Havana is an Edwardian musical comedy in three acts by George Grossmith Jr () and Graham Hill (), music by Leslie Stuart (), lyrics by Adrian Ross () and George Arthurs ().
The original text
The musical premiered on 25 April 1908 at the Gaiety Theatre, London, and the musical score was published in London by Chappell in the same year.
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Performance history in South Africa
1909: Performed by the New Gaiety Company, on tour under the auspices of the Wheeler-Edwardes Company, appearing at the Opera House in Cape Town in May, then opening Pretoria on 7 June and ending with a run at His Majesty’s Theatre in Johannesburg. The large cast included Jack Cannot, Florence Imeson and Doris Greville.
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