The Life and Adventures of Nicholas Nickleby

The Life and Adventures of Nicholas Nickleby

Broadway
Play
Original
SYNOPSIS: David Edgar dramatizes Charles Dickens' novel as a two-part, eight-and-a-half-hour play, detailing the efforts of young, fatherless Nicholas to provide for his mother and sister, despite the obstacles provided by his distrusting uncle Ralph and Wackford Squeers, the odious schoolmaster who is his initial employer.
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Awards

Drama Desk Award
1982 Special Award Winner
New York Drama Critics' Circle
1982 Best Play Winner
Outer Critics Circle
1982 Special Citation Winner
Tony Award
1982 Actor in a Play Winner
1982 Costume Design (Play or Musical) Nominee
1982 Direction of a Play Winner
1982 Featured Actor in a Play Nominee
1982 Featured Actor in a Play Nominee
1982 Lighting Design (Play or Musical) Nominee
1982 Play Winner
1982 Scenic Design (Play or Musical) Winner