Playing at the Ehemaliges Stummfilmkino Delphi on October 27 and 29 at 8pm, "The Journey/Drom" turns the Balkan migration crisis into a live talk show. Don't miss! more

Oct 24, 2016 1:00 PM Stage

Mix a little Israel into your Berlin at the ID Festival at Radialsystem V: the annual festival showcasing German artists with an Israeli background, on from Oct 21 to 23. Read our picks and then check it out for yourself. more

Oct 17, 2016 2:30 PM Stage

This month, we take on the elephant (and donkey) in the room: Are any Berliners voting for Trump? How much do you know about the US presidential candidates? What's the impact of the American occupation of Berlin today? And more... more

Sep 30, 2016 2:00 PM Features

INTERVIEW. Israelis have a voice here, but Palestinians, not so much. Curators of "After the Last Sky" Anna-Esther Younes and Pary El-Qualqili aim to change that with their fest at Ballhaus Naunynstraße starting Sep 9. more

Sep 5, 2016 4:00 PM Stage

Welcome to Polski Berlin! Our September issue is all about Berlin's Polish people and places – and a road trip to Wroclaw. Plus an interview with novelist Boualem Sansal about his dystopian vision of Islam, the month's can't-miss events and more! more

Aug 31, 2016 12:00 PM Features

Tanz im August: Weekend in review

Lily Kelting stopped in to give an exhaustive account of the first weekend of TiA. What did she see? "SUNNY", "MDLSX", "Monument 0.1: Valda and Gus", "32 Rue Vandenbranden" and some heavy metal schoolgirl dancers. What'd she think? Read on... more

Aug 16, 2016 4:30 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

As Frank Castorf’s departure as artistic director of the Volksbühne looms, his latest production is more of an insider's farewell than anything groundbreaking. "Die Kabale der Scheinheiligen" will be performed this Sat, Jul 9 at 19:00. more

Jul 7, 2016 4:00 PM Stage

For what might be the last time, Foreign Affairs (Jul 7-17) blurs the lines between theatre, music and art at Haus der Berliner Festspiele and stages across the city. more

Jul 7, 2016 12:00 PM Stage

We all know how great summer in Berlin is... but what about Brandenburg? Time to head out to the country and meet nude swimmers, eel fishermen, karaoke farmers and famous authors in our jam-packed July-August double issue. more

Jun 30, 2016 12:45 PM Zeitgeist

The singing starts at the Staatsoper’s musical theatre fest Infektion! (Jun 23-Jul 16) this Thu with a piece by THE key figure in German documentary theatre, Hans-Werner Kroesinger. If the English-speaking world doesn't know him, it's time they do... more

Jun 20, 2016 12:00 PM Stage

INTERVIEW: Four hungry tigers and the promise of the carnage of ancient Rome are now on offer at Gorki as refugees are asked to volunteer as human-food in protest of travel restrictions. Tasteless? more

Jun 16, 2016 11:00 AM Stage

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

Exberliner issue number 150 is finally here, and what an issue it is! Our post-capitalist special dares you to envision a radical future... and a radical new magazine. more

Jun 3, 2016 11:30 AM Features

All is not well in the land of Merkel. Despite Germany's progressive reputation, sexism is still alive and kicking. Meanwhile, Berlin's new wave of feminists are fighting their own battles... Read all about it in our May issue, on stands now! more

May 2, 2016 5:10 PM Features

In 2005, asylum seeker Oury Jalloh was tied to a bed in a jail cell in Dessau and burned alive. His killers have not yet been found. American playwright Evans premieres The Most Unsatisfied Town, a take on Jalloh’s story at ETB, premiering Apr 7. more

Apr 5, 2016 2:00 PM Stage

The Schaubühne’s Festival International Neue Dramatik (April 7-17) is in its 16th year and better than ever. Overwhelmed by choice? Here's our round-up of what to catch. more

Apr 4, 2016 3:00 PM Stage

INTERVIEW! The Schaubühne’s annual F.I.N.D. Festival is coming up (Apr 7-17). Anis Hamdoun presents his autobiographical play "The Trip", which tells the stories of the friends he has lost in the Syrian conflict on April 8 (with English surtitles). more

Apr 4, 2016 3:00 PM Stage

Is Kotti out of control? We take a look at the wave of drugs, violence, pickpocketing and gentrification hitting Kreuzberg's most loved/hated Kiez. more

Mar 31, 2016 12:00 PM Features

Lebanese multimedia artist Rabih Mroué tackles his home country’s civil war in HAU retrospective Outside the Image Inside Us on Mar 30-Apr 3. more

Mar 30, 2016 4:00 PM Stage

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