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A Talk
On November 4 at 7:00pm the duo Sudermann & Söderberg will present A Talk, a work of choreography that explores elements of language and communication that cannot be found in the dictionary. The performance is a journey into the musicality of spoken language and the melody, gesture, and rhythm of human interaction. More...

[Photo: Oliver Paul, Het Veem Theater]

    Job Opening

    The Goethe-Institut New York is seeking Teachers of German as a Foreign Language to begin April 2015. More...

      We’re moving

      The Goethe-Institut will close its Spring Street offices and library on December 5, 2014 and will move to its new location at Irving Place. Our events at the Wyoming Building and Ludlow 38 take place as advertised on our event calendar.

      The library will remain closed until our reopening next spring. Please check back soon for more information.

      Our new address is:
      Goethe-Institut New York
      30 Irving Place
      New York, NY 10003

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        72 Spring Street, 11th Floor
        New York, NY 10012, USA
        Tel. +1 (212) 439-8700
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        5 E. 3rd Street (at Bowery)
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        38 Ludlow Street
        (btw. Grand & Hester)
        New York, NY 10002, USA
        Tel.: +1 (212) 228-6848
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