The Wrong Mr Wright is a play by George Howells Broadhurst (1866–1952)
Often found in the American grammatical form as The Wrong Mr. Wright.
The original text
First performed at
Translations and adaptations
Filmed as The Wrong Mr. Wright 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.
J.P. Wearing. 2013. The London Stage 1890-1899: A Calendar of Productions, Performers, and Personnel. (Second, revised edition, pp. 81, 113). Scarecrow Press, Google E-book
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
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