Erwin Piscator  

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Erwin Friedrich Maximilian Piscator (December 17, 1893March 30, 1966) was a German theatrical director and producer who, with Bertolt Brecht, was the foremost exponent of epic theater, a genre that emphasizes the sociopolitical context rather than the emotional content or aesthetics of the play.



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