What’s on in Bonn?

‘Tis the Season…Bonn’s Christmas Market is open again! Enjoy the beautiful decorations and the hustle and bustle in the city center, along with a bite to eat or a hot wine or eggnog. See what else is on this weekend and enjoy!

© by The Bonn Players

Thu, 22 Nov
English Theater: “Neville’s Island” from The Bonn Players
This play from Tim Firth is about four out of shape, middle-aged men who, in the course of their firm’s team-building exercise, become stranded on an island in the middle of the Lake District in England.  Their shortcomings become clear when it comes to surviving in their “remote” surroundings.  
Venue: Brotfabrik in Beuel, Kreuzstrasse 16.  
Dates / Times: Some tickets are still available for Thursday at 7:30 pm, Friday and Saturday are sold out.  
Tickets:€15 /  €10
More information: https://www.bonnplayers.de/programm/current-production/

Fri, 23 Nov

Christmas Market opens
Open all day until 23 Dec
(for details, see separate news item)

Sat, 24 Nov

Women’s fair
Featuring fashion, jewelry, cosmetics, decoration and indulgence.  
Food and beverages are available and for children, there is face painting free of charge.  
Venue: Brückenforum, Bonn-Beuel, Friedrich-Breuer-Str. 17
More information:

Sat, 24 Nov
Design market Strich & Faden
Features more than 30 exhibitors. You can expect a relaxed atmosphere, along with unique and lovingly manufactured products. Expect fashion and art from young, creative artists, and small local labels.  For those who are hungry, you will also find a bite to eat.
Time: 11 am to 6 pm
Venue: Fabrik 45, Hochstadenring 45, Bonn
Entrance free.

Sat, 24 Nov
Festival of Encounters: Heart & Soul
Featuring a ‘soul preacher night’ with lots of music
Time: 8 pm
Venue: Ev. Pauluskirche, In der Maar 7, Bonn
Entrance free.

Also on in Bonn:
Ice-skating rink in Bonn’s city center
(see also separate news item)
Rental skates are available at the rink at Stadtgarten, Alter Zoll, Adenauerallee.
Open on Friday and Saturday from 10am to 10pm and on Sunday from 10 am - 9pm.  There is already a very high demand again for curling and reservations are required by signing up online: www.bonnonice.de

Still on until 2 December
Exhibition: Aestetics in Japan
International artists show their works
Related workshops will be on offer at several occasions.
Opening hours: Wed through Sun, 2 to 6 pm
Venue: Haus an der Redoute, Kurfürstenallee 1a, Bonn
Entrance free.

New exhibitions:
Chosen from the Collectors’ List – Group Show 2
Runs from 22 Nov to 13 Jan
Venue: DAS ESSZIMMER – Raum für Kunst+, Mechenstraße 25, Bonn
More information: http://www.dasesszimmer.com/de/chosen-from-the-collectors-list/

Digital Artist L.T.
Runs from 24 Nov to 8 Jan
Venue: Brotfabrik Beuel, Kreuzstraße 16, Bonn
More information: http://www.galerie-brotfabrik.de/

What’s on in our movie theaters this week?
Movies in Bonn
For a great weekly choice of foreign-language movies in Bonn, visit:
(look for movies marked OmU = original version)