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Bertolt Brecht, born Eugen Berthold Friedrich Brecht 10 February 1898 – 14 August 1956 was a German poet, playwright, and theatre director of the 20th century. He made contributions to dramaturgy and theatrical production, the latter through the tours undertaken by the Berliner Ensemble – the post-war theatre company operated by Brecht and his wife, long-time collaborator and actress Helene Weigel.