A German stage actor finds unexpected success and mixed blessings in the popularity of his performance in a Faustian play as the Nazis take power in pre-WWII Germany. As his associates and friends flee or are ground under by the Nazi terror, the popularity of his character supercedes his own existence until he finds that his best performance is keeping up appearances for his Nazi patrons. Written by
Keith Loh <firstname.lastname@example.org>
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What do they want from me now? After all, I am just an actor.
Featured in Zomergasten: Episode #5.1
Ich wollte, meine Liebe ergösse sich
Composed by Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy
Lyrics by Heinrich Heine
(as Heine) See more