Benno Besson (born René-Benjamin Besson; 4 November 1922 in Yverdon-les-Bains; died 23 February 2006 in Berlin, Germany) was a Swiss actor and director. He had great success as director at Volksbühne Berlin, Deutsches Theater and Berliner Ensemble in East-Berlin, where he went by an invitation of Bertolt Brecht in 1949. Some of his acquainted stagings were "The Dragon" by Jewgenij Schwarz, so that he travelled with Deutsches Theater all-around Europe and Asia (also in Japan), and "Der Frieden" (Aristophanes edited by Peter Hacks). He became the Intendant at Volksbühne in the 1960s and worked often with Heiner Müller. In his plays, he worked amongst others with the popular actors Fred Düren, Eberhard Esche and Ursula Karusseit.

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  • Benno Besson (* 4. November 1922 in Yverdon; † 23. Februar 2006 in Berlin; eigentlich René-Benjamin Besson) war ein Schweizer Schauspieler, Regisseur und Theaterleiter. (de)
  • Benno Besson, né le 4 novembre 1922 à Yverdon-les-Bains et mort le 23 février 2006 à Berlin, est un acteur et metteur en scène suisse. (fr)
  • Benno Besson (René Benjamin Besson) (Yverdon-les-Bains, Suiza; 4 de noviembre de 1922 - Berlín, Alemania, 23 de febrero de 2006) fue un actor y director de teatro y cine suizo. (es)
  • Benno Besson (born René-Benjamin Besson; 4 November 1922 in Yverdon-les-Bains; died 23 February 2006 in Berlin, Germany) was a Swiss actor and director. He had great success as director at Volksbühne Berlin, Deutsches Theater and Berliner Ensemble in East-Berlin, where he went by an invitation of Bertolt Brecht in 1949. Some of his acquainted stagings were "The Dragon" by Jewgenij Schwarz, so that he travelled with Deutsches Theater all-around Europe and Asia (also in Japan), and "Der Frieden" (Aristophanes edited by Peter Hacks). He became the Intendant at Volksbühne in the 1960s and worked often with Heiner Müller. In his plays, he worked amongst others with the popular actors Fred Düren, Eberhard Esche and Ursula Karusseit. He was the father of six children, one of them is the popular German actress Katharina Thalbach. (en)
  • Бенно Бессон (фр. Benno Besson, настоящее имя — фр. René-Benjamin Besson; 1 ноября 1922, Ивердон-Ле-Бен, — 23 февраля 2006, Берлин) — швейцарский и немецкий актёр и театральный режиссёр. (ru)
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  • Benno Besson (* 4. November 1922 in Yverdon; † 23. Februar 2006 in Berlin; eigentlich René-Benjamin Besson) war ein Schweizer Schauspieler, Regisseur und Theaterleiter. (de)
  • Benno Besson, né le 4 novembre 1922 à Yverdon-les-Bains et mort le 23 février 2006 à Berlin, est un acteur et metteur en scène suisse. (fr)
  • Benno Besson (René Benjamin Besson) (Yverdon-les-Bains, Suiza; 4 de noviembre de 1922 - Berlín, Alemania, 23 de febrero de 2006) fue un actor y director de teatro y cine suizo. (es)
  • Бенно Бессон (фр. Benno Besson, настоящее имя — фр. René-Benjamin Besson; 1 ноября 1922, Ивердон-Ле-Бен, — 23 февраля 2006, Берлин) — швейцарский и немецкий актёр и театральный режиссёр. (ru)
  • Benno Besson (born René-Benjamin Besson; 4 November 1922 in Yverdon-les-Bains; died 23 February 2006 in Berlin, Germany) was a Swiss actor and director. He had great success as director at Volksbühne Berlin, Deutsches Theater and Berliner Ensemble in East-Berlin, where he went by an invitation of Bertolt Brecht in 1949. Some of his acquainted stagings were "The Dragon" by Jewgenij Schwarz, so that he travelled with Deutsches Theater all-around Europe and Asia (also in Japan), and "Der Frieden" (Aristophanes edited by Peter Hacks). He became the Intendant at Volksbühne in the 1960s and worked often with Heiner Müller. In his plays, he worked amongst others with the popular actors Fred Düren, Eberhard Esche and Ursula Karusseit. (en)
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  • Benno Besson (de)
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  • Бессон, Бенно (ru)
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