Directed Richard Wagner
's "Lohengrin" for the Los Angeles Opera in September and October 2001.
1 Portrayal |
2 Interviews |
4 Articles |
1 Pictorial |
1 Magazine Cover Photo |
5' 11" (1.8 m)
Did You Know?
When asked by journalists in Vienna (his family's home) what I enjoy most about living and working in North America, I answered, "Freedom." The reporters told me, "We're sorry, Mr. Schell; but it needs to be something else, because we can't print that." So I rest my case.
Had appeared in the Old Vic's early 2006 production of the Arthur Miller
play "Resurrection Blues", which was directed by Robert Altman
in his London theatrical debut, The play was widely panned by critics, partly due to the divergent acting styles of the eclectic cast assembled by Altman, which included the urbane Englishman James Fox
playing the intellectual cousin of Schell's Germanic dictator.