What is Bertolt Brecht?

  • (noun): German dramatist and poet who developed a style of epic theater (1898-1956).
    Synonyms: Brecht

Bertolt Brecht

Bertolt Brecht ( ; born Eugen Berthold Friedrich Brecht; 10 February 1898 – 14 August 1956) was a German poet, playwright, and theatre director.

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Theater Am Schiffbauerdamm
... is home to the Berliner Ensemble theatre company, founded in 1949 by Helene Weigel and Bertolt Brecht ... Bertolt Brecht staged Marieluise Fleißer's play Pioneers in Ingolstadt on March 30, 1929, causing a veritable scandal ... Reopened after World War II it was finally taken over by Bertolt Brecht ...
Therese Giehse - Early Career - With Bertolt Brecht
... In exile, Giehse played the first Mother Courage in the world premiere of Bertolt Brecht's play Mother Courage and Her Children, in 1941 at the Schauspielhaus Zürich ... she again played the role of Mother Courage, this time directed by Brecht himself ... This production became documented as the second "Model production" of Brecht's play (the first "Model production" had been performed by Brecht's wife, Helene Weigel in 1949 in Berlin) ...
All That Jazz: The Best Of Ute Lemper - Track Listing
... Koenig, Spencer Williams) "Die Moritat Von Mackie Messer (Mack the Knife)" (Bertolt Brecht) "Alabama Song" (Kurt Weill, Bertolt Brecht) "Nannas Lied (Nanna's ...
Anna Prucnal - Theatre
1971 Small Mahagonny, Bertolt Brecht 1971 The Parisian life, Jacques Offenbach 1972 Seven deadly sins, Bertolt Brecht and Kurt Weill 1972 Gave Mobil, Claude Prey ... Billetdoux 1990 The Opera of quat’ under, Bertolt Brecht and Kurt Weill 1991 The Room, Wilhelm de Tove Ditlevsen 1992 Mr Brecht, according to Bertolt Brecht 1993 The human Voice, Jean Cocteau and Francis ...

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    Food first, then morality.
    Bertolt Brecht (1898–1956)

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    —Bertolt Brecht (1898–1956)