They Walk Alone

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They Walk Alone is a thriller in 3 acts by English playwright and novelist Max Catto [1] (1907-1992)..

The play opened at the Q Theatre in November 1938 with Beatrix Lehmann in the part of Emmy, and then transferred to the Shaftesbury Theatre in 1939. [2]

The original text

Published 1939 by Martin Secker

Translations and adaptations

Performance history in South Africa

Produced by Leontine Sagan for the Johannesburg Repertory Society at the Library Theatre in Johannesburg in September 1939.

Presented by The East Rand Theatre Club, 1947.

Presented by the Brian Brooke Company in 1947 at the Hofmeyr Hall.


Brooke 1978. 169.

Theatre programme held by NELM: [Collection: TUCKER, Percy]: 2001. 20. 1. 1. 539.

Tucker, 1997. 17.

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