Technical Information

Piece
*/d_piece 1000659
Piece Title
Dantons Tod
Plot Summary
Derpicts Danton as disillusioned man sickened by the bloodshed he has helped to start.
Notes
First performed under Reinhardt in 1916; Alban Berg's Wozzeck (1925) utilized fragments of Buechner's play as well.
Piece > Date
*/d_piece/d_piece.dateid 1016503
Date piece created
19th century (1801-1900 CE)
Piece > Associated Movement
*/d_piece/d_piece.associatedmovementid 7
Associated Movement(s)
Naturalism
Piece > Piece Alternate Name
*/d_piece/r_piece_altname 906
Alternate Title(s)
Danton's Death
Piece > Function
*/d_piece/r_piece_creator:functionid 143
Function
Playwright
Piece > Language
*/d_piece/r_piece_language 4
Language
German
Piece > Structure of Piece
*/d_piece/r_piece_structure_division 666
Structure
Drama in 3 Acts