Sweethearts and Wives
The original text
First performed at the Theatre Royal Haymarket, July 7th, 1823 and in Philadelphia in 1825.
Published as Lacy's acting edition and French's Standard Drama No LXXVII, later also by M. Douglas in 1849.
Translations and adaptations
Performance history in South Africa
1884-5: Performed by the Henry Harper Company in the new Theatre Royal, Cape Town, as part of Henry Harper's first season as lessee and manager of the venue. (Referred to by Bosman - 1980: p. 380 - as an "Opera Comique")
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