The Diary of Anne Frank

Broadway
Original
Frances Goodrich and Albert Hackett's play is based on the true story of a young Jewish girl who kept a diary of her time hiding from the Nazis in an attic of her father's office during World War II.

Awards

New York Drama Critics' Circle
1956 Best American Play Winner
Outer Critics Circle
1956 Outstanding Play Winner
Pulitzer Prize
1956 Pulitzer Prize for Drama Winner
Theatre World
1956 Theatre World Award Winner
Tony Award
1956 Actress in a Play Nominee
1956 Costume Design (Play or Musical) Nominee
1956 Direction (pre-1960) Nominee
1956 Play Winner
1956 Scenic Design (Play or Musical) Nominee