Broadcast of a live performance of the Roundabout Theater Company's 2000 New York revival of the classic Kaufman-Hart comedy, about a famous (and famously acid-tongued) theater critic who is forced to stay in a Midwestern couple's home and the havoc that ensues. Written by
Did You Know?
The original Broadway production of "The Man Who Came to Dinner" by Moss Hart
and George S. Kaufman
opened at the Music Box Theater on October 16, 1939 and ran for 739 performances. See more
[entering and pointing to the sarcophagus in his living room
Five minutes, Mr. Whiteside! Including that!
What was all that about? Who is that man?
He announces the time every few minutes. I pay him a small sum.
But what on earth for, Sherry?
I lost my watch!
References The Citadel of Silence
What Am I To Do
Written by Cole Porter
Performed by Byron Jennings See more