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Sturm [promptbook]

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Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616


Reinhardt, Max, 1873-1943




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Max Reinhardt Promptbooks


Stamped "Deutsches Theater zu Berlin." Stage instructions, stage drawing, cast list all found opening pages. Markings in purple pen, black pen, red pencil, blue pencil, black pencil, orange pencil.
Contains extensive written markings throughout promptbook. Written markings consistent throughout - black pen used for play notes, colored pencils used mainly for staging directions, set designs, etc.
Various stage/scene drawings found throughout promptbook. Appears that Reinhardt may have created his own scene start and endpoints throughout promptbook, marked in red pencil with roman numerals.


19cm x 13.5cm


July 1914, Marina dei Ronchi, Scotti, Italy

July 1915; August 9, 1915, Kloster Hiddensee.
-Supporting materials: Box 7 Folder 3: Photographs
Box 11 Folder 23: Photographs


Located in Binghamton University Special Collections
PT2635.E548 P75 v.117


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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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Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616, “Sturm [promptbook],” Digital Collections, accessed July 25, 2024,