The Münchner Stadtbibliothek offers all its online content for free during three months

The Münchner Stadtbibliothek offers all its online content for free during three months

Reading a book is always a good choice if you have to stay at home. The Munich library offers its catalog for free until the 30th of June. Audiobooks, e-books, newspapers, online courses, videos and more form part of the content you will find there. The only thing you need to do is head to the Münchner Stadtbibliothek webpage and register. This can be a good opportunity to improve your German or learn something new! *Header picture: Pixabay.  Be social!

Update: Theater plays you can watch from home at Kammer 4

Update: Theater plays you can watch from home at Kammer 4

As you know all the museums, theaters, etc. should be closed until the 19th of April. To make this time without events more bearable, the Münchner Kammerspiele offers in streaming some of its plays for free. A great opportunity to escape from reality and enjoy theater from the comfort of your sofa. You can watch the plays on this website. The program includes these plays: 22 April at 6 pm: Hogwarts-Excursion with Gro Swantje Kohlhof – Episode 3 23 April at 6 pm: “Messy History Lessons” by Caroline Kapp with Marie Bloching, Sina…

The Russell Howard show is postponed to March 2021

The Russell Howard show is postponed to March 2021

The British comedian Russell Howard is considered one of the best stand-up comedians of the UK. He hosts the shows Russell Howard’s Good News (BBC) and The Russell Howard Hour (Sky). His sharp tongue can make fun of politics, society and whatever that stands in his way. Russell Howard was supposed to visit Germany for the first time on March this year, but due to Covid-19 crisis he will come on March 2021. On the 5th of March 2021, he is coming to Munich and will offer his particular show…

What to do at home while Coronavirus quarantine

What to do at home while Coronavirus quarantine

We are living turbulent times, but every crisis is an opportunity. Maybe the Covid19 would help the worldwide governments to realize that if they take extraordinary measures, changes can be made, and that can be applied to climate change. We doubt that, but dreaming is free. It’s also time to value the incredible effort all the healthcare professionals are doing in every country, as well as the professionals working in supermarkets and pharmacies. They are our heroes. Especially taking into consideration how people are turning crazy and buying all the…

Museums in Munich that have free entry (or almost)

Museums in Munich that have free entry (or almost)

Art should be accessible for everybody, so if you want to visit some of the museums of Munich for free or just for one euro, you only need to know when to go there and let yourself be inspired by amazing works of art. Haus der Kunst. Every first Thursday of the month this Brutalism building offers free entry for all its contemporary art exhibitions from 6 to 10 pm. After enjoying some art you can enjoy a glass of wine or a superb cocktail at its awesome Goldene bar….

Patti Smith comes to Munich next summer!

Patti Smith comes to Munich next summer!

Patti Smith is visiting Munich in the summer of 2020, specifically, the 19th of July, and we can’t be more excited about it. Musician, writer, poet… she is one of the most iconic figures of punk-rock. Albums like Horses are an important part of music history, and songs like Gloria, People Have the Power, Land: Horses or Because the Night are undeniable anthems. She will play at Tollwood festival in Olympiapark and the tickets are now on sale for 56,5 €. More information at the Tollwood website. *Header picture: Patti…

Upcoming concerts 2020

Upcoming concerts 2020

January: Monday 20: Lower Dens (Milla). (Edited: The show has been cancelled) The band of Jana Hunter comes back with a new album called “The Competition” about capitalism and its social consequences in our lives. Wednesday 29: Angel Olsen (Münchner Kammerspiele). The Northamerican diva will present her last album, All Mirrors. Her incredible voice and lyrics are incredibly charming, like a dream. Friday 31: Kevin Morby (Feierwerk) The Northamerican songwriter was supposed to play in November, but due to health problems he has postponed his concert to the end of…

Exhibition: Typisch München

Exhibition: Typisch München

It’s always good to know the history and anecdotes of the city where you live and discover some curious facts, personalities, and places. The Münchner Stadtmuseum proposes an exhibition about typical things from Munich, called Typisch München. In the exhibition, you will learn about more than 850 years of history, see how their citizens used to live and how they live today, what belongs to the city and what makes it unique. This is a permanent exhibition you can visit from Tuesday to Sunday from 10 am to 6 pm….

Top Concerts December 2019

Top Concerts December 2019

Sunday 1st: Owen Pallett (Feierwerk). Known for the soundtrack of the video game Final Fantasy, this Canadian violinist and singer offer unique concerts accompanied by an orchestra. Unmissable! Monday 2nd: Altin Gün + San Antonio Kid (Muffatwerk). The Turkish band Altin Gün is always a good choice. The last time they visited Munich the tickets were sold out months before their concert and this time they had changed the venue because it happened exactly the same, so be fast and get your tickets before it’s too late! Tuesday 3rd: Giant…

Fotodoks: Festival for Contemporary Documentary Photography

Fotodoks: Festival for Contemporary Documentary Photography

The theme for the seventh Munich edition of Fotodoks is Vis-à-vis, a French expression that means “face to face”. It concentrates on the idea of a neighbor, putting the focus on capitalistic and imperialistic structures. The opening of the exhibition and the festival will be on the 16th of October at 6 pm in Lothringer13 Halle, and it will be an afterparty at Polka Bar with DJ Tanja and DJ Ralf. Apart from an exhibition that will be available until the 24th of November, from the 16th to the 20th…