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Today's International Women's Day! In honour of that here's the tale of Louise Schroeder, Berlin's only female mayor, and a question: why hasn’t a woman governed Berlin in the 65 years since? more

Mar 8, 2017 1:00 PM , People

Tanz im August: Nick Power workshop

At this years Tanz im August Nick Power has, besides presenting his hip hop performance Cypher, also taken the time to teach young Germans and refugees how to break dance. Nina Branner met him during the last rehearsals with the kids. more

Sep 6, 2016 2:45 PM The Berlin Blog

Tanz im August: Week in review: Kyle Abraham / Jaamil Olawale Kosoko / Nick Power / Mitkhal Alzghair / Meg Stuart

The summer dance fest's last stand of 2016. What did Nina Branner think of the last week? Read on and find out. more

Sep 6, 2016 11:00 AM The Berlin Blog

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"Under Influence" by Sidney Leoni. Photo by Thomas Cartron

Tanz im August: An interview with Sidney Leoni

Sidney Leoni on his new feature film: Under Influence. Leoni talks female idols, Scandinavian darkness, and the return to basic, human sensations. more

Aug 30, 2016 12:15 PM The Berlin Blog

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"AH|HA" by Voetvolk / Lisbeth Gruwez. Photo by Luc Depreitere

Tanz im August: Weekend in Review

Nina Branner gives us this weekend's low down of the goings on at Tanz im August. Branner was busy watching the new performance AH|HA, Sidney Leoni's feature film UNDER INFLUENCE, and Wang Ramirez' new performance EVERYNESS. Read on for more... more

Aug 30, 2016 12:00 PM The Berlin Blog

Tanz im August Blog: Welcome to the Blog

The summer fest for contemporary dance is kicking off the 12th of August and while it's got the moves on stage, we've got our own here on the site. Stage editor Lily Kelting and Nina Branner are your dance partners. Here's what to expect. more

Jul 22, 2016 1:00 PM , The Berlin Blog

Achtung Brecht and/or camping fans! From Jun 17-19, you can hitch a ride to the Kuhle Wampe campsite to spend the day immersed in an interactive, open-air play, based on Brecht's eponymous 1932 film, "Kuhle Wampe". No word on if s'mores are included. more

Jun 13, 2016 12:31 PM Stage

Hungry in the new sharing economy? From foraging to bartering, here are four ways to eat your way through the city – without feeding the capitalist beast. more

Jun 1, 2016 11:40 AM Food

The Sicilian culinary master dishes up restaurant tips and a courgette recipe you can try in your own kitchen. Meet him at his restaurant/pasta shop in Markthalle IX. more

Jun 1, 2016 2:45 AM Food

Twice a month, we shine a spotlight on our favourite chefs in the city. This time round it's the one of the inventors of the fun-to-say (and eat!) hybrid pastry Spluffin. more

May 17, 2016 10:15 AM Food

Twice a month, we shine a spotlight on our favourite chefs in the city. This time round it's one of the minds behind ayurvedic Schöneberg lunch spot Dabbawalla more

May 2, 2016 11:15 AM Food

HKW offers up another heady music programme exploring the roots of pop. Whether that's your bag or not, you've got to appreciate the line-up, including music legend Ebo Taylor. Check out the rest of our highlights and see for yourself Apr 28-May 1. more

Apr 26, 2016 12:00 PM Music & nightlife

Italian-American chef, caterer and longtime Berliner Suzy Fracassa provides her take on American lunch classics at her Weserstraße "showroom" Stella. more

Apr 13, 2016 2:00 PM Food

What's going on in the wild world of Arabic cinema right now? Find out at the Arabic Film Festival in cinemas around the city starting April 6 and running through April 13. more

Apr 4, 2016 5:00 PM , Film

Twice a month, we shine a spotlight on our favourite chefs in the city. This time round it's English/Irish expat Michael Kavanagh, the man behind all-day brunch joint Crunch Kantine. more

Apr 1, 2016 12:00 PM Food

INTERVIEW! Former schoolmates Anna Vinarsky and Ferdinand von Kalm talk about food trends, what Germans should know about chipotle chili and most importantly, their Mexican restaurant Chupenga, more

Mar 15, 2016 1:00 PM Food

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