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Lebende Leichnam : Drama [promptbook]

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Tolstoy, Leo, graf, 1828-1910
Scholz, August, 1857-1923


Reinhardt, Max, 1873-1943




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Max Reinhardt Promptbooks


Markings in red pencil, black pencil, black pen, purple pen. List of props found inside front cover. Includes two cast lists. Emphasis on the staging of the play with extensive stage drawings and directions found at the beginning of each Bild, and a large portion of all written notes throughout the promptbook have to do with staging, actor movements, etc.
throughout the promptbook have to do with staging, actor movements, etc


18cm x 12cm


December 29, 1912, Tatrafüred, Slovakia; December 31, 1912, Tatrafüred; January 1913 (city unspecified); January 23, 1928, New York. (As indicated by notes within promptbook.)

Earlier version

Zhivoĭ trup
Живой труп


Located in Binghamton University Libraries Special Collections
PT2635.E548P75 v.136


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Who is Max Reinhardt? The celebrated Austrian theater director Max Reinhardt, recognized in America primarily for his elaborate productions of Shakespeare’s A Midsummer Night’s Dream, Franz Werfel’s The Eternal Road, and Karl Vollmoeller’s The Miracle, was born in 1873 at Baden near Vienna, Austria and died in New York City in… More

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Tolstoy, Leo, graf, 1828-1910 and Scholz, August, 1857-1923, “Lebende Leichnam : Drama [promptbook],” Digital Collections, accessed February 27, 2024,