Le Derviche

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Le Derviche ("the dervish") is a French comedy in one act by Germain-François Poullain de Saint-Foix (1698-1776)[1]

The original text

First performed at the Théâtre Italien in Paris on 15 September 1755

Translations and adaptations

Performance history in South Africa

1809: Produced in French by C.E. Boniface with the French Amateur Company on 22 February in the African Theatre, with Les Plaideurs (Racine).



Œuvres complettes de M. de Saint-Foix, Duchesne, 1778: Google E-book[2]

F.C.L. Bosman, 1928. Drama en Toneel in Suid-Afrika, Deel I: 1652-1855. Pretoria: J.H. de Bussy. [3]: pp. 125,

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