Naval Amateur Company

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The Naval Amateur Company was a company of naval officers from HMS Owen Glendower, active in Simonstown round about 1826. On Saturday 14 January, 1826 they performed The Busybody (Mrs Centlivre) and Miss in her Teens (Garrick) in the premises of Mr van Renen. The officer Mr Puff announced another production on 1 February 1826, but nothing is known about it.


F.C.L. Bosman. 1928. Drama en Toneel in Suid-Afrika, Deel I: 1652-1855. Pretoria: J.H. de Bussy. [1]: p. 230

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