Four of the Three Musketeers

The Marx Brothers on Stage

“As far as I’m concerned, the Marx Brothers practically invented comedy. And I love this great new book about them by Robert Bader!”
- JERRY SEINFELD

“A new benchmark in Marx scholarship"
- LOS ANGELES TIMES

“Fascinating”
- THE WALL STREET JOURNAL

Before film made them international comedy legends, the Marx Brothers developed their comic skills on stage for twenty-five years. In Four of the Three Musketeers: The Marx Brothers on Stage, Robert S. Bader offers the first comprehensive history of the foursome’s hardscrabble early years honing their act in front of live audiences. READ MORE

UPCOMING EVENTS!

TODAY IN MARX BROTHERS HISTORY

June 17, 2018

June 17th

The Three Marx Brothers opened in Fun in Hi Skule at Paxtang Park in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania on this day in 1912.
June 16, 2018

June 16th

On this day in 1919 the Four Marx Brothers opened at Henderson’s Music Hall in Brooklyn, New York – the theatre where Adolph Marx made his debut with the Four Nightingales in 1908.
 

Hear Vaudeville Songs and Stories!

Vintage recordings of songs the Marx Brothers performed in vaudeville by the original artists, and some recollections of the period by Groucho.