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List of Johann Wolfgang Goethe plays with descriptions, including any musicals by Johann Wolfgang Goethe, playwright. This Johann Wolfgang Goethe plays list includes promotional photos when available, as well as information about co-writers and Johann Wolfgang Goethe characters. This list of plays by Johann Wolfgang Goethe is listed alphabetically and includes art of the play's posters when available. List is made up of items like Faust and Faust: The First Part of the Tragedy. What plays did Johann Wolfgang Goethe write? All these, one-acts, musicals, or full-length plays are by Johann Wolfgang Goethe and can help you decide, "What are the best Johann Wolfgang Goethe plays?" (3 items)
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Faust: The First Part of the Tragedy is the first part of Goethe's Faust. It was first published in 1808. ...more on Wikipedia

Authors / Creators: Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

Characters: Faust, Mephistopheles, Wagner, Valentin, Marthe, + more

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Faust: The Second Part of the Tragedy

Faust: The Second Part of the Tragedy, is the second part of Goethe's Faust. It was published in 1832, the year of Goethe's death. Because of its complexity in form and content, it is usually not read in German schools, although the first part commonly is. It can be seen as one of the most difficult works of World literature, requiring an extensive knowledge of Greek mythology. Only part of Faust I is directly related to the legend of Johann Faust, which goes back at least to the beginning of 16th century. The "Gretchen"-plot, although now the most widely known episode of the Faust legend, was of Goethe's own invention. In Faust II, the legend already contained Faust's marriage with Helen ...more on Wikipedia

Authors / Creators: Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

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Torquato Tasso

Torquato Tasso is a play by the German dramatist Johann Wolfgang von Goethe about the sixteenth-century Italian poet, Torquato Tasso. The play was first started in Weimar in 1780 but most of it was written during his two years in Italy, between 1786 and 1788. He completed the play in 1790. ...more on Wikipedia

Authors / Creators: Johann Wolfgang von Goethe