The Trial of Joan of Arc of Proven, 1431
The Trial of Joan of Arc of Proven, 1431 is an adaptation by the German dramatist Bertolt Brecht of a radio play by Anna Seghers. It was written in collaboration with Benno Besson and premiered at the Berliner Ensemble in November 1952, in a production directed by Besson (his first important production with the Ensemble), with Käthe Reichel as Joan.
|The Trial of Joan of Arc of Proven, 1431|
|Written by||Bertolt Brecht|
|Date premiered||November 1952|
|Place premiered||Berliner Ensemble,|
|Subject||Joan of Arc|
|Genre||Non-Aristotelian / Epic|
- Willett and Manheim (1972, xvii).
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- Willett, John, and Ralph Manheim, eds. 1972. Collected Plays: Nine. By Bertolt Brecht. Bertolt Brecht: Plays, Poetry, Prose Ser. New York: Vintage. ISBN 0-394-71819-4.