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||November 5, 1990
||September 13, 1909
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RATE AND COMMENT
Fled Vienna when Nazis overran Austria
First major role as actor on Broadway, "King Lear"
Founded HB Playwrights Foundation
Frequently performed at the Salzberg Festival in Austria
Made stage acting debut in Vienna in "Don Carlos"
Was a member of the St. Gallen Repertory Theater in Switzerland
Directed American stage premiere of "Waiting For Godot"
Final film, "Target"
Had supporting role in "Cleopatra"
Joined the Volstheatre in Vienna
Became charter member of Actors Studio
Broadway debut in "From Vienna", performed by the Refugee Artists Group
Film acting debut, "Five Fingers"
Opened Herbert Berghof Studios, acting school in West Village section of Manhattan (now known as HB Studios)
Settled in New York