Find events happening in Berlin
Nov 27, 2015 6:00 PM
Leaving behind a small, eclectic collection of art following his tragic death last year at just 33, Claflin certainly left his mark on Berlin's art and nightlife scenes. This work features five video/performances, each for one sense. Through Dec 20.
Art & Exhibitions
Not for the faint of heart: in a seven-hour show, Volksbühne artistic director Frank Castorf tackles Fyodor Dostoyevsky’s final novel, a deeply philosophical drama couched in the guise of a crime story. German.
Theater & Dance
Nov 27, 2015 - Dec 5, 2015
Outside of Spain, Berlin boasts one of the liveliest flamenco scenes in Europe. This festival's roster includes some of Spain's top flamenco artists, including dancer Belén Maya, choreographer Rocío Molina and pianist Ariadna Castellanos.
Dance, Festivals & Fairs
Nov 27, 2015 - Dec 6, 2015
The independent festival returns with films from five continents, opening with Stéphane Brizé’s Cannes Best Actor winner The Measure of a Man.
Festivals & Fairs, Film
Nov 27, 2015 7:00 PM
Got a hankering after some real Texan BBQ? Adam Ramirez of The Pit restaurant's got you covered with this 'pop-up restaurant', serving a seven-course spread to 35 people a night, from dainty (well, Texas dainty) tapas to authentic Wagyu brisket.
Food & Drink
Nov 27, 2015 7:15 PM
As part of Berlin's Russian film week, this screening showcases five shorts by promising young graduates of Moscow educational project Kultbüro – from the five-minute "Hosen" to the half-hour "Abhauen (un)möglich". Russian with English subtitles.
Nov 27, 2015 8:00 PM
The daughter of celebrated postmodern novelist Paul Auster has forged rather a different artistic path (even if daddy did pen the lyrics for three songs on her debut album in 2005). Her latest, Dogs and Men, was released just last June.
Concerts & Live Music
Commissioned by the Science & Theatre Project, this new play by Robert Marc Friedman about Albert Einstein, Max Planck and Franz Kafka promises to dig into tough friendships and issues of scientific integrity at a politically tumultuous time.
The newest show by prolific German playwright Roland Schimmelpfennig centres on a well-to-do family dealing with the intrusion of a mysterious aesthete in their home. German with English surtitles.
Nov 27, 2015 9:00 PM
You can't help but admire the forthright name, but with a cause like this... Headed by up-and-coming Berlin musicians Dubais and Andreas Spechtl, the benefit concert's revenue will go to refugee aid organisations Woman in Exile and Citizen2Be.
Charity & Fundraisers, Concerts & Live Music
Nov 27, 2015 11:00 PM
The Reminder series exists to showcase international DJs who need reminding of, and with Kenny Dope, you'll have the chance to hear a master at work (or, at least, one half of Masters At Work). Support from Daniel W. Best, Tim Vitá and Jonathan Rau.
Parties & Clubs
Nov 28, 2015 2:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Organised by Märchenhütte, this market on the Lohmühleninsel boasts an appropriately fairy-tale atmosphere with music, dance and a variety of entertainment – including, of course, the Märchenhütte's own folk-tale reenactments.
Markets, Theater & Dance
Nov 28, 2015 7:00 PM
Nov 28, 2015 8:00 PM
For those who like their performances provocative: the controversially self-harming Petr Pavlensky discusses politically involved art with Philip Ruch of the Center for Political Beauty, a group known for holding funerals for killed refugees.
Festivals & Fairs, Politics & Activism, Theater & Dance
Nov 28, 2015 9:00 PM
Of a generation with bands like My Bloody Valentine, the English indie pop band have been re-going strong since their reformation in 2009 – Morrissey's a fan, so you can't go that wrong! Support by Michael Knight, and there's an after party to boot.
Nov 28, 2015 9:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Panel game show dissecting current events.
Nov 29, 2015 2:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Nov 29, 2015 4:00 PM
Nov 29, 2015 7:00 PM
After several solo projects by frontman Kele Okereke, Bloc may return with some new material this year. There is no release date yet, but this tour gives rise to hope.
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