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Alexander Hacke & Danielle de Picciotto Alexander Hacke & Danielle de Picciotto


Founders of Einstürzende Neubauten and the Love Parade, Alexander Hacke and Danielle de Picciotto, are legends of Berlin’s post-punk scene. In 2018, the duo is in Australia to kick off the Goethe-Institut series KinoKonzert presenting their own silent movie Crossroads, with live soundtrack in Sydney, Melbourne, Perth and Hobart.

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CLIL in German

Speak German + study Science
The Goethe-Institut supports schools intending to start, facilitate and strengthen CLIL German programs.

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Bicultural Urbanite

Australian-expats Luke and Brianna regularly post about their Berlin-adventures for our blog project Bicultural Urbanite. Follow them on Instagram @bicultural_urbanite