("Fate" or "Destiny") There are two related works by this name:
(1) A 1911 three-act play written by Edward Knoblauch (later Edward Knoblock).
The original text
The play was written by and first performed by Oscar Asche at the Garrick Theatre, London, on 19 April 1911, and it ran for two years in London and later opened in the United States. Published in the collection Kismet and Other Plays (1957)
Translations and adaptations
Performance history in South Africa
195* Performed by NTO ???
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
1991: Staged by the Port Elizabeth Gilbert & Sullivan Society.
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