The Good Soldier Svejk

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The Good Soldier Švejk (/ˈʃveɪk/; Czech: [ˈʃvɛjk]), also spelled Schweik or Schwejk, is the abbreviated title of an unfinished satirical/dark comedy novel by Jaroslav Hašek.

Performance history in South Africa

1968: A Little Theatre production was directed by Robert Mohr, December 1968. Mavis Lilenstein was the stage manager.

1986: Based on the novel Neil McCarthy directed, reworked and designed a play presented by CAPAB in March 1986 with Nicky Rebelo as Svejk, also starring Diane Wilson, David Butler, Marthinus Basson, André Roothman, Willie Fritz and Marion Holm. Lighting by Malcolm Hurrell.

Sources

Wikipedia [1].

Inskip, Donald P., 1972. p.154.

NELM catalogue.

Nico Malan Theatre Centre pamphlet


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