Good for Nothing
Good for Nothing is a comic drama in one act by J.B. Buckstone (1802-1879).
The original text
First performed on 4 February 1851 in the Theatre Royal Haymarket, London. Published in one volume with Domestic Economy (Lemon), by J. Dicks in 1897.
Translations and adaptations
Performance history in South Africa
1867: Performed as Good for Nothing by the Le Roy-Duret Company on 25 September as part of their "Grand Re-opening Night" in the Harrington Street Theatre, Cape Town, with The Swiss Cottage (Baily) and Delicate Ground (Dance).
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