Hochhuth


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Hochhuth

(German ˈhoːxhuːt)
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(Biography) Rolf (rɔlf). born 1933, Swiss dramatist. His best-known works are the controversial documentary drama The Representative (1963), on the papacy's attitude to the Jews in World War II, Soldiers (1967), German Love Story (1980), and Wessis in Weimar (1992)
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Authored by Rolf Hochhuth, an unknown 31-year-old playwright who had belonged to the Hitler Youth, the play was brought to the stage by its legendary and by then elderly Jewish director, Erwin Piscator, and Leo Kerz, a Jewish refugee and The Deputy's costume and set designer.
Describe tambien con detalle la fortuna historiografica --y sobre todo mediatica--de la figura del papa Pacelli, a partir de la obra de teatro de Rolf Hochhuth en 1963 y del libro de John Cornwell en 1999, con el nacimiento de lo que Garcia Pelegrin llama una <<leyenda negra>>.
The author considers the association of Nazism with the devil in the literary works of German writers Klaus Mann, Thomas Mann, Else Lasker-SchEler, and Rolf Hochhuth, who saw the devil as impacting Germans' acceptance and implementation of Nazi ideas.
The playwright Rolf Hochhuth said it was "disgusting" to recall that Mr.
Part of creating this image was the 1963 theatrical play The Deputy, which was written by Marxist German playwright Rolf Hochhuth and portrayed Pius as a self-serving man who failed to act or protest during the Holocaust.
Weiss ("La indagacion"), Kipphardt ("El dossier Opemheimer") y Hochhuth ("El vicario").
One discusses songwriters and the Stasi in the GDR, others Rolf Hochhuth, Ingeborg Bachmann, Peter Handke, and so on.
Con el antecedente del "docudrama" originado en los anos treinta con las obras del aleman Edwin Piscator y posteriormente desarrollado por sus compatriotas Peter Weiss, Rolf Hochhuth y Heinar Kipphart en los sesenta, Vicente Lenero incursiona en el teatro documental, de 1968 a 1972, considerando al teatro como el medio idoneo para poner en la mesa de discusion temas polemicos de actualidad, cuestionando la historia oficial y planteando la imposibilidad de una verdad absoluta.
Recent revelations, based on interviews with a Romanian spymaster, indicate that Hochhuth may have been the dupe of a clever KGB plot to undermine the influence of the Vatican after World War II.
Incidentally, Rolf Hochhuth made rather a specialty of libeling the dead; his play The Deputy suggested that Pope Pius XII was complicit in the Nazi persecution of the Jews.
A la vez, completa de modo contrastante este cuadro un recorrido por la influencia de la obra de teatro El vicario (1963) de Rolf Hochhuth, a cargo de Mark Edward Ruff.
I suspect that neither Rolf Hochhuth nor Peter Weiss can adequately be dismissed as creators of "soporific documentary theatre.