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The CPH Post Entertainment Guide | 16 - 22 March 2012

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16 - 22 March 2012

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THERE ARE NIGHTS when I wake up in a cold sweat dreaming I’m watching an endless loop of David Lynch’s Inland Revenue or Lars von Trier’s Dogville. They might not be the longest films I’ve ever seen at the cinema, but they sure felt like it. But then again, I’ve never sat through a Wagner opera. Can you even imagine what it must be like to watch something lasting nearly six hours. That’s like spending a whole day at work fidgeting. This week’s preview of his opera Parsifal (see G3 for details) even includes quotes from composers who were dragged to watch this thing as a kid. One of them, Max Reger, watched it aged 15 and spent the next two weeks crying. I’m not surprised, I don’t think I would ever speak to my parents again either. It’s funny though, but we wouldn’t bat an eyelid about attending an event that lasts six hours, providing it involves copious amounts of alcohol.

For example, Floor Wars (see G9), over two nights, lasts a staggering 15 hours, and conversely it’s the performers who spend most of the night fidgeting. Apparently they talk as well. To be honest I started getting lost when the ‘Red Bull BC One winner’ was mentioned, and gave up trying to understand once I read about the ‘1vs1 Bboy Battle’. Boy-on-boy action is where I draw the line. Instead I might try out the St Patrick’s Day festivities – even if I don’t walk with the parade, it should be easy to find (see G8 for details, plus G10-11 for a map of the route) – after all, it’s normally on a weekday and half the fun’s over by the time we finish work. Nevertheless, the participation numbers in the Threelegged Race (see G8 for details) grow and grow every year, despite the 2008 edition taking part in a blizzard, as does the final amount donated to charity. In a city where many events struggle to survive, it continues to go from strength to strength. One of the keys to this success, I guess, is making sure it doesn’t last six hours, although it did for one unlucky pair in the aforementioned blizzard!

There was something very yoga-esque about the promo video, although this shot has more of an S&M quality

Living Room

Dansehallerne, Pasteursvej 20, 1799 Cph V; ends March 24, daily performances at 20:00; tickets: 60-130kr; 3329 1029;, www. WHEREAS AMERICANS only have one word for living room, the Brits have many - all depending on your social class. While the upper classes would call it a drawing room (derived from the word withdrawing don’t you know, when the women would withdraw to the living room after their ‘supper’, leaving the men to light their cigars, drink their brandy and generally screw up the world), the working classes call it a lounge (“What ... you live in an airport?”). It is left to the middle classes to simply uses living (or sitting) room. Coming from The Netherlands, however, this all sounds a bit old-fashioned. My grandma would tell me about the ‘Sunday room’, which was only used on Sundays or to receive guests. Kids weren’t allowed at all. But besides all that, Living Room is also the name of the performance group Recoil’s latest dance production. Combining dance

Performance Madame Butterfly

Malmö Opera, Östra Rönneholmsvägen 20, Malmö; ends April 7, Performances 18:00 on Sat, March 25, March 30, April 1, April 7; tickets: 100690kr; 170 mins including intermission; in Italian with Swedish supertitles; www. No opera can match the tragedy and sorrow of Puccini’s Madam Butterfly. Set in Japan at the turn of the century, this tale of the doomed love of an American naval lieutenant and his young Japanese bride inspired Puccini to write some of his most sublime and beautiful music. MH

and video animations, it might sound like a weird combination, but this is exactly what choreographer Tina Tarpgaard has done. Talking to InOut, Tarpgaard describes ‘her’ living room as “a room in motion, evoked not just by the dancers but also by an almost organically living video scenography”. The floor and walls start to move and the space begins to breathe. The collaboration with software artists isn’t new for Tarpgaard. “The core of this recent work is defined by the close relation between the choreographic material and motion sensitive video graphics,” explains Tarpgaard on Recoil’s website. “This very intriguing combination of expanding the motion of the body by choreographing light and darkness as well as the dancers, has been an exciting challenge to find a balanced combination between software art and the performer on stage. Through dance, live video and electronic sound, we create performances that aim to explore technology as an equal and interactive partner to the performing artist.” In 2003, Tarpgaard and composer Pelle Skovmand formed performance group Recoil, with the intention of establishing col-

Shakespeare Unplugged

Krudttønden, Serridslevvej 2, Cph Ø; ends March 24, performances at 20:00 on MonFri, 17:00 on Sat; tickets 95165kr,; 80 mins; in English; That Theatre’s new play Shakespeare Unplugged proves that the bard is still very much alive today. Penned by the actors and director Barry McKenna, it takes place in a pub during a football match between England and Denmark. Confronted by a power cut, two fans (Ian Burns and Andre Jeffers) switch their attention to the lovelife of the barman (Adam Brix), teaching him how to woo his Rosalind in Shakespearean style, with a little help from the audience, which according to McKenna, is “a crucial element” in any Shakespeare play. MH

La Traviata

laboration between artists across genre and borders. They have since 2003 produced stage project in Denmark and abroad. Ole Kristensen and Jonas Jongejan are Recoil’s software artists. “We work with tracking technology and the intricacies of interactive software on stage because it enables us to create dynamic places and environments that depend on human presence,” adds Kristensen on Recoil’s website. “The dance should need the technology and vice versa to be interesting.” Dancers Nelson Smith, Siri Wolthoorn, Rumiko Otsuka and Jonas Örknér crawl over the floor and bite each other’s elbow (yes, really) while following the video animations on the floor. According to Tarpgaard, “this close relationship between body and space and how they mutually control or influence each other is a fascination Recoil has pursued from many different perspectives. Living Room is about the powerful and the powerless. A visual story about breaking free from pre-destined roles and respectively giving and taking space.”

Store Scene, Operaen, Ekvipagemestervej 10, 1438 Cph K; ends April 26, performances at 20:00 (unless stated) on Sat (12:00), Wed, March 23, March 27, March 29, April 1 (15:00), April 10, April 16, April 24, April 26; tickets 95-895kr; 170 mins including intermission; in Italian with Danish supertitles; Written by Giuseppe Verdi and set to an Italian libretto by Francesco Maria Piave, this classic love story has proved enduringly popular since the 1850s. Indeed, it’s currently the second most performed opera in the world, trailing only behind The Magic Flute. See it once and you’ll understand why. CS



Danish Dance Theatre, Dansehallerne, Pasteursvej 24, Cph V; ends March 24; Performances Mon–Fri, 11:00 & 19:00, Sat 17:00; tickets: 130kr, concessions 60kr; Entitled ‘Heartbeat’ in English, this dance event looks at the experience of being young and in love with all the senses, going beyond intangible feelings into the realms of taste and smell. Teens are invited to have a drink with an aphrodisiac during the performance while seated at a makeshift bar on the stage. Only 35 audience members can attend each intimate performance, set up in a small space to emphasise the feeling of romantic relationships and close connections. AK



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Store Scene, Operaen, Ekvipagemestervej 10, 1438 Cph K; starts Thu, ends May 13, performances at 17:00 (unless stated) on Thu, March 26, April 11, April 14, April 18, April 22 (15:00), April 30, May 4, May 8, May 13 (15:00); tickets: 95-895kr; 330 mins with two intermissions; in German with Danish supertitles; 3369 6969; “WHEN I FIRST heard Parsifal at Bayreuth I was 15. I cried for two weeks and then became a musician,” Max Reger, the German pianist and composer, later recalled. Celebrities had flocked to the opera’s premiere in 1882, and the music world was flooded with commentary on Wagner’s newest work. Some critics saw the work as a weakening of Wagner’s powers, but many musicians found something of the sublime in the score. Renowned composer Gustav Mahler wrote about the performance in letter to a friend in 1883: “I can hardly describe my present state to you. When I came out of the Festspielhaus, completely spellbound, I understood that the greatest and most painful revelation had just been made to me, and that I would carry it unspoiled for the rest of my life.”



Republique, Øster- N fælled Torv 37, Cph Ø; starts March 22, end March 29, performances: every day at 17:30, 17:50, 18:10, 18:30, 18:50, 19:10, 19:30, 20:20, 20:40, 21:00, 21:20; tickets: 325kr; www. Oracles is a Colombian performance installation by Enrique Vargas’s Teatro de los Sentidos. Fix your mind on the greatest question of your life and the gate to the underworld will open before you. MH


Gamle Scene, Kongens Nytorv, 1055 Cph K; ends March 24, performances at 20:00 on Tue, Thu, March 24; tickets 150kr; 110 mins including intermission An evening of dazzling dance for 150kr - the price is the same, wherever your seat. Includes Flemming Flindt’s Enetime, George Balanchine’s Tchaikovsky Pas de Deux and Jerome Robbins’s The Concert. FBP

Wallman’s Dinner Show

Cirkusbygningen, Jernbanegade 8, 1609 Cph V; performances Thu-Sat 18:30-23:00; adults 495-815kr, under-12s from 258kr; 3316 3700; info.; A group of dancers all expertly showboating in dance, song, instrument playing and magic, while attending to your table. SC

Initially Parsifal was blocked from all stages outside of the German town of Bayreuth, where Wagner and his wife held complete control over the décor, costume and stage direction. When other theatres were finally granted permission to stage the entire opera at the end of 1913, over 50 performances were given at opera houses in Europe from January to August in 1914. Keith Warner, the artistic director at the Royal Danish Opera, has re-imagined Wagner’s masterwork, and his version of the dramatic production will be on view for the first time in Copenhagen. The sound of the spectacle rests on several experienced Wagner performers, including renowned tenor Stig Fogh Andersen in the title role of the knight Parsifal and Stephen Milling as Gurnemanz, the eldest knight of the Holy Grail. Usually cast in the role of the villain, Swedish baritone John Lundgren takes the role of Amfortas, the king of the Holy Grail, for the first time. Warner has been a passionate devotee of Wagner’s operas since the age of 14, when he saw Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg. “Since then I’ve constantly read about Wagner, seen his works and thought about them, and the amazing thing is that my interest has never waned – indeed, as time goes on I become more and more interested,” said Warner in

Exhibitions In Praise of Power NEW

Thorvaldsens Museum, Bertel Thorvaldsens Plads 2, Cph K; starts March 22, ends Aug 26; open Tue-Sun 10:0017:00; tickets: 40kr, under18s & Wed: free adm; www. This exhibition marks the 200th anniversary of the creation of Alexander the Great’s Entry into Babylon , the noted artwork by Danish sculptor Bertel Thorvaldsen (1770-1844). Curated by Margrethe Floryan, the exhibition explores Bertel’s use of imagery relating to both Alexander the Great and Napoleon, as well as the Roman Empire. Bertel’s work combines images of power in ancient times with the symbols of power significant in the early 19th century. BF

Morten Ernlund Jørgensen

Galleri Jules Julian, Palægade 7, Cph K; ends April 14; open Tue-Fri 12:00-18:00, Sat 11:0014:00; Danish artist Morten Ernlund Jørgensen’s rough hewn style and raw, organic colour scheme create images that strike a balance between order and disorder. He’s inspired by 1960s minimalism and architectural history. BF


Quite simply life-changing


After five hours and 30 minutes his face started to disappear

an interview before directing The Ring Cycle at Covent Garden. This will be Warner’s last season as artistic director in Copenhagen, having submitted his resignation in January due in part to dramatic budget cuts. In writing Parsifal, Richard Wagner took his inspiration

from the 13th century epic poem Parzival, written by the German knight and poet Wolfram von Eschenbach. Ostensibly focusing on the quest for the Holy Grail and the knights of Arthurian legends, Wagner’s loose adaption draws on ideas about faith, compassion and eastern philoso-

phies such as concepts of Buddhism. Flower maidens, squires, a magician, a wild woman and a holy spear all make up some of the key elements of the dramatic storyline. As part of the audience of that first production, Claude Debussy thought the characters and

plot ludicrous, but wrote that musically the opera was “incomparable and bewildering, splendid and strong”. He added that “Parsifal is one of the loveliest monuments of sound ever raised to the serene glory of music.”

John Olsen


Andreas Golder

Tail to Tail

Clausens Kunsthandel, Toldbodgade 9, Cph K; ends March 31; open Tue-Sat 11:00-17:00; The Danish artist John Olsen presents new drawings under the title Slidgigt og indsigt. Olsen works in sculpture, printmaking, and drawing. His work is inspired by natural elements and has an organic feeling to it with muted colours and fluid forms. BF


Kunsthal Nikolaj, Nikolaj Plads 10, Cph K; ends May 12; open Tue–Sun 12:00– 17:00, Thu 12:00–21:00; www. Mie Olise is inspired by architecture in states of isolation and disrepair. The Silent Station is inspired by the work of author Aksel Sandemose. It includes a life-sized model of a train station. BF

Mohs Exhibit, Sønder Boulevard 98, Cph V; starts March 16, ends April 21; open WedFri 12:00-17:00, Sat 13:0016:00; Asbjørn Skou and Sif Itona Westerberg collaborate on a new exhibition focusing on collections. They are interested in the importance people place on the accumulation of objects, and how these collections become filled with personal, almost spiritual, meaning. The artists use photographs, installations, drawings, and science fiction imagery to comment on contemporary society’s attachment to objects. BF


Buddha and the Baroque

Den Tavse Station (The Silent Station)

Galleri Christoffer Egelund, Bredgade 75, Cph K; ends April 7; open Mon-Fri 11:00-18:00, Sat 12:00-16:00; A new group exhibition of work by six Danish artists explores uncharted universes. The exhibition features the work of deceased artist Jørgen Boberg, alongside new work by Tune Andersen, Søren Hagen, Peter Martensen, Anders Moseholm and Bent Hedeby Sørensen. BF

Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek, Dantes Plads 7, Cph V; ends May 13; open Tue-Sun 11:0017:00; tickets: 75kr; under18s free adm; Celebrating the 170th birthday of brewer Carl Jacobsen, here are some rarely seen works from his extensive collection. Jacobsen, an avid collector best known for his sculpture collections, also collected East Asian art and baroque paintings. This special exhibition features a large, gilded statue of Buddha from Japan, as well as drawings by old masters such as Rembrandt, Rubens, and Michelangelo. BF

LARMgalleri, Esplanaden 8D, Cph K; ends April 28; open Wed-Fri 12:00-17:00, Sat 12:0015:00; Classically-trained, Russianborn Andreas Golder brings a touch of dark humour and grotesque bodies to all of his artworks. His works mix art historical techniques and references with elements of popular culture and everyday life. BF

Tjorg Douglas Beer

Martin Asbæk Gallery, Bredgade 23, Cph K; ends March 24; open Tue-Fri 11:00-18:00, Sat 11:00-16:00; Celebrated Berlin-based artist Tjorg Douglas Beer creates abstract images by combining several different media in a collagelike manner. His work explores the stresses and traumas of modern life, mixing popular culture with news stories to create a dark version of everyday life. BF

Spring Exhibition 2012

Den Frie Centre of Contemporary Art, Oslo Plads 1, Cph Ø; ends April 8; open Tue-Fri 12:00-17:00, Thu 12:00-21:00, Sat-Sun 10:00-17:00; tickets 45kr, students 25kr, free adm under-12s; Den Frie Centre of Contemporary Art is re-examining its role as an art centre for artists by artists in its annual Spring Exhibition. Den Frie proposes to renew its role as a leader in the Danish contemporary art community with this exhibition and seminar programme. BF


Nils Stærk, Ny Carlsberg Vej 68, Cph V; starts March 17, ends May 5; open Mon- Fri 12:00-17:00, Sat 12:00-15:00; Danish artist Michael Kivum has created large-scale paintings about confronting power and facing death. Authority figures from the church and the state interact in strange ways on his canvases. The theatre is also an inspiration for Kivum. His paintings reference both stage sets in their formal composition, and the narrative played out upon it. BF

Northern Imaginary

Kunsthal Nikolaj, Nikolaj Plads 10, Cph K; ends May 12; open Tue–Sun 12:0017:00, Thu 12:00–21:00; www. Patrick Huse incorporates painting, video, and photography into his multimedia installations. The Norwegian artist is influenced by landscape paintings and the conceptualism of the 1970s. BF

Henrik Menné with Jesper Fabricius in the Cube

Galleri Tom Christoffersen, Skindergade 5, Cph K; ends March 24; open Wed-Fri 12:00-18:00, Sat 11:00-16:00; The sculptor Henrik Menné’s low-tech machines are inspired by the intersection of art and technology. And in the Cube section of the gallery, Jesper Fabricius shows new work under the title Porno Kommunistisk Universitet. BF




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Hammershøi and Europe

Women of the Avant-garde

Statens Museum for Kunst, Sølvgade 48-50, Cph K; ends May 20; open Tue-Sun 10:0017:00, Wed 10:00-20:00; tickets: 95kr., Students and under 25: 65kr., under 18: free adm; The paintings of Danish artist Vilhelm Hammershøi (1864-1916) have been grouped into several motifs, such as lonely figures, interiors, and deserted cityscapes. The 90 pieces in the exhibition place the idiosyncratic painter’s work in context with his contemporaries to draw out thematic connections with contemporary European painting. BF

Louisiana, Gl Strandvej 13, Humlebæk; ends May 28; open Tue-Fri 11:00-22:00; Sat-Sun 11:00-18:00; tickets: 95kr, students 85kr, under-18s free adm; This exhibition of 200 works presents the variety of methods and perspectives that eight female European avant-garde artists used to express themselves. BF

16 - 22 March 2012 Even now to explain everything would be difficult

Immigrant Image Archive

The Essence of Colour

Immigrant Museum, Stavnsholtvej 3, Farum; ends April 30; open Tue-Sat 10:00-16:00; This is the inaugural exhibition of Denmark’s first museum dedicated to immigrants, covering 500 years of immigrant life in Denmark, from Dutch settlers in Amager in the 1500s to today. BF

Arken, Skovvej 100, Ishøj; ends July 1; open Tue-Sun 10:00-17:00, Wed 10:00-21:00; tickets: over18s 90kr, under-18s free adm, students 75kr; In conjunction with Queen Margrethe’s 40th jubilee this offers a glimpse into the creative life of the monarch. BF

The Flatlands Camp Project

Kunsthal Charlottenborg, Nyhavn 2, Cph K; ends May 6; open Tue-Sun 11:00-17:00, Wed 11:00-20:00; tickets: 60 kr, concessions: 40kr, under16s and Weds after 17:00: free adm; The annual Spring Exhibition at Charlottenborg does not disappoint in the way of sexual content, featuring a large amount of artworks with sexuality, from the intelligent to the vapid, as their focus. BF

House of the Ax

Gammel Strand, Gammel Strand 48, Cph K; ends April 15; open Tue-Sun 11:00-17:00, Wed and Thu 11:00-20:00; tickets: 60kr, concessions 45kr, under16s free adm Cathrine Raden Davidsen presents paintings, charcoal and ink drawings, ceramic jars, and prints. BF


Museum of Copenhagen, Vesterbrogade 59, Cph V; ends 31 July; open daily 10:00-17:00; tickets: 20kr, under-17s free adm, Fri free adm The exhibition includes several hundred objects, photos, and engravings about the history of trash. BF


Galleri Bo Bjerggaard, Flæsketorvet 85, Cph V; ends March 17; open Tue-Fri 13:0018:00, Sat 12:00-16:00; www. Berlin-based Brigitte Waldach presents paintings, drawings, and a site-specific installation inspired by cultural myths and religious symbols, especially those that can be deemed universal. BF

In the shadow of the pyramids

Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek, Dantes Plads 7, Cph V; ends March 25; open Tue–Sun 11:00–17:00; Flinders Petrie was an eccentric researcher and considered by many to be the ‘father of archaeology’. BF

Domestic Landscapes

Peter Lav Gallery, Esplanaden 8D, Cph K; ends April 28; open Wed-Fri 12:00-17:00, Sat 12:0015:00; Danish artist Michael Mørk presents the relationship between architecture, sculpture, painting, and photography in his artworks. BF

Andreas Gursky

Louisiana Museum of Modern Art, Gl. Strandvej 13, Humlebæk; ends May 13; open TueFri 11:00-22:00; Sat-Sun 11:0018:00; German photographer Andreas Gursky is known for his highlyelaborate, large-scale landscape and architectural photographs. He uses digital technology to combine multiple images taken from extreme angles to create his iconic photographs. Forty of these giant photographs will be on display, along with several smaller works. BF

Drawing by Drawing

Danish Architecture Centre, Strandgade 27B, Cph K; ends March 18; open Mon-Sun 10:0017:00, Wed 10:00-21:00; Tickets: 40kr, students 25kr, Under-15s: free adm; Svein Tønsager, a professor at the Aarhus School of Architecture, is the focus of a new exhibition at the Danish Architecture Centre. BF

The King of Denmark

Gallery B15, Islands Brygge 15, Cph S; ends March 21; open Wed-Fri 12:00-18:00, Sat 12:0015:00; Stockholm-based Erik Joer was inspired by Morton Feldman’s composition for percussion, The King of Denmark, which references King Christian X’s resistance to the Nazi occupation. BF


Galleri Nicolai Wallner, Ny Carlsberg Vej 68, Cph V; ends March 17; open Tue-Fri 12:00-17:00, Sat 12:00-15:00; Dan Graham and Robert Mangold started out within the minimalist and conceptual art movements of New York in the 1960s, continuing to work with themes from this early period throughout their respective careers. This exhibition will feature works on paper and sketches from the artists commenting on each other’s works. BF

Ladies and Gentlemen!

Moderna Museet, Gasverksgatan 22, Malmö, Sweden; ends April 22; open Tue-Sun 11:00-18:00; tickets: 50kr, under-18s free adm; www. Portrait photography from the period 1950-1990 that portrays people as they wish to be seen, not only as they are. Includes works by Andy Warhol, Robert Mapplethorpe, Cindy Shermanand and Tracey Moffat. BF

The Archaeology of Memory: Materiality #1

Sorø Art Museum, Storgade 9, Sorø; ends May 6; open Tue-Sun 11:00-17:00; tickets: over-18s 50kr, under-18s free adm; www.sorokunstmuseum. dk Curated by Birgitte Kirkhoff Eriksen, this exhibition explores archaeology through an artistic investigation of everyday objects. BF

Photography Centre, Pasteursvej 14, Cph V; ends March 18; open Tue-Fri 11:00-17:00, Thu 11:00-20:00; Sat-Sun 12:00-16:00; www. Gitte Villesen’s video installation, ‘I Will Arrange Everything. It Will Be the Best Movie Ever’, is about gender roles in contemporary African society and follows the lives of three women related to the Gambian musician Amadou Sarr. Villesen works primarily with video and photography to create her poetic reflections on relationships, place, and collaboration. BF

Early Modernism

Moderna Museet, Gasverksgatan 22, Malmö; ends April 8; open Tue, Thu, Sun 11:0018:00, Wed 11:00-21:00; tickets 50 SEK; Early Modernism features works by artists such as Pablo Picasso, Henri Matisse, Edvard Munch and Sigrid Hjerten. JF

Land Ho!

Nordatlantens Brygge, Strandgade 91, Cph K; ends April 15; Mon-Fri 10:00-17:00, Sat-Sun 12:00-17:00; Greenland’s Arctic coast is an important influence on the 12 paintings of Danish-born Ina Rosing, that are dedicated to sharing the culture of Greenland and the Faroe Islands. BF

When a Child is Taught to Kill

SOD Space of Drawings, Holbergsgade, Cph K; ends March 24; open Tue-Fri 12:00- 18:00; Sat 11:00-15:00; Christian Finne works with formal experiments in colourful patterns. The Dane uses coloured pencil on black cardboard to create his pieces. Finne is inspired by the relationship between the mind and the natural world. BF

The National Museum of Photography, Black Diamond, Søren Kierkegaards Plads 1, Cph K; ends April 28; open Mon-Sat 10:00-19:00; www. Photos from Adam Jeppesen’s solo 487-day trip from the Arctic Circle through North and South America to Antarctica. BF


InstantHERLEV Institute, Krøyers Plads, Cph K; ends Sep 1; Anja Franke of the InstantHERLEV Institute presents the latest instalment of her ongoing project exploring urban and suburban issues of space and place, One City Campaign. BF

The Voice of Things & Gestus

Overgaden, Neden Vandet 17, Cph K; ends April 4; open TueSun 13:00-17:00, Thu 13:0020:00; Ebbe Stub Wittrup uses film and photography to comment on the myths of culture in The Voice of Things. Jakob Emdal continues his artistic investigation of the structures of cultural institutions in Gestus. BF

Keld Helmer-Petersen, Jonas Liveröd & Aleksandra Kurcharska

Gallery Lars Olsen, Uplandsgade 56, Cph S; ends April 7; open Thu-Sat 13:00-18:00; www. The exhibition includes works by legendary Danish photographer Keld Helmer-Petersen, Swedish artist, Jonas Liveröd, and Aleksandra Kurchaska. BF

Spring Exhibition

Dexter Bang Sinister

Kunsthal Charlottenborg; ends Oct; tickets: 60kr, concessions 40kr; An exhibition inspired by research into 1960s psychedelic visual culture. BF

Domestic Landscapes

Peter Lav Gallery, Esplanaden 8D, Cph K; ends April 24; open Wed-Fri 12:00-17:00, Sat 12:0015:00; Michael Mørk’s new social exhibition explores everyday themes filtered through a lens of psychological tension. BF

Evolution de Large

Gammel Strand, Gammel Strand 48, Cph K; ends April 15; open Tue-Sun 11:00-17:00, Wed & Thu 11:00-20:00; tickets: 60kr, concessions 45kr, under-16s free adm Berlin-based, provocative artist Johnathan Meese incorporates sculpture, installation, and performance into his artistic practice as a painter. BF

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“Everyone is Irish on St. Patrick‛s Day” Saturday 17th of March Family Event

Rådhuspladsen 13.00-19.00 hrs

Café tent with Green hats, accessories, Hot Chockolate, Irish coffee and Guinness. Free face paint for children. 13.00-17.00 hrs

Live Music & Dance

15.30 - 17.00 hrs Trad Lads & Green Steps Dark Green School of Irish Dancing Copenhagen Irish Setdancers Tim Goddard & Sonnich Lydom Gordon Pipes & Drums

Saturday 17th of March 2012 Registration @ Kennedy's 11:30-12:30 The Race passes through the following Irish Pubs: Kennedy’s, The Shamrock, The Globe, The Irish Rover, Bloomsday and The Dubliner. Drinks and Leg Ties will be supplied by the sponsors and the organisers. Entrance Fee: Min. 150,- DKK. per team.


17.00 hrs

Tom McEwan as St. Patrick. Start and and finish at Rådhuspladsen (ca. 45 min.) Parade band: Gordon Pipes & Drums The requirement for participants: wear something green!





The King is alive! (Sort of ...) Elvis Presley in Concert

Forum Sat March 24, 20:00; 315-415kr


ICHAEL JACKSON, Bob Marley, Tupac Shakur and many other artists have managed to release best-selling albums from beyond the grave. However, not to be outdone, Elvis Presley shows why he is still the King, as he is the first artist ever to tour the world – post-mortem, that is. “A live concert to me is exciting because of all the electricity that is generated in the crowd and on stage. It’s my favourite part of the business: live concerts,” the King said a press conference prior to his record-breaking Madison Square Garden shows in New York City in 1972. During his lifetime, Elvis only performed in the United States and in three Canadian cities, leaving heartbroken fans all over the world. With the help of modern technology today, however, the King has been gracing international audiences and making the dreams of countless fans come true. Starting in 1998, the ‘Elvis Presley in Concert’ phenomenon has mesmerised millions of people worldwide and has earned a Guinness World Record as the first live tour headlined by an artist who is no longer living. And so, 35 years after his untimely death, Elvis is finally going to perform in Copenhagen. This unique multimedia event offers the closest opportunity for Danish fans to experience Elvis the Pelvis up close and personal. The concert is estimated to last two hours and features a 16-piece orchestra, a number of Elvis’s original band mates, former cast members, and the king of rock ‘n roll himself – or at least, some digitally re-mastered live footage of him. Most of the footage used in the show comes from the material shot for the MGM films Elvis: That’s The Way It Is (1970) and Elvis on Tour (1972).. Mega Elvis fans will be thrilled to know that footage from the legendary 1973 global television special Aloha from Hawaii, via Satellite also found its way into the show. So, in short, the concert is made up of Elvis’s finest performances from the biggest concerts of his career. This is exactly the period that ‘Elvis Presley In Concert’ intends to celebrate, as it projects the King at his very best, both physically and performance-wise. Also, it doesn’t hurt that these films were originally recorded in multi-track, enabling the producers to drop all the sound from the footage, highlighting the sweet vocals recorded by Elvis’s microphone. All the music heard in the concert production is performed live, with the obvious exception of Elvis’s vocals. Audiences and band members alike have claimed to forget that Elvis is in fact, not present, as the illusion is so life-like, satisfying Elvis cravings worldwide. So get ready to hear your favourite Elvis tunes, from the rock ‘n’ roll classic ‘Hound Dog’ to the love anthem ‘Can’t Help Falling in Love’. Whether you are a Elvis fan or not, this might just be your only shot to find out first-hand why he was deemed the greatest entertainer of the 20th century. Do not miss this experience! CLAUDIA SANTOS

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Global; 21:00; 90kr Active since the mid-‘80s, this Moroccan orchestra is one of the most influential groups in north Africa, helping spread Amazigh and Berber music across the world stage, sparking something of a renaissance for the indigenous music of Morocco. Embracing a blend of traditional instrumentation with banjos, electric guitars and gongs, the group produces energetic, exotic and celebratory melodies that brim with gusto. This will not fail to capture the imaginations of those on the prowl for something more than another western rock group this Friday.

Review James Morrison ★★★★★★

March 7 Store Vega


HEN JAMES Morrison first rose to critical acclaim in 2006, many must have wondered how a man of such talent had not been discovered earlier. When he played at a sold-out Store Vega, the crowd must have been flummoxed by what exactly they had just witnessed. At his best, the Rugby-born musician was as soulful a voice as any you’re likely to hear, and even at his worst, he was teetering on the edge of sheer musical brilliance. Morrison stepped onto the scene along with a sizeable backing band and proceeded to quench the crowd’s thirst with the prolific ‘Beautiful Life’, a well-placed opener that set the standard for the night. After a slowish start that entranced more than it entertained, his signature track ‘I Won’t Let You Go’ took the concert to a whole new level five songs in, as Morri-

Schubert & Beethoven

Koncerthuset; 16:00; 80-470kr Led by Italian composer Mario Venzago, DR’s symphony orchestra and guest pianist Simone Dinnerstein (pictured) will perform Schubert’s Symphony No. 3 and No. 8 and Beethoven’s Piano Concerto No. 2. Whether you’re nursing a hangover, taking time out from writing your thesis or just think that it’s about time you embraced a little culture, this rendition of some of the finest classical music ever composed is not to be missed no matter what your musical preferences.



Koncerthuset; 20:00; 300kr Hailed as one of the most important bands to have emerged out of America during the ‘90s, no band has re-sculpted the fundamental components of country music in such an original way as the Nashville five-piece. Their unclassified brand of countryfolk – a hybrid of multiple genres borrowing from avant-garde jazz, soul and post-rock – captures the absurdity of modern living, using blithely imaginative lyrics paired with emotionally evocative melodies. Their visit to Copenhagen marks the release of their eleventh studio-record, Mr. M (2012) – another poetic addition to their rich discography.

Cass McCombs

Huset i Magstræde; 21:00; 100kr The Californian singer-songwriter offers an ambient, moody slant on folk-rock. Emerging at the turn of the millennium with his debut, Not the Way E.P. (2002), McCombs released two records last year, Wit’s End and Humor Risk. Both records fit the description of humble compilations of well-written ballads laden with vivid imagery drawn from the laconic tales buried deep within McCombs’s dreamworld. The latter record ups the ante with stronger riffs steadily rocking the boat beneath his wistful rhymes. A born performer, this is a must for any musicians reading.

son’s hoarse yet soulful falsetto-inclined voice got the licence to roam from low to high that it had been waiting for. Fans and critics alike have hailed the lively singer’s style as being reminiscent of Stevie Wonder, albeit infused with elements of confessional lyrical singer/ songwriter traits – an alternating pattern that was consistent throughout the show. Fluctuating between emotive, if not Morrison has garnered comparisons to Stevie Wonder, but at Vega he proved he borderline melanhas his own signature style cholic numbers and more soul-crammed tunes, Morrison and co didn’t take a misstep ated an overwhelming sense of that’s graced with so much natuduring the concert and seemed subtlety that was promptly left ral talent, and rarer still to see to be enjoying themselves more short-lived by a crescendo of up- one who is as genuinely humand more as time went by. An beat tunes towards the end, such ble about things as Morrison. acoustic performance of ‘Right as the well-known ‘You Give Six years after being catapulted By Your Side’ was the highlight Me Something’ and ‘Wonderful into the limelight, he’s still the of it all, as Morrison’s vocals World’, both of which topped shy lad from the West Midlands thundered throughout Vega un- the should we say charts back in whose hoarse voice stands apart impaired by any instrumenta- 2007 and did their bit to send from any of his contemporaries. tion whatsoever, bar a few well- the crowd home with smiles on placed electric guitar strums. their faces. It is rare to see a musician This numbed the mood and creALLAN MUTUKU-KORTBÆK RASMUS B.S. HANSEN / WWW.TERRANAUT.DK








We Have Band

Lille Vega; 21:00; 130kr The music scene in London, in a perpetual state of change, sees trends change at the rate of a chameleon’s colours. But this fresh-faced three-piece have appeared in NME and played at some of the capital’s most prestigious venues, translating their experimental musical ideals into glamorous electro compositions that piece together Hot Chipesque synths, refined chintzy ‘80s disco beats and polished vocals. Their unique forwardlooking tunes sound have left the likes of the Klaxons in the dust and paves the way for new, burgeoning talents to rise.

Nightlife Werk It

Bakken; Fri 23:00; Free Adm Tonight’s DJ set will be led by the charmingly-named Kenneth Cockwhore and his fellow Danish henchman, Macho. A mixture of electro-pop and happy-golucky hip-hop mixes, it’s assured the dancefloor will be bursting with Copenhagen’s young and trendy crowd. Bakken is a staple club in the stylish Kødbyen district – it’s a good distance away from the mainstream clubs nearer the city centre and often thought of as Copenhagen’s grimy answer to Berlin’s clubscene – and never fails to provide an authentic night out on the town. For any new students in town, make your way here at the stroke of midnight.

Analog Sessions

KB18; Sat 21:00; Free Adm Tonight is the launch of a new concept dreamed up by ‘KB18, Analog Sessions’, which embraces a variety of musical genres from Balkan to Latino jazz and welcomes pioneering electronic musicians from around the world. Tonight, legendary producer

Ice Cream Cathedral

Ideal Bar; 21:00; 70kr Gradually climbing the ladder of the Danish music scene, the trio dream up melodic retrosounding tunes tinted with atmospheric electronic quirks that are patently different from that churned out by other emerging acts in Copenhagen. Taking a step up from a small gig played at Nørrebro’s popular bar-venue Drone a couple of weeks back, they’ll attract a much wider audience at Vega’s hang-out spot.


Nickodemus, who’s been a key player on New York’s dance scene over the last decade, will be the master of ceremonies, criss-crossing musical genres and breaking the perceived boundaries of dance music. Swing Republic are of a similar ilk as they entwine old jazz sounds into percussive dance sets that have made an immediate impact on the local underground dance scene. This event is bound to make an strong first impression and will probably become one of the most popular in Kødbyen over the coming months.

What Happens 5th Birthday: Danny Serrano Culture Box; Sat 23:00; 80kr What Happens has gained a reputation for attracting a host of star DJs from around the globe. Tonight’s birthday celebration will be headed by Madrid-based producer Serrano, perhaps bestknown for his speedy brand of tech-house. His popular sets in Ibiza have earned Serrano prestigious DJs awards and work with some of the biggest labels in the business. DANIEL VAN DER NOON


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This section was contributed by Alexis Robiou, a French fine artist, writer and musician who has lived in Copenhagen for two years. As well as hosting Copenhagen Fashion Week events at Nikolaï Kirke or rocking live at Rust, he’s been spotted acting as a very improbable city tour guide or singing street karaoké during the last edition of Distortion. His work has been exhibited in New York, Tokyo, Paris, London, Munich, Barcelona, Dublin, and now on Blågårdsgade.


St Patrick’s Day Parade Rådhuspladsen; Sat 17:00; free adm; The parade will take off at 17.00, led by actor Tom McEwan dressed as St Patrick. Individuals and families who would like to take part and walk in the parade are more than welcome – the only requirement is that you wear something green. For those whose wardrobes are entirely bereft of the colour, there’s no need to worry – St Patrick’s Day hats and accessories will be available for sale at the St Patrick’s Day shop in the coffee tent from 13:00. While you’re there, order an Irish coffee or a pint of Guinness between 15:00 and 17:00 and you’ll get a free Tullamore Dew cap or Guinness-hat. There is also free face painting for the kids. Scottish bagpipe band Gordon Pipes and Drums will help to guarantee a festive atmosphere. Lasting about 40 minutes, the parade should arrive back at Rådhuspladsen a little before six. The day’s celebrations are focused on Rådhuspladsen, beginning at 15:30 with a selection of traditional Irish dancing by the Dark Green School of Irish Dancing, and music – provided by one of the top Irish bands in Denmark, Trad Lads – to get you into the spirit. MH

Studio Barnhus RBMA Session Dunkel, Vester Voldgade 10, 1552 Cph V; Sat March 17, 21:00-late Alternative music breeding ground the Red Bull Music Academy presents Studio Barnhus (aka Axel Boman, Kornel Kovacs & Petter) at yet another of their Copenhagen sessions this Saturday at Dunkel (21:00-23:00), after you can get your night rave on at the club show from 23:00 with strong local support from Geiger & Lawaetz plus Boy Division.

Three-legged Charity Race Kennedys Pub, Gammel Kongevej 23, Cph V; registration from Sat 11:00; 150kr per team; Copenhagen continues its wacky Paddy’s Day celebrations with the 11th annual Three-legged Charity Race. Competitors are tied together and negotiate a 3km course where they need to stop off at six ‘pitstops’ (Irish pubs) along the way. At each pub punters are required to down half a pint of beer and get their scorecard stamped as proof. The race attracts all sorts so whether you’re Irish, non-Irish, tourist, expat or Dane, all are welcome to join the fun. MH Over-40s Race Kennedys Pub, Gammel Kongevej 23, Cph V; registration starts Sat 17:00; 75kr per team; If you want to participate in the race, but aren’t really up for the two-hour race against the clock, there is the Over 40s Run. This event is not so much a race, as a league: starting at 17:00 at Kennedys for registration and leg ties, participants will accumulate points for every drink they have within the participating pubs. The race ends at 23:00, by which time all race sheets must be handed in at the Dubliner. MH



can I barely pronounce. “Copenhagen city is a woman.” “Oooh, really?” “Well, not exactly the Parisian species you might be all too familiar with, but more like, you know, flashing the goods after a minute and then ... zero after-flavour in the back of your mouth ...” “How rude! Do you mean the brief, frivolous scent that follows you all the way to your girlfriend’s pillow and nails you there?” “Almost but no, not exactly, rather like the spectacular Danish spring, when you can see the whole of nature struggling to get out of the abysmal darkness, fighting for days after the official European delivery date, and finally blow up, at once as a billion exploding stars!” “U-hu , do I agree, caressing my non-existent hipster beard, I know exactly what you ... and then I faint again, dreaming of a happy death star resort.”

The Woken Trees & Shiny Darkly Musikcaféen, Huset i Magstræde, Rådhusstrædet 13, 1466 Cph K; Friday 16 March, 21:00–00:30; tickets 40kr, students: 30kr Get your Ass to Mars presents postpunk bands The Woken Trees and Shiny Darkly in the Musikcaféen at Huset i Magstræde, with visuals by Asger Lamper, which normally guarantees an out-there evening. This is a great opportunity to check out two up-and-coming bands, plus The Wands and a special guest: Strangers on a train. Shiny Darkly were recently been signed by Crunchy Frog and release their EP in May. Check out Facebook (in Danish) for more details. Acid Games #1 Bakken, Kødbyen, Cph V; Fri March 30, 23:00-05:00 Garage rock at its best – let’s make a party.

Irish dance workshop Flamencoværkstedet, Struenseegade 13, Cph N; Sun 14:00; 100kr; As a great warm-up for St Patrick’s Day, learn how to perform traditional Irish Céilí Dancing. Experience is not required, but a good mood and desire to move is. The workshop is provided by the Dark Green School of Irish Dancing. You can sign up by sending an email to MH Circus Arena Bellahøj, Hulgårdsvej/Borups Allé, Brønshøj; ends April 9, performances Fri 18:30, Sat & Sun, 12:00 & 15:30, Tue 18:30, Wed & Thu 17:00; tickets 150350kr, 4030 3040, circus@arena. dk; As one of the best in the world, Circus Arena has just returned from the prestigious Monte Carlo International Circus Festival with two of the biggest prizes: the Golden Clown and the Audience Award, which it won thanks to its elephant and horse routine. The international guests this year include the Catana Troupe, the Spanish energy bomb Picasso Jr, and the Puyang Acrobats from China. MSØ Charlie Scott’s Skindergade 43, Cph K; Tue & Thu 17:00-20:30; Free Adm Jazz music every Tuesday and Thursday!

Round Tower NEW Flea Market Round Tower, Købmagergade 52A, Cph K; Sat 10:00-17:00; tickets: over-15s 25kr, under-15s 5kr; contact 3373 0373 or post@ The Round Tower’s 900 sqm library room will be transformed into a 50-stall market for all to enjoy. It is important to note that this flea market is done more in the spirit of coziness than shopping itself. So if you are in the mood for socialising with fellow ‘hygge’ fans, don’t hesitate to join in. You can rent your own stall for 280kr. CS Gladsaxe Theatre NEW Foyer Flea Market Gladsaxe Theatre Foyer, Buddinge Hovedgade 81, Søborg; Sun 10:00-15:00; free adm; contact Karin Groth at 2926 5511 or Maj Britt Weidinger at 2193 0814 or Gladsaxe Theatre Foyer is getting ready to host another flea market, where you will be able to find all sorts of things, from books, to furniture, to shoes. Make sure the trunk of your car is empty and head on down to the flea market. You can also join as a vendor; small stalls cost 300kr and big stalls go for 400kr. There are also six stalls outdoors, in case you have large things to sell. CS


I ROUGHLY WOKE UP three minutes ago, with my right foot stuck in some sort of intricately weaved Mexican trash basket and a brain used as a multimillion megaton nuclear bombsite/wasteland (let us say: Pitcairn island for sheer exoticism or Amager for the locals), but now I am in Nørrebronx nodding approvingly, if slightly bewildered, to a freshlycooked musical offer – all this in a three square metre studio. My head is tilted at a very awkward angle under a punishing mezzanine fitted for midgets, or creatures of the crawling kind, with flesh so unfamiliar and natural light that is almost of the translucent kind ... Phosphorescent carpets and overflowing ashtrays in the sink? Check. Thermo socks drying over the analogue keyboard/synth? Check. It’s eleven in the morning at the Copyflex headquarters and we are getting thirsty. We suddenly feel like climbing on top of organic architectural structures, preferably of the social housing kind, covered with natural grass, or walking through very steep artificial parks filled with billions of plastic flowers. However, as always, we get back to the music. “Sooo, what would you call this style of groove?” After 30 seconds of hazy hesitation, the answer comes back in slow motion: “Balkanic reggae dub with a dancehall vibe to it,” comes the definite answer. “And what is the title of such a miss smashed potato?” do I dare ask/

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NEXT WEEK: MUSEUMS CORNER Schubert & Bach NEW Koncerthuset, DR Byen, Emil Holms Kanal 20, Cph K; Thu (22 Mar) 19:30; tickets 425kr; contact 3520 6262 or www. At the centre of this week’s Thursday concert is one of Scandinavia’s most versatile musicians: John Storgårds from Finland. He is a violinist and a conductor and has mastered both old and new music. A concert with Storgårds is always a special experience, so book your tickets now! CS The Timeline Project NEW Cinemateket, Gothersgade 55, Cph K; starts Sat, ends March 30; free adm; www.dfi. dk/filmhuset/cinemateket This photo exhibition by the collective of photographers CCCP consists of photo portraits of randomly chosen people who are also asked questions about how they perceive life and the changes and challenges of life. The aim of the exhibition is to show how we are affected by different events in different ways. MSØ Harness Racing Charlottenlund Race Course, Traverbanevej 10, Charlottenlund; Sun 13:00 & Wed 15:30; 20kr; No Ben Hur thrills and spills here, that’s for sure!

Rust turns 22 NEW Rust, Guldbergsgade 8, Cph N; Fri 20:00; entrance 60kr; 3524 5200 o r; This Nørrebro-based nightclub has for more than two decades been a good location to listen to genres ranging from post punk and grunge to hip-hop and dubstep. A top night beckons with Trentemøller, Buda and Mike Sheridan all due to perform. MSØ American Horsepower car parts market American Horsepower, Pårupvej 74, NEW Græsted, Sat 12:0016:00; free adm; 2144 5022; www.brick- site. com/americanhorsepower This is the fifth time in American Horsepower’s history that they’re hosting a car parts market – primarily for American cars. As well as spare parts, you can buy soda, beer, coffee, cake and sausages. If you want a stall to sell your own parts, contact the club in advance. MSØ History Tours in English starts from Bishop Absalon’s statue at Højbro Plads, Cph K; Sat 10:00; tickets: 80kr, no booking needed, duration 90 mins; The guide takes you through the old streets of the city, focusing on the period between 1400 and 1600. MSØ



16 - 22 March 2012

Floors are alive with the pound of hip-hop


YOU’VE HAD a hard week at work, your body is aching, but it’s not your turn for a holiday. So where do you go for a time-out where you can recollect yourself, have your energy restored and feel like a brand new person after it all.

Helle Thorup Spa Vendersgade 27, 1363 Cph K; Open Mon-Sat 10:00-20:00, Sun 10:0018:00; 3312 4200; cph@hellthorup. dk; Located near Nørreport Station and boasting a 850 sqm spa area, this wellness centre offers regular massages, sports massages, facials and best of all: a Spa and Sunday Brunch package or Spa and sushi where you can get a spa treatment followed by a sumptuous meal. For a two-hour romantic getaway, try their ‘Romance for Two’ package of an Ole Henriksen exotic African Red tea Scrub, an energising oil massage, and champagne and snacks. Birds’ market F o r e n i n g s c e n - NEW teret Pedersholm, Roskildevej 161, Frederikssund; Sun 10:00-13:00; entrance 25kr; contact 2126 9236; Does your parrot talk too much? Then this is the opportunity to exchange it for a new one, when the bird association in Frederiksund hosts a bird market for people who want to sell or buy a bird. MS The Globe Quiz Nørregade 43-45 Cph K; Thu 19:30; 25kr per person; max five per team Just 25 kroner per person (max five a team) and the winners get 1,000 kroner, second place 500 and third place a crate of beer. As well as three rounds of 15 questions each – courtesy of quizmaster John Kelleher - there are two beer round questions, a raffle and a rollover. Southern Cross Quiz Løngangstræde 37, Cph K; Thu 19:30; 25kr per person; max five per team You’ll be impressed with the intelligence of the questions posed by Mike. Intriguing, informative and mostly guessable, he personally writes every one and it shows. The winners get a bottle of vodka and ten pints of beers, which can be redeemed as tokens, second place eight bottles, and last place shots. BH

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Ni’mat Spa Købmagergade 41, 1150 Cph K; Open Mon-Fri 10:00-21:00, Sat 10:00-19:00, Sun 10:00-17:00; 3315 8955; Ni’Mat Spa specialises in massage treatments using aromatic oils, a steam room and hot stones. Inspired by traditional Thai techniques, they treat tensions caused by sports, headaches and aching feet. They also offer spa and brunch packages , including a romantic one for couples. With a large spa area, they are able to cater for large groups like company events. Wanna Shine Strandboulevarden 151, 2100 Cph Ø; Open Mon-Fri 09:30-18:00, Sat 10:00-14:00; 3930 6020;; Concentrating more on grooming, Wanna Shine specialises in hair removal for men and women, pedicures, manicures (especially gel nails), eyelash extensions, make-up and spray tans. Massages and special bachelorette party packages are also available. They also have a special skincare package for teenagers. Or if you would just like a quick shoulder, neck or back massage, that is available too.

Kids Easter workshop NEW Fredensborg Bibliotek, Jernbanegade 3, 1., Fredensborg; Fri 15:00-17:00; free tickets at; contact Helga Ekstrøm at heek@fredensborg. dk or 7256 2200; age over 10s Join the workshop and make your own cute Easter bunny or lamb or a nice ’gækkebrev’, which is a decorated letter sent at Easter containing a riddle. Bring your family to this event that’s hosted by the Fredensborg Knitting Club. MSØ Bongo Carnival NEW Kulturstationen Vanløse, Frode Jakobsens Plads 4, 1., Vanløse; Sun 15:00; tickets 80kr,; www. This is a day of rhythms as the bongo band plays a mix of traditional conga, rumba and other African-influenced beats for dance-eager families. It’s basically the type of music you would hear at a carnival in Cuba, so this the perfect opportunity to give your kids a musical experience above the ordinary. Watch, listen and dance to the real deal, and afterwards you can also get something to eat at Vanløse Spisehus. MSØ

GET READY to shake what your mamma gave you because Floor Wars is here. This dance-based event over two days will sort the winners from the losers. Floor Wars aims to inspire both the newbies, as well as the professionals, of the break dance scene to network, exchange ideas and dance off against each other. Based around a 3 vs 3 breakdance battle, this event is arranged according to what the organisers call the ‘Great 8’ principle. Eight world-class crews will be challenged by eight other crews that are selected in a qualifying round prior to the main battle. The fantastic thing about this is that any crew therefore has an opportunity to enter the competition. The great eight crews include Denmark’s own world famous Natural Effects, who over the years have delivered some legendary performances at Floor Wars. Every time they have entered they have made it through to the finals, as was the case in 2006, 2007 and 2008. In 2006 they won first prize. Continuing to improve over the years, they will enter this time round with the Red Bull BC One winner, ‘Neguin’ from Brazil. Perhaps this may be the year for them to bring it home and take the title on home soil. The line-up also includes Fusion Mind Killer from Korea, De Klan from Italy, Melting Force from France, Mf Kidz from America, Tatanaka from the Ukraine, and Soul Mavericks from the UK. As the name indicates, Floor Wars is being held on the floor and is an arena-style event that preserves the intimacy and intensity of the battles. Vega is the showground

Magic Sunday K-I-B, Kulturhu- NEW set Islands Brygge, Islands Brygge 18, Cph S; Sun 12:00-15:00; free adm; If your children have dreams about becoming a magician when they grow up or they just like a good magic trick, this a perfect place to treat them. The day ends with a magic show. MSØ Story time Books & Company, Sofievej 1, 2900 Hellerup; Tue mornings 09:30-10:00; free adm; www. Every Tuesday morning storyteller Sara Albers performs stories, poems, and finger plays. She entertains, inspires and captivates kids’ imaginations, making Tuesday mornings a magical experience for all. SA Creepy Crawly Experimentarium, Tuborg Havnevej 7, Hellerup; ends Sep 2012, open daily 09:30-17:00; under-threes free adm, under-12s 100kr, over-12s 160kr; Learn more about the creepy crawlies that share your living space. From flies and ants to spiders and maggots, learn the unexpected places where insects live and don’t leave without your Creeponaut certificate. EM


Floor Wars Vega, Enghavevej 40, Cph V; Friday 19:00-01:00, Sat 16:00-01:00; Tickets (at the door) Fri 140kr, Sat 180kr;


Beauty Avenue Fohåbningsholms Alle 3, 1904 Frederiksberg; Open Mon-Fri 09:0020:00, Sat 09:00-17:00; 3336 2090; Dedicated to pampering their customers from head-to-toe, Beauty Avenue has several beauty treatments from hairstyling to make-up, nail care to massages. Men also have their share of treatments to choose from – manicures, pedicures, facials and even a special ‘Warrior’s Massage’ that will leave them energised and clear-headed. They also offer hair removal, special massages and facials for mothers-to-be and bridal make-up.


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for this event and will also showcase smaller side battles that are being held, such as a ‘popping battle’ and a ‘toprock battle’. The timetable for Floor Wars 2012 is action-packed. Beginning on Friday night at Lille Vega, the doors will open at 7pm, and from 8pm onwards in the Lille Vega concert hall there will be the R16 Scandinavian Qualification 1vs1 B-boy Battle. The winner will go to Korea where they will compete in the R16 1vs1 B-boy Battle. Also from 8pm onwards in the Lille Vega Lounge there will be the 1vs1 All Style Battle Just For Laughs Qualification. The winner will go to Montreal to represent Denmark in the Just For Laughs All Style Battle. From 11:30pm onwards, the event heats up with the pre-party. Come Saturday, the action only gets bigger at Store Vega. The doors open at 4pm, whilst at 5pm in the main hall there are the eliminations for the 3vs3 battle. At 6pm in the foyer there is the ‘toprock bat-

tle’, whilst at 6:30pm in the main hall the ‘footwork battle’ will occur. At 8pm the main battle will begin. The judges for the 3 vs 3 battle will be Dyzee from Canada’s Supernaturalz crew, Buckingham from America’s Flexible Flave, and Nono from France’s Vagabond Crew. Nearly as important as the dancers themselves are the DJs that will be responsible for spinning the tunes. Like the crews, these DJs come from all around the world and include OneUp from France, Uragunn from Italy and Holland’s Panic. Floor Wars is organised by Breakpoint, a hip-hop community that formed to practice and develop the various dance forms of hip-hop such as breaking, electric boogie and locking. Breakpoint caters for Denmark’s best dancers, as well as absolute beginners. As well as Floor Wars they also do shows, arrange jams and offer dance-lessons. JESSICA O’SULLIVAN

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I DON’T KNOW everything about my husband, and frankly, I don’t want to know everything. We’ve been together eight years, and until recently I never knew that he was a big fan of biscotti. Big. I don’t even remember how the subject came up. He went on and on about the virtues of the crunchy moon-shaped cookies, and then came the whammy of all whammies: “But you’ve never made them for me.” It was like an arrow through the heart. At this point I think I should mention that this is a man who will not touch peanut butter with a ten-foot pole. This blows my mind, and not in a good mind blowing kind of way. To

the like-minded ladies out there who are about to enter a more serious, committed phase of your relationship, ask yourself: does he like peanut butter as much as I do? If not, you might want to think twice. But I digress. Never one to back down from a challenge that involves sugar, chocolate, and butter, I made biscotti. Boy did I ever. I mixed that dough as if my life depended on it. I shaped and baked rectangles of dough, sliced it, and baked it again. The result was pure deliciousness … and a husband who gobbled down slice after crunchy slice. Now if only I could get him to try one with some peanut butter spread on top.


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Restaurant Kiin Kiin Guldbergsgade 21, Cph N; 3535 7535; four-course menu 450kr, seven-course 775kr (with wine menu 1450kr); There are only two Thai restaurants in the whole world that have been awarded a Michelin star. One of them is in London, the other one is Kiin Kiin, which you’ll find in the heart of Nørrebro. And it’s well deserved. Kiin Kiin isn’t just a restaurant, it’s an experience, a place where every little detail is thought through. PDR 1. th. Herluf Gade 9, Cph K; 3393 5770,; 1,250kr per person; 1. th. is a gourmet restaurant with a twist. Tucked away behind a hard-to-find door on the first floor to the right of a typical Copenhagen apartment, the restaurant is based around the concept of the dinner party with guests stepping into what appears to be a private apartment and then being utterly spoilt by their hosts. The monthly set menu costs 1,250kr and has a whopping ten courses, and you can tell them in advance of any food quirks you might have and they will personalise the menu for you. Terrific food, friendly and attentive service and a unique setting. CS Reinwald’s Farvergade 15, 1463 Cph K; open Mon-Sat 14:00-24:00 (kitchen closes at 22:00); 3391 8289; five-course menu with wine 850kr, other dishes 75-215kr; www.reinwalds. dk Serving lunch and dinner, a director’s-script length of choices confronts you at Reinwald’s. It’s a who’s who of classic French and French-inspired Danish dishes as well as a monthly set menu. Any chef would be proud of this. SC

Cap Horn Nyhavn 21, Cph K; open Mon-Fri 10:00-00:00, Sat-Sun 09:00-00:00; 3312 8504; starters from 99kr, main courses from 139kr, desserts from 39kr; see for special events Nyhavn, the old harbour, is an idyllic area of magic and hygge what the Danes like to say when referring to anything that is cosy, charming, or delightful: all qualities Cap Horn has in abundance. Its simple menu boasts a fine selection of organic, homemade Danish fare, with a touch of seasonal influence. There were two highlights: the veal, pumpkin, mushrooms and potatoes with amazing truffle sauce (a “best ever veal experience”) and the chocolate cake (“Oh My God”), which was possibly the best chocolate cake ever! MM BioMio Halmtorvet 19, 1700 Cph V; open daily 12:00-24:00 (later Fri and Sat), kitchen open 12:00-22:00; 3331 2000; starters 75kr, mains 135kr; www. Located in an old warehouse next to trendy Kødbyen, Bio Mio is certainly unusual for conservative Copenhagen. It’s stylish without being pretentious, fast enough that you don’t go crazy waiting for food, and loud enough that you can make a racket without anyone raising an eyebrow. JH SushiTreat Fox Jarmers Plads 3, Cph V; open Mon-Thu 16:30-22:00, Fri-Sat 16:30-24:00 with Club Treat from 22:00-02:00; 3338 7030 The SushiTreat restaurant at the Hotel Fox serves the best California-style sushi in the city, offers an impressive drinks and wine card, and has a completely unique atmosphere on Friday and Saturday nights when you can order sushi until 2am while listening to some of the city’s best DJs . MOC

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150 g chopped dark chocolate (or chocolate chips) 115 g unsalted butter 2 large eggs 225 g sugar 1 tsp vanilla 500 g all-purpose flour 80 g unsweetened cocoa powder 1½ tsp baking powder 1½ tsp sea salt (plus more salt for sprinkling SET OVEN to 180 °C. Melt butter and chocolate together, and then set aside. With a hand mixer, beat the eggs and sugar until light and fluffy, approximately 2 minutes. Add vanilla and chocolate-butter mix and combine. Mix in flour, cocoa, baking powder, and salt, just until combined. Add extra flour if dough is too sticky.

Oysters & Grill Sjællandsgade 1B, 2200 Cph N; open Mon-Sat 17:30-24:00, Sun 12:00-21:00; oysters cost 15-35kr each, main courses cost 135-185kr; 7020 6171; Oysters & Grill is not rocket science, yet it gives diners in Copenhagen access to fresh and delicious food at reasonable prices with an emphasis on seafood, fish and meats, which are prepared simply and flavourfully. NA Thai Flavours Vesterbrogade 30, Cph V; open Sun-Thu 12:00-23:00, Fri-Sat 12:00-23:30; Starters 60kr, mains 100kr; 3331 3170,; A worthy exponent of the Thai kitchen has opened recently in Vesterbro, just one block from the Planetarium and the lakes. The utterly unpretentious yet stylish Thai Flavours has a hospitable and authentic atmosphere and walls that let you breathe. KRG Saga Queen Havnegade 31, Cph K (near Nyhavn); sails twice Thu-Sat at 13:00 (lunch ) & 19:00 (dinner); reservations 4675 6460 &; www. The city’s only restaurant cruise ship, the Saga Queen offers a two-hour lunch cruise and a three-hour dinner cruise. Every table has a wonderful window view, and there’s a choice of set menus. Sometimes a meal can feel like an eternity, but here the time passed by quickly and pleasurably as we enjoyed a feast for both our eyes and our very satisfied stomachs. JC Brasserie Degas Trommesalen 5, Cph V; 3322 2826; see for more info If you like macarons, this is the place to get them. The brasserie also serves main courses like fried duck breast with wild mushrooms. TDF

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Divide in half. On a lightly floured surface form each half into a log. Place logs on a parchment lined baking sheet. (Sprinkle with sea salt if that’s your thing.) Bake 20-25 minutes. Remove and let cool 20-30 minutes. Reduce oven to 140 °C. Slice the rectangles into thick slices. Bake 15 minutes on one side and 15 minutes on the other side. Cool on wire rack. Note: if you like sweet and salty, sprinkle your rectangles with a generous amount of sea salt and press lightly into the dough. Also, these biscotti benefit from slightly overcooking. In other words, if you end up with slices that are a bit dark (ever so slightly burned) you will still be in excellent shape. The well-baked taste is a perfect complement to dark chocolate and with biscotti - the crispier the better.

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Saxo Cafe Colbjørnsensgade 11, 1652 Cph V; open 11:00-23:00; 3888 8288,; Chinese buffet 128kr pp, dim sum dishes from 35kr Saxo’s menu is an eclectic and comforting mix of cultures, incorporating Thai, Chinese and Vietnamese buffets, Dim Sum and Vietnamese menus, and traditional Danish fare. With such a wide choice, it’s a great place to go as a group who can’t agree on a choice of cuisine. On our visit our favourites were the Dim Sums - particularly the steamed pork dumplings that are perfectly fluffy. AK Gold Prag Gothersgade 39, 1123 Cph K; open Tue-Wed 17:00-23:30; Thu-Sat 17:00-24:00; SunMon closed; appetisers from 19Kr, mains from 89kr; 3391 4712, Gold Prag has a distinct Austrian, Hungarian, Czech and Polish heritage and lives in a time of its own. The main courses are substantial, honestly cooked and rich in taste and include Vienna schnitzel with baked new potatoes and coleslaw and chicken breast topped with apricots and cheese. There are also dumplings cooked in the Austrian way and delicious goulash among the many different servings to be had. All in all it is a rough and tumble sort of place that is elegantly primitive with charisma, heartiness and austerely excellent food that perfectly accompanies classic beers and wine. SC Restaurant Dalaman Vodroffsvej 15, Frederiksberg C; Open daily 16:0024:00; 3322 1231; threecourse menus 119kr, 139kr & 159kr pp; Turkish restaurant Dalaman puts an emphasis on good food and customer satisfaction. It’s a haven for meat lovers and is popular among its clientele for the meaty mixed grill. AJ

Pubs The Irish Rover Strøget 46, 1161 Cph K; Open daily 10:00-late; www. You won’t find a more childfriendly pub in the whole city. From the fish and chip expat family nights at 17:00 on the last Friday of every month, to enjoying the Sunday roast (lamb, all the trimmings, just 99kr, kids portion for 58kr), they are always welcome. There’s live music Thursday-Sunday (22:00-late), the kitchen is open from 10:00 until late every day - serving a burger meal with pint for just 120kr - the pub caters to all sports fans, there’s a pool table in their back room where you can smoke, and upstairs there’s a new lounge area, which is the perfect place to relax with a view over Strøget. BH Brew Pub Vestergade 29, 1456 Cph K; restaurant open Mon-Sat 12:00-22:00, pub open MonThu 12:00-24:00, Fri-Sat 12:00-02:00, Sun closed; 3332 0060; three-course lunch menu 155kr; www.brewpub. dk The menu is full of hearty, homely, yet inventive dishes featuring inspired use of the same wonderful ingredients that go into the brewing process. Each dish can be easily matched by one of Brew Pub’s own concoctions from the casks across the courtyard. AK Kennedy’s Irish Bar Gammel Kongevej 23, 1610 Cph V; Open Mon-Sun 12:0002:00 It’s not an Irish pub. Instead it’s a pub owned by Irishmen, and there’s a big difference. It’s an authentic taste of what the Emerald Isle was like in the 1980s in a pub totally devoid of concepts, themes, and DIY Irish pub kits. Drop by at 17:00 on Fridays for the traditional Irish music sessions which are rapidly gaining in popularity. BH

Southern Cross Løngangstræde 37, Cph K; open Sun-Thu 15:00-03:00, Sat-Sun 12:00-05:00; 3311 0939 This Aussie boozer is a mecca for expats and Danes, old and young, that has a lively darts board, a fortnightly quiz, a good sports-viewing atmosphere, and a happy hour that lasts to 8pm during which you can buy beers for just 30kr. JHW The Dubliner Amagertorv 5, Strøget, 1160 Cph K; Opening Hours: Mon-Sun 10:00-late This pub is never quiet. It’s the perfect place for sports fans to mingle, or for live music which it provides every day. It also serves food all day from 10am to 10pm, and diners can find peace from the music and sport on a table overlooking the walking street, or on the first floor balcony overlooking Amagertorv. BH The Globe Nørregade 43-45, 1165 Cph K; Opening hours vary, until 03:00 Fri-Sat Friendly service and good value food make this the perfect city pub, and it’s difficult to know where to enjoy your pint given the number of options. If it’s company you want, you might try the main bar, or a private function, the second bar; seating-wise pull up a high chair, relax on cushioned benches or lord it as a bishop for the evening; or go genteel in the library - a great place to cheat in the fortnightly quiz, the longest running in the city. BH The Old English Pub Vesterbrogade 2B, 1620 Cph V; Open Sun-Thu 11:30-02:30, Fri-Sat 11:30-04:30; 3332 1921; This Victorian style English pub has all the class and authenticity of a Cotswolds country pub not a Costa del Sol flea trap. Facing Tivoli’s arches and just a stone’s throw from Strøget, it’s the ideal pit-stop on a tour of the city centre. LB

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EVER SINCE we officially stepped into the season of spring, and the sun slowly started to show its pretty face, I have been tripping on my toes to fulfil my inner craving and stop by Paludan Bogcafe. Paludan Bogcafe, with its refreshing twist of being both an eating place and a secondhand bookshop, has permanently established its indispensability in the hearts of every Copenhagener. In other words, people wait in line to get a place because it is constantly stuffed (so it is worth making a reservation, either via email or over the phone; they also have a direct email address if one wishes to contact them for a particular book). Whether it is inside during winter, or outside at one of the way too few tables during summer, it does not make a great difference. What does make all the difference, however, is the story of how they began. Founded as a mere bookstore/publishing company, the place has since transformed into a hip place where people go to satisfy their intellectual as well as material hunger. Entering through the golden doors, you firstly think that you’ve stepped into a private library, albeit with some remarkable exceptions. Because in this library you are allowed to eat, drink, and talk loudly. The café is divided between two different floors: the lower is mostly for people who are having a quick lunch, while the higher can be booked for study or a meeting place. Nevertheless, the rustic English furniture is perfectly executed on both levels, and the concept follows a clear red line that immediately yields a certain ‘feel good’ factor. Open for brunch, lunch, and afterwork drinks, Paludan Bogcafe manages to keep it real, both when it comes to the English style, but also when it comes to the unique variety of exciting dishes. Their menu offers the perfect recipe if you are in deep need for a break from your busy everyday life, or if you simply feel like indulging in a relaxing atmosphere. Offering an extensive menu that includes everything from fair-trade coffee, brunch menus, and sassy salads, to large sandwiches, warm dishes, and exquisite desserts, the hard part is the actual choosing. However, my favourite has to be the Caesar Salad – a classic that just never dies. Having tasted a lot of different Caesar Salads, Paludan’s Bogcafe is without a doubt the best place to go if you want a salad that looks as good as

Reservations are advised, which kind of makes it a book-essential eaterie for more that one reason

it tastes. With its fresh ingredients, the salad comes with chicken, parmesan cheese, croutons, romaine lettuce, and pine nuts. Unlike so many other places, their many salads come in large portions served with home-baked bread and butter, so the possibility of leaving the place with a nagging hunger is close to zero. Another one of my favourites has to be the ‘Today’s Special’. Changing every day according to the available products of the current season, the dish of the day leaves you with the possibility of making a spur-of-the-moment decision. By

simply asking at the counter what the daily dish consists of, one is able to walk into a retro café without any expectations whatsoever – an impulsive choice that makes the visit not so much a trivial praxis of eating, but an experience that is worth remembering. Additionally, it is also crucial to mention that the intoxicating experience of dinning at Paludan Bogcafe comes with the pleasant twists that while you eat you can easily pick any book from the shelve and read in it. If you happen to like the book, you can even buy it.

The books come in a variety of prices: the cheapest start at 10kr, while the most expensive can cost around 200kr. The food, however, is also very affordable, and ranges from 79–119kr per dish. Mixing the old with the new, Paludan Bogcafe has managed to create a unique atmosphere where colleagues, friends, students, and families can gather to enjoy the company of each other and books. If you have not tried it yet, do not hesitate – book a table now.

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rom the off, even before the film itself begins, Shame has created a rather unique air about it. It’s clearly a film about sex, but the marketing indicates an oblique approach that has little to do with titillation. London-born director Steve Mcqueen’s previous film (his debut) was similarly adroit in trumpeting its subject matter. Entitled Hunger, the film won great critical praise and numerous awards including a BAFTA for best newcomer. This followed McQueen’s accolades in his previous incarnation as fine artist, whose video works earned him commendations such as the Turner Prize in 1999. Shame, then, represents a celebrated and unique voice, embarking on that difficult second record. Brandon (Fassbender) is a relatively successful, mid 30-something working in New York. Something of a lone wolf, Brandon is perpetually single. This suits his lifestyle perfectly. His sexual appetite is unbridled, whether bedding dates and prostitutes, flirting, masturbating or facilitating any of the above, his actions are always sexually motivated. However, as an early comparison between Brandon and his obnoxious boss (James Badge Dale) demonstrates, he’s far from the slobbering slave to his loins one might associate with the term ‘sex addict’. Brandon is refined, charming and possessing of a quiet intensity that despite drawing people to him, threatens to devour him whole. His insatiable desire for sex is

The director’s cut of ‘Shame we can’t see what’s under the table’ is out next year forcibly put on hold when his younger sibling Sissy (Mulligan) comes to town needing a place to stay. Their volatile relationship threatens to usurp the calm of Brandon’s controlled environment. Her presence complicates the regularity of Brandon’s self-prescribed treatment for his addiction. Several elements out of his control, Sissy’s arrival, the discovery of certain on files on his work computer and a particularly challenging date - all conspire to send Brandon spiralling into his own private hell. Michael Fassbender is the soul and centre of the entire film. Present in every

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prowls the nighttime streets of New York City like a vampire. Ultimately the journey becomes purposefully suffocating, with McQueen and Fassbender skilfully conveying Brandon’s sense of entrapmentand inability to function outside of his addiction. Shame is a claustrophobic drama of intensity and urgency. It will make many recent films seem trivial and tame, a strange and unique beast indeed. It’s mature drama, bravely tackling complicated subject matter for those looking to experience something different. It’s original, visceral and disquieting - in the way only cinema can be.

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he Ides of March is the 15th of March, according to the Roman calendar. Its historical significance comes from it being the date Caesar was stabbed to death in the Roman Senate. Supposedly, a seer predicted the death of

Caesar by this date. Shakespeare famously depicted this event in the play Julius Caesar. The film The Ides of March is aptly named, for it depicts the death of idealism in American politics through the more metaphorical backstabbing that takes place. The story is adapted from a play by Beau Willimon. The film follows the descent of Stephen Meyers (Gosling), an idealist working on the presidential campaign of Mike Morris (George Clooney). The story begins with the preparations for the Ohio Democratic primary. From there, we see how he interacts with his various colleagues and opponents. Initially, the film seems too sleek. Every character says just

the right, charming thing. It’s almost disappointing how perfect everyone seems. But then the plot takes a few unexpected turns, which creates intriguing conflicts. There are many parallels within the film that illustrate the hypocrisy of politics and people in general. The parallels range from the visual opening and closing of the film to what people say to one another. The dialogue is very well written and should be paid close attention to. The achievements of this film lie with its superb writing and star-studded cast. The situations created within the film are all very real possibilities. The actors all deliver very strong per-

formances. The film is completely character-driven, so this point is important. The cinematography is also well done; the shots are well chosen and thought out. The film is ultimately very effective at delivering its message. The film represents politics very well. From the outside, politics and politicians appear too perfect. Politicians know just the right thing to say and have to look the part. But as we delve deeper into the story, we realize that not everything is, as it seems. Eventually it comes down to what one values the most. Are politics worth the sacrifices and compromises required to succeed? ELIZABETH DELLAPENNA

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Hugo (15)

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J. Edgar (11)

Dir: Martin Scorsese; US drama, 2011, 128 mins; Asa Butterfield, Chloë Moretz, Ben Kingsley, Jude Law A wondrous blend of fantasy and mystery that will appeal to adults as well as children. MH

Dir: William Brent Bell; US horror, 2012, 87 mins; Fernanda Andrade, Simon Quarterman, Evan Helmuth A woman becomes involved in a series of unauthorised exorcisms during her mission to discover what happened to her mother, who allegedly murdered three people during her exorcism. It’s a tired take on an old formula that loses steam even before its atrocious ending. MH

Dir: Clint Eastwood; US drama, 2011, 137 mins; Leonardo DiCaprio, Naomi Watts, Armie Hammer, Judi Dench; playing on Mon in Grand Teatret Even 137 minutes isn’t nearly enough to encompass roughly 50 years of one of the most interesting figures of the 20th century. At the same time, 137 minutes is much too long for a film that never digs deep enough to uncover anything profound. KE

Pater (3) Dir: Alain Cavalier; Fra drama, 2011, 105 mins; Alain Cavalier, Vincent Lindon Witty, urbaine and quintessentially French, Pater is a game two famous adult men play with the camera in an offbeat film closer to documentary than to fiction MH

The Grey (15) Dir: Joe Carnahan; US thriller, 2012, 117 mins; Liam Neeson, Frank Grillo, Dermot Mulroney, Dallas Roberts A thoughtful, tough-minded little tale of survival and attrition that sets its sights a bit further than its firepower takes it. MH

Book Your Tickets Drive (15) Dir: Nicolas Winding Refn; US thriller, 2011, 95 mins; Ryan Gosling, Carey Mulligan Extraordinary tension ignited by brief outbursts of violence. Sheer brilliance! KE

This Means War (11) Dir: McG; US com, 2012, 98 mins; Reese Witherspoon, Chris Pine, Tom Hardy, Til Schweiger This Means War is about two spies who are close friends, and how they compete over the same girl. Directed by McG, this film shifts with random bursts of energy. The script is mediocre, and the settings are off. The only pleasure comes from watching Bronson and Captain Kirk fighting over Legally Blonde. MH

Project X (15) Dir: Nima Nourizadeh; US comedy, 2012, 88 mins; Thomas Mann, Oliver Cooper, Jonathan Daniel Brown At 88 minutes, the film manages to outstay its welcome, playing like an overlong episode of The Inbetweeners with 100 times the budget and none of the charm. It’s big, loud and pointless. It’s probably going to be massive. MW

Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy (11) Dir: Tomas Alfredson; UK/Fra/ Ger thriller, 2011, 127 mins; Gary Oldman, John Hurt, Ciaran Hinds, Colin Firth, Mark Strong, Kathy Burke, Benedict Cumberbatch, Tom Hardy Atmospheric and stylish yes, but this has to be the most un-thrilling thriller of recent memory. MW

Mission: Impossible Ghost Protocol (15) Dir: Brad Bird; US action, 2011, 133 mins; Tom Cruise, Jeremy Renner, Simon Pegg, Paula Patton, Vladimir Mashkov, Lea Seydoux, Michael Nyqvist You really don’t care how impossible it may be, you just want to see more. KE

My Week With Marilyn (3) Dir: Simon Curtis; US drama, 2011, 99 mins; Michelle Williams, Eddie Redmayne, Kenneth Branagh It is rather difficult to portray an actress whose image is still so ‘alive’. Williams captures the innocence, flirtation and insecurity of Monroe very well, delivering a complex performance. However, Williams never seems to fully exude the sexuality of Monroe. That was the message of this film, that Monroe was different in real life than her worldwide image. Nevertheless, Williams lacks the natural sexuality that Monroe always projeced. ED

Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close (11) Dir: Stephen Daldry; US drama, 2011, 129 mins; Tom Hanks, Sandra Bullock, Thomas Horn If you’re a moviegoer who enjoys having your heartstring plucked like a bluegrass banjo, this is the king of movie you will be gushing over this while drinking double mocha non-fat cappuccinos with your friends. KE

Safe House (15) Dir: Daniel Espinosa; US action, 2012, 117 mins; Denzel Washington, Ryan Reynolds If you’re a fan of good, dynamic directing, Washington’s darker, more menacing characters, and Reynold’s bruised face, you will like Safe House. DC

The Artist (3) Dir: Michel Hazanavicius; Fra/Bel dramedy, 2011, 100 mins; Jean Dujardin, Bernice Bejo, John Goodman, James Cromwell It’s difficult to see why this film is being championed so highly. Many will defend it by claiming that detractors are put off by a lack of colour, dialogue, explosions and other contemporary mainstays. But really their efforts would be better spent lauding Chaplin’s Modern Times or Murnau’s Sunrise. MW

The Iron Lady (3) Dir: Phyllida Lloyed; UK/Fra drama, 2012, 105 mins; Meryl Streep, Jim Broadbent, Olivia Colman, Richard E Grant From the first frame there’s a growing awareness that our perceptions of this woman are being gently and skilfully manipulated by director Phyllida Lloyd and screenwriter Abi Morgan, so much so that regardless of your political persuasion you’d have to be resolutely stubborn or emotionally retarded in failing to be moved by this biopic. Nevertheless, Margaret Thatcher is full blooded; she lives and breathes before your eyes. This film belongs entirely to Streep. MW

The Descendants (7) Dir: Alexander Payne; US dramedy, 2011, 115 mins; Geore Clooney, Shailene Woodley, Amara Miller Despite the nominations, Clooney delivers a performance we’ve seen many times before. LD


Sherlock Holmes: A The Woman in Black (15) Dir: James Watkins; UK/Can/ Swe horror, 2012, 95 mins; Daniel Radcliffe, Ciarán Hinds, Janet McTeer Radcliff is taking the scare level up a notch from the Harry Potter movies with this British ghost story, where he plays a young lawyer, who travels to a remote village and discovers a vengeful ghost. Horror movie enthusiasts might not find this to be the scariest of scary movies, but if you have a less thickskinned significant other this is the movie to watch. MØ

John Carter (11) Dir: Andrew Stanton; US sci-fi, 2012, 132 mins; Taylor Kitsch, Lynn Collins, Samantha Morton, Mark Strong John Carter is enjoyable, but not memorable. Somehow it feels that Disney should stick to what Disney does best - animations - and leave live-action films to others. But if you don’t mind formulaic plot devices and only crave a bit of light-hearted entertainment, it’s a pleasant enough way to spend two hours. DC

Jiro Dreams of Sushi (3) Dir: David Gelb; US documentary, 2012, 81 mins; Jiro Ono, Yoshikazu Ono Jiro Dreams of Sushi is the story of 85 year-old Jiro Ono, considered by many to be the world’s greatest sushi chef. It gives a penetrating look at traditional Japanese culture and is a tasty treat for sushi snobs. MH

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Jernbanegade 2, Cph K 3314 3222 The Artist (7) 14:20-19:00-21:30 The Descendants (7) 12:30-15:30-18:30-21:00 Hugo 2D (7) 12:30-15:30-18:30-21:20 The Iron Lady (3) 12:00-14:20-16:40-19:00 Shame (15) 12:00-16:40-21:15


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Sylows Allé 15, Frederiksberg The Artist (7) 16:00-18:40 The Descendants (7) 16:20-19:00 Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close (11) 21:00 Hugo 2D (7) 15:30 Hugo 3D (7) 12:30-21:30 The Ides of March (3) 12:20-14:30-16:40-19:15-21:20 The Iron Lady (3) 12:00-17:00-19:20 John Carter 3D (11) 22:00


Gentoftegade 39; Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close (11) 20:45 The Ides of March (3) 15:15 The Iron Lady (3) 17:00


Axeltorv 9, Cph K; 7013 1211 The Descendants (7) 16:00-18:45-21:15 The Devil Inside (15) 18:30 Drive (15) 20:40 Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close (11) 12:30-15:30-18:30-21:15 The Grey (15) 11:00-13:30-16:00-19:15-21:40 Hugo 3D (7) 12:30-15:30-18:30-21:20 The Iron Lady (3) 12:00-14:20-16:40-19:15-21:40 J. Edgar (11) 18:30 John Carter (11) 15:30 (2D) 18:45-21:30 (3D) Mission: Impossible - Ghost Protocol (15) 18:30-21:20 Project X (15) 11:30-14:00-16:20-18:45-21:15 Safe House (15) 11:45-14:20-16:45-19:15-21:40 Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows (15) 21:20 This Means War (11) 16:00-18:45-21:15 Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy (11) 18:30


Klampenborgvej 215 A, Lyngby Hugo 3D (7) 12:45-15:45-18:30-21:30 The Iron Lady (3) 12:00-14:20-16:40-18:45-21:10 The Artist (7) 19:00 John Carter 2D (11) 12:30-18:30 John Carter 3D (11) 15:30-21:20 The Ides of March (3) 12:20-14:30-16:45-19:00-21:20 Project X (15) 14:10-19:00-21:10 The Descendants (7) 12:45-15:45-18:30-21:00 The Grey (15) 16:30-21:20 This Means War (11) 12:00-16:15-21:20


Abalonsgade 5, Cph V, 3324 4200 Jiro Dreams of Sushi (3) 14.30-16.00-17.30-19.0020.30-21.15 Winter’s Bone (3) 16:45


Rådhuspladsen 59, Cph K 3312 4292; Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy (11) 19:00 My Week With Marilyn (3) 17:00


Kalvebod Brygge 57, Cph V; 7010 1202 Hugo 3D (7) 10:30-13:15-16:00-18:45-21:00 John Carter 2D (11) 12:00 John Carter 3D (11) 10:30-13:15-16:00-18:45-21:30 Mission: Impossible - GP (15) 16:00-18:45-21:30 Project X (15) 17:00-19:15-21:30 Safe House (15) 18:30-21:30 Shame (15) 18:45 The Descendants (7) 11:00-13:30-21:00 The Grey (15) 16:15-18:45-21:15 This Means War (11) 10:00-14:40-16:50-19:00-21:20 Hannibal & Jerry (3) 10:00


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Bobby Fischer against the World

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A TORTURED GENIUS, a celebrity recluse, and antagonistic beyond belief – love him or loathe him, there were few chess champions as entertaining as America’s Bobby Fischer, whose 1972 defeat of Soviet grandmaster Boris Spassky in Reykjavík captured the imagination of the entire world – not bad for something played on a small board with inanimate objects. The documentary Bobby Fischer against the World (DR2, Tue 21:00) provides no new revelations for those knowledgeable about the chess player to enjoy, but for the uninitiated, it’s a fascinating tale of one of the game’s finest ever players, who poignantly in 2008 died in Reykjavík, the scene of his greatest triumph, aged 64 – one year for every square of the chess board.

The revelations in Panorama’s Murdoch’s TV Pirates (BBC World, Sun 22:30) will be thin on the ground as well – or at least in terms of information that might shock you post-Milly Dowling. Phone hacking, bin rummaging and honey-traps – all so the nation could vegetate on their way to work without ever finding out where Darfur is. A bit like the characters in GCB. With a passable 56 rating on Metacritic, it’s about a former high school queen bitch, now widowed and returning to her teenage environment in her 30s. Elsewhere, donate cash to British charity show Sport Relief (BBC Ent, Sun 18:00); catch again the first episodes of British crime series Death in Paradise (SV1, Sat 21:30) and The Shadow Line (SV2, Fri

22:15), US legal drama Suits (SV1, Sat 22:30) and the second season of Downtown Abbey (DR1, Sun 19:50); the Guardian found The Private life of Pigs (DR2, Sun 21:30) “hilariously gross viewing” thanks to its airing of “the world’s longest ejaculation”; after a strong first series, the second season of Eastbound and Down (SV2, Mon DR2, Tue 21:00 Bobby Fischer against the World 22:45) is merely gross viewing; and among the films this week are the bland Ripley Under Ground (SV1, Tue 23:40), the in-jokey, blokey The Expendables (SV4, Sun 21:00), the laughable but timely 2012, the promising but ultimately disappointing What doesn’t kill you (DR HD, Sat 23:55) and the mystifyingly bad Echelon Conspiracy (DR HD, Thu 21:10). BEN HAMILTON K4, Thu 21:00 GCB

TV3+, Sun 05:30 Formula One: Australian Grand Prix


TV3, Sun 21:00 2012

Friday 16

Saturday 17

Sunday 18

Monday 19

Tuesday 20

Wednesday 21

Thursday 22

17:00-17:50 White Collar Blue (Aus crime series, 2002) 21:55-23:25 My Super Ex-Girlfriend (US com, 2006) Luke Wilson 23:25-01:15 Places in the Heart (US drama, 1984) Ed Harris

22:55-00:50 The Juror (US thriller, 1996) Demi Moore

19:00-19:50 Oceans (UK doc series, 2008) 19:50-21:00 Downton Abbey (UK drama series, 2011) 22:50-01:00 McBride (US crime series, 2005)

17:00-17:50 White Collar Blue 22:00-23:35 Foyle’s War (UK crime series, 2010) Michael Kitchen 23:35-00:30 Homeland (US drama series, 2011) Claire Danes

17:00-17:50 White Collar Blue

17:00-17:50 White Collar Blue 22:00-23:20 Homeland

17:00-17:50 White Collar Blue 18:00-18:30 Jamie Oliver’s 30 Minutes Meals 22:00-22:50 Real Crime (UK doc, 2008)

19:05-20:00 Sherlock Holmes 20:00-21:55 Jarhead (US drama, 2005) Jake Gyllenhaal

18:30-19:30 Wine (UK doc series, 2009) 20:01-22:30 Into the Mind (UK doc, 2011)

21:30-22:30 The Private Life Of Pigs (UK doc series, 2010) 23:30-00:20 Dangerous Jobs For Girls (UK doc series, 2008)

17:55-18:45 Hitler to Hiroshima (UK doc series, 2007) 18:45-19:10 The Daily Show 19:10-20:00 Survivors (UK doc, 2011) 23:30-23:55 The Daily Show

16:05-17:00 Hamish MacBeth 17:55-18:45 Hitler to Hiroshima 18:45-19:10 The Daily Show 19:10-20:00 Survivors 21:00-22:30 Bobby Fischer Against the World (US doc, 2011)

16:05-17:00 Hamish MacBeth 17:55-18:50 Hitler to Hiroshima 19:10-20:00 Survivors 21:30-22:20 Cleopatra : Portrait of a Killer (UK doc, 2010) 23:00-23:55 Secrets of Scientology (UK doc, 2010)

16:10-17:00 Hamish MacBeth 17:55-19:00 Hitler to Hiroshima 19:10-20:00 The Secret Life of Elephants (UK doc, 2008) 20:50-22:30 Waking the Dead (UK crime series, 2004)

17:05-18:00 Friends 20:00-21:00 Death in Paradise (UK crime series, 2011) Ben Miller 23:10-01:15 The Pledge (US thriller, 2001) Jack Nicholson

No English language programs

20:00-20:55 Lie to Me (US crime series, 2010)

17:05-18:00 Friends 23:40-00:05 Inside American Jail (US doc series, 2009 )

17:05-18:00 Friends 23:40-00:05 Inside American Jail

17:05-18:00 Friends 20:35-21:25 Desperate Housewives (US drama series, 2011) 23:40-00:05 Inside American Jail

17:05-18:00 Friends 23:40-00:05 Inside American Jail

17:50-18:40 King of Queens 18:40-19:30 Friends 19:55-21:40 The Usual Suspects (US crime, 1995) Clint Eastwood 21:40-23:25 Fantastic Four (US action, 2005) Jessica Alba

18:10-19:00 King of Queens 19:00-19:55 Friends 19:55-20:45 Stand-up Live at The Apollo

12:40-21:00 The Good Wife (US drama series, 2010) season two 23:30-01:00 The Transporter (US action, 2002) Jason Statham

17:50-18:45 King of Queens 18:45-19:35 Friends 20:35-21:30 2 Broke Girls (US com series, 2011)

17:50-18:40 King of Queens 18:40-19:30 Friends 20:55-21:45 New Girl (US com series, 2011) 22:30-23:15 Stand-up Live at The Apollo

17:50-18:40 King of Queens 18:40-19:30 Friends 21:55-22:40 New Girl 22:40-23:25 2 Broke Girls

17:50-18:40 King of Queens 18:40-19:30 Friends 20:55-22:25 Fantastic Four: Rise of the Silver Surfer (US action, 2007) Jessica Alba

17:00-18:00 NCIS 18:00-19:00 Bones 19:55-21:00 NCIS 21:00-22:00 The Mentalist 22:00-00:30 Notting Hill (US/UK romcom, 1999) Julia Roberts

21:00-23:35 Love Actually (UK romcom, 2003) Hugh Grant 22:55-01:50 Sisterhood Of The Travelling Pants 2 (US com, 2008) Alexis Bledel

21:00-00:00 2012 (US drama, 2009) John Cusack

17:00-18:00 NCIS 18:00-19:00 Bones 20:00-21:00 The Mentalist 23:30-00:30 How I Met Your Mother

17:00-18:00 NCIS 18:00-19:00 Bones 20:00-21:00 NCIS 23:30-00:30 How I Met Your Mother

17:00-18:00 NCIS 18:00-19:00 Bones 23:30-00:30 How I Met Your Mother

17:00-18:00 NCIS 18:00-19:00 Bones 23:30-00:30 How I Met Your Mother

17:00-18:00 The Simpsons 18:00-19:00 Two and a Half Men 19:00-20:00 How I Met Your Mother 20:00-21:00 Two and a Half Men 22:00-23:00 Grimm (US drama series, 2011)

06:55-09:00 Formula One: Australian Grand Prix qualifying 18:05-20:00 Fletch Lives (US comedy, 1985) Chevy Chase 20:00-21:30 Top Gear 21:30-23:25 Flight of Fury (UK/US thriller, 2007) Steven Seagal 23:25-01:25 The Last House on the Left (US drama, 2009) Monica Potter

05:30-09:00 Formula One: Australian Grand Prix 13:00-16:00 The Simpsons 22:30-23:45 US Fear Factor (US reality, 2007)

17:00-18:00 The Simpsons 18:00-19:00 Two and a Half Men 19:00-20:00 How I Met Your Mother 21:00-22:00 How I Met Your Mother 22:00-00:00 Grimm

17:00-18:00 The Simpsons 18:00-19:00 Two and a Half Men 19:00-20:00 How I Met Your Mother 20:00-21:30 Top Gear 21:30-23:50 The International (US action, 2009) Clive Owen

17:00-18:00 The Simpsons 18:00-19:00 Two and a Half Men 19:00-20:00 How I Met Your Mother 20:00-21:00 How I Met Your Mother 21:00-22:50 Rush hour (US action, 1998) Jackie Chan

17:00-18:00 The Simpsons 18:00-19:00 Two and a Half Men 19:00-21:00 How I Met Your Mother 22:00-23:55 Rush Hour 2 (US action, 2001) Chris Tucker

17:05-18:00 Grey’s Anatomy 18:00-19:00 Private Practice 19:00-20:00 Gilmore Girls 20:00-21:00 Kids Behind Bars (UK doc) 21:00-23:05 Angel Eyes (US drama, 2001) Jennifer Lopez

19:45-21:00 Jono: Love Me, Love My Face (UK doc) 21:00-23:05 Prime (US romcom, 2005) 23:05-00:00 Gossip Girls(US drama series, 2007)

17:05-18:00 Seven Dwarves (UK doc series, 2011) 22:55-23:55 US Biggest Loser

17:05-18:00 Grey’s Anatomy 18:00-19:00 Private Practice 19:00-20:00 Gilmore Girls 20:00-21:00 Grey’s Anatomy 21:00-21:55 Private Practice 21:55-22:55 House M.D. 22:55-23:50 Grey’s Anatomy

17:05-18:00 Grey’s Anatomy 18:00-19:00 Private Practice 19:00-20:00 Gilmore Girls 22:55-23:55 Grey’s Anatomy

17:05-18:00 Grey’s Anatomy 18:00-19:00 Private Practice 19:00-20:00 Gilmore Girls 21:00-22:00 Small Teen, Bigger World (UK doc series, 2011) 22:00-23:00 Kids Behind Bars 23:00-23:55 Grey’s Anatomy

17:05-18:00 Grey’s Anatomy 18:00-19:00 Private Practice 19:00-20:00 Gilmore Girls 21:00-21:55 Good Christian Bitches (US drama series, 2011) 21:55-22:55 Dance Moms (US doc, 2011) 22:55-23:50 Gossip Gir

17:10-19:05 Ghost Whisperer (US drama series) 19:05-20:00 Big Bang Theory (US comedy series) 20:00-21:00 CSI 22:00-00:15 Kill Bill: Volume 1 (US action, 2003) Uma Thurman

19:00-21:00 Once Upon a Time (US adventure series, 2011) 21:00-23:25 The Matrix Revolutions (US action, 2003) Keanu Reeves 23:25-01:35 Never Back Down (US action, 2008) Djimon Hounsou

19:00-20:00 Big Bang Theory 22:10-23:05 Alcatraz (US drama series, 2012) Sam Neill 23:05-00:00 Law & Order: Special Victims Unit

19:05-20:00 Big Bang Theory 22:00-00:15 Miss Congeniality 2: Armed and Fabulous (US com, 2005) Sandra Bullock

19:05-20:00 Big Bang Theory 20:00-21:00 CSI 22:00-23:00 Alcatraz 23:00-00:00 Big Bang Theory

19:05-20:00 Big Bang Theory 22:00-23:00 Law & Order: Special Victims Unit 23:00-00:00 CSI

19:05-20:00 Big Bang Theory

InOut: The CPH Post Entertainment Guide, Mar 16-22  
InOut: The CPH Post Entertainment Guide, Mar 16-22  

InOut, the weekly entertainment guide from The Copenhagen Post. Giving you an overview of all the best things to see and do in the city.