The scars of World War II still hadn't completely healed when London's Theatre Workshop began to develop its musical "Oh What a Lovely War" in the late 1950s. Perhaps that's why the troupe instead chose to explore World War I and, though the show was a hit that transferred to Broadway, it's not produced that often in the United States.
By Steve Walker
"Oh What a Lovely War"
February 11 - February 27, 2011
National World War I Museum at Liberty Memorial
100 W. 26th Street, KCMO
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