Munich Cultural Guide from the 15th to the 21st of January


Bellevue Game Night: From 6 to 10 pm at Bellevue di Monaco. Free entry. Be ready for a night full of board games and people from around the world. The idea is to bring people together through these games and have fun!


Book Club: Orlando by Virginia Wolf. From 6.30 pm at Munich Readery (Augustenstr. 104). Every month the book shop Munich Readery organizes an open book club to discuss a book of their choice. The only requirement is to have read the book before the meeting. This time is Orlando by Virginia Wolf.


Festival: Friendly Confrontations. This festival about global art and criticism of institutions will transform the Münchner Kammerspiele into a temporary space where performances, art, sports, science, alternative history and virtual reality cohabit.


Exhibition: Finissage Plastique Fantastique Zero Time. From 7 to 9 pm at GiG. The art collective Plastique Fantastique is formed by Simon o’Sullivan, David Burrows,  Alex Marzeta, Vanessa Page and Benedict Drew. They explore the concept of fiction in this exhibition called Zero Time.

Documentary: DOK.fest – Berlin Bouncers. From 8.30 pm at Harry Klein. Free entry. Documentary about the most famous Berlin Bouncers at one of the most famous clubs in Munich. If you want, you can stay at the after party 8 Jahre Rant & Rave w/ Ron Flatter also for free.


Party: Ritournelle Festival. From 9 pm to 6 am at Münchner Kammerspiele. 25 €. An electronic music festival with live acts of Tony Allen, Zebra Katz, Moor Mother and Klein, and DJ sets of La Staab and DJ Stingray.

Party: Earshakin’ – Elvis Birthday Special. From 9 pm to 4 am at Milla Club. 18 €. Live concerts and DJ sessions to remember the King of rock’n’roll. Randy Rich, Susan Brown, Max Flatfood
and Chris Aron & The -fantastic- Croakers will play some music and the DJs DJane Rhythm Curl, DJ Lemon Squeezer, and DJ SpinRound will spin some records.


Tasting: Vermouth Tasting. From 2 to 4.30 pm at Salon Irkutsk. 39 €. Daniel Richter, bartender of Salon Irkutsk and author of the cocktail book Cocktails selbst gemixt: Über 80 klassische und moderne Drinks – von spritzig bis sour, will guide you through a tasting of vermouth, a popular drink in Spain and other regions like Italy or France that is not so common in Germany, although its name is German. One welcome drink, four tastings, a cocktail, and some snacks are included in the price. 

*Header picture: Collisions – a virtual-reality film by Lynette Wallworth. The film forms part of the Friendly Confrontations festival. 


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