Technical Information

Piece
*/d_piece 1000537
Piece Title
Eternal Road, The
Plot Summary
Shortened dramatic version of Old Testament, set to music, to counter Nazi anti-Jewish propaganda
Notes
Translated into English for American premiere. Max Reinhardt's notations are generally in German. Written to counter German antti-Jewish propaganda by illustrating heroic struggles in Jewish biblical history.
Piece > Date
*/d_piece/d_piece.dateid 1011583
Date piece created
20th century (1901-2000 CE)
Piece > Associated Movement
*/d_piece/d_piece.associatedmovementid 3
Associated Movement(s)
Neo-Romanticism
Piece > Piece Alternate Name
*/d_piece/r_piece_altname 732
Alternate Title(s)
Road of Promise, The
Piece > Piece Alternate Name
*/d_piece/r_piece_altname 733
Alternate Title(s)
Der Weg der Verheissung
Piece > Character
*/d_piece/r_piece_character 325
Character(s)
The Rabbi
Piece > Character(s) in Piece > Character Type
*/d_piece/r_piece_character/d_character.charactertypeid 12
Character Type
Religious figures
Piece > Character
*/d_piece/r_piece_character 326
Character(s)
The Adversary
Piece > Character
*/d_piece/r_piece_character 327
Character(s)
The Timid Soul
Piece > Function
*/d_piece/r_piece_creator:functionid 143
Function
Playwright
Piece > Function
*/d_piece/r_piece_creator:functionid 138
Function
Composer
Piece > Language
*/d_piece/r_piece_language 2
Language
English
Piece > Language
*/d_piece/r_piece_language 4
Language
German
Piece > Structure of Piece
*/d_piece/r_piece_structure_division 314