Doctor on the Boil

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Doctor on the Boil is a comic novel by Richard Gordon (pen name of English surgeon and anaesthetist Gordon Ostiere, born 1921, [1]).

The original text

Translations and adaptations

Adapted for the stage by ?

Performance history in South Africa

Presented at the Academy Theatre in December 1979, directed by Rex Garner, starring visiting British actor Geoffrey Sumner and a local cast, probably including Olive King.


NELM: [Collection: KING, Olive]: 2006. 1. 1. 7.

Tucker, 1997. 375.

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