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Jewish Guild in South Africa

Jewish Guild, Cape Town

Jewish Guild, Johannesburg


Did a public playreading of Holding Aloof by David Dainow in 1927(?*).

The Second Mrs Tanqueray (1929).

In 1956 What Was, Was! by Gertie Awerbuch and Miriam Lopert was staged here. It starred June Hern, Charles Stodel and Michael Fisher and was also staged at the Alexander Theatre.

Jewish Guild Hall

Venue initially used by the Johannesburg REPS. However, it was terribly ill-equipped, lacking rudimentary dressing-room or even ablution facilities.


Tucker, 1997; Kruger,1999: 52; Du Toit, 1988 [TH, JH]

Footlights, 1(3):14. 1929.

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