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The five parts of the new Berlin opera "Der Sieg über die Sonne", sprawled over five locations, takes inspiration from the 1913 Russian futurists. While it's also a battle of patience, it's still a spectacle to behold. Catch it through Oct 20. more

Oct 18, 2013 11:30 AM Stage

Ambient, discordant music and the macabre source material from recently deceased author Iain Banks makes for a compelling piece of contemporary opera in Ben Frost's "The Wasp Factory". more

Sep 29, 2013 4:00 PM Stage

On April 30, Adolf Hitler took cyanide with his wife Eva Braun and shot himself through the head in his Führerbunker in Berlin. Was this a suicide or an elaborate hoax? more

Apr 21, 2011 9:00 AM Features 5 Comments

Interview: Mathias Bröckers. In the wake of 9/11, Bröckers attracted public attention with his columns for the webzine Telepolis, which formed the basis for his 2002 bestseller. more

Apr 18, 2011 9:00 AM Features

Interview: Keith Hennessy. Hennessy muses about involving the audience instead of alienating them, the similarities between Justin Bieber and corn syrup and what ‘queer’ means today. more

Apr 11, 2011 9:00 AM Stage

A wild ride through the streets of Madrid accompanied by two young children, a bottle of Glenfiddich and philosopher Peter Sloterdijk – Rodrigo García's play is fun and freaky. more

Mar 7, 2011 8:00 AM Stage

Clad in latex body suits, dance stalwarts Two Fish take the stage with their latest show Halt mir meinen Platz frei bis ich anders da wieder bin. Then rock outfit Formelwesen's animated puppet steals the show. more

Mar 7, 2011 3:00 AM Stage

Theatermär's charming adaptation of Jutta Bauer's classic children's tale The Queen of Colours won't have you seeing red or feeling blue. more

Mar 3, 2011 9:00 AM Stage

English Theatre Berlin's production of An Experiment with an Air Pump tackles delicate issues of exploiting human life – and death – for scientific purposes, but the ideas outweigh the drama. more

Feb 14, 2011 4:00 AM Stage

In Ferienlager – die 3. Generation, 10 Turkish teenagers (or should that be German teenagers of Turkish descent?) tackle complicated issues well, even if not quite well enough. more

Feb 3, 2011 9:00 AM Stage

Masks, strange noises, dancers and crazed interior designers. An eclectic clique collaborate for Neurospasta, Dis-play's showcase of digital artists from the Canary Islands. more

Jan 27, 2011 9:00 AM Art

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