issue 168

These six German shows prove that Germans television is finally evolving, but are they good? more

Feb 23, 2018 1:15 PM , , , Film

New-wave Southern cuisine finally hits Berlin. How does the gussied-up soul food joint in P'Berg stack up? Jane Silver went to find out. more

Feb 23, 2018 12:00 PM Food & Drink

Danish writer Aske Hald Knudstrup attempts to get to the root of the GDR’s peculiar obsession with his country’s “Olsen Gang” comedies. more

Feb 22, 2018 1:00 PM Film

INTERVIEW! East London buzz band Superorganism finally emerges from the shadows. They'll be embarking on a long-awaited cross-continental tour, including a stop at Festsaal Kreuzberg on Feb 23. more

Feb 19, 2018 1:00 PM , Concerts & Parties

At the Komische Oper, Barrie Kosky’s German-language Fiddler on the Roof adaptation Anatevka shuns caricature for character. Catch it Feb 20-21. more

Feb 16, 2018 1:15 PM Theatre & Dance



The eighth Chor@Berlin celebrates choir music for singers and non-singers alike is back for four days at Radialsystem and Universität der Künste starting Feb 22. more

Feb 16, 2018 11:45 AM Concerts & Parties

We went to check out this Neukölln restaurant's revamp. The interior has a slightly more stylish vibe and the signature weekend "breakfast slam" remains, but it was the evening menu's overhaul that impressed us the most. more

Feb 15, 2018 12:45 PM Food & Drink

INTERVIEW! Lunch presents her own version of Carmen’s doomed love triangle at the Deutsche Oper’s Tischlerei space. more

Feb 15, 2018 12:00 PM Theatre & Dance

OUT NOW! more

Feb 15, 2018 11:00 AM Film

On February 15, the Berlin Film Festival’s 68th edition takes over the city for 10 days of movies, politics and glamour, bringing a splash of “carpet red” to our winter grey. Here’s our insider’s guide. more

Feb 14, 2018 1:45 PM Film

As if the Berlinale wasn’t enough to quell filmgoers’ appetites, Berlin Critics’ Week (Feb 14-22) returns with an uncompromising programme for serious cinephiles. more

Feb 8, 2018 1:15 PM Film

Put your gentrifying guilt aside and embed yourself in the Berlin-Bosphorus connection at the neighbourhood’s newest live music venue. An offshoot of the Istanbul alternative club Arkaoda opened on Karl-Marx-Platz in January. more

Feb 8, 2018 12:30 PM Insider Tips

Francoise Poilane investigated Italian dining as conceived by Russians, and found sensational open wines and the best sourdough in town. more

Feb 8, 2018 11:45 AM Food & Drink

OUT NOW! more

Feb 8, 2018 11:00 AM Film

INTERVIEW! Within 10 years, Maryanne Redpath has turned the Berlinale youth section Generation into one of the most popular strands of the festival, with a gem-packed programme of screenings for audiences of all ages. more

Feb 7, 2018 2:00 PM Film

Ready for the Berlinale? Here are the films that are competing for this year's queer film award. more

Feb 5, 2018 3:00 PM Film

Marianne Wex’s encyclopaedic analysis of manspreading is back through Feb 17 at Tanya Leighton. more

Feb 5, 2018 2:10 PM Art & Exhibitions

This month, curator Patricia Kamp presents Indian artist Bharti Kher’s first solo exhibition in Germany at Museum Frieder Burda, on through Feb 17. more

Feb 5, 2018 2:10 PM Art & Exhibitions

Ancient gadgetry is the best part of Martin-Gropius-Bau’s library-like new exhibition, "Jews, Christians and Muslims", on through Mar 4. more

Feb 5, 2018 2:00 PM Art & Exhibitions

Three painting exhibitions this month incorporate tech with a 1990s vibe, achieving vastly different results. Corinne Wasmuht’s at König Galerie ends February 25, so read on and then don't miss! more

Feb 5, 2018 1:45 PM Art & Exhibitions

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