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An Afrikaans professional touring company under the leadership of [[Benn Potgieter]]. Founded in 19* and toured till 19** with with light and popular plays, often written by himself?*, such as ''[[Bennie Boet]]'', ''[[Blare wat Val]]'' ("Leaves that Fall") , ''[[Dit is Weer Lente]]'' ("It is Spring Again") and ''[[Daar's Bemindes in die Hemel]]'' ("There are Loved Ons in Heaven"). ** ( Cronje ,1985; Binge, 1969; *)   
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The [[ Benn Potgieter se Geselskap]] was an Afrikaans professional touring company.
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Formed and led by [[Benn Potgieter]], it was founded in the early 1930s, when Potgieter broke away from [[Anton Ackerman]] and his company, to go on tour with a number of light and popular plays, such as ''[[Bennie Boet]]'', ''[[Blare wat Val]]'' ("Leaves that Fall") , ''[[Dit is Weer Lente]]'' ("It is Spring Again") and ''[[Daar's Bemindes in die Hemel]]'' ("There are Loved Ons in Heaven", by [[M.S. du Buisson]]). **  
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==Sources==
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Cronje ,1985;  
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Binge, 1969; *)   
  
  

Latest revision as of 14:59, 14 July 2020

The Benn Potgieter se Geselskap was an Afrikaans professional touring company.

Formed and led by Benn Potgieter, it was founded in the early 1930s, when Potgieter broke away from Anton Ackerman and his company, to go on tour with a number of light and popular plays, such as Bennie Boet, Blare wat Val ("Leaves that Fall") , Dit is Weer Lente ("It is Spring Again") and Daar's Bemindes in die Hemel ("There are Loved Ons in Heaven", by M.S. du Buisson). **


Sources

Cronje ,1985;

Binge, 1969; *)


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