The Captain of the School

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The Captain of the School is a comedy in three acts by Edward Abbott Parry (1863–1943)[1] and Frederick Mouillot (1864-1911)[2]

The original text

A broad comedy based on the teachers' inability to control the pupils and the romance between the headmaster's daughter and the 19-year-old captain of the school. First produced at the Gaiety Theatre, Manchester, in November 1910 and at the Gaiety Theatre, London, in December 1910.

Translations and adaptations

Performance history in South Africa


Gertrude Mouillot biography, The Palace Theatre Club website[3]

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