Johnny Got His Gun

Johnny Got His Gun (Southwark Playhouse)
By Jane Martin
This harrowing memoir from a dismembered soldier is a fitting contribution to the First World War centenary
Guest Blog: 'Like Johnny Got His Gun, Dalton Trumbo is an American classic'
By Bradley Rand Smith
Bradley Rand Smith, whose 1983 adaptation of Dalton Trumbo's Johnny Got His Gun is revived at Southwark Playhouse this week, says if the author was around today he would share a drink with Edward Snowden
Theatre highlights of the week: Miss Saigon opens, Open Air Theatre begins season and Godspell
A very exciting week in the West End as Miss Saigon returns to the West End after 15 years
Trumbo's Johnny Got His Gun premieres at Southwark Playhouse
By Editorial Staff
The stage adaptation was first seen on Broadway in 1983