Man of La Mancha

An imprisoned Miguel de Cervantes gets his fellow inmates to enact the story of his novel, Don Quixote, about an aged nobleman who declares himself a "knight errant" out to do battle for good and the love of a fair maiden, in Mitch Leigh, Joe Darion and Dale Wasserman's musical adaptation of the classic Cervantes novel.
  • Music: Mitch Leigh
  • Playwright: Dale Wasserman
  • Lyrics: Joe Darion
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New York Drama Critics' Circle
1966 Best Musical Winner
Outer Critics Circle
1966 Outstanding Musical Winner
Tony Award
1966 Actor in a Musical Winner
1966 Choreography Nominee
1966 Composer and Lyricist Winner
1966 Costume Design (Play or Musical) Nominee
1966 Direction of a Musical Winner
1966 Musical Winner
1966 Scenic Design (Play or Musical) Winner