Jörg Schröder as prosecutor (center) on the occasion of a rehearsal for "Der Panne" by Friedrich Dürrenmatt in October 2010. (Image: Keystone)
Actor Jörg Schröder is dead. For many years he was a member of the ensemble at Theater Basel.
Jörg Schröder died on February 6 in Basel at the age of 74, as Theater Basel announced on Monday. Schröder was born in 1944. He graduated from the drama school Hamburg. From 1985 to 1993 and from 1998 to 2012 he was a member of the ensemble at Theater Basel.
He appeared here in "Faust", "Marriage Pictures" by Ingmar Bergman, "Romeo and Juliet", "Hamlet", "The Breakdown" and "Greed" by Sarah Kane. In Werner Düggelin's Basel production "Waiting for Godot" Schröder played Pozzo.