Lionel Bart

Lionel Bart

Writer

Lionel Bart, the first major British songwriter of the postwar era to gain international ground in musical theatre -- a territory Americans had developed until then -- died of cancer April 4, 1999, seven months before a major North American revival of his Oliver! was to debut in Toronto.

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  • Also known as: Lionel Begleiter
  • Born: Aug 1, 1930
  • Death: Apr 3, 1999 in London, ENGLAND

Roles (14)

PB.Listing.Placeholder.BROADWAY.V4.jpg Oliver! (2012)
Opened Jun 11, 2012
  • Book
  • Music
  • Lyrics
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Oliver! Playbill - Opening Night, May 1984 Oliver! (1984)
Opened Apr 29, 1984
  • Book
  • Music
  • Lyrics
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La Strada Playbill - Dec 1969 La Strada (1969)
Opened Dec 14, 1969
  • Music
  • Lyrics
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Oliver! Playbill - Aug 1965 Oliver! (1965)
Opened Aug 2, 1965
  • Book
  • Music
  • Lyrics
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Oliver! Playbill - Preview, Dec 1962 Oliver! (1963)
Opened Jan 6, 1963
  • Book
  • Music
  • Lyrics
Oliver! - Dec 1962
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Awards

Tony Award
1963 Author of a Musical Oliver! Nominee
1963 Composer and Lyricist Oliver! Winner
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