Tons of Money

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Tons of Money is a 1922 farcical play by British playwrights Will Evans (1873-1931) [1] and Valentine (1876–1961) [2].

The original text

Translations and adaptations

Translated into Afrikaans as Sakke Vol Geld by Leonie Pienaar.

Performance history in South Africa

1941: Tons of Money was produced at an unknown venue according to press reports and theatre programme held by NELM [Collection: LISTER, Moira]: 2007. 20. 6. 1.

1947: Sakke Vol Geld, the Leonie Pienaar Afrikaans translation was staged by K.A.T. in March 1947, directed by Pienaar.

1984: Staged by PACT, directed by Michael McCabe, with Andrew Buckland (Aubrey), Annelisa Weiland (Louise), Norman Coombes (Sprules), Carol-Ann Kelleher (Simpson), Lynne White (Miss Benita), Graham Weir or Nicky Rebelo (Giles), Anthony James (James), Kate Edwards (Jean), Graham Hopkins (Henery) and Kevin Smith (George). Designed by Chris van den Berg.

Sources

Wikipedia [3]

PACT theatre programme, 1984.

Petru & Carel Trichardt theatre programme collection.

Nel, 1972

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