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Schöne Helena [promptbook]

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Offenbach, Jacques, 1819-1880


Reinhardt, Max, 1873-1943




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Miscellaneous Promptbooks


NOTE: Not annotated by Max Reinhardt; possibly annotated by "Gerner"?
Part I: This item includes a cast list. Markings throughout appear in blue, red, green and black pencil.
Part II: Page numbering is irregular (pages jump from page 27 to page 34). Markings found throughout in blue, red, and black pencil. This item also includes a songbook, featuring a collection of songs (contains no markings).
ncludes letter from Helene Thiming-Reinhardt, Max Reinhardt’s wife, dated Nov. 29, 1953 and telegram for Helene Thiming, sender unknown, dated October 17,
1953, requesting Max Reinhardt’s promptbook.


25cm x 34.5cm


Not specified.

Earlier version

Die schöne Helena


Located in Binghamton University Libraries Special Collections
PT2635.E548P752 v.4


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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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Offenbach, Jacques, 1819-1880, “Schöne Helena [promptbook],” Digital Collections, accessed July 25, 2024,