Barbara Brecht-Schall


Age: 84

Summary: German actress, daughter and principal heir of playwright Bertolt Brecht (who wrote the book for Kurt Weill's 1928 musical Threepenny Opera, among other works) who was an actress from 1951 to 1972 with the Berliner Ensemble that was founded by her late father but who also was administrator of his estate and guardian of his legacy, and whose husband Ekkehard Schall (d. 2005) was a stalwart of the Berliner Ensemble.

Cause of Death: Not released

Born: October 28, 1930

Died: August 31, 2015

Berlin, Germany