WAS IST LOS? Cultural Highlights


Medieval Castle Fest Hardenburg

Sep. 21 & 22
Schloss- und Festungsruine Hardenburg
Visit Hardenburg’s medieval castle fest on September 21 and 22 for historical delicacies, spectacular performances, live music and a medieval market amongst many other attractions for all ages. Admission costs €3 per child and €7 per adult. Children shorter than the sword, 1m, get in for free. For more information go to militaryingermany.com/event/castle-2

EVENTS
Freinsheim, Culinary Wine Walk. Sept. 20 to 22. militaryingermany.com/event/walk
Kaiserslautern, Kids’ Fest. Sept. 21. militaryingermany.com/event/kids
Gerolsheim, Wine Kerwe. Sept. 20 to 23. militaryingermany.com/event/wine-7
Bad Duerkheim, New Wine at the Roman Vineyard. Until Sept. 22. militaryingermany.com/event/roman
Friedelsheim, Fountain Fest. Sept. 22. militaryingermany.com/event/fest-2
Kaiserslautern, Wild Park Fest. Sept. 22. militaryingermany.com/event/wild
Ellerstadt, Irish Evening. Sept. 26. militaryingermany.com/event/irish
Forbach, Cora. Wine Fair. Until Oct. 15. militaryingermany.com/event/wine-fair
Friedelsheim, Federweisser and Flammkuchen Weeks. Until Oct. 15. militaryingermany.com/event/feder
Kaiserslautern, Exhibition: LEGO. Until Oct. 31. militaryingermany.com/event/lego
Neustadt-Mussbach, Fest of the New Wine. Until Nov. 3. militaryingermany.com/event/new
Kaiserslautern, Exhibition: Eva Jospin, Forest Dreams. Until Jan. 12. militaryingermany.com/event/eva

FLEA MARKETS
Kaiserslautern, Pfalz-Center (Real) Parking Lot. Every Saturday, 7 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
Saarlaendisches Staatstheater
Saarbruecken, Schillerplatz 1:
For details, call 0681-3092-486 or visit www.staatstheater.saarland.
Cirque Bouffon: Lafolia, acrobatics, body art and music. Sept. 21, 22, 2:30 p.m.; Sept. 20, 7:30 p.m. Tickets start at €24.


CONCERTS
Saarlaendisches Staatstheater
Saarbruecken, Schillerplatz 1:
For details, call 0681-3092-486 or visit www.staatstheater.saarland.
1st Symphony Concert: Contradiction. Sept. 22, 11 a.m.; Sept. 23, 8 p.m. Tickets start at €18.
2nd Symphony Concert: Between Cultures. Nov. 3, 11 a.m.; Nov, 4, 8 p.m. Tickets start at €18.

Fruchthalle Kaiserslautern
For tickets, call the tourist information office at 0631-365-2317.
Jazz Stage: Jazz meets Ladino. Sept. 27, 8 p.m. Tickets cost €16.
German American Friendship Concert. Oct. 3, 8 p.m. Tickets are free but must be picked up at an earlier date.
In the Mood for the 40’s: Blue Note Big Band and The Rosevalley Sisters. Oct. 12, 8 p.m. Tickets cost €18.
Young Award Winners: works by Vivaldi, Haendel, Bach and more. Oct. 18, 8 p.m. Tickets cost €5.
Today is the Best Day: German Radio Philharmonic Orchestra Saarbruecken. Oct. 20, 5 p.m. Tickets start at €12.50.

Irish House Kaiserslautern
For details, visit www.irishhouse.kunstgriff-event.de
Hundred Seventy Split: 1969er TYA Woodstock-Song-Setlist. Oct 5, 9 p.m. Tickets cost €21.
New Jersey: Bon Jovi Tribute. Oct. 26, 9 p.m. Tickets cost €15.

Ella & Louis Mannheim
For details, visit www.ellalouis.de
Ralf Gustke Flying Days. Sept. 23, 8 p.m. Tickets cost €18.
Kicks’n Sticks – Big Band Classics. Sept. 24, 8 p.m. Tickets cost €18.
Sydney Ellis. Sept. 27, 8 p.m. Tickets cost €18.
Cecile Verny. Sept. 30, 8 p.m. Tickets cost €18.
Bastian Juette Quartett. Oct. 1, 8 p.m. Tickets cost €18.
Peter Protschka Quintet feat. Rick Margitza. Oct. 7, 8 p.m. Tickets cost €18.
Mareike Wiening New York Quintet feat. Rich Perry. Oct. 8, 8 p.m. Tickets cost €18.
Paulo Morello Sambop feat. Lula Galvao: Brazilian Jazz. Oct. 14, 8 p.m. Tickets cost €20.

Den Atelier Luxembourg
For details, visit www.denatelier.lu
Amanda Palmer: Singer Songwriter from the U.S. Sept. 27, 7 p.m. Tickets cost €31.
Milow: Pop Songwriter from Belgium. Sept. 29, 8 p.m. Tickets cost €34.
Blackbear: Singer Songwriter from the U.S. Oct.10, 7 p.m. Tickets cost €25.
James Morrison: Oct.14, 7 p.m. Tickets cost €44.

Garage Saarbruecken
For details, visit www.garage-sb.de
Wayne Hussey. Sept. 23, 7 p.m. Tickets cost €25.
Toy Dolls: 40th Anniversary Tour. Oct. 11, 8 p.m. Tickets cost €29.
Beyond the Black: Heart of the Hurricane European Tour. Oct. 16, 8 p.m. Tickets cost €35.

Kammgarn Kaiserslautern
For details, visit www.kammgarn.de
Vietnamese Culture Evening. Sept. 21, 7 p.m. Tickets cost €5.
Woods of Birnam: Grace Tour. Sept. 21, 8 p.m. Tickets cost €22.
Omer Klein Trio: ‘Radio Mediteran’ Tour. Oct. 9, 8 p.m. Tickets cost €20.
Winterstorm & Evertale: Medieval Power Metal. Oct. 11, 8 p.m. Tickets €20.50.

Saarlaendisches Staatstheater
Saarbruecken, Schillerplatz 1:
For details, call 0681-3092-486 or visit www.staatstheater.saarland.
Le Nozze Di Figaro: The Wedding of Figaro, an opera in Italian by W. A. Mozart. Sept. 29, Oct. 6, 6 p.m.; Sept. 21. Oct. 1, 7:30 p.m. Tickets start at €21.

Pfalztheater Kaiserslautern
For details, call 0631-3675-209 or visit www.pfalztheater.de.
Cabaret: musical by John Kander based on the narratives by Christopher Isherwood. Sept. 28, Oct. 19, 7:30 p.m. Tickets start at €21.
La Traviata: opera in Italian by Giuseppe Verdi, German subtitles. Oct. 2, 8, 11, 18, 7:30 p.m. Tickets start at €21.

PLAYS
Saarlaendisches Staatstheater
Saarbruecken, Schillerplatz 1:
For details, call 0681-3092-486 or visit www.staatstheater.saarland.
Hoffnung: “Hope” by Stijn Deville, a play in German. Sept. 21, 27, 7:30 p.m. Tickets cost €21.
Hexenjagd: “Witch Hunt” by Arthur Miller, a play in German. Sept. 27, Oct. 11, 19, 7:30 p.m. Tickets start at €15.
Animal Farm: a play in German based on the novel by George Orwell. Sept. 24, Oct. 5, 18, 8 p.m. Tickets cost €12.

Pfalztheater Kaiserslautern
For details, call 0631-3675-209 or visit www.pfalztheater.de.
Roberto Zucco: play in German by Bernard-Marie Koltes. Sept. 29, 6:30 p.m.; Oct. 5, 9, 17, 23, 30, 8 p.m. Tickets cost €14.50.
Mein ziemlich seltsamer Freund Walter: My Pretty Weird Friend Walter, a play for young people in German by Sibylle Berg. Oct. 26, Nov. 3, 3 p.m.; Oct. 28, 29, 11:30 a.m. Tickets cost €14.50.

English Theatre
Frankfurt, Gallusanlage 7
For more information, visit www.english-theatre.de.
One Flew Over The Cuckoo’s Nest: a comedy-drama in English by Dale Wasserman. Until Oct. 19. Performances are Tuesdays to Sundays, 7:30 p.m.; Sundays, 6 p.m. Tickets start at €31.

Sports
Ice Hockey: Adler Mannheim vs. Eisbaeren Berlin. Sept. 26, 7:30 p.m. Tickets start at €15.
Handball: Rhein-Neckar Loewen vs. Frisch Auf! Goeppingen. Oct. 2, 7 p.m. Tickets start at €10.