The Owl and the Pussycat
The Owl and the Pussycat is a 1964 Broadway stage play written by Hollywood screenwriter and producer and playwright Bill Manhoff (1919-1974) .
The title was borrowed from but unrelated to a nonsense poem The Owl and the Pussycat written by Edward Lear, first published during 1871 .
The original text
Translations and adaptations
A subsequent 1970 movie featuring Barbra Streisand and George Segal was based on the stage play.
Performance history in South Africa
Theatre programme (Academy Theatre) held by NELM: [Collection: Theatre programmes]: 2009. 80. 90.
Programmes held by NELM: [Collection: Rhodes University. Drama Department]: 2011. 370. 2. 4.
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