Gustaaf Heller, of Het Offer der Verleiding

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Gustaaf Heller, of Het Offer der Verleiding ("Gustaaf Heller, or the offer of seduction") is a Dutch play in five acts by Theodoor van der Stempel.

The original text

Written for the Rederijkers circa 1860-70. According to an advert in the Enkhuizer Courant, a performance by De Rederijkerskamer E.A. Borger in Concordia took place on Sunday 5 March 1871.

Translations and adaptations

Performance history in South Africa

1870: First performed in the Germania Hall, Cape Town, by Aurora II on 2 June, with Een Ongelukkig Minnaar, of De Mislukte Liefdesverklaring (T. van der Stempel).

Sources

Advert in the Enkhuizer Courant in 1870. In: Harme Bevoort. Vergaderingen van de Enkhuizer rederijkerskamers[1]

F.C.L. Bosman. 1980. Drama en Toneel in Suid-Afrika, Deel II, 1856-1912. Pretoria: J.L. van Schaik: p. 465.

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