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Oh What a Lovely War Author: Charles Chilton and Theatre Workshop under Joan Littlewood Date/place of 1st performance: 1963, London Date of 1st publication: 1965 Genre: Hist. drama in 2 acts; prose and songs Setting/time of action: Pierrot show portraying events in Europe, 1914–18 Cast: 11m, 4f 

The Oxford Dictionary of Plays

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The Pierrots introduce themselves with songs and jokes, and the Master of Ceremonies announces ‘the ever-popular War Game’. Using news ...

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