La Princesse des Canaries is a comic opera, with a libretto by Chivot and Durn, and music by C. Lecocq.
The original text
Translations and adaptations
Adapted as Pepita
Performance history in South Africa
1890: Performed as Pepita in the Exhibition Theatre, Cape Town in January by an opera company managed and directed by Edgar Perkins. The company included R.S. Gregg, E. le Hay, Dennis Coyne, Frank Wheeler, Harry Miller, Ada Bemister, Carrie Nelson, Harriet Wood, and Ella Bankhardt. Musical direction was by James Hyde.
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