WAS IST LOS? Cultural Highlights


EVENTS

» Herxheim am Berg, Slaughter Fest ‘Schlachtfest’. Jan. 10. militaryingermany.com/event/fest

» Bad Dürkheim, Farmer’s Market. Jan. 11. militaryingermany.com/event/market

» Weisenheim, Mulled Wine Fair. Jan. 11 and 12. militaryingermany.com/event/fair


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

» Ramstein, Danceperados: Irish Dance. Jan. 29. militaryingermany.com/event/danceperados

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

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

» Kaiserslautern, Exhibition: Transforming Atlantis. Until Feb. 16. militaryingermany.com/event/atlantis

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


Exhibition: Veni, Vidi, Playmobil until Jan. 31
Bad Dürkheim, Stadtmuseum
Visit this creative exhibition of playmobil figurines in historic settings at Museumskeller Stadtmuseum Bad Duerkheim until January 31. The museum is open Tuesday through Sunday from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. Admission is free. For more information go to militaryingermany.com/event/veni

FLEA MARKETS

» Kaiserslautern, Pfalz-Center (Real) Parking Lot. Every Saturday, 7 a.m. to 4 p.m.

» Bad Dürkheim, 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

Pfalztheater Kaiserslautern

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

» Sacre: Dance inspired by “Le Sacre du Printemps”. Jan. 10, 15, 7:30 p.m.; Feb 16, 6 p.m.

 

Congress Center Ramstein

For details, visit www.congress-center-ramstein.de.

» Danceperados: “Whisky You Are The Devil” Irish Dance. Jan. 29, 8 p.m. Tickets start at €35.


CONCERTS

Saarlaendisches Staatstheater

Saarbruecken, 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.

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

» Bach to Bebop. Jan. 16, 8 p.m. Tickets start at €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.

» On the Wings of Songs. Feb. 6, 8 p.m. Tickets start at €14.50

» Beethoven Surprises. Feb. 13, 1 p.m. Tickets cost €14.

 

Ella & Louis Mannheim

For details, visit www.ellalouis.de

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

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

» New Jazz Voices Trio ft. Sarah Lipfert. Jan. 31, 8 p.m. Tickets cost €18.

» Koschitzki-Pereira Brazilian Blues. Feb. 3, 8 p.m. Tickets cost €18.

» Les Primitifs. Feb. 10, 8 p.m. Tickets cost €18.

» Martin Tingvall Solo, the new German piano star. Feb. 14, 8 p.m. Tickets cost €18.

 

Den Atelier Luxembourg

For details, visit www.denatelier.lu

» 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.

» MIKA. Jan. 29, 7 p.m. Tickets cost €46.

» Gauvain Sers: Singer Songwriter. Feb. 1, 7 p.m. Tickets cost €38.

» Stereophonics: Rock. Feb. 11, 7 p.m. Tickets cost €50.50.

» Mighty Oaks: Indie Folk. Feb. 21, 8 p.m. Tickets cost €30.

 

Garage Saarbruecken

For details, visit www.garage-sb.de

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

» Equilibrium: Renegades Tour 2020. Feb. 11, 6 p.m. Tickets start at €33.60.

» Nathan Gray & band + Special Guest. Feb. 25, 7 p.m. Tickets cost €30.

 

Kammgarn Kaiserslautern

For details, visit www.kammgarn.de

» Bernard Allison: Blues Songs from the Road. Jan. 16, 8 p.m. Tickets cost €24.

» Nuit de la Chanson. Feb. 1, 8 p.m. Tickets cost €18.

» Mother’s Cake: Toxic Brother Tour, Alternative Rock. Feb. 15, 8 p.m. Tickets cost €18.30.

 

Congress Center Ramstein

For details, visit www.congress-center-ramstein.de.

» New Year’s Concert: The Symphony Orchestra of the Kaiserslautern County. Jan. 19, 5 p.m. Tickets start at €26.30.


MUSICAL/OPERAS

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. Jan. 11, 7:30 p.m. Tickets start at €21.

» Marguerite: a musical in German by Michel Legrand. Jan. 12, Feb 16, 6 p.m.; Jan. 14, 18, 25, 7:30 p.m. Tickets start at €25.

» Don Carlos: opera by Giuseppe Verdi based on a drama by Schiller. Jan. 24, Feb. 1, 11, 15, 27, 7 p.m. Tickets start at €20.

 

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. Jan. 16, 23, 25, 8 p.m. Tickets cost €14.50.

» Die Fledermaus: The Bat, an opera by Johann Strauss. Jan. 17, 7:30 p.m. Tickets start at €21.

» Die Entfuehrung aus dem Serail: The Abduction from Serail, an opera for children based on music by Mozart. Jan. 11, 26, 3 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

Saarbruecken, Schillerplatz 1:

For details, call 0681-3092-486 or visit www.staatstheater.saarland.

» Kohlhaas- A Man for Every Crisis. A satire in German based on the novella by Heinrich von Kleist. Jan. 18, 24, 25, 31,  Feb. 7, 12, 7:30 p.m. Tickets cost €19.

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

 

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 February 9. Performances are Tuesdays to Sundays, 7:30 p.m.; Sundays, 6 p.m. Tickets start at €37.


SPORTS

Ice Hockey

SAP Arena

Mannheim, An der Arena 1

» Adler Mannheim vs. Grizzlys Wolfsburg. Jan. 12, 7 p.m. Tickets start at €15.

» Adler Mannheim vs. Augsburger Panther. Jan. 19, 2 p.m. Tickets start at €15.