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Guide to the Theater programs from East Germany, 1951-1973
M0644  
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  • Administrative Information
  • Collection Scope and Content Summary
  • Access Terms

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Theater programs from East Germany,
    Date (inclusive): 1951-1973
    Collection number: M0644
    Extent: 2 linear ft. (186 items)
    Repository: Stanford University. Libraries. Dept. of Special Collections and University Archives.
    Abstract: Collection of theater programs from the former GDR. Includes important performances of the time, including plays of classical repertoire (Schiller, Goethe, Lessing, Goldoni) as well as modern (Brecht, Gorki, Bredel). Each program includes the cast, extensive descriptions, and quotations from the classics of Marxist ideology intended to educate the spectator.
    Language: English.

    Administrative Information

    Access Restrictions

    None.

    Publication Rights

    Property rights reside with the repository. Literary rights reside with the creators of the documents or their heirs. To obtain permission to publish or reproduce, please contact the Public Services Librarian of the Dept. of Special Collections.

    Acquisition Information

    Purchased, 1992.

    Preferred Citation

    Theater programs from East Germany. M0644. Dept. of Special Collections, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, Calif.

    Collection Scope and Content Summary

    Collection of theater programs from the former GDR. Includes important performances of the time, including plays of classical repertoire (Schiller, Goethe, Lessing, Goldoni) as well as modern (Brecht, Gorki, Bredel). Each program includes the cast, extensive descriptions, and quotations from the classics of Marxist ideology intended to educate the spectator.

    Access Terms

    The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
    Berliner Ensemble (Berlin)
    Deutsches Nationaltheater (Weimar)
    Deutsches Theater (Berlin)
    Maxim Gorki Theater (Berlin)
    Metropol (Berlin)
    Theater am Schiffbauerdamm (Berlin)
    Theater der Freundschaft (Berlin)
    Volksbèuhne (Berlin, Germany)
    Volksbuhne (Rostock)
    Philosophy, Marxist.
    Theater--East Germany.