September 4, 4pm to 12am
More than 200 artists exhibit their various art at 55 different locations. The program is made for the younger and the older generation and offers concerts, a fire show, dances etc.
September 16, 17, 18 , 11am
The famous ballet was written by the French composer Camille Saint-Saëns’ and gained popularity since its genesis. The chamber orchestra as well as two pianos enchant the audience.
September 18, 7pm
The opera in two acts was composed by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart. “The experiences of the French Revolution are reflected here, as is the growing artistic interest in the darker sides of humankind, as well as the suppressed and the irrational.”
September 13, 20, 21
Theater der jungen Welt Leipzig
The Bird Elsewhere is a Puppet Theatre in German and Arabic.
“In Syria, or, to be more exact, in the city of Damascus lives the little boy Nunu. And he has a little bird that resides in a cage. But its door is always open, for that the little bird is able to fly away and get back whenever he wants. And precisely because he is often not here, but elsewhere, he is also called »elsewhere «. But one day Nunu and his family obviously left home, because war is raging in the city. So Elsewhere’s journey begins.”
[Photo “The Carnival of the Animals” taken from: https://www.oper-leipzig.de, photographer: Kirsten Nijhof]