Thaddädl

Definition

Theater

  • A stock figure in Viennese comedy. A ridiculous young man witha high voice, Thaddädl was created by the Austrian actor AntonHasenhut (1766 - 1841) and proved a great success in Kringsterner'sDer Zwirnhändler (1801). He did not retain his popularitybeyond the 1820s.
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