Holding Aloof

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Holding Aloof is a one-act play by David Dainow (1884-1961).

The original text

The play deals with the intricacies of being a Jew in a predominantly Christian society.

Published by Central News Agency, 1927.

Translations and adaptations

Performance history in South Africa

1927: The play was twice performed as a play reading, first by the Johannesburg Jewish Guild and then by the Johannesburg Repertory Play Reading Society.


David Dainow. 1927. Holding Aloof Johannesburg: Central News Agency.

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