Was ist los? Aug. 17, 2018


 

Open Workshop

Aug. 19
Elmstein, Wappenschmiede
Wappenschmiede Elmstein, a 200-year-old blacksmith workshop, is opening their doors to demonstrate their craft to young and old visitors on August 19 from 11 a.m. Admission is free, donations are welcome. For more information go to militaryingermany.com/event/elmstein/all — Photo by Kolbakova Olga / Shutterstock.com

 

EVENTS

Kaiserslautern, Hofmann’s Ways: Art Exhibition: Until Sep. 9. militaryingermany.com/event/mpk


Diedesfeld, Weinkerwe: wine and family entertainment. Aug. 17 to 21.
militaryingermany.com/event/weinkerwe-2

Asselheim, wine fest: Aug. 17 to 21.
militaryingermany.com/event/asselheim

Neustadt-Lachen-Speyerdorf, Bauern-und Winzerkerwe: Aug. 17 to 21.
militaryingermany.com/event/lachen

Friedelsheim, Weinkerwe: Aug. 17 to 21. militaryingermany.com/event/friedelsheim

Erpolzheim, Weinkerwe: Aug. 17 to 21. militaryingermany.com/event/erpolzheim

Kaiserslautern Gartenschau, Kids Fest:
Aug. 19. militaryingermany.com/event/kids-2

Elmstein, Open Workshop: look behind the scenes of a blacksmith’s work. Aug. 19.
militaryingermany.com/event/elmstein

Zweibrücken, Game Fest: outdoor and indoor games. Aug. 19.
militaryingermany.com/event/play

Bad Dürkheim, Wine Hike: Aug. 25.
militaryingermany.com/event/walk

FLEA MARKETS

Zweibruecken, Schlossplatz, Aug. 18.

Kaiserslautern, GLOBUS, Aug. 19,
10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Bad Duerkheim, salt-works in Kurpark, Gutleutstrasse 46. Every Saturday,
9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Mainz, Uniparkplatz. Every Saturday,
7 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Performing arts

BALLET / DANCE

Das Wormser – Theater

Worms, Rathenaustraße 11

www.das-wormser.de

Snow White and the Seven Dwarves: ballet based on the fairytale by Brothers Grimm, in German. Sep. 28, 5 p.m. Tickets cost €10.

CONCERTS

Bremerhof Kaiserslautern

For details, visit www.bremerhof-kl.de

Funky B and the Kings of Shuffle: Blues, Jazz, Soul and Rock. Aug. 23, 7 p.m.
Admission is free.

Forty Eight: Beat, Rock and Blues. Aug. 30,
7 p.m. Admission is free.

New Music Day: young, regional talents.
Aug. 31, 7 p.m. Admission is free.

Tbilisser Platz Saarbrücken

Promenadenkonzert: Aug. 18, 8 p.m.
Admission is free.

KulturGUT Bechtolsheim

For details, visit www.daskulturgut.de

Don Ross: Fingerstyle from Canada. Sep. 29,
8 p.m. Tickets cost €16.

Volkspark Kaiserslautern

For details, visit www.kaiserslautern.de

Open Air Concert: Aug. 12, 26, Sep. 9, 11 a.m. Admission is free.

Den Atelier Luxembourg

For details, visit www.denatelier.lu

Alt-J: Indie Rock from the U.K. Aug. 20, 7 p.m. Tickets cost €46.

Thirty Seconds To Mars: Alternative Rock from the U.S. Sep. 6, p.m. Tickets cost €50.

Tom Grennan: Alternative Indie from the U.K. Sep. 23, 7 p.m. Tickets cost €23.

Kodaline: Alternative Indie Pop from Ireland. Oct. 5, 7 p.m. Tickets cost €30.

SWR Studio Kaiserslautern

For tickets, call the tourist information office at 0631-365-2317.

Rebellion and Romance: German Radio Philharmonic Orchestra. Sep. 13, 1 p.m. Tickets cost €13.

Fruchthalle Kaiserslautern

For tickets, call the tourist information office at 0631-365-2317.

German Radio Philharmonic Orchestra: Sep. 7, 8 p.m. Tickets start at €17.

Ella & Louis Mannheim

For details, visit www.ellalouis.de

Nils Wograms Nostalgia Trio: Jazz. Sep. 13, 8 p.m. Tickets cost €16.

Julia Biel: Folk, Pop and Jazz from the U.K. Sep. 14, 8 p.m. Tickets cost €28.

Thomas Siffling: Trumpet. Sep. 15, 8 p.m. Tickets cost €22.

Rosengarten Mannheim

For details, visit www.rosengarten-mannheim.de

Rea Garvey: Neon Tour. Sep. 12, 8 p.m.
Tickets start at €60.

Saarlaendisches Staatstheater

Saarbruecken, Schillerplatz 1:

For details, call 0681-3092-486 or visit

www.theater-saarbruecken.de.

Tubby The Tuba: a concert for children aged 5 and older. Aug. 25, 4 p.m. Tickets cost €11.

Kammgarn Kaiserslautern

For details, visit www.kammgarn.de.

Desasterkids: “Superhuman” metalcore.
Aug. 31, 8 p.m. Tickets cost €12.20.

Talking Horns: “Geschichten aus dem Blätterwald” jazz. Sep. 6, 8 p.m. Tickets cost €15.

De-Phazz: soul, Latin, jazz. Sep. 12, 8 p.m. Tickets cost €26.

Nuit de la Chanson: French music. Sep. 15,
8 p.m. Tickets cost €17.

MUSICALS / OPERA

Stadthalle Landstuhl

For details, visit www.stadthalle-landstuhl.de

Footloose: a musical in German with songs in English. Sep. 21, 7:30 p.m.
Tickets start at €23.

Pfalztheater Kaiserslautern

For details, call 0631-3675-209 or visit

www.pfalztheater.de

Lucia di Lammermoor: an opera by Gaetano Donizetti, in Italian. Sep. 16, 22, 26, 7:30 p.m.; Oct. 15, 3 p.m.; Nov. 26, Dec. 25, 6 p.m.
Tickets start at €21.

Saarlaendisches Staatstheater

Saarbruecken, Schillerplatz 1:

For details, call 0681-3092-486 or visit

www.theater-saarbruecken.de.

La Traviata: “Pretty Woman without a happy end” an opera in Italian with French and German subtitles. Aug. 26, Sep. 30, 6 p.m.;
Aug. 29, 7:30 p.m. Tickets start at €20.

West Side Story: an ocean of feelings by Stijn Celis. Sep. 8, 12, 29, 7:30 p.m.; Sep. 23, 6 p.m. Tickets start at €25.

PLAYS

Saarlaendisches Staatstheater

Saarbruecken, Schillerplatz 1:

For details, call 0681-3092-486 or visit

www.theater-saarbruecken.de.

Das Achte Leben: The Eight Life, a play in German based on the novel by Nino Haratischwili. Aug. 23, Sep. 8, 7:30 p.m.
Tickets cost €20.

Pfalztheater Kaiserslautern

For details, call 0631-3675-209 or visit

www.pfalztheater.de.

Die Nibelungen: a tragedy by Friedrich Hebbel, in German. Sep. 15, 22, 28, Oct. 2, 26, 7:30 p.m. Tickets start at €13.50.

English Theatre

Frankfurt, Gallusanlage 7

For more information, visit

www.english-theatre.org.

The Lion in Winter: a historical play by James Goldman featuring betrayal, treachery, adultery of the royal Plantagenet family of Britain. Aug. 31 to Oct. 18. Performances are Tuesdays to Sundays, 7:30 p.m.; Sundays, 6 p.m.
Tickets start at €31.

SPORTS

American Football: Frankfurt, Samsung Frankfurt Universe vs. Kirchdorf Wildcats.
Aug. 19, 3 p.m.

American Football: Saarbrücken, Saarland Hurricanes vs. Ravensburg Razorbacks.
Aug. 25, 5 p.m.