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Dale Wasserman wrote the book for Man of La Mancha, adapting it from his 1959 teleplay I, Don Quixote, which was inspired by the 17th century masterpiece, Don Quixote by Miguel de Cervantes. He also wrote the play and screenplay One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest. Lyrics are by Joe Darion and music by Mitch Leigh. The story is a play within a play, performed by Cervantes and his fellow prisoners as he awaits a hearing with the Spanish Inquisition, telling the story of the "mad" knight Don Quixote.

Show Details

  • Dates:Closed on
  • Location:No Exit Cafe, Chicago