Martin Guerre

Dates: July 10th 1996 – February 28th 1998 (675 performances)

Prince Edward Theatre

The show closed between October 28 – 31st 1996 to allow significant changes to be incorporated and rehearsed, after brutal reviews. The revised version opened after a week of previews on November 11th 1996. The critics liked the changes, and the revised show went on to win the 1997 Laurence Olivier Award for Best Musical and Best Choreography. 
Further changes were made to the production in June 1997 (to coincide with a cast change)

Cost: £3.5million budget

Book: Claude-Michel Schönberg and Alain Boublil
Lyrics: Alain Boublil, Edward Hardy and Stephen Clark
Music: Claude-Michel Schönberg
Directed by Declan Donnellan
Designer: Nick Ormerod
Lighting Designer: David Hersey
Choreography: Bob Avian
Sound: Andrew Bruce
Orchestrations by Jonathan Tunick
Produced by Cameron Mackintosh


Martin Guerre 1996 Cast
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Martin Guerre 1999 Cast
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Related Equipment:

Source Four (1992 - present)
PAL 1200 (1995)
VL5 (1992 - 1994)
VL6 / VL6B (1994)
Broadway (1996)


Martin Guerre Lighting Plan
Martin Guerre Lighting Plan 
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LSI: Martin Guerre (August 1996)
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Journal Entries

Martin Guerre reborn (1996)