We Must Kill Toni

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We Must Kill Toni is a comedy by Ian Stuart Black [1] (1915-1997).

The two young brothers of the Oberon family live in their mansion with one faithful butler. They are happy until they discover the inheritance has gone to cousin Toni. This charming girl is shortly to descend on them, and the problem that faces the two is "Murder or Marriage?"

The original text

Published by Samuel French ISBN: 9780573617676

Translations and adaptations

Translated into Dutch by Anty Westerling entitled Moord Romance.

Performance history in South Africa

1958: Performed in English by the Anchor Players.

1959: Performed in Dutch by the visiting Nederlands Kamertoneel.


Nederlands Kamertoneel programme of their South African tour, 1959.

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