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Kurt Gerron

Kurt Gerron was born in Berlin on May 11th 1897. He initially studied medicine but after being wounded in the First World War became a stage actor in 1920. (image usa.diplo.de) Throughout the Weimar period Kurt Gerron was one of … Continue reading

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At the other end of the spectrum from the vast stages of The Scala and The Wintergarten was the ‘tingeltangel’. Often no more than a raised platform in a bar or restaurant, it featured both those at the very start … Continue reading

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