Oh What a Lovely War

Revue - Original

Broadhurst Theatre

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  • First Preview: September 29, 1964
  • Opening Date: September 30, 1964
  • Closing Date: January 16, 1965
  • Previews: 1
  • Performances: 125

Book: Charles Chilton


Director Joan Littlewood and her Theatre Workshop company present an collection of songs from the World War I era to reflect ironically on the dehumanization of all war.


Opening Night Production Credits

  Charles Chilton Book
  Theatre Workshop, Inc. Book
  Joan Littlewood Director
  Bob Stevenson Choreographer
  John Bury Scenic Design
  Una Collins Costume Design
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Outer Critics Circle

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
1965 Outstanding Musical   Winner

Theatre World

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
1965 Theatre World Award Victor Spinetti Winner

Tony Award

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
1965 Direction of a Musical Joan Littlewood Nominee
1965 Featured Actor in a Musical Victor Spinetti Winner
1965 Featured Actress in a Musical Barbara Windsor Nominee
1965 Musical   Nominee
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