A tribute to Joan Littlewood

A tribute to Joan Littlewood

Wednesday, 4 February 2015

Watch this 35-minute film devised and produced by Jenny King, former assistant and friend to Joan Littlewood.


A Tribute to Joan Littlewood - created by Jenny King.

A fascinating and insightful film for students of acting, theatre historians or anyone interested in showbiz gossip in the background and stories from Barbara Windsor, Richard Harris, Brian Murphy, Victor Spinetti about Joan Littlewood, Theatre Workshop and the making of the stage musical entertainment Oh What A Lovely War, featuring original cast members of the 1963 production.

This film will make up part of a Q&A hosted by Jenny King and writer Peter Rankin. You can attend one of these Q&As at the following venues:

Cambridge Arts Theatre - Saturday 7 March 2015

Torquay Princess Theatre - Saturday 21 March 2015

Brighton Theatre Royal - Thursday 9 April 2015

Birmingham Rep - Thursday 7 May 2015

Oh What a Lovely War runs at London's Theatre Royal Stratford East from 29 January to 7 February 2015, and then tours to Richmond, Malvern, Manchester, Cambridge, Bath, Torquay, Guildford, Coventry, Brighton, Leicester, Aylesbury and Birmingham, where the tour concludes on 9 May 2015.