Was ist Los? Cultural Highlights


Dec. 13-16
Landstuhl, City Center
The place in front of City Hall will be converted into a magical Christmas market again between Dec. 13 and 16. Several booths will sell festive decorations and culinary specialties. The little market is complemented by a musical stage for live entertainment, provided by groups and choirs from Landstuhl and surrounding civics. Admission is free. For more information, go to militaryingermany.com/event/landstuhl

EVENTS

» Zwebrücken, Christmas Market. Dec. 13 to 15. militaryingermany.com/event/market-4

» Haupstuhl, Christmas Market. Dec. 14 to 15. militaryingermany.com/event/hauptstuhl

» Bann, Christmas Market. Dec. 14 to 15. militaryingermany.com/event/bann


» Kaiserslautern, Culture Market. Until Dec. 22. militaryingermany.com/event/culture-2

» Kaiserslautern, Christmas Market. Until Dec. 23. militaryingermany.com/event/market-5

» Kaiserslautern, Exhibition: Eva Jospin, Forest Dreams. Until Jan. 12. militaryingermany.com/event/eva

» Bad Dürkheim, Exhibition: Veni, Vidi, Playmobil. Until Jan. 31. militaryingermany.com/event/veni

» Kaiserslautern, KL on Ice. Until Feb. 16. militaryingermany.com/event/ice

» Völklingen, Exhibition: Pharao Gold. Until April 2020. militaryingermany.com/event/gold


FLEA MARKETS

» Kaiserslautern, Pfalz-Center (Real) Parking Lot. Every Sat, 7 a.m. to 4 p.m.
» Bad Dürkheim, salt-works in Kurpark, Gutleutstrasse 46. Every Sat, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
» Mainz, Uniparkplatz. Every Sat, 7 a.m. to 1 p.m.


PERFORMING ARTS

BALLET / DANCE

Saarlaendisches Staatstheater
Saarbrücken, Schillerplatz 1:
For details, call 0681-3092-486 or visit www.staatstheater.saarland.

» Prometheus: ballet by Stijn Celis with music by Ludwig van Beethoven. Dec. 20, 27, 7:30 p.m. Tickets start at €21.

» We are Here: Choreography by Anna Kon-Jetzky. Dec. 15, 6 p.m. Tickets cost €19.


CONCERTS

Saarlaendisches Staatstheater
Saarbrücken, Schillerplatz 1:
For details, call 0681-3092-486 or visit www.staatstheater.saarland.

» The beginning of Eternity. Feb. 2, 11 a.m.; Feb. 3, 8 p.m. Tickets start at €18.

 

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

» Christmas and Evergreens: Heart Choir. Dec. 15, 5 p.m. Tickets cost €12.

» Terra Incognita mit Cello: German Radio Philharmonic Orchestra Saarbrücken. Dec. 19, 1 p.m. Tickets cost €14.

» I Want to Dance: German Radio Philharmonic Orchestra Saarbrücken. Dec. 31, 5 p.m. Tickets start at €34.

» Jazz Meets the Voice of Soul. Jan. 10, 8 p.m. Tickets cost €16.

» Bach to Bebop. Jan. 16, 8 p.m. Tickets cost €14.50.

» Lyrical in lust and suffering. Jan. 17, 7:30 p.m. Tickets cost €12.

» SWR Young Opera Stars 2020. Jan. 19, 5 p.m. Tickets start at €12.50.

» Untamed Joy. Jan. 24, 8 p.m. Tickets start at €17.50.

» Blue Beethoven. Jan. 31, 8 p.m. Tickets cost €18.

 

Ella & Louis Mannheim
For details, visit www.ellalouis.de

» Anke Helfrich Trio. Dec. 16, 8 p.m. Tickets cost €20.

» Landolf Trio. Dec. 17, 8 p.m. Tickets cost €18.

» Christoph Beck Quartett CD release. Jan. 7, 8 p.m. Tickets cost €18.

» Triosence. Jan. 10, 8 p.m. Tickets cost €26.

» Andre Weiss Trio ft. Ralph Moore. Jan. 20, 8 p.m. Tickets cost €18.

 

Den Atelier Luxembourg
For details, visit www.denatelier.lu

» Northlane: Metalcore from Australia. Dec. 19, 7 p.m. Tickets cost €27.

» Gashi: Hip Hop from the U.S. Dec. 20, 7 p.m. Tickets cost €27.

» SUM41: Indie Punk. Jan. 15, 7 p.m. Tickets start at €41.

» Arcadian: Pop. Jan. 18, 7 p.m. Tickets cost €31.80.

» Freya Ridings: Singer Songwriter. Jan. 27, 7 p.m. Tickets cost €30.

 

Garage Saarbrücken
For details, visit www.garage-sb.de

» Callejon: Special Guest Our Mirage. Dec. 29, 7:15 p.m. Tickets cost €30.

» Small State Reunion Tour. Jan. 10, 7 p.m. Tickets cost €13.

 

Kammgarn Kaiserslautern
For details, visit www.kammgarn.de

» Nuit de la Chanson: Dec. 13, 8 p.m. Tickets cost €20.

» FUSED: Rock Music at Kammgarn. Dec. 29, 8 p.m. Tickets cost €12.


MUSICALS / OPERAS

Saarlaendisches Staatstheater
Saarbrücken, 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. Dec. 13, Jan. 4, 9, 11, 7:30 p.m. Tickets start at €21.

» The Arab Princess or the Regifted Life, an opera based on an Arab Fairytale. Dec. 22, 29, 4 p.m. Tickets cost €12.

 

Congress Center Ramstein
For details, visit www.congress-center-ramstein.de

» Scrooge! A Christmas Carol Musical for the whole family in German. Dec. 18, 6 p.m. Tickets start at €25.

 

Pfalztheater Kaiserslautern
For details, call 0631-3675-209 or visit www.pfalztheater.de.

» Tell Me on a Sunday: musical in German by Andrew Lloyd Webber. Dec. 18, 8 p.m. Tickets cost €14.50.

» Die Fledermaus: The Bat, an opera by Johann Strauss. Dec. 21, 27, 31, 7:30 p.m. Tickets start at €21.

» Die Entführung aus dem Serail: The Abduction from Serail, an opera for children based on music by Mozart. Dec. 13, 19, 8 p.m. Tickets start at €7.

» Mazeppa: an opera in Russian with German subtitles by Peter I. Tschaikowski Jan. 25, 29; Feb. 1, 11, 21, 7:30 p.m. Tickets start at €18.


PLAYS

Saarlaendisches Staatstheater
Saarbrücken, Schillerplatz 1:
For details, call 0681-3092-486 or visit www.staatstheater.saarland.

» Animal Farm: a play in German based on the novel by George Orwell. Jan. 28, 8 p.m. Tickets cost €12.

» Hoffnung: Hope, a play in German based on Flemish tragedy by Stijn Devillé. Dec. 14, 7:30 p.m. Tickets cost €21.

» The Sorrows of Young Werther: a play based on the epistolary novel by Goethe in German. Dec. 31, 7:30 p.m. Tickets cost €21.

 

English Theatre
Frankfurt, Gallusanlage 7
For more information, visit www.english-theatre.de.

» Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street based on the musical by Christopher Bond, music and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim. Until Feb. 9. Performances are Tuesdays to Sundays, 7:30 p.m.; Sundays 6 p.m. Tickets start at €37.


SPORTS

» SAP Arena, Ice Hockey: Adler Mannheim vs. Schwenninger Wild Wings. Dec. 13, 7:30 p.m. Tickets start at €15.

» SAP Arena, Ice Hockey: Adler Mannheim vs. Straubing Tigers. Dec. 22, 4:30 p.m. Tickets start at €15.