Hollaender, Felix

WRITER, CRITIC, DIRECTOR (GERMANY)
BORN 1 Nov 1867, Leobschütz - DIED 29 May 1931, Berlin
GRAVE LOCATION Berlin: Friedhof Heerstrasse, Trahkener Allee 1, Charlottenburg-Wilmersdorf (Feld 3-b-29/30)

Felix Hollaender studied German Language and Philosophy. In 1894 he came to Berlin, where he worked as a theatre critic for the Berliner Wochenzeitung (1896-1898) and for Die Welt am Montag.

In 1902 he was engaged as a dramatist at the Deutschen Theater. From 1904 he worked as a director for Max Reinhardt. From 1920 until 1924 he was the manager of the three Reinhardt stages. Hollaender was the author of plays and novels.

Work: "Unser Haus" (1911, novel); "Lebendiges Theater, eine Berliner Dramaturgie" (1932).

Related persons
• knew Mehring, Walter
• worked for Reinhardt, Max

Sources
• Hammer, Klaus, Historische Friedhöfe & Grabmäler in Berlin, Stattbuch Verlag, Berlin, 1994
• Mende, Hans-Jürgen, Lexicon Berliner Grabstätten, Haude & Spener, 2005

Images

The grave of Felix Hollaender at the Friedhof Heerstrasse, Berlin.
Picture by Androom (28 Mar 2007)

 


Holländer, Friedrich

Published: 17 Jun 2007
Last update: 17 Jun 2007