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Wednesday, June 12, 2019

Is This Ring an Honor, or a Curse? by Thomas Rogers

The Iffland Ring is awarded to the “most worthy” actors who perform in German. But it comes with a supposed jinx, accusations of sexism and an association with the Nazis.

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Sunday, September 24, 2017

Activists Occupy Volksbühne Theater in Berlin as Conflict Widens by Thomas Rogers

A left-wing group said its aim was to turn the Volksbühne into a collectively run theater. It has been a flash point since Chris Dercon was named its new director.

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Tuesday, September 12, 2017

In Berlin, an Iconic Theater Gets a New Leader. Cue the Protests. by Thomas Rogers

After two years of sniping (and worse) from critics, Chris Dercon has finally taken the helm of Berlin’s Volksbühne theater.

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