Kersfees om die Kampvuur

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Kersfees om die Kampvuur is a musical performance piece for children by Adele Gie (1914-2012)

The original text

It is based on a collection of songs and legends, adapted and harmonized for four voices, and was published under the name Adele Gie by Unie-Volkspers in 1941.

It was long listed for the Hertzog Prize for Drama for the period 1941-1943.

Performance history in South Africa

Information on a performance of the original work has yet to be found.


Marisa Keuris. 2013. "J.R.L. van Bruggen (Kleinjan) se eenbedryf “Bloedrivier” uit Bakens: Gedramatiseerde mylpale uit die Groot Trek (1938/1939) – ’n terugblik vanuit 2013", LitNet Akademies 10(3)[1]

Botha 1952:320.

B.H.J. Carstens. 2010. Hertzogprystoekennings vir drama : 1915 tot 1971 (unpublished M.A. thesis, University of Pretoria)[2]

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