Event Calendar

Berlin’s biggest draw is its unbeatable array of cultural attractions. From classical to traditional and lifestyle to avant garde, there is always something going on 24/7. But what exactly is on the programme for Berlin’s traditional theatre stages at the moment? Depending on your preference and taste, the abundance of daily events in our calendar can easily be filtered based on categories and time slots. You may also have a look at our Weekly Event Tips (pdf).

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Exhibition

Zum Auftakt der 650-Jahr-Feier unseres Bezirks Neukölln ist das Kulturzentrum auf dem Gutshof Britz um eine Attraktion reicher - das Museum Neukölln wird in dem für...

Museum Neukölln
01/01/2000 - 12/31/2014
Exhibition

New Permanent Exhibition on the Regional History of the District Mitte

Mitte Museum - Regionalgeschichtliches Museum für Mitte, Tiergarten, Wedding
01/01/2000 - 12/31/2014
Exhibition

Dauerausstellung zu Mobilität und Straßenverkehr

Deutsches Technikmuseum Berlin
05/13/2011 - 12/31/2014
Exhibition

From mid November 2011, the Department of the Islamic Orient will unveil its new permanent exhibition in newly renovated rooms purposefully allotted to its collection...

Ethnologisches Museum
11/12/2011 - 12/31/2014
Exhibition

Eating rice, perhaps even for breakfast, lunch and dinner? Unthinkable for most children and adults in Berlin and Germany. And yet rice is vital for the survival of...

Ethnologisches Museum
11/19/2011 - 12/31/2014
Exhibition

The Golden Triangle - a term that conjures up images of opium, warlords, lawlessness and unimaginably rich drug barons. Tourist brochures bear exotic depictions of...

Ethnologisches Museum
12/16/2011 - 12/31/2014
Exhibition

About 90 artworks - paintings, graphics and sculptures from the collection of the Ethnological Museum - offer an unusual insight into Native American art of the late...

Ethnologisches Museum
03/03/2012 - 12/31/2014
Exhibition

The multimedia show is dedicated to Willy Brandt’s years as Governing Mayor of West Berlin, then as Foreign Minister of West Germany and finally as West German...

Forum Willy Brandt Berlin
06/20/2012 - 12/01/2014
Exhibition

Yadegar Asisi’s Panorama of divided Berlin portrays an artistically compacted view of the days of the Cold War. Presented here is everyday life set against the...

asisi Panometer Berlin (am Checkpoint Charlie)
09/22/2012 - 03/31/2015
Exhibition

The sixtieth anniversary of the East German uprising of June 17, 1953 will take place this coming spring. To mark the occasion, the Federal Foundation for the...

Bundesministerium der Finanzen
01/29/2013 - 06/30/2014
Classical concert

Virtual concert via iPhone app

Denkmal für die ermordeten Juden Europas(Stelenfeld)
05/17/2013 - 12/31/2014
Exhibition

Die Ausstellung „Von G.I. Blues zu G.I. Disco – Der American Way of Music in Deutschland“ befasst sich mit dem Einfluss der amerikanischen Soldaten auf das...

AlliiertenMuseum
05/24/2013 - 04/27/2014
Exhibition

In der IBB-Videolounge werden über den Zeitraum eines Jahres zwölf Künstler präsentiert, die in den letzten Jahren durch ihren innovativen Umgang mit den Medien Film...

Berlinische Galerie - Landesmuseum für moderne Kunst, Fotografie und Architektur
06/05/2013 - 06/23/2014
Exhibition

The Reichsmütterschule Berlin-Wedding within the NS system

Mitte Museum - Regionalgeschichtliches Museum für Mitte, Tiergarten, Wedding
09/19/2013 - 08/31/2014
Theatre

London box-office success WAR HORSE: As first non-English speaking version ever, the German version is staged in the traditional Stage Theater des Westens theatre in...

Stage Theater des Westens
10/20/2013 - 09/28/2014
Festival & set of events

Johann Sebastian Bach's son Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach is one of the most important composers of the 18th century. On the occasion of the 300th anniversary of his...

12/15/2013 - 12/31/2014
Show

The musical Hinterm Horizont, with music by Udo Lindenberg, has been thrilling audiences for the past two years. Lindenberg, the rebel rock poet, believed in a united...

Stage Theater am Potsdamer Platz
01/02/2014 - 12/31/2014
Exhibition

Franz Kafka's life was characterized by changes. He never found the stability he needed to have a fulfilled life. The exhibition back-lits his dreams and thoughts he...

Steglitz Museum
02/16/2014 - 07/11/2014
Show

He has already achieved two great successes at the Wintergarten (“Mozart am Trapez” in 2005 and “Furioso” in 2007). Now Echo award winner Christoph Hagel, who is...

Wintergarten Varieté
02/19/2014 - 06/07/2014
Show

What if the three show icons from the past – Florenz Ziegfeld Jr., Busby Berkeley and Esther Williams – hadn’t had their heyday in the past century, but here and now...

Friedrichstadt-Palast
02/21/2014 - 07/19/2014
Musical

Musical

Bar jeder Vernunft
03/01/2014 - 05/31/2014
Show

On the last day of summer, six friends find it difficult to say goodbye as they begin their journey of becoming adults. Years later, they reunite – simply thrilled...

Chamäleon Theater (in den Hackeschen Höfen)
03/06/2014 - 08/10/2014
Exhibition

Das poetische Traumland Arkadien ist ein irdisches Paradies, ein idyllischer Ort, an dem Hirten in Einklang mit der Natur leben. Diese Welt des Glücks existiert...

Kupferstichkabinett
03/07/2014 - 06/22/2014
Exhibition

The exhibition presents never shown color photographs of daily life in the former GDR, amongst others pictures
of public owned companies (VEBs),agricultural...

Deutsches Historisches Museum
03/21/2014 - 08/31/2014
Exhibition

Paintings from six decades by Berlin artist Matthias Koeppel, including demolition sceneries in West-Berlin, a large triptych dedicated to the opening of the Berlin...

Ephraim-Palais
03/21/2014 - 09/28/2014
Exhibition

Rembrandt Bugatti (1884-1916) is one of the most important sculptors of the early twentieth century. Until his suicide at 31, the Italian created an extensive...

Alte Nationalgalerie
03/28/2014 - 07/27/2014
Exhibition

Ai Weiwei is a mega star in the western international art scene. The Ai Weiwei exhibition at the Martin-Gropius-Bau covers 3,000 m2 and shows new works and pieces...

Martin-Gropius-Bau
04/03/2014 - 07/07/2014
Musical

Mehr als sechs Millionen begeisterte Zuschauer weltweit: Die wunderbare Love-Story um „Baby“ und Johnny kommt als Original-Bühnenshow zum ersten Mal live auf Tour...

Admiralspalast
04/23/2014 - 05/18/2014
Theatre

by Robert Wilson/Tom Waits/Kathleen Brennan based on the play by Georg Büchner

Deutsches Theater(Kammerspiele)
04/23/2014 - 08.00p.m.
Opera, ballet, dance

Fantastic opera by Jacques Offenbach (1881)

Komische Oper Berlin
04/24/2014 - 07.30p.m.

Located directly on the water, this romantic, relaxed and comfortable restaurant is decorated with wooden furniture, old lamps and ornate picture frames. Simply put, Freischwimmer is a cool location in Kreuzberg’s Flutgraben area. The restaurant is in a very old building that was once used for renting and repairing boats. The entrance is directly next to Berlin’s oldest gas station. You can sit outdoors during the summer and indoors during the winter.