Photo Gallery: Oh What A Lovely War
Oh What A Lovely War continues on its UK tour this week, which stops off at the Belgrade Theatre from Mon 30 March – Sat 4 April.
The cast which includes Wendi Peters, best known for playing Cilla Battersby in Coronation Street, Ian Reddington (EastEnders and Coronation Street) and Christopher Villiers (Emmerdale) have received outstanding reviews for their performances in this satirical musical marking 100 years since the First World War.
“Johnson’s production has heart and soul and rightly restores a classic for a new generation”
— The Guardian
“This is a show that cries out to be seen as we mark the 100th anniversary of that terrible war.”
— The Telegraph
“Superbly stage revival.”
— Daily Telegraph
“This is a show with ten million heroes.”
— The Scotsman
Take a look at the gallery of production photos on the right hand side of the page to see the cast in action.
Originally produced by Joan Littlewood for Theatre Royal Stratford East, Oh What A Lovely War is a riot of music and colour from the First World War. This new production directed by multi award-winning Tony Johnson is the perfect musical tribute to the men and women who saved our nation over 100 years ago.