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April 9-15: Movies in English and other foreign languages playing in #Leipzig

Earlier this week on Monday, I started posting here a listing of movies being shown in Leipzig in their original languages other than German (meaning not dubbed but often subtitled in German). It’s good to be able to find them in one listing, along with the addresses and languages in which they’re playing, so I

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9. April: Band aus #Leipzig sucht Leute für Musikvideo in Plagwitz

Eine Nachricht von Band SAFI (Facebook): “Liebe Freunde in Leipzig. Wir drehen ein Video. Dafür brauchen wir Menschen wie Du und ich, damit wir mehr sind. Wollt Ihr mitmachen? ———- Am 9.4. abends (ca. 18/19 Uhr bis Open End) ———- möchten wir viele sein und so Sachen machen! Wenn Ihr Lust habt und noch jemanden

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Foreign movies in English and other original languages playing in #Leipzig (April 6-8)

Leipzig is becoming ever hipper and more cosmopolitan, but the availability of foreign movies in their original language – meaning not dubbed into German and instead often given German subtitles – in cinemas here is still limited. If you’re a movie addict like me, you’d really like to know when and where to find them… right

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April 13: “Chicks on Swing” – KrystallPalast Variete #Leipzig

Auf Deutsch: “Lassen Sie sich von dem Alltag entführen und erleben Sie einen berauschenden Abend mit den Chicks on Swing! Sie sind echte Ladies und begeistern durch Charme, Witz und Leichtigkeit. Getrieben von der Sehnsucht, aus ihrem alltäglichen Leben etwas Außergewöhnliches zu machen, fanden drei faszinierende Frauen aus drei Nationen zueinander. Zusammen suchten sie nach

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Meeting the elusive Pam de Bahr

Last Saturday, Leipzig-based American artist Maeshelle West-Davies invited me to meet up with her on Eisenbahnstraße. She was touring the neighborhood as part of Leipzig Stadtteilexpeditionen, headed by Diana Wesser. In it, people join up in groups to go around and get to know the different communities in Leipzig, one at a time, talking to locals at stands and

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My funnest open mic experience in Leipzig and the Pushkin-inspired poem I read

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This past Friday marked the first time in five years (since I moved to Europe) that I read one of my poems in public. It was at the open mic at Poniatowski, a very successful evening that stretched long after magnetic, dynamic emcees Jolanta and Kapuczino left the stage. A few of us stayed on

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