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The Trial of Joan of Arc at Rouen (tr. Manheim/Sauerlander)

Full-Length Play  /  9w, 25m

Bertolt Brecht, Ralph Manheim, Wolfgang Sauerlander

The Trial Of Joan Of Arc At Rouen
by Bertolt Brecht
Translated by Ralph Manheim and Wolfgang Sauerlander

The Trial of Joan of Arc at Rouen (tr. Manheim/Sauerlander)

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    9w, 25m

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Brecht's play is an adaptation of a radio play by Anna Seghers based on the original records of the trial of Joan of Arc. The play emphasises the destruction of Joan as a common interest to both the occupying power and and the collaborationist clergy, and the clash of interests between them. 
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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 ...
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Ralph Manheim

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Wolfgang Sauerlander

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