Death of George Tabori

May 24, 1914 - July 23, 2007
Berlin, Germany | Age 93

Hungarian theater director and playwright dies at 93
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Hungarian-born playwright and director George Tabori, a legend in Germany's postwar theater world whose avant-garde works confronted anti-Semitism, has died, the Berliner Ensemble said Tuesday. He was 93.

Tabori, who as recently as three years ago dreamed of returning to stage to play the title role in Shakespeare's "King Lear," died Monday in his apartment near the theater, the Berliner Ensemble said, noting that friends and family had accompanied him through his final days. No...

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