Das Lustspiel am Fenster
The original text
First performed by the Hof-Schauspieler-Gesellschaft in 1807 and published in 1807.
Translations and adaptations
Another adapted and localized Dutch version of the play is Limaçon de Dichter ("Limaçon the poet"), a satirical comedy in one act by Charles Etienne Boniface, attacking his former friend and colleage J. Suasso de Lima, and published in 1825. According to the author the 1807 Dutch translation by Van Esveldt Holtrop was the source of his own adaptation.
Performance history in South Africa
1825: Performed in Boniface's adapted form as Limaçon de Dichter by Honi Soit qui Mal y Pense in the African Theatre, Cape Town, on 20 August 1825, followed by De Vrouw met Twee Mannen (De Pixérécourt).
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