Professor Bernhardi

In Vienna in 1900, a distinguished Jewish doctor prevents a Catholic priest from administering last rites to a dying patient.

His actions provoke a political witch-hunt, leading to the professor's trial and imprisonment.

This new version of a play which had been unseen in London for over 70 years was produced for the stage by Dumbfounded Theatre Company in 2005 by National Theatre playwright Samuel Adamson.

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In Vienna in 1900, a distinguished Jewish doctor prevents a Catholic priest from administering last rites to a dying patient.

His actions provoke a political witch-hunt, leading to the professor's trial and imprisonment.

This new version of a play which had been unseen in London for over 70 years was produced for the stage by Dumbfounded Theatre Company in 2005 by National Theatre playwright Samuel Adamson.

2007012820080427

In Vienna in 1900, a distinguished Jewish doctor prevents a Catholic priest from administering last rites to a dying patient.

His actions provoke a political witch-hunt, leading to the professor's trial and imprisonment.

This new version of a play which had been unseen in London for over 70 years was produced for the stage by Dumbfounded Theatre Company in 2005 by National Theatre playwright Samuel Adamson.