The Second Mrs Tanqueray

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The Second Mrs Tanqueray (1893), by Sir Arthur W. Pinero (1855-1935). In this play a woman with a past finds that her now grown daughter has fallen in love with her own former lover. Suicide brings the plot to its conclusion.

Performance history in South Africa

1929: Presented by the Dramatic Section of the Jewish Guild (Johannesburg), produced by Anita Colman and Maurice H. Mendelsohn in March 1929. With Ivan Schroder, Maurice Horwitz, Robert Stromin, Theodore Sachs, Alec Witkin, Anita Colman, Bertha Grevler, Gertrude Wade, Rhoda Fridjhon, Wilfred H. Patley, Campbell Singer.


World Drama, by Allardyce Nicoll. Harrap, 1949.

Footlights, 1(3):14. 1929.

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