From Morning to Midnight by Georg KaiserFrom Morning to Midnight by Georg Kaiser

From Morning to Midnight

byGeorg KaiserEditorDennis Kelly

Paperback | April 15, 2014

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From Morning to Midnight charts the life of a cashier who steals money from the bank and flees to Berlin. The unnamed protagonist's bid to escape his middle-class daily life is ultimately frustrated, as Kaiser satirizes the cheapness and futility of modern society. The hero, a kind of machine-age Everyman, discovers that the world is deceitful and illusory.
Georg Kaiser (1878-1945) was the leader of Germany's expressionist movement in theatre. He was, along with Gerhart Hauptmann, the most frequently performed playwright in the Weimar Republic. Georg Kaiser's plays include The Burghers of Calais (1913), From Morn to Midnight (1912), and a trilogy, comprising The Coral (1917), Gas (19...
Title:From Morning to MidnightFormat:PaperbackDimensions:96 pages, 8.25 × 5 × 0.68 inPublished:April 15, 2014Publisher:Theatre Communications GroupLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:1783190132

ISBN - 13:9781783190133

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