Covid-19

Solitude by Mario Schröder

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LeipGlo contributor Maeshelle West-Davies managed to experience the new Leipzig Ballet production Solitude by Mario Schröder just before the second lockdown shuttered all cultural events once more. Find out about the unique production challenges and themes that this Ballet addresses.

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“What comes after:” artwalk around Eisenbahnstraße

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LeipGlo's Lisa shares her impressions from the opening of the new artwalk "What comes after..?" by interaction! e.V. International artists exhibit their works around the aftermath of the current pandemic. Find a Google Map with all locations to artwalk at your own pace.

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Pandemic travel: my post-lockdown trip to Rome

"A post-lockdown flight isn’t on everyone’s plans in 2020, but for those adventurous few considering a trip, I hope this article helps you decide whether the rewards might be worthwhile."

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Microaggressions and love as a foreigner in Leipzig

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"It was here that I met... some of my dearest friends. (...) At the same time, Leipzig is the first city I've lived where I've come to recognize microaggressions for what they are, as they surface in random, mundane moments of my daily life."

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Covid-19 crisis deals final blow to Globetrotter hostel

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Covid-19 left Leipzig's second oldest hostel, the Central Globetrotter, no choice but to shut down. Managing partner Alexander Grothe tells us about the events that led up to it, after having watched Leipzig transform from pitstop to boom town.

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