Baltimore Center Stage: Animal Crackers
Animal Crackers
September 04–October 13
  • Book by George S. Kaufman and Morrie Ryskind
  • Music and Lyrics by Bert Kalmar and Harry Ruby
  • Adapted by Henry Wishcamper
  • Original Orchestrations by Doug Peck
  • Directed by BJ Jones

The toe-tapping, knee-slapping Marx Brothers classic gets a zany new revival in this gem of American musical comedy. Filled with secret identities, love affairs, and stolen art, Animal Crackers proves the comedy genius of the Marx Brothers is as spot on as ever. 


Creative Team


Musical Director

Director of Physical Comedy


Scenic Design

Costume Design

Lighting Design

Sound Design

Production Dramaturg

Casting Director

Music Contractor

Stage Manager

Assistant Stage Manager

*Member of Actors’ Equity Association