The West Indian
The original text
It was first staged at the Drury Lane Theatre in 1771.
Translations and adaptations
Performance history in South Africa
1967: This play was the first full-length presentation by CAPAB specially produced for performance to high school pupils. It was produced by Limpie Basson who was also one of the cast members. Other cast members were Ernst Eloff, Jannie Gildenhuys, Johan van Jaarsveld, Etienne Pienaar, Nerina Ferreira, Antoinette Terblanche, Woutrine Theron, Christine Basson and Heléne Carstens. Martin Crous was the stage manager.
The West Indian theatre programme, CAPAB 1967.
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