The double delight of 'Grand Hotel'

Stage Apr 26, 2016

The double delight of 'Grand Hotel'

by Nobuko Tanaka

It started life in 1929 as "Menschen im Hotel" ("People in the Hotel"), the first novel by Austrian writer Vicki Baum, but its storyline — set in the Grand Hotel in Berlin in 1928 — first became widely known through 1932's Oscar-winning film "Grand ...