What happens when a bored couple try to stage Macbeth in their living room?
from TOnIGHT it’s gonna get slippery!
by maeshelle west-davies Not everyone is out of town. We’re here, right? While we have to wait for the Lofft, the Muko, the Opera and the Ballet to start in September, there’s still a chance to catch an opening….. or two. 13 August ►Trias: Elmar Karla, Clara Reichertz und Lean Frizzera – Galerie Hier + Jetzt opening…
How does West Side Story relate to Legida or Pegida demonstrations? Our arts and culture insider gives us her views and review on the Broadway and Hollywood classic as currently performed in Leipzig.
The American musical classic West Side Story, which debuted on Broadway in 1957 and went on to become a Hollywood film, is coming to Leipzig as a cross-genre production of opera and ballet. It premieres at Oper Leipzig this Saturday, June 20. For more events in Leipzig this weekend, visit us at http://www.facebook.com/leipglo.
For those of you who haven’t had a chance to see the absolutely mind- and soul-shaking rendition of Cleansed by the new Glasgow-based Fear No Colours Theatre Group – and for those who’d like a glimpse into what has driven its director and actors, and shaped the characters – I’ve put together a video narrative from a backstage chat I had with them and from their performance I attended Saturday, June 13, at Leipzig’s Neues Schauspiel. Stick ’til the end of the video to hear how they liked Leipzig. https://youtu.be/3L7K4wgnb1Y