The School for Wives Revival 1971

Opened: February 16, 1971
Closing: May 29, 1971

The School for Wives - 1971 - Broadway History , Info & More

Lyceum Theatre (Broadway)
149 W. 45th St. New York, NY 10036

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The School for Wives - 1971 Broadway Awards and Nominations

Note: Award winners will appear on a background
Year Ceremony Category Nominee
1971 Drama Desk Awards Outstanding Performance Brian Bedford
1971 Outer Critics Circle Awards Outstanding Achievement Awards 0
1971 Theatre World Awards Performance Joan Van Ark