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Events of the day


Friday 16.04.2010
DISCOVERING IMAGES | next 1 – discussing photography
Exhibition opening: Teaching Photography
next 1 is a platform for photographic exhibitions, discussions and conferences.
16.04.2010, 19:00 | Museum Folkwang Essen, Museumsplatz 1, 45128 Essen | Admission free

ongoing exhibitions

THE RUHR MYTHOLOGY | The Art of Recollection

AufRuhr 1225! Knights, castles and intrigues ....


The largest medieval exhibition ever seen in the Ruhr area deals with the region in the 13th century: riots, burning castles,
numerous feuds, battles of knights ... From birth to funeral, from marriage policy to execution, exciting presentations invite the
visitors to get a very close experience of the Middle Ages.
27.02. - 28.11.2010, Tue, Wed, Fri 9:00 – 17:00, Thu 9:00 – 19:00, Sat - Sun 11:00 – 18:00 | LWL-Museum für Archäologie -
Westfälisches Landesmuseum, Europaplatz 1, 44623 Herne | 2,00 - 12,00 €

THE RUHR MYTHOLOGY | The Art of Recollection

electrifying! – Electricity Advertising 1890 to 2010


14.03. – 05.09.2010, Tue - Sun 10:00 - 17:00 | Umspannwerk Recklinghausen - Museum Strom und Leben, Uferstr. 2-4,
45663 Recklinghausen | 2,00 – 3,00 €

DISCOVERING IMAGES | RuhrArtMuseums – Mapping the Region

Hilla and Bernd Becher. Mines and iron works


The exhibition “Mines and iron works” is a documentation of Hilla and Bernd Becher's interest, grown over the years,
for the architecture and landscape of the Ruhr. More than 100 photos are presented of the Ruhr plants and similar
ones from other countries.
29.01.2010 – 02.05.2010, Tue - Sat 11:00 -17:00, Sun 10:00 -17:00 | Josef Albers Museum Quadrat Bottrop, Im Stadtgarten 20,
46236 Bottrop | 4,00 – 6,00 €

Event of the Day Local Heroes Week, www.ruhr2010.de/local-heroes

Local Heroes Week in Marl from 11.04.- 17.04.2010


Big cattle drive
It is not with the spring solstice that spring begins in Marl but for 16 years it has been with the traditional cattle drive of the two
"Burgundian cows" designed by Samuel Buri. Using a solemnly decorated horse team, the two brightly coloured polyester cows
are taken from the museum of sculptures 'Glaskasten' to the bank of the city lake, accompanied by many spectators. Arriving there,
they are ferried with a rubber boat across the lake to their summer pasture on the island. They'll be grazing there till late autumn
when they are taken back to their wintering grounds in one of the inner courtyards of the town hall. The trip around the lake is
As of 14.04..2010, subject to change.

musically framed by alphorn sounds and swinging jazz.


16.04.2010, 15 Uhr | Creiler Platz 1, 45768 Marl | Admission free

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Saturday 17.04.2010
RE-DESIGNING THE METROPOLIS | Housing Culture Trail
Bus trip: about hotshot architects and inclusive accomodation
On the “Housing Culture Trail” visitors discover most different living spaces and living cultures of the Ruhr Metropolis. During the
months of August, September and October, they will also get the opportunity to visit a flat.
17.04.2010, 11:00 – 15:00 | Treffpunkt: Landfermannstraße 6 (Rückseite City Palais), 47051 Duisburg | 17,80 €, registration required

RE-DESIGNING THE METROPOLIS | Borderland Ruhr


Exhibition opening: Virtuell-Visuell e.V.: Kirsten and Peter Kaiser – Black gold
Borders permeate the Ruhr Metropolis with its 53 towns, three administrative districts and two regional authorities. 12 art societies and
two artists' houses crossed these borders, developing a common project that reflects the topic of "borders" both in the houses and in
public space.17.04.2010, 18:00 | Recklinghäuser Tor, Platz der Deutschen Einheit, 46282 Dorsten | Admission free

DISCOVERING IMAGES | RuhrArtMuseums – Collection Tours


Journey talks: „It is, what it is“
17.04.2010, 11:00 – 17:00 | Start: Museum Küppersmühle, Duisburg, Philosophenweg 55, 47051 Duisburg | 20 – 25 €

MOVING EUROPE | Haus Ruhrnatur


Opening event of the new permanent exhibition
The ecological station Haus Ruhrnatur is a house of learning and experimentation. In 2010, the location's permanent exhibition will be
expanded by a section on "Climate and Renewable Energies".
17.04.2010, 14:00 | Haus Ruhrnatur, Alte Schleuse 3, 45468 Mülheim an der Ruhr | 1,50 – 2 €

ongoing exhibitions

RE-DESIGNING THE METROPOLIS | Biennale for International Light Art 2010

open light in private spaces


True to the motto “open light in private spaces” 60 pieces of light art will be shown for two months in private homes of the Ruhr
Metropolis. The internationally renowned artists will show their work for two months in the region, and at the same time, the
inhabitants of the flats or houses will become the hosts for an international audience.
28.03. - 27.05.2010, daily 10:00 – 18:00 | Bergkamen, Bönen, Fröndenberg, Hamm, Lünen und Unna, for more information go to:
www.biennale-lichtkunst.de | 12,00 - 15,00 €

Event of the Day Local Heroes Week, www.ruhr2010.de/local-heroes

Local Heroes Week in Marl from 11.04.- 17.04.2010


Gala concert by Gerhard Oppitz
In 1971, Gerhard Oppitz delighted as a young pianist at a concert series called „Marler Debüt“. Now he comes back to Marl as
a celebrated musician. Since 1967, the concert series has presented young prize-winners of the German Federal contest
As of 14.04..2010, subject to change.

"Youth makes music", among them Anne Sophie Mutter, Maria Kliegel, Tabea and Frank Peter Zimmermann, Sabine Meyer,
Lars Vogt and Latica Honda-Rosenberg.
17.04.2010, 19:00 | Theater Marl, Am Theater 1, 45768 Marl | 17 €

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Sunday 18.04.2010
THE RUHR MYTHOLOGY | 400 Years of the Synod of Duisburg – From its Beginnings to the Modern Day
Pulpit speeches at the Duisburg Salvatorkirche
Celebrities talking about everything under the sun
'If we may ... stick to the truth” (Dr. h.c. Fritz Pleitgen )
18.04.2010, 17:00 | Salvatorkirche Duisburg, Burgplatz, 47051 Duisburg | 17,80 € | Admission free

LIVING MUSIC | Organ Landscape Ruhr – A Year with the Queen of Instruments
TWINS: Organ concerts at Stiftskirche, Cappenberg
Andreas Meisner (Altenberg), organ
18.04.2010, 17:00 | Stiftskirche Cappenberg, Schloss Cappenberg 1, 59379 Selm | Admission free

LIVING MUSIC | Organ Landscape Ruhr – A Year with the Queen of Instruments
TWINS: Organ concert at the protestant church Hoerstgen: Organ and choir
Madrigal choir Essen, "Hora decima" ensemble, Annette Lubenow, organ, ensemble music from the early Italian baroque era
18.04.2010, 17:00 | Ev. Kirche Hoerstgen, Dorfstr. 9, 47475 Kamp-Lintfort | Admission free

LIVING MUSIC | The Henze Project. New Music for a Metropolis


“Elegy for Young Lovers”, opera by Hans Werner Henze (opening matinée)
New production by the Aalto-Theater 18.04.2010, 11:00 | Aalto-Theater, Opernplatz 10, 45128 Essen | Admission free

LIVING MUSIC | The Henze Project. New Music for a Metropolis


“element x”, a multimedia-based dance performance by the Dortmund ballet
with music by Henze et al. (matinée)
18.04.2010, 11:15 | Harenberg Citycenter, Königswall 21, 44137 Dortmund | 3,60 – 7,15 €

LIVING MUSIC | The Henze Project. New Music for a Metropolis


Presentation of and panel discussion about the internet opera “Die Affäre Manon” (the
Manon romance) by the Ruhr Music Theatre
18.04.2010, 14:00 | Galerie LOGE, Annastr. 38, 45130 Essen | Admission free

ongoing exhibitions

DISCOVERING IMAGES | next 1 – discussing photography

Photo exhibition: Teaching Photography


next 1 is a platform for photographic exhibitions, discussions and conferences.
17.04. - 13.06.2010, Tue - Sun 10:00 – 20:00, Fri until 24:00 | Museum Folkwang Essen, Museumsplatz 1, 45128 Essen |
3,50 - 5 €

Event of the Day Local Heroes Week, www.ruhr2010.de/local-heroes

Local Heroes Week in Hamm from 18.04.- 24.04.2010


Music, Fire & Light!
Two-days opening festival of the Local Heroes week: an exciting stage programm, fantastic walk acts and a nocturnal
As of 14.04..2010, subject to change.

fire show will spark the idea of "Capital of Culture 2010" to Hamm.
17. 04. (14:00) and 18.04.2010 (11:00) | Maximilianpark Hamm | 2,10 €

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Monday 19.04.2010
CHANGING STAGES | Theatre of the world 2010 – Schöne Aussicht (Beautiful Outlook)
Movie season: “DAS LETZTE KINO DER WELT“ by Alejyndro Agresti
19.04.2010, 19:00 | Kino Rio (Im Medien Haus), Synagogenplatz 3 (ehem. Viktoriaplatz), 45468 Mülheim an der Ruhr | 6 €

MOVING EUROPE | The Ageing Society – Challenges and Opportunities


Circle event: Demographic demands for future living conditions in the Ruhr
19.04.2010, 14:00 – 18:00 | Europäisches Bildungszentrum der Wohnungswirtschaft, Springorumallee 20, 44795 Bochum | Admission
free, registration under sonja.piniek@inwis.de

ongoing exhibitions
LIVING MUSIC | !SING musica enchiriadis

musica enchiriadis
The oldest document of polyphony in Christian culture
The cathedral treasure chamber in Essen will exhibit the oldest testimonial of occidental polyphone music from the
beginning of the 10th century in addition to the Liber Ordinarius from the 14th century, the testimonial of rich liturgy
at the Essener Frauenstift (women's convent).
01.02. - 20.06.2010, Mon - Sat 10:00 - 17:00, Sun and holidays 11:30 – 17:00 | Domschatzkammer, Burgplatz 2,
45127 Essen | 4,00 €

THE RUHR MYTHOLOGY | Ruhr Museum

The Great Game. Archaeology and politics in the age of colonialism (1860-1940)
12.2.2010 – 13.6.2010, daily 10:00 – 19:00 | Ruhr Museum - (Schacht XII, Kohlenwäsche), Gelsenkirchener Str. 181,
45309 Essen | 1,00 - 6,00 €

RE-DESIGNING THE METROPOLIS | Biennale for International Light Art 2010

open light in private spaces


True to the motto “open light in private spaces” 60 pieces of light art will be shown for two months in private homes of the Ruhr
Metropolis. The internationally renowned artists will show their work for two months in the region, and at the same time, the
inhabitants of the flats or houses will become the hosts for an international audience.
28.03. - 27.05.2010, daily 10:00 – 18:00 | Bergkamen, Bönen, Fröndenberg, Hamm, Lünen und Unna, for more information go to:
www.biennale-lichtkunst.de | 12,00 - 15,00 €

Event of the Day Local Heroes Week, www.ruhr2010.de/local-heroes

Local Heroes Week in Hamm from 18.04.- 24.04.2010


Intercultural concert
As of 14.04..2010, subject to change.

19.04.2010, 20:00 | Pauluskirche Hamm, Marktplatz, 59065 Hamm | Admission free, donations welcome

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Events of the day


Tuesday 20.04.2010
CHANGING STAGES | Theatre of the world 2010 – Schöne Aussicht (Beautiful Outlook)
„@RUHR“ – Reading and discussion with Ranjit Hoskote and Feridun Zaimoglu
20.04.2010, 20:00 | Ringlokschuppen Mülheim, Am Schloss Broich 38, 45479 Mülheim an der Ruhr | Admission free

LIVING MUSIC | Organ Landscape Ruhr – A Year with the Queen of Instruments
TWINS: ORGAN PLUS: Organ concerts at the churches Pauluskirche and
Lutherkirche Hamm
Eduard Bobowk Melka, trumpet – Heiko Ittig, organ, works by Sammartini, Torelli et al.
20.04.2010, 20:00 | Pauluskirche Hamm, Marktplatz, 59065 Hamm | Admission free (donations welcome)

LIVING MUSIC | The Henze Project. New Music for a Metropolis


Symphony concert by the “philharmonisches orchesterhagen” –
“What remains is the change...”
With works by Strawinsky, Glanert and Brahms| Duo d‘Accord (pianos), Florian Ludwig (musical director)
20.04.2010, 20:00 | Stadthalle Hagen, Wasserloses Tal 2, 58093 Hagen | 15,40 – 29 €

EXPLORING LANGUAGE | The Fabled Ruhr Region


The most beautiful legends from the Ruhr
presented by Dirk Sondermann (for children)
20.04.2010, 10:00 | Stadtbücherei Ennepetal, Gasstraße 10, 58256 Ennepetal | Admission free

ongoing exhibitions

DISCOVERING IMAGES | next 1 – discussing photography

Photo exhibition: Teaching Photography


next 1 is a platform for photographic exhibitions, discussions and conferences.
17.04. - 13.06.2010, Di - So 10:00 – 20:00, Fri until 24:00 | Museum Folkwang Essen, Museumsplatz 1, 45128 Essen | 3,50 - 5 €

DISCOVERING IMAGES | Exhibition

Out of this World – Wonders of the Solar System


The exhibition “Out of this world“ takes the visitors on a journey into the cosmos.
Until 30.12.2010, Tue - Sun 10:00 - 18:00 Gasometer Oberhausen, Arenastraße 11, 46047 Oberhausen | 3,50 – 7,00 €

MOVING EUROPE | Haus Ruhrnatur


Expanded permanent exhibition
The ecological station Haus Ruhrnatur is a house of learning and experimentation. In 2010, the location's permanent exhibition
will be expanded by a section on “Climate and Renewable Energies”.
17.04. – 31.12.2010, Tue – Sun 10:00 -18:00 | Haus Ruhrnatur, Alte Schleuse 3, 45468 Mülheim an der Ruhr | 1,50 – 2 €

Event of the Day Local Heroes Week, www.ruhr2010.de/local-heroes

Local Heroes Week in Hamm from 18.04.- 24.04.2010


„Wasserstaub” (water dust) by “Le fil rouge théâtre‘”, Strasbourg
as part of the 4th international children's and youth theatre festival “hellwach” (wide awake)
As of 14.04..2010, subject to change.

20.04.2010, 16:00 | HELIOS Theater Hamm, Willy-Brandt-Platz 3 , 59065 Hamm | 3,50 – 4 €

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Wednesday 21.04.2010
LIVING MUSIC | Organ Landscape Ruhr – A Year with the Queen of Instruments
TWINS: ORGAN PLUS: Organ concerts at the churches Pauluskirche and
Lutherkirche Hamm
Matthias Schubert, saxophone, Hans-Joachim Heßler, organ
21.04.2010, 20:00 | Pauluskirche Hamm, Marktplatz, 59065 Hamm | Admission free (donations welcome)

BOOSTING THE CREATIVE INDUSTRY | Ruhr Forum of Film Education


International lecture series: ”Places of cinematic knowledge: cinematic culture and
presentation in the era of digital network communication“
Cinematic presentation between reflexiveness, reflexivity and remediation: The 'D-3-D' case, speaker: Thomas Elsaesser (Amsterdam)
21.04.2010, 18:00 – 20:00 | Ruhr-Universität Bochum - Hörsaal GABF 04/611, Universitätsstr. 150, 44801 Bochum | Admission free
ongoing exhibitions

THE RUHR MYTHOLOGY | The Art of Recollection

AufRuhr 1225! Knights, castles and intrigues ....


The largest medieval exhibition ever seen in the Ruhr area deals with the region in the 13th century: riots, burning castles,
numerous feuds, battles of knights ... From birth to funeral, from marriage policy to execution, exciting presentations invite the
visitors to get a very close experience of the Middle Ages.
27.02. - 28.11.2010, Tue, Wed, Fri 9:00 – 17:00, Thu 9:00 – 19:00, Sat - Sun 11:00 – 18:00 | LWL-Museum für Archäologie -
Westfälisches Landesmuseum, Europaplatz 1, 44623 Herne | 2,00 - 12,00 €

THE RUHR MYTHOLOGY | The Art of Recollection

electrifying! – Electricity Advertising 1890 to 2010


14.03. – 05.09.2010, Tue - Sun 10:00 - 17:00 | Umspannwerk Recklinghausen - Museum Strom und Leben, Uferstr. 2-4, 45663
Recklinghausen | 2,00 – 3,00 €

DISCOVERING IMAGES | RuhrArtMuseums – Mapping the Region

Hilla and Bernd Becher. Mines and iron works


The exhibition “Mines and iron works” is a documentation of Hilla and Bernd Becher's interest, grown over the years,
for the architecture and landscape of the Ruhr. More than 100 photos are presented of the Ruhr plants and similar
ones from other countries.
29.01.2010 – 02.05.2010, Tue - Sat 11:00 -17:00, Sun 10:00 -17:00 | Josef Albers Museum Quadrat Bottrop, Im Stadtgarten 20,
46236 Bottrop | 4,00 – 6,00 €

Event of the Day Local Heroes Week, www.ruhr2010.de/local-heroes

Local Heroes Week in Hamm from 18.04.- 24.04.2010


Castle concert with Capella de la Torre / Castle concert with Westfalia and Florence
– Desire for freedom of the Bourgeoisie and reform movements of
Early Modern History
Capella de la Torre are musicians who made their mark as specialists for historical performances. Using historical double-reed
As of 14.04..2010, subject to change.

wind instruments like shawns, bombards and dulcians, they revive secular and sacred music from the medieval times and the
Renaissance.
21.04.2010, 20:00 | Schloss Heessen, Schlossstr. 1, 59073 Hamm | 11 – 15 €

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Thursday 22.04.2010
CHANGING STAGES | Theatre of the world 2010 – Schöne Aussicht (Beautiful Outlook)
Panel discussion: “International jurisdiction“
with Simon Stephens, Sebastian Nübling and Bruno Schoch
22.04.2010, 18:00 | Schauspiel Essen, II.Hagen 2, 45127 Essen | Admission free

LIVING MUSIC | An instrument for every child


Concert of all Kunterbunt orchestras
22.04.2010, 16:00 | Pauluskirche Hamm, Marktplatz, 45128 Hamm | Admission free

LIVING MUSIC | Organ Landscape Ruhr – A Year with the Queen of Instruments
TWINS: ORGAN PLUS: Organ concerts at the churches Pauluskirche and
Lutherkirche Hamm
Sabine Szameit, soprano, Prof. Burghard Schloemann, organ
works by Alain, Brahms, Schloemann
22.04.2010, 20:00 | Pauluskirche Hamm, Marktplatz, 59065 Hamm | Admission free (donations welcome)

EXPLORING LANGUAGE | Powerwords


TWINS: Readings by the authors involved from the Ruhr Metropolis, France, the UK,
Russia and Poland
22.04.2010, 19:00 | Stadtbibliothek Bergkamen, Am Stadtmarkt 1, Bergkamen | Admission free
ongoing exhibitions

RE-DESIGNING THE METROPOLIS | Borderland Ruhr


Exhibition by Virtuell-Visuell e.V.: Kirsten und Peter Kaiser – Black gold
Borders permeate the Ruhr Metropolis with its 53 towns, three administrative districts and two regional authorities. 12 art
societies and two artists' houses crossed these borders, developing a common project that reflects the topic of "borders"
both in the houses and in public space.
17.04.- 30.12.2010, daily opened | Recklinghäuser Tor, Platz der Deutschen Einheit, 46282 Dorsten | Admission free

RE-DESIGNING THE METROPOLIS | face to face – Faces of the Ruhr

Youth art school Gladbeck


Young people add exciting new faces and perspectives to the Ruhr Metropolis through photographs, interviews and
their own texts.
13.04. - 30.04.2010, Tue 10:00 – 20:00, Wed, Thu, Fri 10:00 - 18:00, Sat 10:00 – 13:00 | Stadtbücherei Gladbeck - Lesecafé,
Friedrich-Ebert-Str. 8, 45964 Gladbeck | Admision free

RE-DESIGNING THE METROPOLIS | Powerful places


PHOENIX Halle Dortmund (federation of Dortmund artists’ associations)
“Powerful places“ is the name of the art work project of 16 artists associations of the Ruhr Metropolis. It takes place at unusual
venues not yet associated with art exhibitions.
11.04. – 09.05.2010, Thur - Sat14:00 – 20:00, Sun 11:00 – 20:00 | PHOENIX Halle Dortmund,
Hochofenstraße/Ecke Rombergstraße, 44263 Dortmund | Admission free

Event of the Day Local Heroes Week, www.ruhr2010.de/local-heroes

Local Heroes Week in Hamm from 18.04.- 24.04.2010


4th International Jazz Festival
As of 14.04..2010, subject to change.

4th International Jazz Festival Hamm, with the famous jazz musicians Candy Dulfer, Bop Cats, The Bahama Soul Club,
Hendrik Meurkens, Eliana Burki, Christian Hassenstein Trio and Götz Alsmann from Munster.
22.04.2010, 20:00 | Kurhaus Bad Hamm, Ostenallee 87, 59071 Hamm | 13 – 18,50 €

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Friday 23.04.2010
RE-DESIGNING THE METROPOLIS | Culture Canal
Culture boat Gelsenkirchen: “Night of Literature”
23.04.2010, 16:00 – 18:00 und 19:30 – 21:30 | Abfahrtsort: Anleger Nordsternpark Gelsenkirchen (Nähe Amphittheater),
Grothusstraße 201, 45883 Gelsenkirchen | 8 €

RE-DESIGNING THE METROPOLIS | Powerful places


Exhibition opening and Artists‘ festival: Scheidt‘sche Hallen
(RKB Essen, Gedok NRR, WBK)
23.04.2010, Exhibition opening: 18:00 Artists‘ festival: 20:00 | Scheidt'sche Hallen, Bachstraße 40, 45219 Essen | Admission free

CHANGING STAGES | Theatre of the world 2010 – Schöne Aussicht (Beautiful Outlook)
Discussion: Kröck’s Capital Criticism (guest: Ranjit Hoskote)
23.04.2010, 20:30 | Schauspiel Essen, II.Hagen 2, 45127 Essen | 8 €, dinner included

LIVING MUSIC | The Henze Project. New Music for a Metropolis


zeit::reise: ON THE SHORE
chamber concert with works by Henze, Gluck, Alkan, Mendelssohn, Messiaen, Knussen, Beethoven, Rubinstein, Smetana, Heucke,
Debussy et al.
23.04.2010, 20:00 | St. Laurentius Kapelle Waltrop, Hochstr. 20, 45731 Waltrop | 8 - 12 €

LIVING MUSIC | The Henze Project. New Music for a Metropolis


Witten Days of New Chamber Music:
debut performance of the Henze scholar Jörg Widmann
23.04.2010, 22:00 | Märkisches Museum, Husemannstr. 12, 58452 Witten | 5 €

LIVING MUSIC | Over the starry Firmament

TWINS: Concert featuring excerpts from Beethoven’s Ninth Symphony,


the Yunus Emre Oratory ( A. Adnan Saygun) and the Psalmus Hungaricus (Zoltan Kodály)
23.04.2010, 22:00 | Märkisches Museum, Husemannstr. 12, 58452 Witten | 5 €

EXPLORING LANGUAGE | The Fabled Ruhr Region


The most beautiful legends from the Ruhr
presented by Dirk Sondermann 23.04.2010, 19:00 | Stadtbücherei Lünen, Gasstraße 10, 58256 Ennepetal | Admission free

EXPLORING LANGUAGE | P.E.N.-Centre Germany


Reading: The Memory of Literature
An evening with Marion Poschmann, Péter Nádas and İnci Aral
23.04.2010, 19:30 | Theater an der Ruhr, Akazienallee 61, 45478 Mülheim an der Ruhr | 8 – 11 €

EXPLORING LANGUAGE | Powerwords


TWINS: Powerwords – Final event
Final event with readings by the authors involved from the Ruhr Metropolis, France, the UK, Russia and Poland
23.04.2010, 19:00 | Stadt- und Landesbibliothek Dortmund, Königswall 18, 44137 Dortmund | Admission free

Event of the Day Local Heroes Week, www.ruhr2010.de/local-heroes

Local Heroes Week in Hamm from 18.04.- 24.04.2010


Rüdiger Hoffmann: „Sex or Love“
As of 14.04..2010, subject to change.

Rüdiger Hoffmann, the man who is almost considered as the “founder” of the Comedy boom that has now been lasting for more
than ten years, is back with his new programme!
23.04.2010, 20:00 | Zentralhallen Hamm: Arena, Foyer, Ökonomierat-Peitzmeier-Platz 2-4, 59063 Hamm | 30,50 – 41,50

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Saturday 24.04.2010
RE-DESIGNING THE METROPOLIS | Housing Culture Trail
Guided tour in Dortmund: Typically Ruhr
On the "living culture route" visitors discover most different living spaces and living cultures of the Ruhr Metropolis. During the months of
August, September and October, they will also get the opportunity to visit a flat.
24.04.2010, 11:00 – 12:30 | Bushaltestelle Metzer Straße, Buslinie 452, 453, 45883 Dortmund | 6 €, Reservation: 0231 18999125

RE-DESIGNING THE METROPOLIS | Culture Canal


Culture boat Datteln: „NachtSchnittchen“
24.04.2010, 20:00 | Abfahrtsort: Hafen Datteln, Bachstraße 40, 45711 Datteln | 13,50 €

LIVING MUSIC | The Henze Project. New Music for a Metropolis


“Elegy for Young Lovers“, opera by Hans Werner Henze (premiere)
New production of the Aalto-Theatre
24.04.2010, 19:00 | Aalto-Theater, Opernplatz 10, 45128 Essen | 19,25 – 60,50 €

LIVING MUSIC | The Henze Project. New Music for a Metropolis


“element x“ – a multimedia-based discovery of dance by the Dortmund ballet, with
music by Henze et al.
24.04.2010, 21:00 | Harenberg Citycenter, Königswall 21, 44137 Dortmund | 33 €

LIVING MUSIC | !SING musica enchiriadis


Concert: Easter play, performed by Essener Stift
24.04.2010, 20:00 | Essener Dom, Burgplatz, 45127 Essen | 11 €

EXPLORING LANGUAGE | The Fabled Ruhr Region


Knights, robbers, clairvoyants. The best tales from the Ruhr. Told in a new way by
Hartmut El Kurdi, collected and selected by Dirk Sondermann.
24.04.2010, 11:00 | Mayersche Buchhandlung Bottrop, Hochstr. 31a, 46236 Bottrop | Admission free
24.04.2010, 15:00 | Mayersche Buchhandlung Essen, Markt 5-6, 45127 Essen | Admission free

ongoing exhibitions

DISCOVERING IMAGES | Exhibition


Ruhr Views. A Savings Banks Finance Group Photography Project
24.04. – 24.10.2010, daily 10:00 - 19:00 | Welterbe Zollverein - SANAA-Gebäude, Gelsenkirchener Str. 209, 45309 Essen |
2 – 4,50 €

Event of the Day Local Heroes Week, www.ruhr2010.de/local-heroes

Local Heroes Week in Hamm from 18.04.- 24.04.2010


Volker Pispers “Bis neulich“ (Till recently)
“Bis Neulich” is the title of a political satire programme that was created and staged in autumn 2002 as BEST OF 20 YEARS.
In the meantime, it has developed to a random mixture of permanently updated old and new texts. Conceived as a
As of 14.04..2010, subject to change.

political satire programme in progress', not a single performance is exactly like the other. In this way, the programme reflects
the current situation of the republic: "Always new views of an eternal sameness".
24.04.2010, 20:00 | Maximilianpark Hamm, Alter Grenzweg 2, 59071Hamm | 16 – 25,20

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Sunday 25.04.2010
THE RUHR MYTHOLOGY | Foreign(ers) in the Ruhr
Projekt start and exhibition opening: Bochum – das fremde und das eigene
"'Foreigners in the Ruhr!?" is a decentralized exhibition project that looks at different aspects of migration.
25.04.2010, 11::30 | Stadtarchiv - Bochumer Zentrum für Stadtgeschichte, Wittener Straße 47, 44789 Bochum | Admission free

LIVING MUSIC | Organ Landscape Ruhr – A Year with the Queen of Instruments
TWINS: Organ concerts at the protestant church Essen-Werden: Moments of eternity
choir and organ – Yoko Seidel, works by Bach and Liszt
25.04.2010, 18:00 | Ev. Kirche Essen-Werden, Heckstraße 54/56, 45239 Essen | Admission free

LIVING MUSIC | Organ Landscape Ruhr – A Year with the Queen of Instruments
TWINS: Organ concerts at the church Liebfrauenkirche Hamm –
Organ Mass at Eastertide
Klaus Stehling (Dortmund)
25.04.2010, 19:00 | Liebfrauenkirche Hamm, Werler Straße 77, 59063 Hamm | Admission free

LIVING MUSIC | The Henze Project. New Music for a Metropolis


Cello autumn at Hellweg 2010: chamber concert
with works by Henze, Bernstein, Kaiser-Lindemann, Villa-Lobos
25.04.2010, 11:00 | Schloss Herten, Im Schlosspark, 45699 Herten | 12,50 - 17,50 €

LIVING MUSIC | The Henze Project. New Music for a Metropolis


Chamber concert “Portrait concert Detlev Glanert“ with philharmonisches
orchesterhagen
25.04.2010, 11:30 | Kunstquartier Hagen, Museumsplatz 1, 58095 Hagen | 3,30 – 6,60 €

LIVING MUSIC | The Henze Project. New Music for a Metropolis


The three riddles, opera for children and adults by Detlev Glanert (premiere)
25.04.2010, 15:00 | Theater Hagen, Elberfelderstr. 65, 58095 Hagen | 9 – 19 €

MUSIK LEBEN | !SING musica enchiriadis


Concert: Easter play, performed by Essener Stift
25.04.2010, 20:00 | Essener Dom, Burgplatz, 45127 Essen | 11 €

Event of the Day Local Heroes Week, www.ruhr2010.de/local-heroes

Local Heroes Week in Unna from 25.04.- 01.05.2010


Opening Mass with works by Marc-Antoine Charpentier
The opening Mass focuses on the TE DEUM of the French baroque composer Marc-Antoine Charpentier (1643-1704).
Executives: Church choir Philip-Nicolai-Kantorei, Unna, Chamber orchestra Höchberg and soloists.
Musical direction: KMD (chamber music conductor) Hannelore Höft.
As of 14.04..2010, subject to change.

25.04.2010, 10:30 | Ev. Stadtkirche Unna, Kirchplatz 1, 59423 Unna | Admission free

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