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== Performance history in South Africa ==
 
== Performance history in South Africa ==
  
This version of the play was presented by [[PACT]] Drama in 1971 in the [[Arena]] of the [[State Theatre]] under the direction of [[Schalk Jacobsz]] starring [[Jan Engelen]], [[Joan Friedman]], [[Frantz Dobrowsky]], [[Nigel Vermaas]], [[Marion Craig-Smith]], [[Stephan Bouwer]], [[Noel Roos]] and [[Will Bernard]], choreographed by [[Francois Swart]].
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1971: Produced by [[PACT]] Drama in the [[Arena]] of the [[State Theatre]]. Directed by [[Schalk Jacobsz]] with [[Jan Engelen]], [[Joan Friedman]], [[Frantz Dobrowsky]], [[Nigel Vermaas]], [[Marion Craig-Smith]], [[Stephan Bouwer]], [[Noel Roos]] and [[Will Bernard]]. Choreographed by [[Francois Swart]].
 
   
 
   
In 1980 the adaptation by Hughes was staged at the [[Baxter Theatre]], directed by [[Barney Simon]]. The cast included [[Danny Keogh]], [[Grethe Fox]], [[Michael O'Brien]], [[Joko Scott]], [[Thoko Ntshinga]], [[Richard Grant]], [[Linda Harris]], ([[Fiona Ramsay]]?) (and [[Robin Smith]]?).
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1980: Staged at the [[Baxter Theatre]], directed by [[Barney Simon]]. The cast included [[Danny Keogh]], [[Grethe Fox]], [[Michael O'Brien]], [[Joko Scott]], [[Thoko Ntshinga]], [[Richard Grant]], [[Linda Harris]], ([[Fiona Ramsay]]?) (and [[Robin Smith]]?).
  
 
A translation into [[Afrikaans]] by [[Noël Roos]], [[Libé Ferreira]] and [[Johann van Heerden]] of this version, entitled ''[[Oidipus]]'',  was directed by [[Noël Roos|Roos]] for the [[University of Stellenbosch Drama Department]] in October 1982, starring [[Albert Maritz]], [[Libé Ferreira]], [[Belinda Richardson]], [[Antoinette Pienaar]], [[Nicola van der Walt]], [[Trudi Huskisson]], [[Michelle Alberts]], [[Isadora Verwey]] and [[Ilze Swanepoel]].
 
A translation into [[Afrikaans]] by [[Noël Roos]], [[Libé Ferreira]] and [[Johann van Heerden]] of this version, entitled ''[[Oidipus]]'',  was directed by [[Noël Roos|Roos]] for the [[University of Stellenbosch Drama Department]] in October 1982, starring [[Albert Maritz]], [[Libé Ferreira]], [[Belinda Richardson]], [[Antoinette Pienaar]], [[Nicola van der Walt]], [[Trudi Huskisson]], [[Michelle Alberts]], [[Isadora Verwey]] and [[Ilze Swanepoel]].
 
  
 
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