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Marx Brothers offered hilarious anarchy

Thu, 18 Apr 2013 04:00:15 CDT
By: Laura Kennedy

Marx Brothers offered hilarious anarchy A cigar-chomping, wisecracking classic comedian lives again next week at the BCPA when actor Frank Ferrante takes the stage in "An Evening with Groucho." WGLT's Laura Kennedy looks back at the impact Groucho Marx and his brothers had on film audiences, and how their manic spirit is still appealing today.

   

"An Evening with Groucho" is Saturday, April 27th at 7:30 PM at the BCPA.

Hear what the Marx family thought of Frank Ferrante's portrayal of Groucho.

   

Frank Ferrante talks about how he improvises in the character of Groucho.

   

Ferrante relates a touching tale of what happened the last time "You Bet Your Life" announcer George Fenneman saw Groucho Marx.

   

   

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