Richard Gush of Salem
The original text
Playscript held by NELM Collection: BUTLER, Guy]: 1994. 2. 4. 5. Note: Playscript; Published by Maskew Miller in 1982.
Translations and adaptations
Filmed for television in 1983.
Performance history in South Africa
1970: Roy Sergeant directed, Michael Tuffin wrote the music, CAPAB sent a number of professional players to play with Rhodes University Drama Department players. It was performed on 7 September 1970 in Grahamstown. The whole production was taken to the Labia Theatre in Cape Town for a week. In the title role was Don Maclennan with Chris Weare, John Uys, Michael Drin, John Burch, Bruce Watt, Lois Butlin, Anthony Akerman, Joyce Bradley, Jane Osborne, Peter Terry, Stephen Gurney and Brigit Reynolds in the cast.
1983: John Whiteley played the lead in a filmed version of the play.
Tango theatre programme containing a summary of CAPAB's activities in 1970.
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