Three Wise Fools
Three Wise Fools is a comedy in three acts by American playwright Austin Strong (1881-1952).
The original text
Produced at the Criterion Theatre on 31 October, 1918, and published in Ottawa by Geo. H. Popham, limited in 1919.
Translations and adaptations
Filmed as a silent film in 1923 and as a sound film in 1946.
Performances in South Africa
1937: Produced in Afrikaans as Die Drie Wyse Dwase in the Afrikanerkoffiehuis, Cape Town, by K.A.T. during June, directed by Johanna van Vuuren. It opened on 15 June, with a cast that included Herman Steytler, Oloff de Villiers, Urbane Kenney, Hilda Latsky, Irma Cluver, J.J. Blom, André de Wet, Peter Wissing, Ben Swart, Steph Smeda and Piet du Toit.
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