De Boodschapper, of Loevestein in 1570 is a historical drama in 5 acts by H. Kroon ().
Wrongly given as De Boodschapper op Loevestein in some instance (as cited by F.C.L. Bosman, 1980)
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Performance history in South Africa
1871: Performed as De Boodschapper op Loevestein by Aurora II in the hall of the Germania Hall, Cape Town on 14 September, with Knopen in de Zakdoek () as an afterpiece.
1871: Performed as De Boodschapper op Loevestein by Aurora II in the hall of the Germania Hall, Cape Town on 23 September, with Twee Oude Gekken in de Klem (J. van der Stempel) as an afterpiece.
1881: Performed as De Boodschapper of Loevestein in 1670 by Aurora II in the hall of the Athenaeum Hall, Cape Town on 25 August, with Hans de Kruier () as an afterpiece.
Ingmar Koch. 2013. Het ochtendgloren boven Kaapstad. Nederlandse rederijkers in Kaapstad. Bijlage 2: Toneelstukken (of -fragmenten) door Aurora opgevoerd
F.C.L. Bosman. 1980. Drama en Toneel in Suid-Afrika, Deel II, 1856-1912. Pretoria: J.L. van Schaik: pp. 466, .
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