WAS IST LOS? Cultural Highlights


EVENTS

May 11   CITY FEST
Kaiserslautern, Stadtpark
Live music, a kids’ rally through the park and culinary delights such as sausages, vegan options, coffee, cake, waffles and more await visitors of Kaiserslautern’s Stadtpark on May 11 from 11 a.m. A little plant market will be set up as well to decorate your balcony or garden. Admission is free. For more information go to militaryingermany.com/event/city

Kaiserslautern, Benefit Worship & Praise Encounter. May 10.
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Landstuhl, Castle Adventure Days. May 10 to 12. militaryingermany.com/event/castle-2
Meckenheim, Plant Market. May 11.
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Lachen-Speyerdorf, Wine Scenario. May 11. militaryingermany.com/event/scenario
Neustadt-Königsbach, May Fest beneath the Willow Trees. May 11 and 12.
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Kirchheimbolanden, May Market. May 12. militaryingermany.com/event/may-3
Haßloch, Wine Days. May 17 to 19.
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Kaiserslautern, Johann Willi Lehmann (1915-1985). Until June 2.
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Kaiserslautern, Exhibition: Labyrinth of Colors. Until July 27. militaryingermany.com/event/colors

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.
Zweibrücken, Schlossplatz. May 18,
8 a.m. to 5 p.m.


PERFORMING ARTS
BALLET / DANCE
Saarlaendisches Staatstheater
Saarbruecken, Schillerplatz 1:
For details, call 0681-3092-486 or visit
www.theater-saarbruecken.de.
Extravaganzas: State Ballet with choreographies by Celis, Dawson and Preljocaj. May 10, 7:30 p.m., May 19, 6 p.m. Tickets start at €20.
Pfalztheater Kaiserslautern
For details, call 0631-3675-209 or visit
www.pfalztheater.de
Othello. Choreographed by James Sutherland, based on the play by Shakespeare. May 10, 17, 25, June 21, 7:30 p.m. Tickets start at €18.

CONCERTS
Pfalztheater Kaiserslautern
For details, call 0631-3675-209 or visit
www.pfalztheater.de
4th Chamber Concert: Trilogy. May 12, 11 a.m. Tickets cost €12.
Children’s Chamber Concert. May 26, 11 a.m. Tickets cost €12.
Den Atelier Luxembourg
For details, visit www.denatelier.lu
Bonnie Tyler: Rock from the UK. May 19, 7 p.m. Tickets cost €49.
Alice in Chains: Rock from the US. May 31, 7 p.m. Tickets cost €47.
Fruchthalle Kaiserslautern
For tickets, call the tourist information office at 0631-365-2317.
Jazz Stage meets Jazz Guitar Masters. May 10, 8 p.m. Tickets cost €15.
The Golden Twenties: German Radio Philharmonic Orchestra. May 17, 8 p.m.
Tickets start at €17.
The Story of the Soldier: works by Igor Strawinski. May 19, 5 p.m. Tickets start at €14.
Unheard and Exciting: works by, Chopin, Debussy, Molinelli and more. May 24, 7:39 p.m. Tickets cost €12.
Ella & Louis Mannheim
For details, visit www.ellalouis.de
Classic affairs. May 13, 8 p.m. Tickets cost €16.
Antonio Garcia. May 16, 8 p.m. Tickets cost €16.
Flo & Fauna. May 17, 8 p.m. Tickets cost €16.
Johannes Enders Quartett. May 28, 8 p.m. Tickets cost €16.
Rosengarten Mannheim
For details, visit www.rosengarten-mannheim.de
Mannheim Master Concerts: 5th Symphony Concert. May 17, 7:30 p.m. Tickets start at €15.
Mannheim Philharmonics with Lars Vogt: 4th Orchestra Concert. May 19, 7 p.m.
Tickets start at €26.
Saarlaendisches Staatstheater
Saarbruecken, Schillerplatz 1:
For details, call 0681-3092-486 or visit
www.theater-saarbruecken.de.
7th Symphony Concert. May 19, 11 a.m. and 20, 8 p.m. Tickets start at €18.
9th Chamber Concert. June 2, 11 a.m.
Tickets cost €11.
Kammgarn Kaiserslautern
For details, visit www.kammgarn.de.
Lulu Weiss Ensemble: JazzSinti. May 14, 8 p.m. Tickets cost €18.
Nuit Spéciale: “Charles Aznavour”. May 18, 8 p.m. Tickets cost €17.
René Marik & The Sugar Horses: CountryWesternTexMex. May 28, 8 p.m. Tickets cost €17.
Grand Jam Experience: Jimi Hendrix Revisited. June 6, 8 p.m. Tickets cost €15.

MUSICALS / OPERA
Saarlaendisches Staatstheater
Saarbruecken, Schillerplatz 1:
For details, call 0681-3092-486 or visit
www.staatstheater.saarland.
Shakespeare in Love: play with music based on the screenplay by Marc Norman. May 30, 6 p.m. June 1, 13, 22 7: 30 p.m. Tickets start at €22.
My Fair Lady: a musical in German by Frederick Loewe. May 17, 7:30 p.m., 26, 6 p.m. Tickets start at €25.
Pfalztheater Kaiserslautern
For details, call 0631-3675-209 or visit
www.pfalztheater.de.
Cabaret: musical by John Kander and Fred Ebb. May 31, 7:30 p.m.
Rienzi: an opera by Richard Wagner. May 11, 19, June 2, 6 p.m. Tickets start at €18.

PLAYS
Saarlaendisches Staatstheater
Saarbruecken, Schillerplatz 1:
For details, call 0681-3092-486 or visit
www.staatstheater.saarland.
Your Fathers, Where are they? The Prophets, Do they Live Forever? Chamber play in German by Dave Eggers. May 19, 23, 8 p.m. Tickets cost €11.
Der Rosenkavalier: The Rose Cavalier, a comedy in German with music and German and French subtitles. May 11, June 12, 6:30 p.m., June 2, 20, 6 p.m. Tickets start at €20.
Werwolf: mythical grotesque. June 5, 19, 27, 7:30 p.m. Tickets cost €18.
I, Icon: a play based in German on Joan of Arc. May 11, 7:30 p.m. Tickets cost €11.
Pfalztheater Kaiserslautern
For details, call 0631-3675-209 or visit
www.pfalztheater.de.
Ein Volksfeind: State Enemy, a play in German by Henrik Ibsen. June 1, 14, 7:30 p.m. Tickets start at €12.
Mein ziemlich seltsamer Freund Walter: My very Weird Friend Walter, a play in German by Sibylle Berg. May 10, 16, 21, 23, 29, 8 p.m. Tickets cost €14.50.
Die Wiedervereinigung der beiden Koreas: The Reunion of the Two Koreas, in German. May 18, 22, 28, June 4, 7, 7:30 p.m. June 30, 6 p.m.
Das Wormser
For more information, visit www.das-wormser.de
Making Heroes: a comedy in German about the desire to have children. May 12, 8 p.m. Tickets start at €16.
Pumuckl Zieht das Große Los: a play with music for children. May 14, 8 p.m. Tickets start at €16.
English Theatre
Frankfurt, Gallusanlage 7
For more information, visit
www.english-theatre.org.
The Children: an eco-thriller by Lucy Kirkwood. May 17 to June 28. Performances are Tuesdays to Sundays, 7:30 p.m.; Sundays, 6 p.m. Tickets start at €31.

SPORTS
Handball: Rhein Neckar Löwen vs. Frisch Auf! Göppingen. May 23, 7 p.m. Tickets start at €10.
Handball: Rhein-Neckar Löwen vs. Die Eulen Ludwigshafen. May 29, 7 p.m. Tickets start at €10.