Rosebud: The Lives of Orson Welles

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About This Show

The internationally acclaimed author of Playing Burton, Mark Jenkins, turns his attention to one of Hollywood’s most colossal figures. Rosebud: The Lives of Orson Welles chronicles the meteoric rise and even more spectacular fall of one of the greatest directors of the 20th century, exploding the Faustian myth that surrounded him.

Directed by Josh Richards; starring Christian McKay.

Rosebud is presented as part of the 2007 Brits Off Broadway festival.

Show Details

Dates: Opening Night: June 1, 2007 Final Performance: June 10, 2007
Location: 59E59 Theaters, New York City

59 E 59th St,

New York,


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Theatermania Review

| | May 31, 2007
Christian McKay gives an exquisite performance in Mark Jenkins’ masterfully written solo play about the great actor and filmmaker.

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