The South African Collector

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The South African Collector is a play written by Dennis Schauffer (1943-)

The original text

Inspired by the 1960s novel The Collector by John Fowles, the play explores the psychological make-up of an abductor. Performed in 1998 but never published.

See also The Collector

Performance history in South Africa

1998: The play was performed in the Sanlam Loft at the Natal Playhouse from 26 September to 18 October 1998 starring Patrick Collyer as the abductor and Jayloshini Naidoo as his hostage.s


Playhouse News, September 1998.

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