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== Performance history in South Africa ==
 
== Performance history in South Africa ==
  
1973: Performed by [[PACT]] as their first musical. Directed by [[Anthony Farmer]] (who also designed the sets, with costumes by [[Neels Hansen]]), and featuring [[Lawrence Folley]], [[Gé Korsten]], [[Barbara Veenemans]], [[Kerry Jordan]] and [[Iris Chapple]] starred in this musical at the [[Civic Theatre]]  
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1973: Performed, as their first musical, in the [[Johannesburg Civic Theatre]] by [[PACT]]. Directed by [[Anthony Farmer]] (who also designed the sets, with costumes by [[Neels Hansen]]), and featuring [[Lawrence Folley]], [[Gé Korsten]], [[Barbara Veenemans]], [[Kerry Jordan]] and [[Iris Chapple]] starred in this musical at the [[Civic Theatre]]  
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1980: Performed by [[PACT]], directed by [[Neels Hansen]].
  
 
1991: Staged by the [[Port Elizabeth Gilbert & Sullivan Society]].
 
1991: Staged by the [[Port Elizabeth Gilbert & Sullivan Society]].

Revision as of 12:19, 27 November 2014

1) A 1911 three-act play written by Edward Knoblock.

2) A 1953 musical with lyrics and musical adaptation (as well as some original music) by Robert Wright and George Forrest. [1]

The original text

The musical was adapted from the music of Alexander Borodin, and a book by Charles Lederer and Luther Davis, based on the play by Edward Knoblock.

Translations and adaptations

Performance history in South Africa

1973: Performed, as their first musical, in the Johannesburg Civic Theatre by PACT. Directed by Anthony Farmer (who also designed the sets, with costumes by Neels Hansen), and featuring Lawrence Folley, Gé Korsten, Barbara Veenemans, Kerry Jordan and Iris Chapple starred in this musical at the Civic Theatre

1980: Performed by PACT, directed by Neels Hansen.

1991: Staged by the Port Elizabeth Gilbert & Sullivan Society.

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