Deutsches Schauspielhaus
The Deutsches Schauspielhaus is a theatre in the St. Georg quarter of the city of Hamburg, Germany. With a capacity for 1192 spectators, it places it as Germany's largest theatre. It was established in 1901 by the renowned stage actress Franziska Ellmenreich.

Theatre managers

Notable actors
Marco Albrecht, Ingrid Andree, Maria Becker, Ortrud Beginnen, Ehmi Bessel, Christa Berndl, Josef Bierbichler, Charles Brauer, Marion Breckwoldt, Ella Büchi, Max Eckard, Franziska Ellmenreich, Judith Engel, Sebastian Fischer, Elisabeth Flickenschildt, Uwe Friedrichsen, Francis Fulton-Smith, Ute Hannig, Werner Hinz, Hanne Hiob, Jutta Hoffmann, Pola Kinski, Gustav Knuth, Felix Kramer, Werner Krauß, Richard Lauffen, Ruth Leuwerik, Erwin Linder, Susanne Lothar, Eduard Marks, Eva Mattes, Kyra Mladek, Magdalena Montezuma, Bernd Moss, Dietmar Mues, Ruth Niehaus, Joseph Offenbach, Michael Prelle, Tilo Prückner, Wiebke Puls, Will Quadflieg, Hans Quest, Heinz Reincke, Hermann Schomberg, Annemarie Schradiek, Jana Schulz, Monique Schwitter, Tristan Seith, Cathrin Striebeck, Solveig Thomas, Andreas Tobias, Daniel Wahl, Anne Weber, Laura de Weck, Antje Weisgerber, Ulrich Wildgruber, Maria Wimmer, Michael Wittenborn, Samuel Weiss, Rosel Zech.

Notable directors
Jan Bosse, Frank Castorf, Roberto Ciulli, Jürgen Fehling, Dieter Giesing, Heiner Goebbels, Gustaf Gründgens, Sebastian Hartmann, Ulrich Heising, Karin Henkel, Hanne Hiob, Ivo van Hove, Bruno Klimek, Jacqueline Kornmüller, Johann Kresnik, Franz Xaver Kroetz, Michel Laub, Ingrid Lausund, Jan Lauwers, Albert Lippert, Christoph Marthaler, Wilfried Minks, Egon Monk, Christian Pade, Claus Peymann, René Pollesch, Stefan Pucher, Ute Rauwald, Rimini Protokoll, Werner Schroeter, Anselm Weber, Jossi Wieler, Peter Zadek.

Year Theatre managers 1901”“1910 Alfred Freiherr von Berger 1910”“1913 Carl Hagemann 1913”“1918 Max Grube 1918”“1926 Paul Eger 1926”“1928 Ernst Ziegel 1928”“1932 Hermann Röbbeling 1932”“1945 Karl Wüstenhagen 1945”“1946 Rudolf Külus 1946”“1948 Arthur Hellmer 1948”“1955 Albert Lippert 1955”“1963 Gustaf Gründgens 1963”“1968 Oscar Fritz Schuh 1968 Egon Monk 1968”“1969 Gerhard Hirsch 1969”“1970 Hans Lietzau 1970”“1971 Rolf Liebermann 1972”“1979 Ivan Nagel 1979”“1980 Günter König and Rolf Mares 1980”“1985 Niels-Peter Rudolph 1985”“1989 Peter Zadek 1989”“1991 Michael Bogdanov 1991”“1993 Gerd Schlesselmann 1993”“2000 Frank Baumbauer 2000”“2005 Tom Stromberg 2005”“2010 Friedrich Schirmer since 2010 Jack F. Kurfess (acting) from 2013 Karin Beier