Tips for the upcoming week
(22 – 28 June 2017)

Thursday, 22 June 2017: Last Dance at the Theatre (Party) As the summer is finally here, the theatre season is coming to an end. To celebrate this, the Staatsschauspiel is having their traditional ‘Kehraus’ or last dance. So enjoy the evening with great music and dance and celebrate with the ensemble on the stage. Beginning: 9 p.m.; Admission: €5; How to get there: Staatsschauspiel Dresden, Theaterstr. 2, 01067 Dresden, TRAM 1, 2, 4, 8, 9, 11, 12, BUS 94 ‘Postplatz‘ stop. More information: www.staatsschauspiel-dresden.de/spielplan/spielplan/kehraus/beschreibung   Friday, 23 June 2017: DuBras in Concert (Brazilian music) This Brazilian band will bring your […]

Tips for the upcoming week
(15 – 21 June 2017)

Thursday, 15 June 2017: UniVERSE by Claire Murphy (storytelling) A mathematician finds a gift from a god. Blacksmiths beat out the music of the spheres. And why are there turtles everywhere? Where does myth meet science? Is it only in the middle of the night when we half wake and half sleep? In this timeless place of wonder and insight, time stretches and a fissure opens that builds a dream bridge between many worlds… Performance storyteller Clare Murphy dances into this liminal space; merging myth, deities, science and a hefty amount of turtle, in a playful exploration of the beginnings […]

Tips for the upcoming week
(08 – 14 June 2017)

Early bird announcement: Bunte Republik Neustadt (street festival) from 16 – 18 June 2017 Since more than 20 years already there is this one big event happening every June in Dresden Neustadt. During one weekend the life is turned upside down and you put your daily life on the street together with your couch. Everyone is on their feet and explores the different bands, which are playing at each corner or on of the many food booths. Also in Alaunpark, there are lots of people gathering and enjoying the nice weather with their friends and families. In the evening, it’s […]

Tips for the upcoming week
(02 – 07 June 2017)

Friday, 02 June 2017: Italy goes Brazil (Jazz concert) There is a new live music bar in town and you should check it out. As it has only 40 seats, it feels like sipping cocktails and enjoying great music –  in your own living room.  This Friday, you will listen the great rhythms Latin music, and especially its blues sounds from there, are known for. Beginning: 9 p.m; Admission:free; How to get there: Jam Bar by S.K.Y., Kleine Brüdergasse 3, 01067 Dresden;  TRAM 1,2,4,8,9,10,11 ‘Postplatz’ stop. More information: www.jambarbysky.com   Saturday, 03 June 2017: 11. Symphony (Classical concert) Mahler’s fascination […]

Tips for the upcoming week
(25 – 31 May 2017)

Thursday, 25 May 2017: International Blues- and Rock Festival Altenzella  – Bank Holiday – Stay out of labs :) The Altzella Blues and Rock Festival is Germany’s most comfortable, most relaxing and most authentic blues festival. It’s an event you shouldn’t miss by any means. The venue is located amidst the remains of the ancient monastery “Altzella” and on the grounds around the old walls. While relaxing under the blue sky or snug in their festival tent, you can listen to the sounds of good old Delta Blues as well as to more modern sounds. They definitely have a great […]

Tips for the upcoming week
18 May – 24 May 2017

  Thursday, 18 May:  Wonderful Town (operette) The musical of Leonard Bernstein is about the story of two sisters coming from a really small town who move to New York to find a good job. Through their story, you will feel the spirit of the magic metropolis. The city that never sleeps offers many possibilities to people from different countries and the chance to develop new perspectives. For the music, Bernstein mixes sounds of the swing-era and his personal idea of symphonic metropolis. A really worthwhile occasion to discover the incredible city of New York through an entertaining story and […]

Tips for the upcoming week
11 – 17 May 2017

Thursday, 11 May: Music to fall in love (music in Russian language) The protagonist is the Express-Band. They can be very versatile: you can hear them playing jazz music, chamber orchestra, or you can see them performing with singers or with dancers. The founder and leader of the band is Alexander Hofmann, a talented composer, director, musician and scriptwriter. The band has already performed in many occasions and they often accompany the Music theater Expression. This time the concert will be in Russian language…aren´t you curious? Beginning: 7 p.m.; Admission: €10, reduced tickets €8; How to get there: Theaterhaus Rudi, […]

Tips for the upcoming week
4 May – 10 May 2017

  Thursday, 4 May: Cello Duello (concert) The cellists Jens Peter Maintz and Wolfgang Emanuel Schmidt will delight you with their musical talent. Their full program consists of music from J. Haydn, S.N. Eichberg, A.-F. Servais, D. Popper and N. Paganini. The press praises Cello Duello as “artistic pleasure”, so don’t miss the chance to hear them live and enjoy an incredible concert! Beginning: 8 p.m.; Admission: tickets available from €15 to €35; How to get there: Schloss Albrechtsberg, Kronensaal, Bautzner Straße 130, 01099 Dresden; TRAM 11 “Elbschlösser” stop. More information: www.moritzburgfestival.de/de/meisterkonzerte-programm-und-tickets.html   Friday, 5 May: Open Workshop (children activity) […]

Tips for the upcoming week
27 April – 3 May 2017

  Thursday, 27 April: 2001 – A Space Odyssey (Original with subtitles) Kino im Kasten offers the possibility to watch one of the films that really has to be seen! The epic science-fiction film produced and directed by Stanley Kubrick, the story of a voyage to Jupiter with the sentient computer Hal that hides much deeper reflections on the human evolution. Images of this incredible space flight and soundtracks will bring you in another dimension. A must if you still haven’t seen it and a good chance to re-watch it if you already have! Beginning: 8.30 p.m.; Admission: €4, reduced […]

Tips for the upcoming week
20 April – 26 April 2017

Thursday, 20 April: Dancetea with Sugar (party) DJ Spanky (Club Zooma / MLR Crew) & Friends offer you an All-Inclusive-Paket: all the music that you need, from indie to Rock’n Roll with 60s and 70s sounds. The perfect evening for all those who want to move their body, dance like crazy and have fun! Don´t need to wait until the weekend for a great party, you will surely appreciate the music and get involved by the rythm! Beginning: 11 p.m.; Admission: free; How to get there: The Groove Station, Katharinenstrasse 11-13, 01099 Dresden; TRAM 7,8 “Louisenstrasse” or 13 “Görlitzer Strasse […]