The premiere was a success, this year there is a second edition: This week Starnberg Kultursommer starts with the first events. Advance sales are underway, and for the first time there is also a cultural summer especially for children. However, part of the program at a new venue is still awaiting.
Starnberg Concerts, performances, exhibitions, plays and programs for children and young people make up this year’s Starnberg Cultural Summer, which begins with a concert by Ami and Wally Warning just in time for the beginning of summer. New this year is offers for children – and concerts in Bucentaurparken. The municipality plans to publish the exact program for this week. These dates are fixed:
- Thursday, June 23 at 19, Munich Rowing and Sailing Club: Ami and Wally Warning start the series of events with reggae, groove and soul. “With hopefully the best summer weather, good conversations and refreshing drinks, guests can perfectly get in the mood for this year’s Starnberg cultural summer,” explains City Hall Mayor Lena Choi. There is free admission.
- Friday, June 24 at 18.30, Breitwand cinema: With artistically processed film and photo excerpts staged by the artist Manuela Hartel, live music by David Schwarz (piano / electronics) and Maren Kessler as actress, viewers get the performance “Marlene Dietrich – a performative music revue” an extraordinary insight into the exceptional artist Marlene Dietrich’s Life This event takes place in collaboration with the Petra Kelly Foundation.
- Friday, June 24 at 21.30, Slotshaven: Together with “KunstRäume am See”, the city invites you to a “magical, musical-lyrical night trip in the open air” for this evening under the title “Dream Star Sleep” with Josef Breastmann.
- Saturday, June 25 at 18.30 and 20.30, Munich Rowing and Sailing Club: A Latin American dance workshop marks the beginning, from kl. 20.30 from “El Flecha Negra”, the participants can immediately put into practice what they have learned. The professional musicians, guests at many festivals, mix traditional cumbia and reggae with modern mestizo and Peruvian chicha sounds, according to the city description. The workshop is not only for couples, but registration is required at firstname.lastname@example.org or (0 81 51) 77 21 59.
- Wednesday, June 29, 18:30, Garten Museum Starnberger See: The Bavarian singer-songwriter Maxi Pongratz, known as the leader of “Kofelgschroa”, presents his new album “Meine Angst”.
- Thursday, June 30 at 19.30, the courtyard of the castle: Esther Schöpf, Norbert Groh and Leander Kaiser play Italian, English and French Renaissance dances in combination with jazz under the title “Summertime – Sommerlicher Klangzauber beinner Renaissance und Jazz”.
- Saturday, July 2 at 19.30, the castle’s inner courtyard: In “Miniatures – chamber music about the violin” students in Julia Fischer’s master class present a musical tour of three countries in three eras with works by A. Dvorak, J. Haydn, GP Telemann and WA Mozart.
New this year are special offers for children. Together with the music group “Vederspyl”, young and older listeners can embark on an exciting journey into the Middle Ages, to ladies, knights and traveling musicians on Sunday 3 July from kl. The family concert “From castle to castle – with traveling musicians through the Middle Ages” takes place in Starnberg Castle’s courtyard. There is a children’s culture scene in the Bucentaur Park especially for smaller children from the age of three, where the puppet master Nicole Weißbrodt (Theater LaKritz) will show her finger puppet theater “Sleeping Beauty” on Friday 8 July from 4 pm. The supportive program for the 35-minute children’s play puts everyone in a good mood: In addition to a hand puppet show by students from the technical academy for social pedagogy at the vocational school, there is face painting and a small ice cream party.
Cultural scene also in Bucentaur Park
In addition to the children’s stage, there is also a large one in Bucentaur Park, which will be used from July. First dates there: At the opening on Friday 1 July from 18.00, “Key for Two” will play piano for four hands. There is free admission, the area is covered – so the weather does not matter. Then there is a program on stage almost every day, such as a session with young musicians (July 2), a concert with “Ladylike” (July 3) or “Upstroke Music Collectif” (July 6). The city will announce details of the cultural summer in the park and the term there this week.
If necessary, tickets can be purchased online via the event calendar at www.starnberg.de. Maps are also available from the Starnberg Tourist Information (Hauptstrasse 1). If the ticket quota has not been used up, the tickets can also be purchased at the ticket office (supplement: two euros), the city announced. If there is free admission, spectators will be closed up to the permitted upper limit. If it rains on a date, cardholders will be informed of the alternative location; some events are weather dependent. mm