Oh What A Lovely War: Methuen Student Edition

Oh What A Lovely War: Methuen Student Edition

by Joan Littlewood, Steve Lewis
     
 

ISBN-10: 0413775461

ISBN-13: 9780413775467

Pub. Date: 04/01/2006

Publisher: Bloomsbury Academic

Fully annotated student edition of a modern classic

Oh What a Lovely War is a theatrical chronicle of the First World War, told through the songs and documents of the period. First performed by Joan Littlewood's Theatre Workshop at the Theatre Royal, Stratford East, London in 1963, it received the acclaim of London audiences and critics. It won the Grand

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Fully annotated student edition of a modern classic

Oh What a Lovely War is a theatrical chronicle of the First World War, told through the songs and documents of the period. First performed by Joan Littlewood's Theatre Workshop at the Theatre Royal, Stratford East, London in 1963, it received the acclaim of London audiences and critics. It won the Grand Prix of the Th??tre des Nations festival in Paris that year and has gone on to become a classic of the modern theatre. In 1969 a film version was made which extended the play's popular success. The play is now on the standard reading list of schools and universities around the UK and was revived by the Royal National Theatre in 1998.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780413775467
Publisher:
Bloomsbury Academic
Publication date:
04/01/2006
Series:
Student Editions Series
Pages:
224
Sales rank:
802,677
Product dimensions:
5.10(w) x 7.70(h) x 0.70(d)

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