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United We Stream Presents: Schwanengesang

Born in Flamez / Deniz Mehir Kartal / Matthew Herbert / Nico and the Navigators / Rachel Fenlon / Seth Troxler and more

Date

Wed, Oct 21, 2020
19:00

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United We Stream Presents: Schwanengesang

The world is upside down.

The normal trust in truth and values suddenly seems disposable and security feels more like an illusion rather than a constant we rely on.
Surreal concepts suddenly become an option, the unthinkable is just a Pindrop away. What happens outside of four to the floor when clubs are shut for the near future? What possibilities do artists seek? Does this normal truth limit the artist or encourage him and her to experience a world outside their bubble? What is high culture and why is it more worth preserving then club culture?


Many question cross ones mind and especially this re-imagination of the fourteen songs of Schubert's last song cycle “SCHWANENGESANG” offers infinite possibilities to interpret the past, present and future. A selection of outstanding artists, who are given licence to produce response pieces invite for the creation of a kaleidoscope effect of music, dance and spoken word.
Theater im Delphi hosts the live performances of this concept; Almost forgotten, a former silent movie theater of the 1920s has been reawakened as an international center for art and culture.


Pindrop is a brand new events company, created in response to the current uncertain period. Its founder and multifaceted artist and freelance producer Andrew Dickinson has curated artistic events with a social conscience across Europe, ‘Schwanengesang’ launches pindrop into the Berlin arts scene and United We Stream is lifting it into digital.


United We Stream has a broad range of audiences worldwide through different, cross-genre cultural formats, from changing cultural locations. The platform was launched on March 18th and has since then attracted over 40 million visitors. Within the digital space, music lovers find low-threshold access to an inclusive variation of cultural programs.
Over 1800 artists in 363 locations from 74 cities have already taken part in streaming and collected donations of around 1.5 million euros.

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ADE Online is the free immersive virtual experience during ADE 2020. This year's programming features a multitude of live streams, concerts, and shows from the ADE Specials program live in Amsterdam, along with a peek behind the curtain from artists around the world, interactive workshops & masterclasses, DJ sets, artistic cross-overs, an extensive film and documentary program, and other creative endeavors.

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ADE Online is the free immersive virtual experience during ADE 2020. This year's programming features a multitude of live streams, concerts, and shows from the ADE Specials program live in Amsterdam, along with a peek behind the curtain from artists around the world, interactive workshops & masterclasses, DJ sets, artistic cross-overs, an extensive film and documentary program, and other creative endeavors.

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Festival FAQ

All tickets for the ADE Specials can be found in the event announcements when they become available. Please note that events have limited capacity and are likely to sell out well in advance.

Your ADE Pro Pass or ADE Digital Pro Pass grants access to the full ADE 2020 digital conference program. Tickets for the ADE Specials should be bought separately.

All tickets for the ADE Specials can be found in the event announcements when they become available. Please note that events have limited capacity and are likely to sell out well in advance.

Even though travel by flight is currently not prohibited, we do not encourage global travel to Amsterdam during ADE. Our team is creating an online-first format to ensure everyone can enjoy the event without the risk of spreading the COVID-19 virus.

If you are planning to visit Amsterdam, please make sure to check the Dutch guidelines beforehand.

The current Covid-19 measures include keeping a distance of 1,5 meters and wearing a face mask when using public transport. Other general rules include washing your hands often, cough and sneeze into your elbow or disposable paper tissues and to stay home when you’re experiencing symptoms of a cold and/or fever. More information on the current COVID-19 measurements in Amsterdam can be found here.

The select number of ADE Special seated concerts have been set up in close coordination with the city council and the venues are obligated to operate within all COVID-19 guidelines in order to ensure everyone's health and safety.

The minimum age depends per event. Most clubs in Amsterdam are 18+ but some may have a higher minimum age. Please double check the venues website to make sure you can enter the event.

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