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Benno Besson

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Benno Besson (born René-Benjamin Besson; 4 November 1922 in Yverdon-les-Bains; died 16 February 2006 in Berlin, Germany) was a Swiss actor and director. [1]

18 relations: Actor, Berlin, Berliner Ensemble, Bertolt Brecht, Deutsches Theater (Berlin), Eberhard Esche, Evgeny Schwartz, Fred Düren, Germany, Heiner Müller, Katharina Thalbach, Peace (play), Peter Hacks, Switzerland, Theatre director, Ursula Karusseit, Volksbühne, Yverdon-les-Bains.


An actor (often actress for women; see terminology) is a person who portrays a character in a performance.

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Berlin is the capital and the largest city of Germany, as well as one of its 16 constituent states.

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Berliner Ensemble

The Berliner Ensemble is a German theatre company established by playwright Bertolt Brecht and his wife, Helene Weigel in January 1949 in East Berlin.

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Bertolt Brecht

Eugen Berthold Friedrich Brecht (10 February 1898 – 14 August 1956), known professionally as Bertolt Brecht, was a German theatre practitioner, playwright, and poet.

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Deutsches Theater (Berlin)

The Deutsches Theater in Berlin is a well-known German theatre.

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Eberhard Esche

Eberhard Esche (October 25, 1933 in Leipzig – May 15, 2006 in Berlin) was a German film and television actor.

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Evgeny Schwartz

Evgeny Lvovitch Schwartz (Евге́ний Льво́вич Шва́рц;, Kazan, Russian Empire – January 15, 1958, Leningrad, USSR) was a Soviet writer and playwright, whose works include twenty-five plays, and screenplays for three films (in collaboration with Nikolai Erdman).

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Fred Düren

Fred Düren (1928–2015) was a German stage, film and television actor.

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Germany (Deutschland), officially the Federal Republic of Germany (Bundesrepublik Deutschland), is a sovereign state in central-western Europe.

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Heiner Müller

Heiner Müller (9 January 1929 – 30 December 1995) was a German (formerly East German) dramatist, poet, writer, essayist and theatre director.

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Katharina Thalbach

Katharina Thalbach (born 19 January 1954 in East Berlin) is a German actress and stage director.

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Peace (play)

Peace (Εἰρήνη Eirēnē) is an Athenian Old Comedy written and produced by the Greek playwright Aristophanes.

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Peter Hacks

Peter Hacks (21 March 1928 – 28 August 2003) was a German playwright, author, and essayist.

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Switzerland, officially the Swiss Confederation, is a sovereign state in Europe.

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Theatre director

A theatre director or stage director is an instructor in the theatre field who oversees and orchestrates the mounting of a theatre production (a play, an opera, a musical, or a devised piece of work) by unifying various endeavours and aspects of production.

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Ursula Karusseit

Ursula Karusseit (born 2 August 1939 in Elbing, Germany, now Poland) is a German actress.

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The Volksbühne ("People's Theatre") is a theater in Berlin, Germany.

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Yverdon-les-Bains (called Eburodunum and Ebredunum during the Roman era) is a municipality in the district of Jura-Nord vaudois of the canton of Vaud in Switzerland.

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[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Benno_Besson

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