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August 2019

Polyloid 2019: film festival for Leipzig East

in Culture / Entertainment/Film festival/Movies
Pöge Haus. (Photo: Esther Hoyer)
Pöge Haus. (Photo: Esther Hoyer)

Leipzig East Film Festival: Polyloid 2019 starts this weekend with all showtimes on Leipglo

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Eurydice: love, obsession, loss, and reconnecting

in Literature/Theater/What's on
The river Lethe.
The river Lethe. Photo by Marko Zoranovic, public domain.

English Theatre Leipzig is staging a new play, Eurydice, at Neues Schauspiel Leipzig. Starting with the premiere on Thursday, September 5th, there will be 5 shows, so everyone will have an opportunity to see it. We had a chance to chat with the play’s director, Julia Kragh, to find out what to expect.

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Saxony state elections: the candidates had their say

in Conferences/Leipzig/Politics
Saxony Elects
"Saxony Elects" debate at Basislager, 12 August 2019. (Photo: ARBEIT UND LEBEN Sachsen)

The Saxon state elections are this Sunday. If you are eligible to, don’t forget to go vote! Recently we organized a debate with six of the candidates, and here are some insights.

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Georgia: ancient cave town to mountaintop church

in History/Travel
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Mount Kazbegi. (Photo by Hikersbay)

“My lasting memory of Sighnaghi is, without a doubt, the relaxed stupor the place lured me into. This is aside from the layers of juxtaposing splendor afforded by the combination of adorable architecture, unspoiled fields and assertive mountains.”

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Overnight in a haunted house in Plagwitz

in Arts/My Leipzig/Philosophies
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    Photo: Dana Ersing / Westflügel
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    Photo: Dana Ersing / Westflügel

What do you get when you put a dagger, a creepy doll, a metronome and groups of strangers across cots in a big dark room?

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Singing and stripping at Cocktail Open Mic

in LeipGlo Pages/My Leipzig/Stage/What's on
Singing at the open mic is irresistible
LeipGlo Editor-in-Chief Ana Ribeiro and the Cocktail Open Mic host, British voice actor Peter Seaton-Clark. (Photo: Justina Smile Photography)

You never know what you’re gonna get when you come to our open mic – except for surely being empowered and entertained with the diverse, open-minded talent that shows up.

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