A Capital Match

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A Capital Match is a one-act farce by John Maddison Morton (1811–1891)[1].

Also appears as A Capital Match!.

The original text

Written and performed in London in 1852.

Performance history in South Africa

1855: Performed in the Drawing Room Theatre on Friday 13 July by Sefton Parry as a benefit performance for the Patriotic Fund, along with Monsieur Jacques (Barnett) and The Cockney in Corsica (J.M. Morton)

Translations and adaptations



F.C.L. Bosman. 1928. Drama en Toneel in Suid-Afrika, Deel I: 1652-1855. Pretoria: J.H. de Bussy. [2]: p. 432

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