A Visit to a Small Planet

Broadway
Musical
Original
An alien visits Earth hoping to see the Civil War but lands in a 20th-century Virginia family's back yard. He decides to stay even after discovering his mistake and orchestrates a war between the U.S. and the Soviet Union instead.

Awards

Tony Award
1957 Actor in a Play Nominee
1957 Featured Actor in a Play Nominee
1957 Scenic Design (Play or Musical) Nominee