As many of you are interested in our special weekend tips we extended our research to the upcoming week. Enjoy your weekend in Dresden and where ever you may travel to!
Saturday: Songwriter Christina Lux
Charismatic, deep and very characteristic is the music of the young guitarist Christina Lux. She creates touching moments and invites you diving out of the everyday into another world. Beginning: Saturday, 9 p.m. Admission: 14€/11€ (reduced). Location: Jazzclub Tonne, Königstraße 15.
Saturday: DEREVO – A Poetic Improvisation
“The most important aspect on stage is the human soul.” The Russian group creates a magic world due to the mixture of dance, theatre, pantomime and slapstick. With this variety, they could win prizes at festivals all over the world. Beginning: Saturday, 8.30 p.m. Admission: 14€/9€ (reduced). Location: . Location: Lingnerplatz 1, Tram: Lines 10, 13 Stop :Großer Garten / Deutsches Hygiene-Museum, Lines 1, 2, 4, 12 Stop: Deutsches Hygiene-Museum).
Saturday: All Ears
The performer Kate McIntosh circles between Live-Experiment and humorous, anecdotal entertainment. She invites her audience to be “all ears”, when the stage becomes to a transient lab for a series of unusual acoustic experiments. Beginning: Saturday, 8 p.m. Admission: 16€/6€ (reduced). Location: Societaetstheater, An der Dreikönigskirche 1a, TRAM: lines 3, 6, 7, 8, 11 stop „Albertplatz“, lines 4, 9 stop „Neustädter Markt“.
Saturday- Sunday: Rollercoaster Restaurant
Bright eyes and happy children – this is guaranteed by the “Rollercoaster Restaurant” in Dresden. Inside, there is a spectacular food-rollercoaster, which brings the dishes and amazes you and your kids. Opening hours: Monday-Sunday: 11a.m. – 11 p.m. Location: Rollercoaster Restaurant in the Kugelhaus next to the Hauptbahnhof (Dresden main station).
Saturday: Easter Market
A colorful market full of sustainable ideas for a wonderful Easter – the exhibitors present their lovingly made handwork, biological or regional products and tell about the production process. You will find vases, ceramic jewelry, individual presents and so on. Beginning: 9 a.m. Admission: 0€. Location: Haus der Presse, Ostra-Ufer 20, TRAM: lines 6, 11 stop „Kongresszentrum“.
Monday: Jazzfanatics at Scheune
Every Monday evening you can listen to great Jazz at the “Scheune” in Dresden Neustadt. For over five years now the Jazzfanatics Orchestra plays a wild mix of Mainstream, Bebop, Hardbop, Fusion and Funkjazz at the Scheune. While having a drink and chat you can listen to the band. Beginning: 09.00 p.m., Admission: free, Location: Alaunstraße 36-40, Tram: Lines 3,6,7,8,11 Stop: Albertplatz; Line 13 Stop: Görlitzer Straße.
Tuesday: Flowing Tide – Irish traditional music
If you like to listen to some handmade Irish Music, you should come to the pub „Stilbruch“ on Tuesday. There you can listen, dance or dream to instruments like the fiddle, flute, banjo or bagpipe.
Beginning: 08.30 p.m., Admission: free, Location: Böhmische Straße 30 , Tram: Lines 3,7,8 Stop: Albertplatz; Line 13 Stop: Görlitzer Straße, Line 6, 11 Stop Bautzner/Rothenburger Straße.
Tuesday-Sunday: International Short Film Festival Dresden
This is something for cineastes! Every year in April, the festival presents the best short films from around the world in Dresden. At various places in Dresden (e.g. Kleines Haus Theatre, Schauburg Cinema, Thalia Cinema) national and international short films are shown from the afternoon until the late evening. There are various categories and genres. You find more information about the program, locations and times on their English homepage (Link below). Admission: Single Ticket 7,5 Euro, 5-tickets 30 Euro, Wednesday every ticket only 5 Euro, Location: Various Locations in Dresden.
Thursday: Anna Ryaguzova – Young Master of Classic
A piano evening with Anna Ryaguzova promises much musical enjoyment. The young artist plays compositions of D. Scarlatti, Ludwig von Beethoven, Franz Liszt und Johannes Brahms. Beginning: 07.00 p.m., Admission: 20€ / red. 15 €, Location: Coselpalais, An der Frauenkirche 12, Tram: Line 1,2,4 Stop Altmarkt, Line 3,7,12 Stop Pirnaischer Platz.