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List of George Gershwin plays with descriptions, including any musicals by George Gershwin, playwright. This George Gershwin plays list includes promotional photos when available, as well as information about co-writers and George Gershwin characters. This list of plays by George Gershwin is listed alphabetically and includes art of the play's posters when available. List is made up of a variety of items, including Crazy for You and Girl Crazy. What plays did George Gershwin write? All these, one-acts, musicals, or full-length plays are by George Gershwin and can help you decide, "What are the best George Gershwin plays?" (12 items)

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Crazy for You is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list George Gershwin Plays List
George Gershwin , Ira Gershwin , Ken Ludwig Crazy for You is a romantic love musical with a book by Ken Ludwig, lyrics by Ira Gershwin, and music by George Gershwin. Billed as "The New Gershwin Musical Comedy", it is largely ...more

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Funny Face is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list George Gershwin Plays List
Funny Face George Gershwin , Ira Gershwin Funny Face is a 1927 musical composed by George Gershwin, with lyrics by Ira Gershwin, and book by Fred Thompson and Paul Gerard Smith. When it opened on Broadway on November 22, 1927, as the ...more

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Girl Crazy is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list George Gershwin Plays List
George Gershwin , Guy Bolton , Ira Gershwin Girl Crazy is a 1930 musical with music by George Gershwin, lyrics by Ira Gershwin and book by Guy Bolton and John McGowan. Ethel Merman made her stage debut in this musical production and it ...more

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Lady, Be Good is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list George Gershwin Plays List
Lady, Be Good George Gershwin , Guy Bolton , Ira Gershwin Lady, Be Good is a musical written by Guy Bolton and Fred Thompson with music by George and lyrics by Ira Gershwin. It was first presented on Broadway in 1924; the West End production followed ...more

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Let 'Em Eat Cake is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list George Gershwin Plays List
Let 'Em Eat Cake George S. Kaufman , George Gershwin , Ira Gershwin Let 'Em Eat Cake is a Broadway musical with music by George Gershwin, lyrics by Ira Gershwin, and book by George S. Kaufman and Morrie Ryskind. It is the sequel to the Pulitzer prize-winning Of ...more

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My One and Only is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list George Gershwin Plays List
George Gershwin , Peter Stone , Ira Gershwin My One and Only is a musical with a book by Peter Stone and Timothy S. Mayer and music and lyrics by George and Ira Gershwin. The musical ran on Broadway and West End.

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Of Thee I Sing is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list George Gershwin Plays List
George S. Kaufman , George Gershwin , Ira Gershwin Of Thee I Sing is a musical with a score by George Gershwin, lyrics by Ira Gershwin and a book by George S. Kaufman and Morrie Ryskind. The musical lampoons American politics; the story concerns ...more

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Oh, Kay! is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list George Gershwin Plays List
George Gershwin , Guy Bolton , P. G. Wodehouse Oh, Kay! is a musical with music by George Gershwin, lyrics by Ira Gershwin, and a book by Guy Bolton and P. G. Wodehouse. It is based on the play La Presidente by Maurice Hanniquin and Pierre ...more

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Primrose is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list George Gershwin Plays List
Primrose George Gershwin , Guy Bolton , Ira Gershwin Primrose is a musical in three acts with a book by Guy Bolton and George Grossmith Jr., lyrics by Desmond Carter and Ira Gershwin, and music by George Gershwin. It centers on a writer whose ...more

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Rosalie is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list George Gershwin Plays List
George Gershwin , Guy Bolton , P. G. Wodehouse Rosalie is a musical with music by George Gershwin and Sigmund Romberg, lyrics by Ira Gershwin and P.G. Wodehouse, and book by William Anthony McGuire and Guy Bolton. The story tells of a ...more

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Tip-Toes is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list George Gershwin Plays List
George Gershwin , Guy Bolton , Ira Gershwin Tip-Toes is a musical with a book by Guy Bolton and Fred Thompson, lyrics by Ira Gershwin, and music by George Gershwin. It centers on a vaudeville act composed of Tip-Toes, her brother and her ...more

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Treasure Girl is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list George Gershwin Plays List
Treasure Girl George Gershwin , Ira Gershwin Treasure Girl is a musical with a book by Fred Thompson and Vincent Lawrence, music by George Gershwin and lyrics by Ira Gershwin. The musical's best-known song is " Crush on You", ...more