überbrettl

Definition

Theater

  • A type of Cabaret venue in early 20th-century Germany. The first überbrettl (literally, 'super-gaff') was the Bunte Bühne ('Motley Stage'), which was opened in 1901 by Baron Ernst von Wolzogen and Otto Julius Bierbaum. The Bunte Bühne is usually considered the first modern cabaret.
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