Blue Man Group Berlin

I spent Halloween evening at a hilarious spellbinding Blue Man performance in Berlin! The unique multimedia show is appearing at the Stage BlueMax Theater on Marlene-Dietrich-Platz in Potsdam Square. It was sold out and totally fun! _____________ “They are blue, they are three, they carry bald heads and do not make a sound…” _____________ The show originated…

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Salvador Dalí Museum Berlin

Berlin’s Salvador Dalí Museum is a permanent exhibition at Potsdamer Platz. With over 450 original artworks by Spanish artist Salvador Dalí, it provides insight into his “virtuosity and mastership of almost all art techniques” I had no idea what a diverse artist Dalí was. The amazing exhibits include original lithographs, illustrations, sculpting, photography, xylographs, drypoint…

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Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra

Last night I attended a Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra performance at the Chamber Music Concert Hall. There were several choices for getting there from my apartment. U-Bahn wasn’t one of them. At night, I’m more confident taking U-Bahn and am a bit leery of walking between connections. Getting to the Concert Hall After considering the options,…

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Hot Oregon Summer – Berlin Next

Gardening and Wildfires It’s been a restful, contemplative summer in Oregon working in my garden with deer, wild turkeys, annoying yellow jackets, and a stray Gothic-looking black cat. Sadly, dry and windy conditions combined with record-breaking heat resulted in raging wildfires all around us. The massive Carr Fire near the California / Oregon border created terrifying “fire tornadoes“. They occur when…

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