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05/11/1898 Gerhart Hauptmann's "Führmann Henschell" premieres in Berlin

Drayman Henschel, also known as Carter Henschel, is a five-act naturalistic play by the German playwright Gerhart Hauptmann. Hauptmann began writing the play in 1897 and completed it the following year when it was also first published. It received its première in Berlin at the Deutsches Theater.