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Aug 28, 2016 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Take a late summer stroll along the Landwehrkanal to Kreuzkölln's favourite Sunday flea market. Stop by Exberliner's table for some freebies!
Aug 27, 2016 - Aug 28, 2016
End your August with a bit of the spirit of the 1930s (the good parts) a la swing choreographed by Volker Eisenach as part of the Swing Kids series.
Aug 29, 2016 8:30 PM
Prolific black, lesbian writer Audre Lorde called Berlin home from 1984 to 1992. Find out how the city informed the radical feminist's life in Dagmar Schultz's fascinating documentary.
Aug 27, 2016 - Aug 29, 2016
If Tanz in August isn't enough for you don't forget that Tanznacht Berlin, sponsored by Uferstudios in Wedding, is running alongside it.
Aug 30, 2016 7:00 PM
Deborah Hay, who co-founded the Judson Dance Theater in New York in the 1960s and remains active as a dancer, choreographer, writer and experimental thinker, breaks her "no music" principle to work with Laurie Anderson.
Theater & Dance
"Hip hop meets ballet" doesn't usually bode well, but Kyle Abraham pulls it off with Pavement, a Boyz in the Hood inspired evening exploring black male friendship and Abraham's own history through a range of dance idioms.
Aug 30, 2016 8:00 PM
Nordic by Nature and the Swedish Bildungsinstitut Sensus invite us to free Scandi-pop sets by Red Mecca, Khoe and Julia cara.
Concerts & Live Music
Did you catch Donita, Suzy, Jennifer and Dee when they opened for Slash last year? Probably not. Now's your chance to see the legendary rockers properly: And for the first time headlining on stage for over a decade.
Aug 30, 2016 8:30 PM
Set in the 1950s, a drama about an intimate relationship between two women. English with German subtitles.
Aug 31, 2016
Music Board-funded, industry-focussed Pop-Kultur spreads across Neukolln for its second edition. Those not in the biz will still be treated to an eclectic array of live shows, DJ sets and talks. Various locations.
Concerts & Live Music, Festivals & Fairs
Think of it like an advent calendar of independent art: Every day for the whole month of August, a different exhibit in a different space around the city, from Agora to Kreuzberg Pavillon, opens for only 24 hours.
Art & Exhibitions
Aug 31, 2016 7:00 PM
Sep 1, 2016
Taking over Maze, Schwuz and Schwarzer Kanal, this multi-day festival highlights non-white and queer music heritage with film screenings, workshops and performances by curator Sky Deep, Perera Elsewhere, Valerie Renay, Ahmad Larnes and more.
Sep 1, 2016 10:00 PM - 11:59 PM
The Neukölln-centred music showcase puts on a danceable night to remember at Schwuz, featuring the always-eclectic Liars, synth-popper Aice Cohen, Berlin's own Tellavision and many more.
Sep 2, 2016
This year's Berlin Musikfest showcases the power of percussion in orchestral settings; whilst also alongside this paying homage to the silver screen. See website for full listings of venues and events.
Aug 24, 2016 - Aug 28, 2016
If you dig more intellectually challenging entertainment, Berlin Atonal has the right programme for you with Death in Vegas at the helm.
Sep 2, 2016 7:00 PM
Die Krupps have just re-released a newly recorded version of their masterpiece, Stahlwerksinfonie under the name Stahlwerkrequiem. The well-engineered 30-minute piece certainly has it's charm, and seeing it live will no doubt be a blast.
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