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''[[The Wrong Mr.Wright]]'' is a play by George Howells Broadhurst (1866–1952)[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/George_Broadhurst]
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''[[The Wrong Mr Wright]]'' is a play by George Howells Broadhurst (1866–1952)[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/George_Broadhurst]
  
  
Filmed as ''[[The Wrong Mr. Wright]]''[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Wrong_Mr._Wright] in 1927, directed by Scott Sidney
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As it was written and first performed in the USA, the title is often found in the American grammatical form as '''''[[The Wrong Mr. Wright]]'''''.
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==The original text==
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First performed at the Bijou Theatre, New York on 6 September, 1897.
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==Translations and adaptations==
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Filmed as ''[[The Wrong Mr. Wright]]''[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Wrong_Mr._Wright] in 1927, directed by Scott Sidney.
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== Performance history in South Africa ==
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1900: Performed by the [[Herbert Flemming Company]] as part of an extended season in the [[Opera House]], Cape Town.
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== Sources ==
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https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/George_Broadhurst
  
 
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Wrong_Mr._Wright
 
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Wrong_Mr._Wright
  
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Thomas Allston Brown. 1903. ''A History of the New York Stage from the First Performance in 1732 to 1901'', Dalcassian Publishing: p.299, Google E-book[https://books.google.co.za/books?id=Zu_FDwAAQBAJ&pg=PA299&lpg=PA299&dq=The+Wrong+Mr.+Wright+a+stage+comedy&source=bl&ots=lUymdtJnpy&sig=ACfU3U10dsN_RSo7TWhx7sXsBkAz0vDydw&hl=en&sa=X&ved=2ahUKEwj50f2H8cvmAhWfQxUIHRW8B9UQ6AEwAnoECAYQAQ#v=onepage&q=The%20Wrong%20Mr.%20Wright%20a%20stage%20comedy&f=false]
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[[D.C. Boonzaier]], 1923. "My playgoing days – 30 years in the history of the Cape Town stage",  in ''SA Review'', 9 March and 24 August 1932. (Reprinted in [[F.C.L. Bosman|Bosman]] 1980: pp. 374-439.)
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[[F.C.L. Bosman]]. 1980. ''Drama en Toneel in Suid-Afrika, Deel II, 1856-1912''. Pretoria: [[J.L. van Schaik]]: pp.203-205
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Go to [[ESAT Bibliography]]
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https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/George_Broadhurst
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Return to [[PLAYS IV: Pageants and public performances]]
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Return to [[South_African_Festivals|South African Festivals and Competitions]]
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Latest revision as of 16:00, 23 December 2019

The Wrong Mr Wright is a play by George Howells Broadhurst (1866–1952)[1]


As it was written and first performed in the USA, the title is often found in the American grammatical form as The Wrong Mr. Wright.

The original text

First performed at the Bijou Theatre, New York on 6 September, 1897.

Translations and adaptations

Filmed as The Wrong Mr. Wright[2] in 1927, directed by Scott Sidney.

Performance history in South Africa

1900: Performed by the Herbert Flemming Company as part of an extended season in the Opera House, Cape Town.

Sources

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/George_Broadhurst

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Wrong_Mr._Wright

Thomas Allston Brown. 1903. A History of the New York Stage from the First Performance in 1732 to 1901, Dalcassian Publishing: p.299, Google E-book[3]

D.C. Boonzaier, 1923. "My playgoing days – 30 years in the history of the Cape Town stage", in SA Review, 9 March and 24 August 1932. (Reprinted in Bosman 1980: pp. 374-439.)

F.C.L. Bosman. 1980. Drama en Toneel in Suid-Afrika, Deel II, 1856-1912. Pretoria: J.L. van Schaik: pp.203-205

Go to ESAT Bibliography

Return to

Return to PLAYS I: Original SA plays

Return to PLAYS II: Foreign plays

Return to PLAYS III: Collections

Return to PLAYS IV: Pageants and public performances

Return to South African Festivals and Competitions

Return to The ESAT Entries

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