Our first article series in German (on Leipzig artists), brought to us by Nils Müller! Teil 1: “Es sind Bilder von bestechender Klarheit, die völlig ohne Schnörkel und Brimborium auskommen und in denen man aus der Unberechenbarkeit von Nils Frankes Humor in den Kindergesichtern auch die Masken wachsen sieht, die sie als Schutzschilde zu tragen scheinen.”
“The population of Dölitz is 4,734. The number of tickets sold for this year’s WGT is somewhere in the region of 18,000, and the scale of change in neighbourhood demographics in Dölitz during this time is spectacular.”
DIPAT’s road to success is fraught with the tough, heartbreaking stories and realities that justify its existence in the first place.
Pulling your hair out yet?
Opera on Tap, a non-profit run by aspiring artists, has come to Leipzig to drag opera out of the house for a night on the town. The next show is 23 May at Beyerhaus.
“What are the words one uses to describe something that they thought would never happen? Something that just weeks ago would have been laughed at as unrealistic?”