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A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum Production History

A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum Show Information

Previews: May 01, 1962 (8 previews)
Opening:May 08, 1962
Closing:August 29, 1964
# Performances:964
Theatres: Alvin Theatre (New York, NY)
5/1/1962 - 3/7/1964
Mark Hellinger Theatre (New York, NY)
3/9/1964 - 5/9/1964
Majestic Theatre (Broadway) (New York, NY)
5/11/1964 - 8/29/1964
Production Type:Original Production
Run Type:Open Run
Market:Broadway
Intermissions:1
Version:Original Broadway Version
Show type Musical
Other titles:
  • The Plautus Project (working title)

Other Productions of A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum

1962   Broadway Original Broadway Production
Broadway
1963   West End London Production
West End
1963   US Tour National Tour
US Tour
1971   Regional (US) Regional Revival
Regional (US)
1972   Broadway Broadway Revival
Broadway
1986   West End London Revival
West End
1987   US Tour National Tour
US Tour
1991   Off-Broadway Off-Broadway Production
Off-Broadway
1996   Broadway Broadway Revival
Broadway
2004   West End Royal National Theatre Production
West End
2017   St. Louis, MO (Regional) The Muny Revival
St. Louis, MO (Regional)

A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum - 1962 Broadway Awards and Nominations

Note: Award winners will appear on a background
Year Ceremony Category Nominee
1972 Tony Awards Best Direction of a Musical Burt Shevelove
1972 Tony Awards Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Musical Phil Silvers
1972 Tony Awards Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Musical Larry Blyden
1963 Tony Awards Best Direction of a Musical George Abbott
1963 Tony Awards Best Musical Burt Shevelove
1963 Tony Awards Best Musical Larry Gelbart
1963 Tony Awards Best Musical Stephen Sondheim
1963 Tony Awards Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Musical Zero Mostel
1963 Tony Awards Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Musical David Burns
1963 Tony Awards Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Musical Jack Gilford
1963 Tony Awards Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Role in a Musical Ruth Kobart
1963 Tony Awards Producer (Musical) Harold Prince