Der Mann Nach der Uhr, Oder der Ordentliche Mann

From ESAT
(Redirected from De Man Naar de Klok)
Jump to navigation Jump to search

Der Mann Nach der Uhr, Oder der Ordentliche Mann ("The man of the hour, or the decent man") is a German comedy in one act by Theodor Gottlieb von Hippel (The Elder, 1741 –1796)[1].

The original text

Written and performed in German in 1766, published in German by Hartknoch in Riga, 1771.

Translations and adaptations

Translated into Dutch as De Man Naar de Klok ("The man of the hour") for performance by the theatre association Deugd en Vermaak in Alkmaar, Holland, by Abraham Maas (1726-1804). Published in Dutch at Alkmaar by J. Hand, 1792.

Performance history in South Africa

1834: Performed in Stellenbosch by Door Yver Vruchtbaar in the The Stellenbosch Amateur Theatre (De Stellenbosche Liefhebbery Tooneel) on 26 July, as afterpiece to Menschenhaat en Berouw (Kotzebue).

Sources

http://de.wikipedia.org/wiki/Theodor_Gottlieb_von_Hippel_der_%C3%84ltere

http://www.worldcat.org/title/mann-nach-der-uhr-oder-der-ordentliche-mann-ein-lustspiel-in-einem-aufzuge/oclc/690847054

Digital facsimile of the Dutch text, Google Books[2]

F.C.L. Bosman, 1928: pp. 254,

Go to ESAT Bibliography

Return to

Return to PLAYS I: Original SA plays

Return to PLAYS II: Foreign plays

Return to PLAYS III: Collections

Return to PLAYS IV: Pageants and public performances

Return to South African Festivals and Competitions

Return to The ESAT Entries

Return to Main Page