Brecht on Brecht

by  Bertolt Brecht, George Tabori

Full Length Play, Drama  /  4m, 4f

The life and works of Bertolt Brecht provide a compelling revue that earned critical acclaim Off Broadway. Showcasing Brecht's youthful philosophical musings on such matters as book burning, ideology, advice to actors, and critics provide an introduction to the man. The second half includes excerpts…

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The life and works of Bertolt Brecht provide a compelling revue that earned critical acclaim Off Broadway. Showcasing Brecht's youthful philosophical musings on such matters as book burning, ideology, advice to actors, and critics provide an introduction to the man. The second half includes excerpts from such dramatic works as The Good Woman of Setzuan, The Jewish Wife and Fear and Misery of the Third Reich as well as songs and poems.
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  • Caution Alcohol Alcohol

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  • Minimum Fee: $90 per performance

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  • Additional Features: Play w/ Music

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4m, 4f
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  • Reduced casting (Doubling Possible)

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Casting can be from 2 to 8 males and females

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Bertolt Brecht

Bertolt Brecht (1898-1956), playwright, poet and director, was born in Augsburg, Germany in February 1898. He established himself as a playwright during the 1920s and early 1930s with plays such as Baal, Man is Man, The Threepenny Opera,  and The Mother. In 1933, as Hitler came to power in Germany, Mr. Brecht fled to S ...

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George Tabori

George Tabori

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