It is based on the King Arthur legend as adapted from T. White 's novel The Once and Future King. Lang , ran on Broadway for performances, winning four Tony Awards and spawning several revivals, foreign productions, and the Warner Bros. The musical has become associated with the Kennedy Administration , which is sometimes called the " Camelot Era ". White's The Once and Future King as their next project. As discussed in Lerner's book, The Street Where I Live , Frederick Loewe , who initially had no interest in the project, agreed to write music, with the understanding that if things went badly, it would be his last score. However, the show's production met several obstacles. Lerner's wife left him during the writing process,  causing him to seek medical attention and delaying the production. When Camelot began rehearsals, it still needed considerable work.
Morgana has trouble in her alliance with King Lot. Arthur acquires the sword in the stone and is crowned King. Morgan enters Camelot with her prisoners, claiming that they are traitors and that only she can save the realm from the marauding bands. Confronting Ygrain in private she kills her.
The film is an adaptation of the stage musical of the same name by Alan Jay Lerner and Frederick Loewe. Lerner also wrote the screenplay. In April , the rights to produce a film adaptation of Camelot were obtained by Warner Bros. However, the film was temporarily shelved as the studio decided to adapt My Fair Lady into a feature film first. In , development resumed with the hiring of Logan as director.
Camelot is a castle and court associated with the legendary King Arthur. Absent in the early Arthurian material, Camelot first appeared in 12th-century French romances and, since the Lancelot-Grail cycle, eventually came to be described as the fantastic capital of Arthur's realm and a symbol of the Arthurian world. The stories locate it somewhere in Great Britain and sometimes associate it with real cities, though more usually its precise location is not revealed. Most scholars regard it as being entirely fictional, its unspecified geography being perfect for chivalric romance writers.