Life In Berlin

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Damian Canteros

Puccini’s Toaster stages pop-up operas in intimate spaces, drinks allowed during the performance. Sarah Ring is the producer, in collaboration with Caroline Staunton.

Life In Berlin: 'Your Home Is Where You're Happy'

Dec 8, 2016
Winnie Christiansen

You might see signs around town with a spiritual-looking man in a white one-piece jumpsuit. The posters list a phone number and say simply “Come Home.” If it seems enticing, mysterious, and off-putting all at once — well, it is. 

“I am Mohammad Abou Laban. I am a poet, screenwriter, journalist and now creator and editor of a 'A Syrious Look.' I sound like happy, no?”

Life In Berlin: A Medical Trial

Dec 5, 2016
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It’s early morning as I walk into my hospital room ominously flanked by a graveyard. The nurse immediately greets me by rifling through my bag to make sure I haven’t brought any food in. That’s not unusual for this kind of medical trial. They’re just trying to standardize our food. But it’s still a little unnerving.

Life In Berlin: 'Meet The Brewer' In Mariendorf

Dec 2, 2016
Hana & Hugh Eckermann

Hana and Hugh Eckermann went to the "Meet the Brewer" event in Berlin-Mariendorf. They talked to three American craft brewing icons: Greg Koch, Sam Calagione and Bill Covaleski, who are presenting their special collaboration brew Saison du Buff.