Land of Heart's Desire

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The Land of Heart's Desire is a play written by Irish dramatist William Butler Yeats [1] (1865-1939).

First performed in the spring of 1894, at the Avenue Theatre in London.

The original text

Translations and adaptations

Translated into Afrikaans by F.V. Lategan entitled Moeder Ierland.

Performance history in South Africa

First performed in South Africa in 18*?

Moeder Ierland performed by the Volksteater in Pretoria in June 1940.

Presented by K.A.T. under the direction of Aletta Gericke in August 1942.


Wikipedia [2].

Nel, 1972.

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