Bertolt Brecht

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German dramatist and poet who developed a style of epic theater (1898-1956)


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On Christmas Eve, a new production of "Rent", the smash hit, Pulitzer and Tony award-winning musical about drag queens, homelessness, homosexuality and Aids in Alphabet City, New York, will open at the Bertolt Brecht Theatre in Havana for a three-month run, reports The Independent (Nov 28, 2014).
I realise you don't know my dad but I assure you that I could not have been more surprised had he announced that they had thoroughly enjoyed a play in its original German by Bertolt Brecht.
She graduated from the the Bertolt Brecht Foreign Language High School in Pazardzhik, specializing in German.
THE Rep's artistic director Roxana Silbert worked at the RSC before she came to Birmingham, and one of the shows she directed was this Bertolt Brecht play about the brilliant 17th century scientist Galileo.
La preuve c'est que ce langage dialectal de la region, a amene l'un des chercheurs a considerer que Bertolt Brecht a ecrit son oeuvre dans la Chaouia.
We've staged The Resistible Rise of Arturo Ui by Bertolt Brecht; Death And The Maiden by Ariel Dorfman; Blue Remembered Hills by Dennis Potter; The Good Person of Szechwan by Bertolt Brecht and Tissue by Louise Osborn, among others.
Contributors to this volume address the impact of exile over time--on the lives and intellectual work of the exiles, including Walter Benjamin, Hannah Arendt, Ernst Bloch, Bertolt Brecht, and others.
These were the young stars of a production of The Threepenny Opera by Bertolt Brecht and Kurt Weill, famous for the song Mack The Knife.
I, Bertolt Brecht, at Llandudno's Venue Cymru, presents the power, political edge and entertainment of the writer's plays, songs and poems.
I, Bertolt Brecht is billed as bringing together the "electricity, political edge and pure entertainment" of Brecht's plays, songs and poems in one powerful documentary drama.
Abu Salem directed theatre plays and movies, adapting plays by international writers, including Dario Fo and Bertolt Brecht, for a Palestinian audience.
The production for which it has been shortlisted is The Rise and Fall of the City of Mahagonny by Kurt Weill and Bertolt Brecht.
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18 Complete the title of this Bertolt Brecht play: Mother Courage and Her .
When Bertolt Brecht arrived in Los Angeles in the late 1930s, the difference in climate and culture from his native Germany led him to describe the city as a "laissez-faire dystopia.