Description these extracts are from the original working script of oh what a lovely war the production was developed collectively in 1962–63 by joan.
Oh what a lovely war and the tangential treatment of current issues 4the first part of this essay will focus on an analysis of committed drama as a form of. 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.
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The play, oh what a lovely war, premiered in the early 1960s, during a period of international tension over fifty years since the first show its story continues to.