Gentleman Joe, The Hansom Cabbie
Also found simply as Gentleman Joe
The original text
The original production of the musical opened at the Prince of Wales's Theatre on 2 March 1895 and ran for a very successful 391 performances. In America there was a production at Miner's Theatre in Newark, New Jersey in late 1895 which then transferred to the Fifth Avenue Theatre in New York City in January 1896.
Translations and adaptations
Possibly the source for Gentleman Joe, a 1910 black-and-white American silent film.
Performance history in South Africa
1902-3: Performed as Gentleman Joe by the Mouillot-De Jong Company, at the Opera House, Cape Town, as part of a season of musical comedy and light opera beginning in December of 1902 and running into 1903.
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