Theatre Information

Aldwych Theatre (London, )
(Holborn/Covent Garden) Aldwych

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Blondel Production Information


November 09, 1983

Closing:September 22, 1984
# Performances:365
Theatres: Old Vic Theatre (London, )
11/9/1983 - ?

Aldwych Theatre (London, )
1/21/1984 - ?

Production Type:Original Production
Production Status:
Run Type:Open Run
Market:West End


Other Productions of Blondel

1983   West End Original London Production
West End
1985   American Premiere


Audio Recordings

1983  Original London Cast

Show Information

SHOW TYPE: Musical


  • Come Back, Richard, Your Country Needs You (working title)

Score Overview

The following is a list of songs in the show or that have been included in the show in various versions:

Main Program

Monks' Introduction
All I Need Are Words
a.k.a. The Creative Process
How Long Can Someone Wait
I'm a Monarchist
Artists Are Tragic and Sensitive Souls
The Ministry of Feudal Affairs
Opening Ensemble
Fiona's Plea to John
Richard's Intervention
Economic Acrostic
Crusade Rally
The Least of My Troubles
No Rhyme for Richard
Assassin's Song
Running Back for More
Blondel in Europe
Saladin Days
I Can't Wait to Be King
The Inn at Salzburg
Blondel's Search
The Duke of Austria's Quarters
Death of a Statesman
Tribute to a Statesman and a Royal Pardon
The Wrong Train
John's Coronation
Richard's Return


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