The Same Sky

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The Same Sky is a play by English stage, television and film actress Yvonne Mitchell (1915-1979) [1]. It is set in London in 1940 during the blitzkrieg. At the center is the romance between a young couple, Esther Brodsky, who is Jewish, and Jeff Smith, who is not.

The original text

It was originally a television play, filmed three times, and turned into a stage play, published in 1953.

Translations and adaptations

Performance history in South Africa

1952: Produced by the Sarah Sylvia Company at The Reps Theatre, directed by Leon Gluckman.


Wikipedia [2].

Theatre programme held by NELM: [Collection: GLUCKMAN, Leon]: 1995. 2. 1. 1. 83.

Tucker, 1997. 65.

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