Case Study: Gustav Klimt, The Musical

The tumultuous life of virtuoso painter Gustav Klimt is being written into a musical. The womanizing Austrian Symbolist would have turned 150 years old this July; the musical, opening this September, is meant to be a celebration of his life and work. If you understand German, check out the trailer after the jump.

Gustav Klimt: Das Musical runs from September 1-October 7, 2012 at Vienna’s Künstlerhaus.

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