Merely Players

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There are two South African plays by this name.

Merely Players, by Margaret Wood (1957)

Full title: Merely Players: A Festival Prologue and Epilogue is a play by Margaret Wood (1911-2002)[1].

The original text

Published in "New Plays Quarterly No.36" Queckett, London, 1957

Translations and adaptations

Performance history in South Africa

1958: Produced by the Springs Repertory Players, directed by Eric Ash at the Municipal Theatre, Springs, from 19 to 24 May.


Doollee: the Playwrights Database [2].

Theatre programme held by NELM: [Collection: FARMER, Anthony]: 2007. 18. 13. 1362.

Merely Players by Dermod Judge

The original text

Written for submission to the National Playwriting Competition in 1999(?)

Translations and adaptations

Performance history in South Africa


Material held by NELM: [Collection: NATIONAL PLAYWRITING COMPETITION]: 1999. 38. 32.

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