Archive for October, 2012

Beauty and passion at the opera

Volker Schlöndorf directed Geoge Bizet´s opera Carmen for the Seebühne in Wannsee, Berlin. The location is fantastic, outside with the setting sun forming the backdrop of the stage. Full of dance, passion, shadows and light, Schlöndorfs Carmen was visual delight. See here for more images.


A colossal orgy of beer in Munich

I have been running around Switzerland, France and Germany this week for work and fittingly enough, after I was finished, I had just enough time to visit the second to last day of Oktoberfest in Munich, Germany. My goodness, it was huge! An unimaginable amount of beer is flooding to people dressed in dirndl dresses […]