Stage plays for young people based on the award-winning Afrikaans youth novel Vlerkdans ("Wing Dance") by Barrie Hough, The novel was prescribed nationally at high schools in South Africa.
1. Stage adaptation by Lizz Meiring.
2. Stage adaptation by Kobus Strydom.
The original text
Translations and adaptations
Performance history in South Africa
The Meiring adaptation staged in March 1999 in the Momentum Theatre at the State Theatre, directed by Lizz Meiring, with Wikus du Toit, Francois Henning, Annalise Bosch, Isadora Verwey, Karen Wessels, Greg Melvill-Smith and Jeanine Cordani. The same production was staged at Aardklop (1999).
The Meiring adaptation staged in October 1999 in the Tesson Theatre at the Civic Theatre, directed by Lizz Meiring, with Wikus du Toit, Francois Henning, Annalise Bosch, Isadora Verwey, Karen Wessels, Paul Lückhoff and Jeanine Cordani.
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