The West End

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The West End is a musical play by George Dance (1857–1932)[1] and George Arliss (1868-1946)[2]

The original text

Nothing much is known about a play of this name, and though it is mentioned in some sources, did not seem to have made much of an impact.

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Performance history in South Africa

1902: Presented in the Opera House, Cape Town, by the Mouillot-De Jong Company as part of a season of musical comedy and light opera that began in December 1902 and ran into 1903. The cast included Franck Celli, John le Hay and Katie Seymour.

Sources] and George Arliss (1868-1946)[

D.C. Boonzaier, 1923. "My playgoing days – 30 years in the history of the Cape Town stage", in SA Review, 9 March and 24 August 1932. (Reprinted in Bosman 1980: pp. 374-439.)

F.C.L. Bosman. 1980. Drama en Toneel in Suid-Afrika, Deel II, 1856-1912. Pretoria: J.L. van Schaik: p. 412,

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