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Brecht, Bertolt 1898-1956

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Mother Courage and her children : a chronicle of the Thirty Years' War by Bertolt Brecht( Book )
676 editions published between 1900 and 2014 in 16 languages and held by 5,987 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Widely considered one of the great dramatic creations of the modern stage, Mother Courage and Her Children is Bertolt Brecht's most passionate and profound statement against war. Set in the seventeenth century, the play follows Anna Fierling--'Mother Courage'--an itinerant trader, as she pulls her wagon of wares and her children through the blood and carnage of Europe's religious wars
The threepenny opera by Bertolt Brecht( Book )
80 editions published between 1946 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 2,431 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Brecht's famous adaptation to the modern era of John Gay's The beggar's opera, satirizing social and political beliefs through its portrayal of a world of thieves and prostitutes
Brecht on theatre; the development of an aesthetic by Bertolt Brecht( Book )
62 editions published between 1964 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 2,078 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Caucasian chalk circle by Bertolt Brecht( Book )
93 editions published between 1946 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 2,054 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The people of two farms in Georgia (Republic of Russia) debate over land ownership in a socialistic society. The play raises the question of private property; of who bears the right to ownership. Should something (someone) be owned by the one who possesses it? Or, by the one who can make the best use of it?
Collected plays by Bertolt Brecht( Book )
427 editions published between 1928 and 2014 in 13 languages and held by 1,718 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Baal; Drums in the night; In the jungle of cities; The life of Edward II of England; A respectable wedding; The beggar or the dead dog; Driving out a devil; Lux in tenebris; The catch
Leben des Galilei by Bertolt Brecht( Book )
371 editions published between 1948 and 2014 in 12 languages and held by 1,627 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Das Schauspiel Leben des Galilei wurde 1938/39 im Exil in Dänemark geschrieben. Die Zeitungen hatten die Nachricht von der Spaltung des Uran-Atoms durch den Physiker Otto Hahn und seine Mitarbeiter gebracht. Die Uraufführung der ersten Fassung des Stückes erfolgte 1943 am Schauspielhaus Zürich, die der zweiten Fassung 1947 in Beverly Hills (Coronet Theatre). "Das Leben des Galilei wird vermutlich neben der Heiligen Johanna der Schlachthöfe und dem Kaukasischen Kreidekreis und einigen Stücken Lyrik Brechts größten Anspruch auf Unsterblichkeit begründen." (W. E. Süskind)
Galileo by Bertolt Brecht( Book )
29 editions published between 1947 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 1,514 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dramatizes the effect of Galileo's extraordinary discoveries on those around him, and the choice he had to make when accused of heresy by the Inquisition for stating that the earth revolved around the sun
Schriften zum Theater by Bertolt Brecht( Book )
196 editions published between 1957 and 2005 in 8 languages and held by 1,494 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Brecht est auteur, metteur en scène, poéticien du théâtre, et c'est en tant que tel qu'il traite de l'art du comédien. Les textes rassemblés ici sont des notes et des développements de longueur variable sur la question de la relation de l'acteur au personnage et au spectateur
Saint Joan of the stockyards, a drama by Bertolt Brecht( Book )
27 editions published between 1962 and 2014 in English and German and held by 1,437 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Set in the Chicago stockyards, 1920-30, the author shows his increasing interest in communism, ans his struggle to relate his artistic efforts to his concern for suffering mankind
Der kaukasische Kreidekreis by Bertolt Brecht( Book )
287 editions published between 1944 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 1,406 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Zwei Spiele, zwei große Themen der Weltliteratur werden von Brecht hier zu einem geschlossenen Kreis geführt: Das Spiel von Grusche Vachnadze, der Magd, die mit übermenschlichen Opfern, selbst dem Opfer ihrer Liebe zu dem Soldaten Simon Chachava, in Zeiten der Revolte das Kind der harten Gouverneursfrau rettet, und das Spiel vom Azdak, dem Arme-Leute-Richter, der, betrunken und korrupt, dennoch das Chaos zu einer "kurzen, goldenen Zeit beinah der Gerechtigkeit" macht
Der gute Mensch von Sezuan : Parabelstück by Bertolt Brecht( Book )
260 editions published between 1940 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,336 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Three gods come to earth hoping to discover one truly good person. No one can be found until they meet Shen Te, a prostitute with a heart of gold. Rewarded by the gods, she gives up her profession and buys a tobacco shop, but finds it is impossible to be a good person in a corrupt world without the support of her ruthless alter ego, Shui Ta."--Cover p. [4]
The life of Galileo by Bertolt Brecht( Book )
74 editions published between 1955 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,279 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dramatizes the effect of Galileo's extraordinary discoveries on those around him, and the choice he had to make when accused of heresy by the Inquisition for stating that the earth revolved around the sun
The rise and fall of the city of Mahagonny by Bertolt Brecht( Book )
14 editions published between 1970 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 1,276 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Welcome to Mahagonny, where sin is 'in' and love is always on sale. This Old West boomtown rises from the desert to become a razzle-dazzle mecca for lust and the pursuit of pleasure, where cash is king and poverty is punishable by death
The resistible rise of Arturo Ui; a gangster spectacle by Bertolt Brecht( Book )
197 editions published between 1957 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 1,267 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Hitler's rise to pwer is burlesqued through the description of a gangster syndicate which terrorizes Chicago and its suburbs
Parables for the theatre; two plays: The good woman of Setzuan and the Caucasian chalk circle by Bertolt Brecht( Book )
34 editions published between 1947 and 1990 in 3 languages and held by 1,215 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Kalendergeschichten by Bertolt Brecht( Book )
233 editions published between 1948 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 1,181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
De opgenomen gedichten zijn ontleend aan de bundel "Svendborger Gedichten."
Die Dreigroschenoper = The beggar's opera : ein Stück mit Musik in einem Vorspiel und acht Bildern nach dem Englischen des John Gay by Kurt Weill( )
140 editions published between 1928 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 1,013 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Herr Puntila und sein Knecht Matti by Bertolt Brecht( Book )
225 editions published between 1946 and 2013 in 11 languages and held by 959 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Der Gutsbesitzer Puntila ist nüchtern ein Ausbeuter und betrunken ein Menschenfreund. Nüchtern will Puntila seine Tochter mit einem Aristokraten verheiraten; er ist nicht betrunken, als er einsieht, daß der Schwächling kein Mann für das Mädchen ist; aber die Einsicht veranlaßt ihn, sich zu betrinken. Als schließlich doch der Knecht Matti zum Schwiegersohn bestimmt wird, unterzieht Matti die Tochter des Reichen einem Examen, in dem sie beweisen soll, ob sie ihn glücklich machen kann oder nicht. In einer grotesken Schlußszene werden die Motive zusammengefaßt: arm und reich können nicht zusammenkommen
Die Hauspostille. Manual of piety by Bertolt Brecht( Book )
25 editions published between 1966 and 1991 in English and German and held by 953 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The mother by Bertolt Brecht( Book )
20 editions published between 1935 and 1989 in English and German and held by 903 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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