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== Performance history in South Africa ==
 
== Performance history in South Africa ==
1960: The trial, an adaptation in English, was staged at the [[Little Theatre]] in Cape Town, directed by [[Fred Engelen]].
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1960: ''The Trial'', an adaptation in English, was staged at the [[Little Theatre]] in Cape Town, directed by [[Fred Engelen]].
  
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19**: ''Kafka: The Trial'', an adaptation by [[Ken Leach]] from the original novel and the 1947 French play by Jean-Louis Barrault [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jean-Louis_Barrault] and Andre Gide [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Andr%C3%A9_Gide] translated by Joseph and Leon Katz [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Leon_Katz].
  
 
== Sources ==
 
== Sources ==

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Der Prozess ("The Trial") is a novel written by German-language writer Franz Kafka (1883-1924) [1]. Kafka wrote the novel from 1914 to 1915 and it was first published in 1925.

Subject

One of Kafka's best-known works, The Trial tells the story of a man arrested and prosecuted by a remote, inaccessible authority, with the nature of his crime revealed neither to him nor to the reader. (Wikipedia [2])

Translations and adaptations

The novel has been translated into many languages and has been adapted for the radio, stage and film many times.

Performance history in South Africa

1960: The Trial, an adaptation in English, was staged at the Little Theatre in Cape Town, directed by Fred Engelen.

19**: Kafka: The Trial, an adaptation by Ken Leach from the original novel and the 1947 French play by Jean-Louis Barrault [3] and Andre Gide [4] translated by Joseph and Leon Katz [5].

Sources

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