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After Midterm NAMES
Beginning at outline #13
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Theatre named for him in Budapest.
1815 Bánk Bán (1st produced in 1845)
[1861 Opera version by Ferenc Erkel]
Play premiered at the Hungarian National Theatre.
He never wrote another play.
1860 The Tragedy of Man
--Finds fault in humanity in each scene.
Eve= the opposite of his wife.
Josef Kajetán Tyl
"the Father of Czech theatre"
Actor, editor, dramaturg, playwright
1834- The Shoemaker's Fair
1848- Bloody Trail
1849- A Stubborn Woman
"The Molière of the North"
Learned to write plays by reading Molière works.
wrote 28 comedies
--1722 Jepper of the Hill
--1723 Erasmus Montanus
Johan Ludwig Heiberg
-Danish critic who founded The Flying Mail Newspaper in 1827.
-wrote many charming vaudevilles
1825 King Solomon & George the Hatter (The 1st Danish vaudeville based on a show he saw in France.)
In 1831 he married Hanne Pätges.
In 1831 she married Johan Ludwig Heiberg and became Johanne Luise Heiberg.
Honorary Title = Fru Heiberg
- loved by all, charming lady, actress
Became the artistic manager after her husband's death.
King Gustav III
"the actor king"
Father of Swedish Theatre
--Founded the Royal Opera
--Founded the Royal Dramatic Theatre (aka Dramatin)
Founded the Bergen Theatre
Novelist and Playwright
Succeeded Ibsen at the Bergen Theatre (Became Director)
Director of the Christiania Theatre.
1883 Beyond Our Power I
1895 Beyond Our Power II
1903 won Nobel Prize for Literature
Leading actress in Norway but internationally known.
Trained at Bergen Theatre
Excelled at the natural acting and realistic style.
20 Ibsen rolls!
Worked at Bergen Theatre as artistic director/dramaturg for 145 productions in 6 years (75 of them were French, 21 by Scribe)
1863 choral festival in Bergen :met Bjørnstjern Bjørnson
1906 death said "Tvertimot!' meaning "On the Contrary!"
1867 Peer Gynt
1879 A Doll's House
1888 The Lady from the Sea
1890 Hedda Gabler
1892 The Master Builder
Georg II, Duke of Saxe-Meiningen
Designed costumes for Meiningen productions, breaking tradition of actor supplied costumes.
appointed Ludwig Chronegk to manage theatre
married actress Ellen Franz. She was then renamed Baroness Helene von Heldberg.
Appointed by Duke George II to manage the Meininger theatre. Came to the company originally as an actor.
Actress with the Meininger company. After marrying Duke Georg II, she was renamed Baroness Helene von Heldberg and could no longer act. She became the company librarian and dramaturg.
Created operas with a theatre artist's sensibilities. Wrote own libretti, composed the music, designed the sets, and supervised staging.
Wrote The Ring of the Niebelung
1865 Tristan und Isolde
1871 The Birth of Tragedy from the Spirit of Music
inspired by Wagner
Apollonian vs. Dionysian spirit
meaning reason vs. emotion
Later became disillusioned with Wagner
1889 became mentally ill
Cours de philosophie positive (1830-42) - positivism
(1840-1902) French Naturalist
leading proponent of Naturalism
Called for art that would depict a fragment of existence.
January 13, 1989: "J'accuse...." (meaning I Accuse') in L'Aurore.
Showed that Naturalism could work on the stage.
Le Théâtre Libre was his company. Began in 1887. First show was 1 performance only with 4 one acts. One of the 1st to use a subscription for a season of plays.
In 1906 he became the Artistic Director of Odéon, a state subsidized theatre.
French Naturalist playwright. Most prolific and socially conscious.
Leader of German language Naturalism. Influenced by Ibsen and Zola.
1892 Die Weber (The Weavers)
1893 Die Biberpelz (The Beaver Coat)
1902 The Lower Depths
Count Lev Nikolaievich Tolstoy
Best known as a novelist and author of non-fiction.
1877 War and Peace (novel)- took 7 years
1877 Anna Karenina (novel)
1886 The Power of Darkness (play)- one of the ugliest plays ever written.
journalist, critic, painter and librarian.
70 plays, 119 paintings
memoir entitled "Son of a Servant"
1887 The Father (Fadren)
1888 Miss Julie and "Preface to Miss Julie"
1902 A Dream Play (Ett Drömspel)
1907 The Ghost Sonata (a.k.a. Spook Sonata) (Spöksonaten)
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