Blaibach, located deep in a Bavarian forest, boasts a world-class concert hall. Voted one of the best halls globally, it attracts tourists thanks to its obscure location.
The German Press Ball in Berlin is one of the first balls of the season. Here are some of the most important black-tie dance galas coming up. Some are charity events, others are more about seeing and being seen.
They regularly top the international charts and headline dance festival line-ups around the world. Why are German DJs in such demand worldwide?
After Hamburg's "Elphi", as the Elbphilharmonie is affectionately known, Dresden opens the "Kulti", the refurbished and re-designed Kulturpalast on April 28th. The sound is expected to be much improved.
Producer Janine Jackowski puts films by and about women to the fore. Including Maren Ade's prize-winning Toni Erdmann.
The Swedish Academy, which awards the Nobel Prize in literature, is cutting all ties with a man facing a series of sexual harassment allegations. The influential person had been closely linked with the institution.
With the successful staging of "Fiddler on the Roof," the Komische Oper celebrates its 70th anniversary. For DW columnist Gero Schliess, the smallest of the three Berlin opera houses is particularly inspiring right now.
Bauhaus is one of Germany's most successful cultural exports. But these days, 22 of the world's leading architecture offices are American, 17 British - and only three German.
After the "Jamaica" coalition talks aimed at building the next German government collapsed in Berlin on Sunday, Germany's top culture critics took to Twitter to voice their opinions.
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