grew up in the city not far from a burlesque theater and my father cautioned me not to go there because I might see something I shouldn't see. So, of course, when I got old enough I went right in, and ...
Started as usher and doorman at a theatre in his home town Savannah. By the age of seventeen, he had become manager of that establishment. Coburn later turned to acting himself and made his bow on Broadway in 1901.