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The Wedekind cabaret

Eric Bentley

The Wedekind cabaret

by Eric Bentley

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Published by Samuel French in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Librettos,
  • Revues,
  • Adaptations

  • About the Edition

    Two cabaret programs featuring songs, poems, and stories by Frank Wedekind.

    Edition Notes

    Statementby Eric Bentley ; music by Arnold Black, William Bolcom, Lucas Mason and Peter Winkler
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsML50.Z99 W1993 2008
    The Physical Object
    Pagination70 p. ;
    Number of Pages70
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24857124M
    ISBN 100573660255
    ISBN 109780573660252
    LC Control Number2011560863
    OCLC/WorldCa236183852

    Based on Frank Wedekind’s groundbreaking and controversial play (once banned in Germany), Steven Sater and Duncan Sheik’s brilliant rock score and searingly emotional book take the story of sexual awakening, youth revolt, and self-discovery into a new century. It’s , and grown-ups hold all .   Steven Sater's book and lyrics are based on Frank Wedekind's much banned and censored play of , in which the suppression of teenage erotic Author: Susannah Clapp.

    Benjamin Franklin (Frank) Wedekind (), born in Germany, worked in the circus and onstage, cabaret and theatre; he died at the young age of fifty-three. His legacy was one of having been a celebrated radical "who was censored, banned, and even jailed for his stage expressions against conventional behavior; although he aspried personally. - Explore dotttie's board "Lulu by Wedekind", followed by people on Pinterest. See more ideas about Charleston dance, s dance and Art deco tattoo pins.

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Price New from Used from Paperback "Please retry" — 3/5(1). Program one: two original ballads and 33 Wedekind poems and songs --program two: two original songs, two Wedekind stories and four Wedekind poems. Other Titles: Wedekind cabaret.

Responsibility: by Eric Bentley ; music by Arnold Black, William Bolcom, Lucas Mason and Peter Winkler. For the Wedekind renaissance of the 21st century Eric Bentley has re-arranged the material and added to it. The piece now consists of two cabaret programs which could be performed together in one long evening or separately.

Benjamin Franklin Wedekind (J – March 9, ), usually known as Frank Wedekind, was a German work, which often criticizes bourgeois attitudes (particularly towards sex), is considered to anticipate expressionism and was influential in the development of epic theatre. Before Wedekind was best known for the "Lulu" cycle, a two-play series—Erdgeist (Earth Born: Benjamin Franklin Wedekind, J.

Frank Wedekind () was a journalist, advertising manager, secretary to a circus, cabaret artiste, satirist, convict and actor as well as the author of twenty-one plays, many of which reflect aspects of his extraordinary career.

He himself paid for the publication of Spring Awakening (), though it /5(26). Wedekind's play about adolescent sexuality is as disturbing today as when it was first produced.

Spring Awakening was written in but had to wait the greater part of a century before it received its first complete performance in Britain, at the National Theatre in The production was highly praised, much of its strength deriving from this translation by Edward Bond and Elisabeth Bond /5(5).

Wedekind's first full-length drama of importance, Frühlings Erwachen (, Spring's Awakening) appeard in book form in Zürich before it was produced by Max Reinhardt fifteen years later.

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He himself paid for the publication of Spring Awakening (), though it was not staged till (In /5(4). Wedekind's play about adolescent sexuality is as disturbing today as when it was first produced Wedekind's notorious play Spring Awakening was written in but had to wait the greater part of a century before it received its first complete performance in Britain, at the National Theatre in The production was highly praised, much of its strength deriving from this translation by Edward.

How Sex Killed Frank Wedekind. By John Simon. Nov. 18, ; Mostly, he would rise at noon, see people in the afternoon, have dinner with friends, go to. Richard Hopper, Learytodd Prods., R&D Theatricals, Brian Cromwell Smith, Invisible Wall Prods., Monica Horan Rosenthal presentation of the Deaf West Theatre production of a musical in two acts; MUSIC BY Duncan Sheik; BOOK AND LYRICS BY Steven Sater; BASED ON THE PLAY BY Frank Wedekind.

DIRECTED by Michael Arden. The German dramatist, cosmopolite, and libertarian Frank Wedekind () was a foe of middle-class hypocrisy and a moralist eager to reform the world through sexual emancipation. Frank Wedekind was born Benjamin Franklin Wedekind on Jin Hanover, Germany.

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Frank Wedekind () was a playwright, poet, journalist, actor and cabaret singer, whose works revolutionized European literature, and also once caused him to /5(17). Frank Wedekind () was a journalist, advertising manager, secretary to a circus, cabaret artist, satirist, convict and actor as well as the author of twenty-one plays, many of which reflect aspects of his extraordinary career.

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Benjamin Franklin Wedekind (J – March 9, ), usually known as Frank Wedekind, was a German playwright. His work, which often criticizes bourgeois attitudes (particularly towards.

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Nowadays he is particularly known for his two-play series Earth Spirit and Pandora's Box, and his play Spring Awakening. $55 - or best offer for Helen Vita "Song Buch" German song book signed. Very good condition, with slipcase. Risque songs and illustrations she made her stage debut in Paris ().

One of Germany's most popular cabaret artists and chanson singers, mostly performing on stage with pianist Paul Klein until his death in