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Welcome to German World’s Online Event Calendar!

GERMAN WORLD EVENT SELECTION

Reconnect with your Austrian, German, or Swiss heritage, meet new people, practice your German-language skills. Check out our selection below and don’t  miss any events in your area:

February

NORTHERN CALIFORNIA

San Francisco

Trends in German Cinema: The New Lightness of Profundity, 6 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. Feb. 1

GABA presents this exciting evening of film appreciation with Oliver Schütte, film expert from Berlin and author of several books on the joy of understanding movies.

Location: German International School of Silicon Valley, 310 Easy St, Mountain View, CA 94043

For registration and more information, click here

Lifestyle Committee: Setting Up Shop in the Bay Area, 6:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. Feb. 2

The FACCSF Lifestyle Committee is dedicated to all lifestyle-focused industries: Fashion, Beauty, Wellness/Fitness, Art & Design, Travel & Hospitality etc. Expert panelists will answer questions on how to set up a successful business in the Bay Area.

Location: Capgemini Applied Innovation Exchange, 425 Brannan St , San Francisco, CA 94107

For registration and more information, click here

The 21st Berlin & Beyond Film Festival, Feb. 3-8

Attend the 21st edition of the Berlin & Beyond Film Festival and celebrate the best of recent cinema from German-speaking countries!

For full festival program, film screening locations, and more information, click here

FILM SCREENING: Gigantics, 6 p.m. Feb. 10

Every three weeks, the Goethe-Institut San Francisco will present selected German films ranging from small, independent productions to box office hits. All screenings are in German with English subtitles. Admission is free!

Location: GOETHE-INSTITUT SAN FRANCISCO, AUDITORIUM, 530 Bush Street, Suite 204, San Francisco, CA 94108

For more information, click here

DISCUSSION: Securing the Internet of Things Has Become a Matter of Homeland Security, 11:30 a.m. – 4:15 p.m. Feb. 13

“The growing dependency on network-connected technologies is outpacing the means to secure them”, says Homeland Secretary Jeh Johnson. Can the Justice Department hold companies accountable through product liability principles? How do we create a uniform rulebook for securing these devices?

Location: Goethe Institute, 530 Bush Street, San Francisco, CA 94108

For registration and more information, click here

Michael Schneider – Meet the designer of Conde House’s new TEN Series, 3 p.m. – 7 p.m. Feb. 16

Meet designer Michael Schneider of designschneider, Berlin, who will join the Goethe-Institut at Conde House to launch his new TEN series.

Location: Conde House Showroom, 2 Henry Adams Street #152, San Francisco, CA 94103

For more information, click here

EXHIBITION: Games and Politics, Opening Reception 6:30 p.m. Feb. 17, Feb. 18 – March 3

An interactive exhibition by the Goethe-Institut in cooperation with ZKM | Center for Art and Media.The touring exhibition GAMES AND POLITICS examines how computer games unfold their political potential.

Location: GOETHE-INSTITUT SAN FRANCISCO, 530 Bush Street, ART-Lounge, San Francisco, CA 94108

For more information, click here

California Premiere of My Buddha is Pink, 2 p.m. Feb. 18

Noise Pop 25 Film Series & CAAM presents director Andreas Hartmann’s documentary about Kyaw Kyaw, a 25-year-old Burmese punk, who pursues the dream of seeing the punk scene take off in Myanmar.

Location: Artist’s Television Access, 992 Valencia Street, San Francisco

For more information, click here

SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA

Anaheim

KARNEVAL: Piratenball, 7 p.m. Feb. 4

The Anaheim Karnevalsgesellschaft is celebrating German Mardi Gras on the high seas! PIRATENBALL is once again the first Big themed event of the 2017 Karneval season.

Location: The Phoenix Club, 1340 S. Sanderson Avenue, Anaheim, California 92806

For more information, click here

KARNEVAL: Auf der Reeperbahn with Manuela Horn, 7 p.m. Feb. 11

The adult-themed Karneval event is back again with a vengence! This year special guest MC Manuela Horn is featured, the Yodeling Dominatrix!

Location: The Phoenix Club, 1340 S. Sanderson Avenue, Anaheim, California 92806

For more information, click here

Kinderkarneval, 1 p.m. Feb. 12

The Youth Dance Group and their Prinzenpaar invite you to Kinderkarneval in a Galaxy far far away! Wear a costume and win prizes!

Location: The Phoenix Club, 1340 S. Sanderson Avenue, Anaheim, California 92806

For more information, click here

KARNEVAL: Prunksitzung and Tanzabend, 7 p.m. Feb 25

Join the Anaheim KG for a their cozy Saturday evening PRUNKSITZUNG! Featuring German Satire, comedy, music and dancing with DJKirsten, skits, German beer on tap, and so much more!

Location: The Phoenix Club, 1340 S. Sanderson Avenue, Anaheim, California 92806

For more information, click here

Los Angeles

RECEPTION: Villa Aurora Presents Spring Fellows, 7:30 p.m. Feb. 1

Join Villa Aurora for a reception where they introduce their new Spring Fellows and the projects they will be working on during their stay.

Location: Villa Aurora, 520 Paseo Miramar, Los Angeles, CA 90272

For more information, click here

Stammtisch LA at the Culver Hotel, 7 p.m. – 10 p.m. Feb. 2

Join GABA California for this month’s Stammtisch in the Velvet Lounge of the historic Culver Hotel. Reconnect with old friends and network while enjoying the Culver Hotel’s signature cocktails.

Location: Culver Hotel, Velvet Lounge, 9400 Culver Blvd., Culver City, CA 90232

For registration and more information, click here

Music & Performance: German Techno Artist Stefan Goldmann Responds to Renaissance and Reformation, 7:30 p.m. Feb. 4

Abstractly mirroring Renaissance art’s novel and systematic approaches to spatial and anatomic representation, Goldmann will use live electronics to unfold different tuning systems and shifting rhythmic grids.

Location: LACMA | Resnick Pavilion, Los Angeles County Museum of Art, 5905 Wilshire Boulevard, Los Angeles, CA 90036

For more information, click here

BOOK DISCUSSION: Berlin for Jews by Leonard Barkan, 7 p.m. Feb. 9

What is it like to travel to Berlin today, particularly as a Jew, and bring with you the baggage of history? And what happens when an American Jew, raised by a secular family, falls in love with Berlin not in spite of his being a Jew but because of it?

Location: GOETHE-INSTITUT LOS ANGELES, 5750 Wilshire Boulevard, Suite 100, Los Angeles, CA 90036

For more information, click here

Screening and Discussion of Dark Fortune, 7 p.m. Feb. 7

The screening followed by Q & A with director Stefan Haupt and light refreshments.

Location: Goethe-Institut Los Angeles, 5750 Wilshire Blvd. Suite 100, Los Angeles CA 90036

For free registration and more information, click here

FILM SCREENING: Heavy Girls at the Goethe-Institut, 7 p.m. Feb. 8

A tragically comic love story, Ranisch’s feature length debut was completed on a budget of less than 550 Euros.

Location: Goethe-Institut Los Angeles, 5750 Wilshire Boulevard Suite 100, Los Angeles, CA 90036

For more information, click here

CONCERT: Dances of Death at the Walt Disney Concert Hall, 8 p.m. Feb. 10 and Feb. 11

For this evening, Adès as conductor has programmed two French classics that refer to death, one stately, the other comic, as well as his 2009 cello work Lieux retrouvés, with a new orchestral accompaniment.

Location: Walt Disney Concert Hall, 111 South Grand Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90012

For more information, click here

GERMAN BOOK CLUB: Kleiner Mann, was nun?, 11:30 a.m. – 2 p.m. Feb. 16

At the February meeting the German Book Club will read and discuss “Kleiner Mann – was nun?” (Little Man, What Now?) by Hans Fallada.

Location: Goethe-Institut Los Angeles, 5750 Wilshire Blvd., Suite 100, Los Angeles, CA 90036

For more information, click here

Virtual Reality: The New “New Media”, 6:30 p.m. – 9:30 p.m. Feb. 16

Sony Pictures Entertainment hosts GABA for a behind the scenes look at future creations in the field of Virtual Reality and the research that lead to current breakthroughs.

Location: 3970 Overland Drive, Culver City, CA 90232

For registration and more information, click here

DISCUSSION: GABA Presents “Living and Working Abroad – Cross-Cultural Perspectives on Germany and the U.S.”, 6 p.m. – 9 p.m. Feb. 22

Learn from a high-ranking panel of experts on international relations, business and academia about cultural differences in diplomacy, the workspace, education and everyday life.

Location: UCI, University of California, Irvine, Humanities Gateway Building, Room 1030, Irvine, CA 92617

For registration and more information, click here

Kinder Matinee: The Pasta Detectives 2, 10 a.m. Feb. 26

Best friends Rico and Oskar now spend a lot of time together, always waiting for their next big adventure. Eventually, the two amateur detectives get a new case: Ellie Wandbek and her son Boris, who run a weekly Bingo game, are seemingly rigging the winning results.

Location: Goethe-Institut Los Angeles, 5750 Wilshire Blvd., Suite 100, Los Angeles, CA 90036

For more information, click here

DISCUSSION: The Transition to a Climate-Friendly and Prosperous World, 12:15 p.m. Feb. 27

Join the Los Angeles Warburg Chapter of the American Council on Germany for a discussion and luncheon with Dr. Barbara Henricks, the Federal Minister for the Environment, Nature Conservation, Building and Nuclear Safety, who will discuss “The Transition to a Climate-Friendly and Prosperous World.”

Location: Jonathan Club, 545 South Figueroa Street, Los Angeles, CA 90071

For registration and more information, click here

Film and Discussion: Wanja, 7 p.m. Feb. 28

After a long period in prison, 40-year-old Wanja (Ratte-Polle) is determined to avoid anything that might lead her back into addiction and the same lowlife circles as before. Q&A with Writer-Director Carolina Hellsgård, and reception following the screening.

Location: Goethe-Institut Los Angeles, 5750 Wilshire Boulevard Suite 100, Los Angeles, CA 90036

For more information, click here

Orange County

EXHIBITION OPENING: Threads of Utopia, 5 p.m. – 7 p.m. Feb. 8

Threads of Utopia is a small snapshot of the German Democratic Republic (GDR) and a selection of her uniforms. The exhibition runs through May 18, 2017.

Location: Chapman University, Leatherby Libraries

For more information, click here

Thursday Nite Big Band Dance, 6:30 p.m. every Thursday

Enjoy the sounds of yesteryear every Thursday evening in the Grand Ballroom! Featuring a LIVE Big Band and male and female vocalists, playing everything made popular by Glenn Miller and Tommy Dorsey to Frank Sinatra.

Location: The Phoenix Club, 1340 S. Sanderson Avenue, Anaheim, California 92806

For more information, click here

San Diego

The 27th Annual Jewish Film Festival, 7 p.m. Feb. 8 – 19

The SDJFF showcases the best contemporary movies featuring Jewish themes from around the world, presenting short-subject, documentary, & feature films.

For full list of featured movies and screening locations, click here

FLORIDA

Miami

GABC European Networking Cocktail, 6 p.m. – 8 p.m. Feb. 9

Join the German American Business Chamber of South Florida for an evening of networking, cocktails and appetizers. RSVP by February 7.

Location: “Amour de Miami”, 921 Brickell Avenue, Miami, FL 33131

For registration and more information, click here

GEORGIA

Atlanta

Elysée Treaty Celebration 2017, 7:30 p.m. – 9:30 p.m. Feb. 2

Join the Consulate General of France in Atlanta, the Consulate General of the Federal Republic of Germany in Atlanta, the Alliance Française d’Atlanta and the Goethe-Zentrum Atlanta for their annual celebration of the signing of the Elysée Treaty.

Location: Goethe-Zentrum Atlanta, 1197 Peachtree Street NE, Colony Square, Plaza Level, Atlanta, GA 30361

For registration and more information, click here

LECTURE: A Note on Opera, 6:30 p.m. Feb. 13

Join the Goethe-Zentrum Atlanta for their latest lecture in their “A Note on Opera” series as they look at “A German in Paris: Giacomo Meyerbeer and Grand Opéra.”

Location: Goethe-Zentrum Atlanta, 1197 Peachtree Street NE, Colony Square, Plaza Level, Atlanta, GA 30361

For registration and more information, click here

Goethe-Zentrum Book Club: Stella by Siegfried Lenz, 3 p.m. Feb. 26

The Goethe-Zentrum Atlanta offers a monthly members-only book club in which selected German-language books in English translation are discussed.

Location: Goethe-Zentrum Atlanta, 1197 Peachtree Street NE, Colony Square, Plaza Level, Atlanta, GA 30361

For more information, click here

ILLINOIS

Chicago

Kulturkueche Cooking Series – Goulash, 7:30 p.m. Feb. 3

Nothing warms you up better than a steaming bowl of good old goulash. Join DANK Haus chef Rita and learn how to make this delicious winter dish.

Location: DANK Haus, 4740 N Western Ave, Chicago, IL 60625

For tickets and more information, click here

EUROPEAN BOOK CLUB: A Whole Life by Robert Seethaler, 6 p.m. Feb. 9

The European Book Club (organized by the Goethe-Institut Chicago and EUNIC Chicago) meets regularly for a book discussion of a bestselling novel in English translation.

Location: Goethe Institut Chicago, 150 N Michigan Ave #200, Chicago, IL 60601

For more information, click here

The Berlin Philharmonic: The Digital Concert Hall, Noon Feb. 13

In 2017 the Goethe-Institut presents concerts from the Digital Concert Hall of the Berlin Philharmonic. This lunchtime concert will feature works by Bartholdy, Bach, Schneider, and van der Aa.

Location: 150 N. MICHIGAN AVE., SUITE 200, CHICAGO

For more information, click here

Peoria

Bockfest, Noon – 6 p.m. Feb. 19

The GACS presents a Bockwurst Dinner! Full dinners will be offered – $10 for adults and $5 for children. Dinner will include a three sausages – bockwurst, bratwurst, and thuringer. Side dishes include red cabbage, sauerkraut, and german potato salad. Dessert is available for $2 extra.

Location: Lindenhof, 7601 N. Harker Drive, Peoria, Illinois 61615

For more information, call (309) 691-7484 or click here

The 14th Annual Fasching Ball, 6 p.m. – Midnight Feb. 25

Peoria German American Society to hold its 14th Annual Fasching Ball (Traditional German Costume Ball). Area favorites the West MacQueen Street Band will perform from 7 p.m. – 11 p.m.

Location: Lindenhof, 7601 N. Harker Drive, Peoria, IL 61615

For more information, click here

INDIANA

Indianapolis

Das Bell Konzert, 3 p.m. Feb. 12

Please join the Indianapolis Liederkranz Bell Choir for their annual concert. Just like last year, admission is FREE!

Location: Indianapolis Liederkranz, 1417 E Washington St, Indianapolis, Indiana 46201

For more information, click here

MINNESOTA

Saint Paul

Kultur in der Küche: Authentic Gulasch, 1 p.m. – 4 p.m. Feb. 4

Have you ever tried real, Austro-Hungarian style Gulasch? Now you can make and taste this savory dish in the Germanic American Institute’s next Kultur in der Küche cooking class, in partnership with the Center for Austrian Studies.

Location: GAI, 301 Summit Ave., Saint Paul, MN 55102

For more information, click here

Resource & Information Fair: Sprechen, Studieren, Arbeiten, 3 p.m. – 7 p.m. Feb. 24

Have you ever wanted to know how to study abroad in Germany or work for a company based in Europe? You can learn about all the possibilities to speak, study and work with the German language at the Germanic American Institue’s Resource & Information Fair!

Location: GAI, 301 Summit Ave., Saint Paul, MN 55102

For more information, click here

MASSACHUSETTS

Boston

CONCERT: An Evening of Songs, 8 p.m. – 11 p.m. Feb. 15

Emily Marvosh (contralto) and Tanya Blaich (piano) perform songs inspired by the relationship between Kathleen Ferrier and Bruno Walter. The program includes works by Schubert, Brahms, Mahler, and more.

Location: Goethe-Institut Boston, 170 Beacon Street, Boston, MA 02116

For more information, click here

NEW YORK

New York City

DISCUSSION: “The Politics of Culture: Transatlantic Reflections,” 6 p.m. Feb. 2

Deutsches Haus at NYU presents a talk by Dr. Andreas Görgen, Director-General for Culture and Communication at the Federal Foreign Office in Berlin, followed by a conversation with Professor Ulrich Baer, NYU’s Vice Provost for Faculty, Arts, Humanities, and Diversity.

Location: Deutsches Haus at NYU, 42 Washington Mews, New York, NY 10003

For more information, click here

CONCERT: Wien IV – The Second Viennese School, 7:30 p.m. Feb. 3

The Brooklyn Art Song Society presents the fourth installment of its ongoing series Wien with a program showcasing the notorious, controversial, yet brilliant composers of the Second Viennese School.

Location: Brooklyn Historical Society, 128 Pierrepont St, Brooklyn, NY 11201

For tickets and more information, click here

PANEL DISCUSSION: “The Rise of Populism – Reasons and Responses,” 6:30 p.m. Feb. 6

Deutsches Haus at NYU presents a panel discussion among Cigdem Ipek, Christian Martin, Jeffrey Goldfarb, and Richard Brooks, and moderated by Marcia Pally on “The Rise of Populism: Reasons and Responses.”

Location: Deutsches Haus at NYU, 42 Washington Mews, New York, NY 10003

For more information, click here

The Bamburg Symphony at Carnegie Hall, 8 p.m. Feb. 8

Returning to the US for the first time since 2012, the storied Bamberg Symphony of Germany will embark on a nine-city tour with Christoph Eschenbach conducting.

Location: Carnegie Hall, 57th Street and Seventh Avenue, New York City

For more information, click here

EXHIBITION: German-born artist Gabriele Golissa at Agora Gallery, until Feb. 10

Chelsea’s Agora Gallery will feature the original work of Duesseldorf-born artist Gabriele Golissa in Emerging Visions.

Location: Agora Gallery, 530 West 25th St, Chelsea, New York

For more information, click here

CONCERT: Between Fire and Ice – A Diabolical Weimar Berlin Cabaret, 7 p.m. Feb. 22

International chanteuse Adrienne Haan performs Between Fire & Ice, a diabolical Weimar Berlin Cabaret depicting Berlin during the 1920s: A time of change, challenge, experiments and when traditions went down the drain.

Location: Feinstein’s/54 Below, 254 W 54th St. Cellar, NYC 10019

For tickets and more information, click here

CONCERT: Beethoven and His Legacy, 6:30 p.m. Feb. 23

On Thursday, February 23, at 6:30 PM, Mannes Sounds yearlong 2017 Festival is proud to present at the Consulate General of the Federal Republic of Germany a tribute to one of the greatest and most influential composers of all times, Ludwig van Beethoven.

Location: German Consulate General New York, 871 United Nations Plaza, New York, NY 10017

For more information, click here

OREGON

Mt. Angel

The 9th Annual Wurstfest, 10 a.m. – 10 p.m. Feb. 24-25

You’ll find all the fun and food that you’ve come to expect from Wurstfest with the best of the Wurst (sausage), great libations (Warsteiner, 7 Brides, German and local wines), tasty treats, German goodies, a fabulous kindergarten and non-stop music.

Location: Mt. Angel Community Festhalle, 500 S. Wilco Hwy., Mt. Angel, OR 97362

For more information, click here

PENNSYLVANIA

Philadelphia

1734-1735: A Season in the Life of J.S. Bach, 7 p.m. Feb. 1

A metaphorical journey through time over three Liturgical Seasons – a complete cycle of the surviving cantatas from J.S. Bach’s most creative year. Complemented by a dynamic speaker series.

Location: S. Clement’s Church, 2013 Appletree Street, Philadelphia, PA

For more information, click here

RHODE ISLAND

Pawtucket

Fasching!, 7 p.m. Feb. 25

The German American Cultural Society of Rhode Island presents Fasching! There will be prizes, entertainment by the Bavarian Brothers and their famous musical skis. And of course they’ll have all the great German beer and food everyone has come to expect!

Location: German American Cultural Society of Rhode Island, 78 Carter Avenue Pawtucket, RI 02861-2309

For more information, click here

Virginia

Fairfax

Annual Fasching Mardi Gras Prize Masquerade Ball, 7 p.m. – Midnight Feb. 25

Join the Washington Sängerbund for their fun filled Costume Prize Masquerade Party. Enjoy great dance music with ‘Mike Surratt and the Continentals’.
Prizes for best costumes (singles, couples and groups), and door prizes.

Location: Ballroom at the Elks Lodge, 8421 Arlington Blvd., Fairfax,Va. 22031

For tickets and more information, click here

Washington DC

Ute Lemper: Songs for Eternity, 7:30 p.m. Feb. 8

German performer Ute Lemper presents songs from the Holocaust at Sixth & I. She considers it her responsibility and has an ethical longing to honor the Jewish people and to stimulate dialogue about the past.

Location: Sixth & I, 600 I Street, NW, Washington, DC 20001

For tickets and more information, click here

EXHIBITION: Bettina Pousttchi – World Time Clock, until May 14th, 2017

Between 2008 and 2016, Pousttchi traveled around the globe to make World Time Clock, a series of twenty-four photographs taken in twenty-four different time zones.

Location: Hirshhorn Museum, 700 Independence Ave SW, Washington, DC 20560

For more information, click here

MARCH

SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA

Los Angeles

FILM: Family Fever, 7 p.m. March 1

With only a four page script, a shoestring budget, and a seven day shoot, Nico Sommer’s second feature offers an endearingly tragic-comic insider’s view into the inner workings of two very different families.

Location: GOETHE-INSTITUT LOS ANGELES, 5750 Wilshire Boulevard, Suite 100, Los Angeles, CA 90036

For more information, click here

Stammtisch LA, 7 p.m. – 10 p.m. March 2

Join GABA for their March business mixer at The Wellesbourne Bar and Lounge in West Los Angeles. Join their raffle by leaving us your business card at check-in.

Location: The Wellesbourne, 10929 West Pico Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90064

For more information, click here

EXHIBITION: Gustave Baumann in California, March 5 – Aug. 6

The Pasadena Museum of California Art (PMCA) is proud to present the work of German-born artist Gustave Baumann in California. The exhibition emphasizes the artist’s affinity for the natural landscape of the United States.

Location: Pasadena Museum of California Art, South Gallery, 490 East Union Street, Pasadena, CA 91101

For more information, click here

Music & Discussion: Fanny Mendelssohn, 6 p.m. March 30

Please join Angela Thompson and Petra Haffter for an evening devoted to Fanny Mendelssohn’s life and music. Musicologist and pianist, Marischka Olech Hoptcroft, will play several of Fanny Mendelssohn’s compositions.

Location: Max Kade Institute, 2714 S. Hoover Street, L.A. CA 90007

For more information, click here

Newport Coast

Stammtisch OC, 6 p.m. – 9 p.m. March 8

The Pelican Hill Resort welcomes back GABA SoCal for its next networking event in Orange County.
Guests will receive a complimentary glass of wine and amuse gueules.

Location: Pelican Hill Resort, 22701 Pelican Hill Road South, Newport Coast, CA 92657

For more information, click here

Palo Alto

GABA Presents: Is News Media Going Wild?, 6 p.m. – 9 p.m. March 2

Whether to inform or entertain, content of all sorts has been competing for our attention all along. However, with the sheer intent to mislead or redirect the public opinion – and by doing so undermining true, trustworthy and verifiable information – the phenomenon of ‘Fake news’ is spinning its way into all layers of society.

Location: Midpen Media Center, 900 San Antonio Road, Palo Alto, CA 94303

For more information, click here

San Diego

Stammtisch San Diego, 6 p.m. – 9 p.m. March 15

GABA welcomes you to another wonderful Stammtisch for fun networking at Kaiserhof – a family-owned Bavarian tavern!

Location: Kaiserhof, 2253 Sunset Cliffs Blvd, San Diego, CA 92107

For more information, click here

ILLINOIS

Chicago

PERFORMANCE: Minor Matter with Liga Lewis, 6 p.m. March 3 and 4

With “minor matter”, choreographer Ligia Lewis pleads empathetically for Minority Politics. Can we pinpoint a universal minority and see society through that perspective?

Location: Chicago Cultural Center, Dance Studio, 78 E. Washington Street, Chicago

For more information, click here

20th Chicago European Union Film Festival, March 3 – 30

Celebrating a milestone of 20 years, the Film Center’s most popular and ambitious annual festival will once again feature more that 60 premieres of movies from the nations of the volatile European Union.

Location: GENE SISKEL FILM CENTER OF THE SCHOOL OF THE ART INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO, 164 N. State Street, Chicago, IL 60601

For more information, click here

INDIANA

Indianapolis

Germany as an Immigration Country: Labor Migration and the Refugee Influx, 7 p.m. – 9 p.m. March 2

The Indianapolis Eric M. Warburg Chapter of the American Council on Germany and Butler University cordially invite you to this discussion with Dr. Cornelia Schu, Managing Director and Director of the Research Unit, Expert Council of German Foundations on Integration and Migration (SVR).

Location: Butler University, Pharmacy Building, Room 156, 4600 Sunset Avenue, Indianapolis, IN 46208

For more information, click here

MASSACHUSETTS

Boston

AUTHOR READING: All Russians Love Birch Trees by Olga Grjasnowa, 7 p.m. March 7

Olga Grjasnowa’s astounding debut novel is about young immigrants from all over the world who move to Berlin.

Location: GOETHE-INSTITUT BOSTON, 170 Beacon St., Boston, MA 02116

For more information, click here

Somerville

CONCERT: DJ Ipek, 7 p.m. – 10 p.m. March 4

The Queen of Eklektik BerlinIstan is live in Somerville! Listen to her authentic and unique tunes that mix folk electro fusion, Gypsy Funk & Break Beats & Pop, House & Minimal and Berlin Electro.

Location: Aeronaut Brewing Co., 14 Tyler St, Somerville, MA 02143

For more information, click here

NEW YORK

New York City

German Film At Eye Level at ReelAbilities: NY Disabilities Film Festival

The German Consulate General is proud to co-present the New York premiere of At Eye Level, a crowd-pleasing German feature that follows 11-year-old Michi as he meets and moves in with his biological father who has dwarfism.

Location: JCC Manhattan, 334 Amsterdam Ave at 76th St, New York, NY 10023

For more information, click here

White Plains

Rotkäppchen/Little Red Riding Hood Showing, 10 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. March 4

Matinée performance at Prospect Academy of Westchester. Join Little Red Riding Hood on a thrilling journey through the woods, with lots of adventures on the way.

Location: Prospect Academy of Westchester – 82 Prospect St, White Plains, NY, United States

For more information, click here

WASHINGTON DC

EXHIBITION: Privacy on Display, until March 7

Privacy today is not what it used to be. Digitalization is rapidly transforming our world – ranging from individual to governmental relationships – and this provides fertile ground for artists to probe questions such as “What does privacy mean in the digital age?,” “Is privacy a right or a privilege?” and “Which takes precedence – privacy or security?”

Location: GOETHE-INSTITUT WASHINGTON, 1990 K Street NW, Suite 03, Washington, DC

For more information, click here

EXHIBITION: Games and Politics, March 15 – 29

The interactive exhibition Games & Politics encourages the visitor to try out sixteen significant politically-ambitious video games and examine how they each unfold their unique political potential.

Location: GOETHE-INSTITUT WASHINGTON, 1990 K Street NW, Suite 03, Washington, DC

For more information, click here

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