The original text
First performed Dora at the Théâtre du Vaudeville, Paris on 22 January, 1877 and published in the same year.
Translations and adaptations
Translated and adapted for the English and American Stage as Diplomacy, a play in four acts, by "Bolton Rowe" (i.e. Benjamin Charles Stephenson, 1839-1906), and "Saville Rowe" (i.e. Clement Scott, 1841-1904). The production opened in London on 12 January at the Prince of Wales Theatre, in New York at Wallack's Theatre on 1 April, 1878 and in Chicago at McVicker's Theatre, on 24 August, 1878. The text published by Rosenfield, 190?
Twice filmed as Diplomacy, in 1916 as a silent film by the Famous Players Film Company and distributed by Paramount Pictures and in 1926 by Famous Players-Lasky and distributed through Paramount Pictures.
Performance history in South Africa
1886: Performed in English as Diplomacy by Madame Pearman's company in the Theatre Royal in Burg Street, Cape Town, as part of a short season of plays that began on 22 November. The production featured Emily Levettez as "Zicka" and Adolphus Ellis as "Baron Stein".
Carolyn W. de la L. Oulton, et al. 2017. New Woman Fiction, 1881-1899 (Part I, Volume 1) Routledge
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