A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum. Musical comedy/farce. Music by Stephen Sondheim
. Lyrics by Stephen Sondheim. Book by Burt Shevelove
and Larry Gelbart
. Based on the plays of Plautus. Musical and vocal direction by Milton Rosenstock
. Music orchestrated by Irwin Kostal and Sid Ramin. Dance arrangements by Hal ...
Did You Know?
In 1963, won two Tony Awards: as Best Author (Musical) and as author of the book for the Best Musical winner, "A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum." This was followed with three nominations as Best Director (Musical): in 1968 for "Hallelujah, Baby!;" in 1971 for a revival of "No, No, Nanette;" "in 1972 for a revival of "A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum."