De Verjaring

Jump to navigation Jump to search

De Verjaring ("The birthday") is one act play by an unknown author.

The original text

F.C.L. Bosman (1928 p. 269) suggests the original text may have been Het Verjaringsfeest ("The birthday celebration") a play in one act by P. t' Hoen (1802).

Translations and adaptations

Performance history in South Africa

1825: Performed in Cape Town on 10 September, by the children's company Tot Oefening en Smaak, probably directed by Joseph Suasso de Lima, with Het Dal van Almeria (Von Kotzebue) and De Nachtwacht (Körner).


J.A. Worp, Geschiedenis van het drama en van het tooneel in Nederland. Deel 2. Wolters, Groningen 1907[1]

F.C.L. Bosman. 1928. Drama en Toneel in Suid-Afrika, Deel I: 1652-1855. Pretoria: J.H. de Bussy. [2]: p. 269

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