From animation to open air party, from rollercoaster to jazz festival: there´s always something to celebrate in Stuttgart! The new year 2019 brings big concerts, great shows, comedy, sports and lots of festivals. We have selected the current highlights of the next few months, so that your stay in Stuttgart will be a special one.
Visiting a musical in Stuttgart is definitely worth it! Internationally successful productions have thrilled audiences at the Stage Apollo Theater and the Stage Palladium Theater for more than 20 years. A journey into the past is what you will experience when visiting Anastasia – the broadway musical,, which has been running in Stuttgart sind the end of 2018. Let yourself be carried away by the secrets oft he Russian tsarist empire and Paris in the 1920s. Since March 2019 there is be a brand new musical in Stuttgart: Disney´s Aladdin, the love story from 1001 Nights! This musical tells the timeless story of Aladdin, the Genie and the three wishes.
"Wo ist Afrika?" Exhibition | March 16, 2019 – March 15, 2020
The exhibition "Wo ist Afrika?" invites you to critically explore and re-evaluate contexts and narratives associated to Linden-Museum Stuttgart’s collection of artefacts from the African continent. The exhibition shows how the collections were established, how they developed over time, and which rules of classification they adhered to. A large part of the objects on display were acquired from Cameroon, the Congo basin, Mozambique, Nigeria and Tanzania between the end of 19th and the first half of the 20th. The exhibition opens up a space of cultural creativity, which allows the visitors to near themselves to a wider understanding of culture.
© Linden-Museum Stuttgart, Gestaltung: Anja Emde
Almost no other event has put so many people in motion in such a simple way as the "Sport im Park" concept, which was born in Stuttgart. From May to September, you can take part in free sports activities on over 50 green areas and parks in Stuttgart, such as the Schlossgarten. Experience the summer actively! More than 70 sports activities per week are offered: From Yoga and Zumba to Functional Fitness and Crosstraining to Capoeira and Parkour. Everyone will find a fitting workout for sure!
The Ludwigsburg Festival takes place from 9th of May until 20th of July 2019. It is rich in tradition and will once again provide a diverse and innovative programme of classical music, jazz, dance, theatre and literature. Many events are held at the Ludwigsburg Palace. Every year, renowned and newly discovered artists are invited and present fascinating concert moments, mostly in programmes specially conceived for the festival. In addition, the Schlossfestspiele are also held as official state festivals in idyllic monasteries and castles throughout Baden-Württemberg.
© Werner Kuhnle