No Song, No Supper

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An operatic afterpiece in two acts with a libretto by Prince Hoare and music by Stephen Storace.

The original text

The first performance was at the Drury Lane Theatre in London, on April 16, 1790 as a benefit performance.

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Performance history in South Africa

1818: Presented in Cape Town on 31 January by the Gentlemen Amateurs in the African Theatre, with Mrs Cooke in the leading role. It was played as an afterpiece to Lovers' Vows (Inchbald/Kotzebue).


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