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17 - 23 August 2012

Punk pigs, deadly dragons and sci-fi skirts KAI BÜCHNER

CONTENTS Performance

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Exhibitions

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Music

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Lifestyle

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Kids

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Copenhagen Map

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Editor Ben Hamilton

Art Editor Bonnie Fortune

Film Editor Linn Lemhag

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THIS IS OUR reward for all the rain, for the spoilt walks and weather-induced pain – a weekend so hot some of you will even complain. And fortunately, with temperatures threatening to climb as high as 30 degrees, we’ve got the goods to tempt you away from your hoods. Sure, the Premier League season might be starting, but football games are ten-a-penny. Whereas heatwaves in monsoon-friendly Denmark (it’s tropical without the heat) – let’s face it, there are never, ever any. You owe it to yourself to get out and about this Saturday, and it needn’t be a drain on your finances. For starters, early doors, reserve a place on the grass to watch the three-hour concert in the grounds of Rosenborg Castle (see G2 or last week’s InOut for details), a preview of the Royal Danish Theatre’s forthcoming 2012-13 season that is completely free. The grounds open

at 9am and the concert doesn’t start until 6pm – so you can see the need to get there early. And then, once you’ve bought Farmor a copy of Fifty Shades of Grey and sat her down on your blanket with a bottle of scotch, head off to the St Albans Summer Fete (see page 13 of the main newspaper for details), an annual fair that opens at 10am with loads of cracking bargains on offer, including thousands of English-language books and lots of Anglo food goodies. Once you’ve eaten your cream tea, cucumber sandwich, and packet of Hula Hoops, head off to the Copenhagen Pride Parade, which starts at 1pm at Frederiksberg Rådhus (G8), for an afternoon of sizzling action. Most of the participants were going to be daring whatever the weather, so God knows what they’re going to wear on the hottest day of the year. And after you’ve had your fill, you might consider a trip to Malmø to take in the delights of its week-long festival (G9) or, instead of the castle, enjoy a night out at the CPH Songwriters Festival (G3) in Vesterbro. So don’t say you haven’t been warned. It’s going to be hot, the city’s got the lot, so off you trot.

Anyone who smokes like that has to be a cockney: “Buy us a pig’s ear you swine, and I’ll tell you no porkies”

Puppet Junior

Venues in Amager, Nørrebro, Bispebjerg/Nordvest & Vesterbro; starts Thu (Aug 23), ends Aug 27; free adm; www. puppetfestival.dk THE THREE disgruntled punk pigs trotting around Copenhagen next week might look like rebels without a cause, but they are not as free as they appear. In the wings, there is a greater force pulling on the puppet strings – a puppeteer, in fact. These dexterous performers and their puppets are set to invade the city next week as a part of Puppet Junior – a five-day festival geared towards children and their families. The festival was first dreamt up during a job interview in 2004. Barnaby Pedersen was applying for a position at Kulturanstalten – where he is now project and culture co-ordinator – and when asked what Copenhagen needs, he replied “an international puppet festival”. He got the job and in 2006, Puppet Junior was born. The main idea was to see whether it was possible to perform puppetry outdoors and in public spaces – a phenomenon unprecedented in Copenhagen. Its inception was initially to serve as a forerunner for the adult-focused Copenhagen Puppet Festival. The two now run on alternate years, but Puppet Junior has become even better established than its adult sibling. This is partially due to the

Performance Tivoli Cabaret

Tivoli, Vesterbrogade 3, Cph V; ends Sep 22; performances Tue-Thu 20:00, ThuSat 20:30; Tickets: 315-415kr; duration: 180 mins, www. tivolicabaret.dk Complete with little round tables and singers who double as waiting staff, Cabaret at Tivoli is an evening of light-hearted kitsch entertainment. Incorporating stand-up comedy, magic, drag queens, sketches, opera and music medleys, this will be a fun variety show, whether you take advantage of the free bar or not. Most of the acts are in Danish, but the cheesy pop hits are in a language everyone can understand. EB

relative ease with which the organisers can garner funding for the children’s event. Pedersen puts this down to people in Denmark commonly associating puppetry with children’s theatre rather than being suitable for adults. “When you look at the West End in London, there are several plays where puppetry skills are used,” Pedersen said. “And through the festival, we want to introduce puppetry not only to the theatre-goers, but also to the theatres.” In recognition of his efforts, Pedersen received an UNIMA honorary award last year for increasing awareness about puppetry in the media and broader community. He thinks the festival has given puppetry a leg to stand on in Denmark, enabling puppeteers to show how powerful their craft can be. When a puppeteer is clever enough, the illusory action on stage can evoke real emotions from the audience. The King of Pain, a puppet that featured in the festival’s 2007 programme, was a good example. The puppet was forced by his pushy show director to eat swords and stick needles through his body, eliciting squeals from the squeamish audience, who had apparently forgotten that the King of Pain was an inanimate object. “I think there is something really magical about it when a seemingly dead object is brought to life,” Pedersen said, adding that the possibilities of what audiences can see on stage are heightened when there is an object between the performer and the

An Evening in the Secret Garden

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Borgervænget 5a, Cph Ø; Fri 20:00; tickets: 30kr at the door; further info: Facebook /moonhound stories, 7140 5357; www. moonhoundtheatre.wix.com New English-speaking theatre troupe, Moonhound Theatre, invite you to a night of storytelling in their Secret Garden. Come for a special night on which, under the stars, we shall showcase our enchanting and uplifting stories! “Stories That Move.” Once the secret garden opens, you can take your time to explore the magical world, interact with characters or sit round the fire. Come dressed as your favourite story character and get a free drink. Besides that, there is a cheap bar and a vegan grill. DS

Tarot Fucking

audience. “The puppet can do a lot more than the performer would be allowed to.” Some of the stars of this year’s programme are three cigarette-smoking tearaways – otherwise known as the three little pigs – a dragon marionette that breathes fire, and an oversized Babushka doll with a whole puppet theatre inside her dress. By performing in playgrounds and moving to four different boroughs around Copenhagen, the festival is able to attract a broad audience. And because the festival is free, it makes it accessible to everyone. Pedersen said people aged between zero and 99 could enjoy the festival. While most of the shows for toddlers will run in the morning, the organisers have made a conscious effort to try to entertain the accompanying mums, dads and grandparents throughout the day as well. Pedersen’s Kulturanstalten, along with 2200 Kultur, Sokkelundlille Børnekulturhus and Amagerbro Kultur, are hosting the event, and now that the programme is finalised, all the organisers can do is pray for sunshine. If the weather is too miserable, the performances will move indoors. In 2010, four days of glorious sunshine coincided with the Puppet Junior event and 4,500 people showed up to witness the spectacle. Pedersen hopes Puppet Junior will attract at least that figure again this year, if not surpass it.

Teaterhuset, Rådhusstræde 13, Cph K; Sat Aug 18, 18:0024:00; tickets 60-100kr, festival pass (five days) 200kr; www.vildskud.dk Copenhagen Post columnist Stuart Lynch is putting on a six-hour solo performance as part of the Vildskud (Wild Steps) theatre and performance art festival, which starts this coming Wednesday. Something of a cult performer in Denmark and Europe, Lynch will work for six hours straight in a show entitled Tarot Fucking. Based on the fallacy of the self-help culture and Lynch’s own technique of Theatre Switch Training (TST), the work runs without breaks from 6pm to midnight. The audience is able to come and go as they please, so step up for a no-holds barred evening of performance art.

ELISE BEACOM

Two Old Guys and a Relatively Young Man

Lille Carl, Dansescenen, 20 Pasteursvej, Cph V; Fri & Sat 20:00; tickets 60-130kr.; duration 85 minutes; 3388 8008, www.dansehallerne. dk, www.laramalvacias.org Written, choreographed, and performed by Venezuela’s Luis Lara Malvacias, who in 2003 founded the New York-based theatre collective 3RD CLASS CITIZEN, Two Old Guys is nothing short of the dramatic representation of a key concept in 20th century philosophy. These guys, Malvacias and two other performers, have done their metaphysical homework, and rarely has a philosophical idea – Heidegger’s Dasein (roughly representing human existence) – been wrapped in pillowcases and demanded your attention so insistently. KRG


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17 - 23 August 2012 CPH Songwriters Festival

Råhuset, Onkel Dannys Plads 1-9, Cph V; starts Fri, ends Sun, open 10:00-02:00; tickets: 100kr each evening, three-day pass 200kr, www. billetexpressen.dk; www. copenhagensongwritersfestival.dk STEP ASIDE Distortion and Strøm festivals. The next festival to hit Copenhagen’s music venues, the Copenhagen Songwriters Festival, celebrates Denmark’s song-writing scene and puts the spotlight on musicianship and acoustic performances. The festival features more than 150 local and international artists who will perform on one of five stages during the three-day event. “The basic vision was to acknowledge the fruitful Danish songwriting community and the current renaissance of the craft in Denmark,” the festival’s founder, Brett Perkins, told Gaffa.dk. “The long-term vision is to establish Denmark and Copenhagen as the EU’s song-writing centre – which I would argue that it already is, at least in terms of having an active, accessible live scene.” Perkins, an American songwriter and touring artist living

The Royal Danish Theatre at Rosenborg

Rosenborg Castle, Øster Voldgade 4A, Cph K; Sat 18:00, entry from 09:00; free adm; www.kglteater.dk Enjoy opera, ballet and theatre in the open air and under the stars – all the while taking place in the beautiful and green surroundings of Rosenborg Castle. Last year 140,000 people attended this event that gives the Royal Danish Theatre a chance to preview its forthcoming season to the masses. It includes classical works by Puccini, Verdi, Mozart and Lehàr, and ballet performances from Bournonville, Balanchine and Neumeier. Don’t forget your picnic blanket. JOS

Tivoli Pantomime Theatre

Tivoli, Vesterbrogade 3, Cph V; free after entry to Tivoli Tivoli’s pantomime series follows the adventures of Cassander, who lives alone with his beautiful daughter, Columbine, in old Copenhagen.

The Unfortunate Suitor

ends 26 Aug Magic is involved when Cassander tries to marry Columbine off to a man.

Pierrot’s Misfortunes

ends 5 Sep Cassander has chosen yet another suitor for Columbine, this time an old, wealthy man.

Pierrot in Dyrehaven

ends 29 Aug Mrs Sorensen picks a fiancé for Columbine, but as always, Harlequin disrupts any plans with the help of another fairy.

This year’s line-up includes Ida (right), the winner of this year’s ‘X Factor’

in Denmark, says the main theme behind the festival is “The L-factor: listening, learning and loving”. This year, the musicians being welcomed to the stages include Ida, who won last year’s X Factor, and Simon Lynge, a Greenlandic artist who has been winning fans across the United States. The website for the festival also promises special surprise guests, which in past years have included Mads Langer and Tina Dico, both of whom have won critical acclaim at home in

Exhibitions Emerald Triangle

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Damp Gallery, Esplanaden 1C, Cph K; ends Sep 16; open Wed-Fri 12:00-18:00, Sat 11:00-16:00; www.dampgallery.dk This exhibition by Jon Stahn is based on his two-month stay in an area in the northwest of the USA called the Emerald Triangle. The area’s beautiful scenery has played a large role in Stahn’s exhibition which relates to seeds, landscape and movement. The area is sparsely populated and is characterised by magnificent and beautiful scenery that has played a significant role in the creation of the works. LD

Mirror Mirror

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Den Sorte Diamant, Søren Kierkegaards Plads 1, Cph K; ends Sep 22; open Mon-Fri 10:00-19:00, Sat 10:00-17:00, Sun closed; www.kb.dk This exhibition commemorates the 50th anniversary of Marilyn Monroe’s death on August 5. In photography, video and clothing created by artist Eva Tind, artist Sidse Carstens and dress designer Kristina Søndergaard, the exhibition demonstrates a visual liberation of Marilyn Monroe. LD

Denmark and abroad. And as no acts are allowed to perform two years in a row, repeat-visitors can be assured that the surprise guests won’t be recycled. “I hope that when we reach our tenth year, we can use the entire city in a performance model similar to the Copenhagen Jazz Festival,” Perkins told Gaffa.dk. A free opening party will be held on Thursday August 16 at Råhuset from 20:00 to 24:00 for those who want to get a taste of what the weekend

ahead will have to offer before buying tickets. And once more, access to training workshops is included in the price of the tickets, which this year offers the opportunity to participate in up to nine KODA workshops. KODA is a non-profit, membership-based organisation that works to support and protect the Danish music scene. For the first time, the festival will include a Nordic showcase stage, and there will be a dub/house set on Friday

night from 00:00 to 02:00 to pump up party-goers and anyone looking for a night of good music. The organisers are prepared for Denmark’s unreliable weather, with four of the stages located indoors and the ability to move the main stage indoors if necessary. This event is not to be missed by anyone disillusioned with the current music industry, as it will showcase the best of artists who have already established a name for themselves, as well as those who are still

up-and-coming. For aspiring musicians, it affords the opportunity to make connections and get tips from professionals and helps create a community feel in what can often be a cold business. “Some might call me an old Californian hippie, but I believe in synergy and strength in music and the community around it, in support of something bigger than just the pursuit of individual careers,” Perkins told Gaffa.dk.

Summer in the city

Seen & Unseen II

Pink Caviar

Darkness darkness be my blanket

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Martin Asbæk Gallery, Bredgade 23, Cph K; ends Sep 8; open Mon-Fri 11:00-18:00, Sat 11:00-16:00; www.martinasbaek.com This annual group show presents new works by the gallery artists and a few new impressive international artists such as Jonathan Callen, Terry Haggerty, Richard Schur and the British artist Clare Woods, who just decorated an utility building for the Olympic Games in London. All three artists present new paintings, but in three very different and individual ways. LD

Unconditional Commitment To Sacred Love

V1 Gallery, Flæsketorvet 69-71, Cph V; ends Aug 25; open Wed-Fri 12:00-18:00, Sat 12:00-16:00; www.v1gallery.com British artist Matthew Stone’s work involves the interlinking of performance, photography and sculpture. A group of wooden sculptures fold photographic images across their surfaces. LD

Finn Richardt

Galerie Pi, Borgergade 15D, Cph K; ends Sep 1; open TueFri 12:00-18:00; Sat 11:0014:00; www.galeriepi.dk Galerie Pi opens the season with an exhibition by Finn Richardt, which shows a series of new paintings that relate to nature and reality. However, they are not painted using a photograph - instead the starting point is a memory. LD

NEW

Galerie Asbæk, Bredgade 23 st, Cph K; ends Sep 8 ; open Mon-Fri 11:00-18:00, Sat 11:00-16:00; www.asbaek. dk Showing a series of unique works that resemble reality, but do not exist, this exhibition by Bent Holstein shows hand-coloured etchings dating back to the 1970s combined with photos of walls from cities such as New York and Berlin. Holstein’s ongoing search for new expressions and techniques, as well as his highly refined sense of detail that adds another dimension to the works, can be seen in this exhibition. LD

Serendipity

Avlskarl Gallery, NEW Bredgade 28, Cph K; ends Sep 5; open Thu-Fri 12:00- 17:00, Sat 12:00-15:00; www.avlskarl.com The human figure is at the centre of Axel Geis’s work, but the paintings are always based on reproductions. They are not portraits, where it is usually the exact rendition of a certain person, but instead Geis modifies the faces of his protagonists, creating new figures out of well-known people. The body and face, and also the surroundings, become one. LD

Summer Show

Nils Stærk, Ny Carlsberg Vej 68, 1760 Cph V; ends Aug 17; Open Tue-Fri 12:0017:00; www.nilsstaerk.dk The gallery presents a selection of works, including different mediums such as sculpture, video and photography. LD

Louisiana, Gl Strandvej 13, Humlebæk; ends Aug 19; open Tue-Fri 11:00-22:00; Sat-Sun 11:00-18:00; tickets 95kr, concessions 85kr, under-18s free adm; www.louisiana.dk This group exhibition brings together works by Asger Jorn, Poul Gernes, Roni Horn, and Erwin Wurm, among others. BF

French masterpieces

Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek, Dantes Plads 7, Cph V; ends 30 Apr 2013; open Tue-Sun 11:0017:00; Entry 75kr; 33418141; www.glyptoteket.com This array of French masterpieces will take you on a journey through from 1850 to the 20th century. LD

Zero Point

Galleri Lars Olsen, Uplandsgade 56, 1 sal, 2300 Cph S; ends Sep 15; Open Thu-Sat 13:00-18:00; www.gallerilarsolsen.com The works by Jonas Hvid Søndergaard focus on the spiritual, philosophical and scientific questions about the universe and human existence in nature. LD

Hans Holten: Polarstue

Møstings Hus, Andebakkesti 5, Frederiksberg; ends Sep 2; open Tue-Sun 11:00-16:00; Free entry; www.moestingshus.dk Hans Holten has set the scene of the lounge-like rooms so that light changes from room to room. Both artificial and natural light are used very actively in the exhibition and when you move around, you constantly see a different light through the doorways to other rooms. LD

SHANDANA MUFTI

Galleri Lars Olsen, Uplandsgade 56, 1 sal, Cph S; ends Sep 15; open Thu-Sat 13:00-18:00; www.gallerilarsolsen.com Andreas Poppelier’s artworks lead the viewer to construct their own story. His work shows sequences of undefined actions where the viewer has to look for explanations within themselves and within their environment, to seek out undertones, messages and incomplete stories from their own reference points, and come to their own meaningful conclusion. LD

Daniel Milan

Danske Grafikeres Hus, Sølvgade 17. 1307 Cph K; ends Aug 26; Thu-Sun 13:00-17:00; www.danskegrafikere.dk This exhibition presents a series of brand new and very detailed graphic work done by Daniel Milan on stone and copper. The new images are created on the basis of experiences and relationships from when he stayed in Uganda 2009-2011. LD

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Exhibitions Rokoko-Mania

Sense of Furniture

Denmark’s Design Museum, Bredgade 68, Cph K; ends Dec 30; open Tue 10:00-17:00; tickets: 75kr, under-18s free adm; www.designmusuem.dk This exhibition celebrates the centenary of the birth of Danish furniture designer Finn Juhl. BF

Still here now Designmuseum Danmark, Bredgade 68, Cph K; ends Sep 23; open Tue-Sun 10:0017:00, Wed 10:00-21:00; www.designmuseum.dk A look at contemporary art and design trends in dialogue with 17th century crafts in the rococo style. BF

MOHS Exhibit, Sønder Boulevard 98, Cph V, ends Nov 26, open Wed 12:00-17:00, Thu 12:00-18:00, Fri 12:00-17:00, Sat 13:00-16:00; www.mohs.dk A group exhibition in collaboration with MOHS Exhibit in Vesterbro. This exhibition includes 15 artists predominantly from New York. BF

Skabt af tiden

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

Nationalmuseet, Ny Vestergade 10, Cph K; ends Sep 30; open Tue-Sun 10:00-17:00; www.natmus.dk Some 28 artists and writers are making work that focuses on historical treasures in National Museum’s permanent collection. BF

In Praise of Power

America by Car

Moving

Thorvaldsens Museum, Bertel Thorvaldsens Plads 2, Cph K; ends Aug 26; open Tue-Sun 10:00-17:00; tickets: 40kr, under-18s & Wed: free adm; www.thorvaldsensmusuem.dk Exploring Bertel Thorvaldsen’s use of imagery relating to both Alexander the Great and Napoleon, as well as the Roman Empire. BF Dexter Bang Sinister Kunsthal Charlottenborg; ends Oct 21; tickets: 60kr, concessions 40kr; www.kunsthalcharlottenborg.dk Inspired by research into 1960s psychedelic visual culture. BF

Forms of Knowledge

Salon at GL Strand, Gammel Strand 48, Cph K; ends Nov 11; open Tue-Sun 11:00-17:00, Wed-Thu 11:00-20:00; www.glstrand.dk Morten Steen Hebsgaard’s installation is inspired by the ideas of Friedrich Fröbels (1782-1852), the German pedagogue who came up with the concept of the kindergarten. BF

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Danh Vo: We the People

Statens Museum for Kunst, Sølvgade 48-50, Cph K; ends June 2013; open Tue-Sun 10:00-17:00, Wed 10:00-20:00; tickets: 95kr, concessions 65kr, under-18s: free adm; www.smk.dk Danish-Vietnamese artist Danh Vo has made a 45-metre copy of the Statue of Liberty. BF

På den anden side Den mobile intervention

NHL Space, Vesterfælledvej 63, Cph V; ends Aug 22; open daily; www.nlhspace.dk Work by Danish artist Thorbjørn Reuter Christiansen. BF

Modernisme and Guldalder

Nivaagaards, Malerisamling, Gl Strandvej 2, Nivå; ends Jan 1; open Tue-Fri 12:0016:00, Wed 12:00-20:00, Sat & Sun 11:00-17:00; entry 70kr, concessions 50kr, under-18s free adm; www.nivaagaard.dk Johannes Hage Nivaagaard and Knud W Jensen Louisana both started their own museums and built an impressive collection of Danish and foreign art. LD

Det Nationale Fotomuseum, Søren Kierkegaards Plads 1, Cph K; ends Sep 1; open MonSat 10:00-19:00; www.kb.dk/da/ dia/fotomusuem This exhibition features Lee Friedlander’s192 black and white images of the contemporary American landscape framed by the windows Emily Wardill of various automobiles. BF Statens Museum for Kunst, Sølvgade 48-50, Cph K; ends Per Bak Jensen & Sep 16; open Tue-Sun 10:00Per Inge Bjørlo Galleri Bo Bjerggard, Flæske- 17:00, Wed 10:00-20:00; ticktorvet 85, Cph V; ends Jan 28; ets: 95 kr, concessions 65kr, open Tue-Fri 13:00-18:00, Sat under-18s free adm; www. 12:00-16:00; www.bjerggard. smk.dk British artist Emily Wardill’s com Per Bak Jensen, an accomplished new filmic work is inspired by photographer, works with themes the relationship between the brain and the body. BF of nature and culture. BF

Space of Drawings Group Show

SOD, Holbergsgade 17C, Cph K; ends Aug 17; open TueFri 12:00-18:00, Sat 12:0015:00; www.spaceofdrawings. dk A collection of work from eleven local and international artists. Artists from the US, Japan, and Philippines will present new paintings and drawings. BF

Drama! Dans! Drama!Sang! Sang! Dans!

François Boucher

Gl Holtegaard, Attemose vej 170, Gl Holte; Starts Aug 17; ends Nov 4; Tue-Fri 11:00-16:00; Sat-Sun 11:0017:00; www.glholtegaard. dk The exhibition includes 70 works of the French artist François Boucher. LD

Show Me Your Model

Danish Architecture Centre, Strandgade 27 B, Cph K; ends Oct 21; open MonSun 10:00-17:00, Wed 10:0021:00; Tickets: 40kr, concessions 25kr, under-15s free adm; www.dac.dk Visit architectural models of different scales, experiencing the architectural process in a new and different way. BF

New Nordic: Architecture & Identity

Louisiana Museum of Modern Art, Gl Strandvej 13, Humlebæk; ends Oct 21; open Tue-Fri 11:00-22:00, SatSun 11:00-18:00; www.louisiana.dk This exhibition opens a new series focused on architecture, culture and identity. From cuisine to design, Nordic ideas and trends are of international interest. BF

Space of Drawings Group Show

SOD, Holbergsgade 17C, Cph K; ends Aug 17; open Tue-Fri 12:00-18:00, Sat 12:00-15:00; www.spaceofdrawings.dk A collection of work from eleven local and international artists. Artists from the US, Japan, and Philippines will present new paintings and drawings. BF

Collapse

Peter Amby Gallery, Borgergade 2, 1300 Cph K; ends Sep 1, open Tue-Fri 11:00-17:00, Sat 11:00-17:00; www.peteramby. com Magnus Pettersen works mainly with formal sculpture and installation and Rasmus Høj Mygind explores the boundaries of minimal painting. LD

Danish/International Art after 1900

Statens Museum for Kunst (National Gallery of Denmark), Sølvgade 48-50, Cph K; open Tue-Sun 10:00-17:00, Wed 10:00-20:00; tickets: 95kr, concessions 65kr, under-18s: free adm; www.smk.dk Danish art history in the modern era is restaged to include representation of the international influence from the US, Germany and France, as well as an emergence of a female avant-garde. BF

Fredrik Lindqvist

Galleri Lars Olsen, Uplandsgade 56, 1 sal, Cph S; ends Sep 15; open Thur-Sat 13:00-18:00; www.gallerilarsolsen.com Lindqvist mixes humour with dead seriousness. Taking clippings from pop music magazines, ads and books on animals, he makes collages that are painted over wood panels. Afterwards, the woodprints are transferred by press onto plaincoloured, dotted or flowery fabrics, and the printed materials then sewn together with a coarse black thread. LD

Edward Kienholz: Five Car Stud

Louisana Museum of Modern Art, Gl Strandvej 13, Humlebæk; ends Oct 21; Open TueFri 11:00-22:00; Tickets 95kr, Concessions 85kr, Under-18s free adm; www.louisiana.dk Edward Kienholz’s artwork has a rebellious, provocative and aggressive feel to it. It revisits the racism that was common in America in the not so distant past. LD

On loan to Skagens Museum

Den Hirschsprungske Samling, Stockholmsgade 20, Cph Ø; ends Sep 3; open TueSun 11:00-17:00, Mon closed; Entry 75kr, Concessions 65kr; www.hirschsprung.dk Skagens Museum has put together some of the finest works by Michael and Anna Ancher, Viggo Johansen, Christian Krohg and Oscar Björck to Copenhagen. LD

Un_Curate_Able

Toves Gallery, Vesterbrogade 97, Cph V; ends Sep 2; open Mon-Fri 11:00-16:00, Sat 12:0015:00; www.tovesgalleri.net Un_Curate_Able is an exhibition project organised, curated and produced by artists at Toves Gallery. LD

BABEL

Gallery B15, Islands Brygge 15, 2300 Cph S; ends Sep 4, open Wed-Fri 13:00-18:00; free adm; www.flickr.com/photos/ neli0

French Street artist Nelio will be filling the new gallery B15 at Islands Brygge (and hopefully the streets of Copenhagen) with crisp works - don’t miss! EBD Denmark by Design

The Danish Design Centre, HC Andersens Boulevard 27, Cph V; ends 12 May 2013; open Mon-Fri 10:00-17:00, Wed 10.00-21.00; www.ddc.dk This exhibition shows the development of Danish design from 1945-2010. CP

DASK

Flæsketorvet 24, Cph V, TueFri 12.00-18.00, Sat 12.0016.00; www.daskgallery.com DASK in the fashionable area of Kødbyen is a first edition gallery focusing on photographic art only. All the photos are for sale and exist in limited editions of up to 15 pieces. PDR

Secret Garden

Gl Holtegaard, Attemosevej 170, Gl Holte; ends Oct 21; open Tue-Fri 11:00-16:00; Sat-Sun 11:00-17:00; www.glholtegaard.dk Young Danish artists will occupy Lauritz de Thurah’s baroque garden, exhibiting sculptures and projects. LD

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Kastrupvej 399, 2770 Kastrup; ends Sep 9; open Tue-Sun 14:00-17:00, Wed 14:00-20:00; www.kastrupgaardsamlingen.dk Danish and Indian contemporary art features side by side, focusing on identity. The exhibition touches on issues of ethnicity, gender and sexuality. LD

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Statens Museum for Kunst, Sølvgade 48-50, Cph K; ends Oct 28; open Tue-Sun 10:0017:00, Wed 10:00-20:00; tickets: 95kr, concessions 65 kr, under18s free adm; www.smk.dk This exhibition presents the work of painter Henri Matisse. BF

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CTC’s traditional British Christmas pantomime, ‘Aladdin & his Wonderful Lamp’,will take place at Krudttønden Theatre, Østerbro between 9 and 27 January 2013, for a total of 15 performances. Auditions will take place at VerdensKulturCenter, Nørre Allé 7, Nørrebro Wednesday 15 August at 19:00 Saturday 18 August at 14:00 If you would like to audition please email director Barry McKenna to get a time slot at bazmac@live.dk


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Pia Allerslev, Copenhagen’s Mayor of Culture and Leisure, will make an official welcome speech at 4pm. After the welcome speech, the world famous “City Hall Pancakes” will be served. Throughout the fair you will be able to enjoy entertainment such as dance shows, kids and adults performing, and clubs demonstrating the activities they offer. We hope you will be inspired!

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The duo, commando, and some serious electronic ammo Major Lazer

Vega Enghavevej 40, 1674 Cph V; Wednesday 21:00; Tickets 200kr;www.vega.dk

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ajor Lazer’s frontman – not their lead singer but the one you see on all their promotional material – is a butch, renegade Jamaican commando with a rocket-powered skateboard, whose laser is a hand. But don’t let that give you the wrong impression. Major Lazer in reality are one of the world’s best known electronic DJ duos who have been behind some of the scene’s

biggest club hits in recent years. The duo are very experimental and versatile, embracing electronic, dubstep, reggae, dancehall and newer genres such as trap and moombahton in their music. The duo explained to the music website The Vine how they came up with their name. “We were getting stuck into the rum at a friend’s club in New York and Major Lazer was born,” they said. “We just wanted to give the project an identity, and two white guys going to Jamaica to make music isn’t exactly the best one to represent the album, so we invented Major Lazer to be our frontman.” The English/American duo’s original line-up, DJ producers Dave ‘Switch’ Taylor and Wes ‘Diplo’ Pentz, were

first introduced when they worked with the British rapper MIA, and soon they developed a tight working relationship and produced an album of electronic dancehall, which was inspired by hanging out in Jamaican clubs. The album, Guns don’t kill people … Lazers do, was released in 2009, recorded in the legendary Tuff Gong studios (the very one started by Bob Marley) in Jamaica, and included contributions by many different vocalists. This was the first release to come out of the label partnership between Downtown Records and Diplo’s record label Mad Decent. On the album, they used their love of the reggae soundsystem and a background of house and electro hip-hop, creating a mash-up with Jamaican dancehall, resulting in a

unique type of genre. The biggest hit was ‘Pon de Floor’, which quickly became a worldwide hit in nightclubs, and then went mainstream when Beyoncé chose to use the beat in her hit single ‘Run the World (Girls)’. Towards the end of 2011, Switch left the duo – reportedly due to “creative differences” – and was replaced by Trinidadian DJ/producer Jillionaire. And in recent months, they have started collaborating with Amber Coffman, a vocalist from Dirty Projectors, producing a new track, ‘Get Free’, which includes a video of the famous Major Lazer character. It will be interesting to see whether they will present any new material at their Vega performance, which is part of the Strøm Festival (see G7 for

more details). They also announced last summer that there would be a new album coming out, although fans are still waiting in suspense. In the meantime Diplo has also been busy collaborating with other artists, including rap legend Snoop Dogg (now Snoop Lion) on his new reggae album. “The best thing about Jamaica is simply the accessibility. After that, it’s really a matter of making the music great,” Diplo told Interview Magazine about working on the second album in Jamaica. “But right now there’s a mad underground as well in Jamaica, and there’s something in the history and overall weirdness of the place that I can’t seem to stay away from.” lydia deichmann

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FRIDAY 17

CPH Jazzhouse; 20:00; 110kr Tonight is the coming together of one of the most exciting and positively diverse collaborations to have occurred under the roof of the Jazzhouse. The performance will be led by the critically-acclaimed kora player Dawda Jobareth, the Gnawa musician (hailing from the Sufi tradition) Mokhtar Gania, and one of Denmark’s most experimental jazz figures, Pierre Dørge, with his New Jungle Orchestra, a cosmopolitan musical project that combines westAfrican, Asian, and traditional jazz elements.

Preview Strøm Festival

Various venues across Cph; starts Mon, ends Aug 26; www.stromcph.dk

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openhagen will be lit up by the Strøm Festival for a week from Monday, which for the sixth year in a row is presenting some of electronic music’s biggest and boldest names. The two main stages will be in the lovely surroundings of Enghaveparken in Vesterbro, which will be transformed into a two-day hot spot of open-air concerts on Friday and Saturday (Aug 24-25, entry is just 20kr). A wide range of international acts are performing, including UK artists Emika, LV and Manchester-based Dub Phizix, who’ll perform with his longtime collaborator MC Strategy. And there will of course also be some local talent, such as upand-comers Kenton Slash Demon and Rangleklods. This year, Strøm will also host a series of workshops and master classes focusing on differ-

Ignug

Lille Vega; 21:00; 110kr The London-based, Copenhagen-bred quintet offer a predictable brand of electro music carved out of the expected ingredients, making chintzy, dated and drab mixes that table nothing but stale soundwaves. It would be nice to think that their single ‘Alpha Male’ from the record Mastebate (2012) was an ironic backhander in the face of electro pop – on the same plane as Tiga’s ‘Shoes’ (see Youtube) – but the band takes themselves a little too seriously, despite their apparently funny titles, to be considered all that witty. ent aspects of electronic music production, including lectures about its history and evolution and shared artist experiences. Most of these will be held at Culture Box, in co-operation with Red Bull Music. The thrilling line-up proves how varied and inspiring electronic music can be, so make sure you attend one last festival that is guaranteed to fill you with vibrant electric impulses.

Fat Freddy’s Drop

Store Vega; 20:00; 265kr The New Zealand-based dub collective are world-renowned for their trademark live performances. Their upbeat, catchy and diverse reggae-dub mixes the old and new with a blend of the mellow thanks to Joe Dukie’s (aka Dallas Tamaira) soul-deep vocals and spacey, spiritual and exotic samples. Fat Freddy’s Drop are one of the world’s leading reggaedub acts, and tickets are usually pretty difficult to get your hands on, so be sure to book up in advance.

Siamese Fighting Fish

Lille Vega; 21:00; 80kr With a byline a little different to most heavy rock outfits, the Copenhagen-based act draws inspiration from the American punk rock scene and the Balkans. Their powerful combination of these inspirational prongs has led to the group making an impact on Copenhagen’s pop-rock scene - having established a firm fan-base following the release of their debut album We Are the Sound (2011).

Because We Care: Electronic Sunday Chill Out

KB18; 14:00; free adm With the summer coming to a sorry close, it’s these Sundays that you’re going to want to make the most of. Whatever weekend you may have had, celebrate your hangover or health to mellow electro beats along with a group of Kødbyen’s DJs, easy cocktails and a bite to eat from the barbecue in KB18’s backyard.

Nightlife Cadenza Night: Robert Dietz & Martinez

TOP PICKS: Enghaveparken is now charging admission, but it’s still only 20kr

Richie Hawtin Enghaveparken, Enghavevej 44-54, Cph V; Fri 24 Aug, time to be confirmed; tickets 20kr Culture Box, Kronprinsessegade 54, Cph K; Fri 24 Aug, 23:00; tickets 150kr at door As well as being renowned for being an ambassador for the underground Detroit music scene, Richard Hawtin is also a DJ, producer and record label owner and predicted to be one of the festival highlights. Although he is originally from Canada, Hawtin will forever be associated with putting Detroit on the dance music map.

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THURSDAY 23

Dillon Francis

Rust; 22:00; 60kr In the same category as other electro hit-men – including Porter Robinson, Kito and the colossal club-guru Diplo – Dillon Francis has fast gained the reputation as a party-starter with a batch of catchy remixes up his sleeve. If you’re looking to start the weekend early, Francis’s clean-cut electro and dub mixes have put him in the mix with some of the US’s biggest producers and DJ, so you can rest assured that your 60kr will be well spent.

Daniel van der Noon Andreas M Hansen

Mokhtar Gania + Dawda Jobareth + Pierre Dørge + Becker + Carlsen

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Major Lazer See G6 for a full preview. HIGHLY RECOMMENDED: Trentemøller with Mike Huckaby and Dario Zenker Culture Box, Kronprinsessegade 54, Cph K; Thu (23 Aug), 23:00; tickets: 70kr at door One of the biggest talents in electronic music in Denmark, Anders Trentemøller’s fresh sound and quality production give a new twist to the minimal techno sound, and his Physical Fraction EP was one of the sum-

mer anthems of 2005. As well as earning a nomination for a US Grammy award, he is the undisputed master of the Danish electronic music scene. Henrik Schwarz Enghaveparken; Fri 24 Aug, time to be confirmed; 20kr Beginning his musical career as a DJ, Henrik Schwarz quickly built up a reputation on the German deep house scene in the early 1990s. His onstage intensity and originality have made him one of the most popular live acts in house music. Lydia Deichmann

Culture Box; Fri 23:00; 70kr; Dominating the Frankfurt dance scene since the early ‘00s, Dietz alongside a handful of his compatriots from the Cadenza label have made in-roads into Berlin, Hamburg and Copenhagen in recent years - landing Beatportal’s prestigious ‘Artist to Watch’ title of 2009. Experimenting with the basic ingredients of classic house, Dietz’s simple electronic music has been influential on the global club scene, and while establishing himself primarily in northern Europe, he’s made appearances as far flung as Sydney.

Copenheavy

Rust; Fri 01:00; 60kr Fronted by the dynamic Copenhagen duo – DJ Rumble and DJ Korch – Copenheavy have gained a solid reputation in town for their brand of hardcore electro. Tearing up the dancefloor with pulsating electronic beeps, energising lengths of dub and brief electro sam-

ples, their pounding electro will attract those among the Nørrebro late-crowd who are too wasted to cycle their way over to Kødbyen.

Hed Kandi

Søpavillionen; Sat 23:00; 120kr Dominating Ibiza and other major party destinations in the early ‘00s, Hed Kandi’s sassy, disco-box house and sexy club style was phenomenally popular and an iconic way of life for clubbers worldwide – partnering with airlines, clubs, holiday destinations and launching parties all over. Originally launched in the late ‘90s by entrepreneur and DJ/producer Mark Doyle, Hed Kandi will make a return to their humble beginnings tonight with Hed Kandi’s DJ, Sarah Louise, leading the parade along with Le Social’s Waqar and a Danish club DJ, Alando.

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MUSEUMS CORNER BY GUNNVÁ NOLSØE, KULTURKLIK.DK

MUSEUMS Corner this week is going a little off track to bring you a sneak preview of the Copenhagen Art Festival (24 August-2 September), which this year promises to be one of the largest manifestations of contemporary art in Denmark. CAF Copenhagen Art Festival, which is also known as CAF, is this year presenting an extensive programme featuring works by both upcoming and established artists from Denmark and abroad. You can experience contemporary art in public spaces, at seminars and discussion forums and at exhibitions at Copenhagen’s five art centres: Kunsthal Charlottenborg, Nikolaj Kunsthal, Den Frie Udstillingsbygning, Kunstforeningen GL STRAND, and Overgaden - Institute of Contemporary Art. Contemporary art right now! The opening programme takes place between 24 August and 2 September. One of the projects you can experience is ILOVIT. Here 20 artists under Jeppe Hein’s artistic direction will transform the Højbro Plads square in Copenhagen into a vibrant and unpredictable space. Inspired by Copenhagen’s Tivoli and historic fairgrounds, the audience is invited to meet and socialise through artistic entertainment and architectural experimentation. ILOVIT offers loads of fun and celebration, with elements of magic and distortion, in a daily programme filled with performances, concerts, movies, yoga classes, juggling and acrobatics.

Events Copenhagen Pride Various locations across Cph K; ends Sun; www.copenhagenpride.dk Copenhagen Pride, an annual fixture since 1996, is a city-wide celebration open to all and free of charge. Pride Parade FredriksbergRådhus, Fredriksberg, Sat 13:00 The parade kicks off at Fredriksberg Rådhus, and makes its way along the 4km route down Vesterbrogade, ending up at Rådhuspladsen, where the big show will commence. The Pride Show Rådhuspladsen, Cph V, Sat 16:00 Though the performances begin at 4pm, the makeshift bars will already be open at 12, with a DJ warm-up set from 1:30pm. This year the Pride Show boasts an impressive line-up with performances by Sound, George Michael Jam, and Diva Dean amongst others. The DJs include Jean von Baden, Flip and Rosa. Definitely don’t miss DragQueens.dk who will be covering hits from Abba and the Eurovision Song Contest! Pride Square Rådhuspladsen, Cph V; Fri 12:00-22:30, Sat 11:00-22:00 Pride Square hosts musical performances, art exhibitions, and a vast array of events.

Charlottenborg Charlottenborg is presenting two exhibitions: one by Danish artist Joachim Koester and the other by Scottish artist Ruth Ewan. The solo exhibition If One Thing Moves, Everything Moves is Joachim Koester’s largest and most comprehensive project to date in his homeland. It includes a dramatic orchestration created in collaboration with the artist that transforms Charlottenborg’s magnificent exhibition halls into a dark and immersive space. Ruth Ewan’s project, meanwhile, examines music’s utopian force. One of its main features is a unique archive of contemporary musical instruments, which the artist has collected by inviting the audience to donate old instruments. Both exhibitions will continue from 24 August until 30 December. Kunstforeningen GL STRAND With the exhibition Unfinished Journeys, GL STRAND focuses on the festival’s theme in relation to globalisation in local and global communities and their interaction. The nine participating artists examine how the modern individual navigates in a world that is characterised by enormous contrasts between the infinite and the limited. Unfinished Journeys highlights the journey, not only as a concrete move from one place to another, but also as a mental state. The participating artists are: Kimsooja (South Korea), Damián Ortega (Mexico), Pascale Marthine Tayou (Cameroon), Vladimir Tomic (Bosnia and Herzegovina), Sofie Hesselholdt & Vibeke Mejlvang (Denmark), Song Dong (China), Yto Barrada (Morocco/ France) and Isaac Julien (UK). The exhibition continues from 24 August until 11 November.

Family flea market NEW Borgervænget 26, Cph Ø; open Sat-Sun 10:00-17:00 A cosy flea market for the whole family. It will be divided into a child and adult section, and there will be lots of exciting activities for children, so you can be sure that they will be kept entertained while you browse through the stalls. LD Artists market NEW Frue Plads, Cph K; open Thu 12:0019:00, open Sat-Sun 10:00-19:00 Some of the best artisans in the country will be selling ceramics, glass, textiles, jewellery and clothing at what is claimed to be one of Denmark’s largest markets. This annual Copenhagen market is organised by the Danish Arts and Crafts, and there will be about 20 participants from the Nordic countries this year.LD Jazz Cruise Nyhavn, Cph K; Sun & Thu 19:00; tickets 120kr; duration: 90 mins; www.canaltours.dk Discover Copenhagen from the water with a live jazz soundtrack courtesy of Copenhagen Washboard 5 on Sunday and Henning Munk & Plumperne on Thursday.

Den Frie Udstillingsbygning Den Frie Udstillingsbygning yields a multifaceted look at the understanding of communities – which, incidentally, is CAF’s theme. The exhibition Beyond good and evil shows how communities depend on each individual as well as our collective memories. Communities are also dependent on the individual’s temporal and geographical location. The participating artists are: Jananne Al-ani (Iraq), Rejane Cantoni and Leonardo Crescenti (Brazi), Latifa Echakhch (France / Morocco), Søren Thilo Funder (Denmark), Ann Lislegaard (Denmark), Carsten Nicolai (Germany), Lea Porsager (Denmark) and Arturas Reila (Lithuania). Beyond good and evil continues from 24 August until 30 September.

A scent of the Orient NEW Koncertsalen i Tivoli, Vesterbrogade 3, Cph V; Sun 19:30; Tickets 195-315kr The programme includes Arabic dance and Jewish love songs, classical and newly written compositions, and some Danish summer songs. Middle Eastern virtuosos and the Tivoli Symphony Orchestra play together with a shared hope for peace.LD Nikolaj Bentzon & NEW Odense Symfoniorkester Koncertsalen i Tivoli, Vesterbrogade 3, Cph V; Tue 19:30; Tickets 195315kr The stage is set for a wonderful evening of luxury jazz! Four of the best jazz musicians take part in a swinging romance with 73 of the country’s best classical musicians. LD Horse racing Klampenborg Racecourse, Traverbanevej 10, Charlottenlund; Sun 12:30; tickets: 50kr; www.galopbane.dk Another meeting at the racecourse to test yourself against the Tote. Free jazz Charlie Scott’s, Skindergade 43, Cph; Tue & Thu 17:0020:30; Free Adm Jazz music every Tuesday and Thursday!

Nikolaj Kunsthal The exhibition at Nikolaj Kunsthal takes place both inside and outside the art hall: among other places, in the church’s tower, on the street and in the digital realm via smartphones. The participating artists are: Superflex (Denmark), Lise Harlev (Denmark), Otto Karvonen (Finland), Manifest.AR (various), Dias & Riedweg (Brazil/China), Rafael Lozano-Hemmer (Mexico/Canada), Katarzyna Kozyra (Poland), Mohamed Bourouissa (France) and Kutlug Ataman (Turkey). The exhibition will continue from 24 August to 21 October.

spectively in heritage and history, the two exhibitions address issues related to reality such as construction, collective memory and objects as potent cultural and political tools. The exhibitions continue from 24 August to 21 October. For more information about Copenhagen Art Festivals, visit www.cphartfestival.org.

Overgaden - Institute of Contemporary Art Overgaden presents solo exhibitions by Yorgos Sapountzis (Greece) and Hito Steyerl (Germany). Based re-

Genki NEW Roskilde Kongres & Idrætscenter, Møllehusvej15, Roskilde; open Fri-Sun 12:00-18:00, tickets 120-350kr If you’re a fan of Japanese pop culture, then head to Roskilde this weekend for the fourth annual Genki convention, a celebration of anime, manga, cosplay (costume roleplay) and all things Japanese! Don’t miss this year’s musical guest of honour, Kohei Tanaka, the godfather of anime music. LL TV2 Zulu Summer Bio Various locations; ends Aug 31; free adm; www.zulu.dk/ sommerbio-pa-graes Grab your favourite tipple and blanket for movies by moonlight. Midnight in Paris Ofelia Beach, Cph K; Wed 22 Aug, 21:00 Following films in London and Barcelona, and with a Rome film, this was Woody Allen’s homage to Paris, with Owen in the Woody role. The Descendants Ofelia Beach, Cph K; Thu 23 Aug, 21:00 From the director of Sideways and About Schmit. George Clooney gives a career best and the screenplay won an Oscar. What else do you need? MW

Bass 2012 NEW Opera House, Ekvipagemestervej 10, Cph K; Fri-Sun from 09:00; tickets 100150kr, www.billetnet.dk See more than 70 leading artists from the jazz and classical world at the largest biennial double bass concert. Anyone feeling inspired can try out their skills on a double bass. EB Festival of India NEW Gammeltorv, Cph K; Sat 14:00-20:00; www.festivalofindia.dk A spiritual celebration of Indian dance, theatre, mantra recitation, culture and music. There’s a children’s tent to keep the young ones amused. The Hare Krishnas of Denmark have also organised free vegetarian food for 2,500 guests. EB Climate neighbourhood NEW opening party Tåsinge Plads, Cph Ø; Sat 11:00-15:00; free adm; www.klimakvarter.dk Be there when the environment minister, Ida Auken, opens Copenhagen’s first climate quarter. Enjoy a range of environmentally-friendly activities and sustenance like the CO2-neutral coffee. EB

NEXT WEEK: KIDS CORNER Square dancing NEW Herlev Country Dance Club, Elverparken, Tornerosevej, Herlev; Tue 17:30-19:30; free adm; www.hcdc.dk Get ready for some boot-scooting fun when you try out this American style of dance. EB Arts and crafts market NEW Frue Plads, Cph K; open Fri 10:00-19:00, Sat 10:00-16:00; free adm Enjoy a browse and a chat with artisans at this art and crafts fair. There you will find a delightful selection of crafts, textiles, ceramics, glass and jewellery. EB Ofelia Beach Kvæsthusmolen, Cph K; ends Sep 1; www.kglteater.dk Ofelia Beach offers free performances, concerts, music, dance activities, big screen events and there’s a beach bar. EB Italian Market Days Bertel Thorvaldsens Plads, Cph K; Sat 10:00-16:00; also Aug 25 Enjoy a taste of Italy on Saturdays outside Thorvaldsens Museum. National Museum guided tours Ny Vestergade 10, Cph K; Sun, Tue & Thu 11:00; Free Adm; www.natmus.dk Free guided tours in English three times a week.


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So close, it might as well be in a city suburb

SELECT SHOPPING

BY FRANCISCO PEREZ

Tønder Festival NEW Tønder; 23-26 August; ticket sales start 23 June, festival pass 1290kr (with camping), 990kr (without camping), one-day tickets 390kr; www.tf.dk Denmark’s most southern festival is situated just above the German border, which makes it a whole lot easier to bring cheap beer to the camping area. But beer aside, this is also a festival that’s known for its international folk and roots music – this year the acts include Anthony Da Costa, Ahab, Runrig and The Low Anthem. LL 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 Friday Night Skate Hotel Marriott på Kalvebod Brygge 5; Fri 20:00; also 31, cancelled in case of rain; www.fns-cph.dk Friday Night Skate offers an 1821km route through streets closed off to cars.

Sure beats Cirkeline’s matchbox

KK Vintage Blågårdsgade31C; open Tue-Fri 12:00-18:00, Sat 11:00-15:00 Looking like you’ve come straight out of the 1950s seems to be back in fashion. At this charity shop run by the Church of Denmark, you’ll find all kinds of knitted pullovers, hats and other anachronistic accessories. And if you wish to add a touch of eccentricity to your purchase, the association will get one of their volunteer designers to modify it for you. They’re currently selling many articles at half-price – and it’s all for a good cause. CirkelinesÆske Blågårdsgade 31C; open Mon-Fri 13:00-17:00, Sat 11:00-14:00; www. cirkelinesaeske.dk The end of summer can leave a hole in the pockets of parents of kids returning to school, but help is at hand from the charity shop CirkelinesÆaske, which specialises in second-hand clothes and toys (lots of old classics) for 0-12 year olds. Much like KK Vintage, this recycling-passionate shop also donates part of its profits to charitable causes, and it also finances programmes for the homeless and recovering drug addicts.

Crime Tours Nytorv, Cph K; book tour in English at weirdwalks.dk@ gmail.com,3117 7727 Learn about the “gruesome tales of murky jail houses, terrible laws and merciless executioners”. MØ History Tours in English starts from Bishop Absalon’s statue at Højbro Plads, Cph K; Sat 10:00; tickets: 80kr; 90 mins; www.historytours. dk Focusing on the 1800s. Ghost tour Nytorv, Cph K; book tour in English at booking@ghosttour.dk Come see Copenhagen’s most haunted buildings on this spooky tour. Hear about the ghosts that haunt Copenhagen, and see ancient buildings in a new light. SM New architecture at the harbour front Søren Kierkegaards Plads, Cph K; Sun 11:00-12:30; ticket: 75kr, buy online or at event; www.dac.dk Walk through Kalvebod Brygge, which is going through spectacular changes. Admire the urban plazas and impressive buildings, and learn about future projects, including Bryghus Projektet and Kalvebod Bølge. SM

JUST A 20-MINUTE train ride across the Øresund, Malmø is celebrating its annual summer festival, Malmøfestivalen, from this Friday. Most of the festivities will be taking place around Malmø’s two squares: Gustav Adolf’s Torg and the aptly-named Lilla Torg (‘little Square’). You’ll find live music, fairground rides, exciting cuisine and various sporting activities. Leave the stilettos at home and get lost in the cobblestone streets that make up Malmø’s city centre. Explore the food stalls that offer cuisine from all over the globe — keep an eye out for the moose burgers and Spanish paella. The streets leading away from the square play host to a multitude of shopping stalls at which you can find anything and everything, from festival-standard kitschy trinkets like key chains and lighters, to one-of-a kind treasures including antique jewellery, hand-painted clogs, kitchenware and hand-made soaps. TOP PICKS: The Hives StoraScenen, Stortorget; Wed 21:30- 23:00 World-famous rock band The Hives return to their native Sweden after a string of international high-profile performances, including LA’s Coachella Music Festival and Jimmy Kimmel Live. Their latest album, Lex Hives, has received wide critical acclaim, and their 90-minute set will no doubt include previous hits such as ‘Walk Idiot Walk’ and ‘Main Offender’.

Kids Asteroid International NEW Theatre Festival Asterions Hus, William Wains Gade 9, C p h K; Fri 22:30, Sat 12:00-23:00, Sun 12:00-19:00; tickets: adults 100kr, kids 50kr; www.asteroiden.dk This new festival gives the country’s shooting stars the chance to perform in an open space and offers theatre enthusiasts and novices an enriching arts experience. EB New Circus NEW Festival: Cuerdo Københavns Musikteater, Kronprinsensgade 7, Cph K; Sat-Sun 17:00, Mon-Wed 19:00; tickets: adults 135kr, kids 75kr; www. scenebillet.dk, www.kobenhavnsmusikteater.dk One man, one suitcase, three ropes and nine mousetraps: welcome to Senor Karl Stet’s universe. Let this charismatic circus magician mesmerise you and your family. EB The Hero in the Fridge Marionetteatret i Kongens Have, Kronprinsessegade 21, Cph K; Fri-Sun, Wed-Thu 14:00 & 15:00; free adm Bring your kids to watch a 25-minute puppetry play about a round little boy who cannot keep up with the other children at school, and is constantly teased. SM

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BlågårdsPlads Flea Market: BlågårdsPlads; Open Sundays 10:00-16:00 During the summer months, Blågårds square becomes the centre of the most cheerful transactions in Nørrebro. Each Sunday, neighbours take over the place to sell their own goods, in a lively and friendly fashion. The crowded square is turned into a chaotic bazaar where all kinds of curious objects – furniture, cutlery, zippo lighters secondhand clothes and shoes, spare parts for bicycles, and even the odd book in English – are piled next to each other. Everyone is likely to find what they like in this heterogeneous display. Sellers are happy to get rid of quite a lot of these objects, so prices can sometimes be unexpectedly good. A special trick would be to avoid getting there either too early – some of the vendors lose the will to haggle for too long as the day drags on, or too late – good stuff goes quickly. Midday is a probably the best time. Hurry up though, the market only runs until August 25.

Malmø Festival Various locations in Malmø, Sweden; starts Fri, ends Aug 24; www. malmofestivalen.se

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Rebecca & Fiona StoraScenen, Stortorget; Sat 23:45-00:45 Sweden’s coolest (and hottest) female DJ duo debuted with their album I Love You, Man in November last year, and since then the clubs and radio stations have been pumping out their sexy electro pop vibes non-stop. HIGHLY RECOMMENDED: City Battle at Malmø Velodrome MalmøVelodrom, Gustav AdolfsTorg; Sat 19:00-20:00 Get patriotic as Copenhagen squares off against Sweden’s biggest cities (Stockholm, Gothenburg and Malmø), with each city sending a group of handpicked cyclists to duke it out in Malmø’s indoor cycling stadium.

Water – a world of adventures Experimentarium, Tuborg Havnevej 7, Hellerup; open Mon-Fri 09:30-17:00, Tue 09:3021:00, Sat and Sun 11:00-17:00; under 2s free, age 3-11 105kr, adult 160kr, students 105kr; contact 3927 3333 or info@ experimentarium.dk This water adventure features more than 50 activities and experiments. But don’t be afraid of getting your clothes wet – unless you ask for it – as this is a “bone-dry ride through the wet element”. You get to fight the power of the sea, save someone who has fallen overboard from a ship and experience giant surf waves. This is an event for the entire family with a chance to learn more about water safety in a fun way. MSØ Adventurous Couture Amalienborg Museum, Christian VIII’s Palace, Cph K; ends Aug 26, open Tue–Sun 11:00–16:00; tickets 45-65kr, free adm for kids; www. rosenborgslot.dk For every girl who’s ever dreamed of being a queen, or at least dressing up like one, this is the exhibition for you. ‘Adventurous Couture’ displays the most beautiful ball dresses that the queen has worn at special occasions since 1960. Admire the exquisite craftsmanship that goes into their creation ... in wonder at the sheer extravagance. EM

Water Park Children’s Area, Raoul Wallenergs Park; daily 11:00-17:00 Lund University’s science centre is bringing its most popular children’s games and activities to the festival. Bring the kids and show them how much fun it can be to play with science: produce giant soap bubbles, make your own wind-pipe or take part in their interactive sound show. Malmø Jazz Gustavscenen, Gustav AdolfsTorg, Malmø, Tue & Wed 18:00-23:00 Come and enjoy some of Sweden’s finest jazz musicians as they perform two nights in a row. Artists include Orchestra Six, Le Système, and Karin Inde. Food and drinks are also available.

Creepy Crawly Experimentarium, Tuborg Havnevej 7, Hellerup; ends Sep 2012, open daily 09:30-17:00; under-3s free adm, under-12s 100kr, over-12s 160kr; www.experimentarium.dk Learn more about the creepy crawlies that share your home. From flies and ants to spiders and maggots, learn the unexpected places where insects live and don’t leave without your Creeponaut certificate. EM Life and Death Statens Museum for Kunst, Sølvgade 48-50, Cph K; ends Sep, open Tue-Sun 10:00–17:00, Wed 10:00–20:00; free adm; www. smk.dk This exhibition has been designed to give children a framework in which to talk about life and death. By using art as a tool to approach the subject, kids can form their own opinions on the topic. Ages 6-12. EM Feeding Time at the Zoo Copenhagen Zoo, Roskildevej 32, Frederiksberg; daily feedings: seals 10:30 and 14:30 (14:00 on Fri), sea lions 11:00 and 15:00 (14:15 on Fri), carnivores 13:00, chimpanzees 15:30 (15:45 on Fri); ticket: adults 140kr, kids age 3-11 80kr; www.zoo.dk Watch your favourite animals eat breakfast and lunch: seals and sea lions will be munching on fish, while carnivores chomp on raw meat and chimpanzees chew on fruit and maybe some meat. SM

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Story time Books & Company, Sofievej 1, 2900 Hellerup; Tue mornings 09:30-10:00; free adm; www. booksandcompany.dk 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 Ceramics painting Creative Space, Gammel Kongevej 154, Frederiksberg; open Mon-Fri 11:00-19:00, Sat-Sun 10:00-18:00; entry 69kr; 3379 0072; www.creative-space.dk With over 120 different types of ceramic to choose from there really is something for everyone at Creative Space. The concept is simple, you choose what you would like to paint, paint your masterpiece, and pick up your work a few days later after it’s been fired. SA Drawing Workshop Thorvaldsens Museum, Bertel Thorvaldsens Plads 2, Cph K; Tue 11:00-13:00; free adm for kids 8-13; sign up at 3332 1532 or thm@thorvaldsensmuseum.dk If you’ve ever thought your child is a budding artist, bring them to this workshop where they can learn some of the drawing techniques taught to a young Thorvaldsen in the 18th century. SM


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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 www.caphorn.dk 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. biomio.dk 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

Wild Mushroom Risotto with Seared Scallops Serves eight starters or four mains

1.5 l chicken broth 15 g dried chanterelles 57 g unsalted butter 5 dl finely chopped onion 285 g finely chopped mushrooms 2 garlic cloves, minced 3.5dl rice 1.6dl dry white wine 1.2dl frozen peas, thawed 1.6dl grated Parmesan cheese Salt and black pepper 16 scallops 2 tsp unsalted butter 2 tsp olive oil BRING the broth to a simmer in a medium-size saucepan. Add the dried chanterelles. Cover and set aside until the mushrooms are tender. Using a slotted spoon, remove mushrooms and finely chop. Cover broth and keep warm over very low heat.

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; www.cofoco.dk 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, thaiflavours30@gmail.com; www.thaiflavours.dk 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 & info@sagaqueen.dk; www. sagaqueen.dk 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 www.brasseriedegas.dk 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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Melt butter in large saucepan over medium heat. Add onions and sauté until tender. Add mushrooms, chanterelles, garlic, and sauté until mushrooms are tender and juices evaporate. Stir in rice, add wine, cook, stirring often, until liquid is absorbed. Add 2dl of hot broth and simmer over medium-low heat, stirring often, until liquid is absorbed. Continue to cook until rice is just tender and the mixture is creamy, adding more broth, 2dl at a time, stirring often - about 28 minutes. Stir in the peas. Mix in the Parmesan cheese. Season with salt and pepper. Add butter and oil to large sauté pan on high heat. Salt and pepper the scallops. Once the fat begins to smoke, gently add scallops, making sure they are not touching each other. Sear the scallops for 1.5 minutes on each side. The scallops should have a golden crust on each side and still be translucent in the centre. Serve immediately.

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Pubs The Irish Rover Strøget 46, Cph K; Open daily 10:00-late; www.irishrover.dk You won’t find a more child-friendly pub. 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 ThursdaySunday (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 there’s an upstairs lounge area - the perfect place to relax with a view over Strøget. BH Brew Pub Vestergade 29, Cph K; open Mon-Thu 12:00-24:00, Fri-Sat 12:00-02:00, Sun closed; 3332 0060; www.brewpub.dk The menu is full of hearty, homely, yet inventive dishes featuring inspired use of the same ingredients that go into the brewing process. Each dish is matched with one of Brew Pub’s own concoctions from the casks across the courtyard. AK Charlie’s Pilestræde 33, Cph K; open Mon 14:00-00:00, Tue-Wed 12:00-01:00, Thu-Sat 12:00-02:00, Sun 14:00-23:00; 40-50kr per pint; www.charlies.dk Serving up ales from microbreweries across the UK, in addition to continental beers and several ciders, this bar might be the best place in Copenhagen to sip the night away. EM Kennedy’s Irish Bar Gammel Kongevej 23, 1610 Cph V; Open Mon-Sun 12:00-02:00 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

Sankt Nikolai Restaurant & Pub Nikolajgade 18, Cph K; open Mon-Sat 16:00–00:00, Sun 13:00– 00:00; www.sanktnikolai.dk A friendly English boozer with great cask ale and cider, darts and pool (spanking new table), Englishthemed events (sign up for their monthly email), and splendid British grub (shepherd’s pie, beef and Yorkshire pud, fish and chips etc). The first Wednesday of every month is quiz night and the last Sunday ‘family day’ – a great occasion to let the blighters run riot. 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 has a lively darts board, a fortnightly quiz, a good sports atmosphere, and a happy hour until 8pm during which you can buy beers for just 30kr. JHW The Dubliner Amagertorv 5, Cph K; Open Mon-Sun 10:00-late It’s the perfect place for sports fans to mingle, or for live music, which it provides every day. It serves food 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. If it’s company you want, 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. BH The Old English Pub Vesterbrogade 2B, 1620 Cph V; Open Sun-Thu 11:30-02:30, FriSat 11:30-04:30; 3332 1921; www. oldenglishpub.dk 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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It’s a bar, no it’s a restaurant, no it’s a bar … well this dilemma continued in my head as I made my way to Bella Sky Hotel’s Sky Bar restaurant. After all, you can see if from afar so there is plenty of time to think. Only two years young and already it’s hard to imagine the city skyline without Tower 1 and Tower 2, the two tall buildings that comprise the hotel and ever so slightly lean away from one another. Sky Bar, which is located on the 23rd floor of Tower 2, is nothing like the usual business lounge bars one comes across in big cities. It first opened its doors on 16 May 2011 as a cosy lounge and bar, where one could enjoy a drink while in good company or enjoy the views out to Copenhagen and all over the Øresund region. But it wasn’t long until the management decided they would add to the comfort of the customers, to complete the picture so to speak, and serve food. With two signature restaurants already at the hotel, the Library and the Balcony, Sky Bar decided to approach the matter of serving food to their guests with a twist. Instead of being served full meals, guests at Sky bar would get mini dishes, Nordic-style tapas, to have with their drinks. And thus Sky Bites came into being, the bar’s signature menu that consists of dishes in snack-sized portions. Sky Bar’s menu, which is now primarily Nordic European, follows a unique categorisation in which the dishes are put into four main sections based on the four elements: air, water, fire and earth. For instance, the shrimp with peas and dill and salted trout is listed under ‘water’, whereas the confit duck, Danish dried beef put under ‘earth’. Most people choose Sky Bar primarily to enjoy fine dining with remarkable views. But my evening turned out rather different, as it turned out to be one of the foggiest days of the year, which meant that the views were entirely blocked in the thick mist. But this did not dampen the evening and the plush décor, and the Honey smash welcome cocktail was just the tonic needed to make up for the lost views. As for the meal, my dining partner and I were served a selection of Sky Bites that included snack-size portions of lightly-smoked and dried ham, Danish dried beef, new potatoes with crunchy ventrèche and chive, foie gras mousse with beetroot, prawns with

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peas and dill, black olive tapenade, blue potato chips, lemon curd of honey and Fynbo extra cheese. To accompany these dishes was a mixed bread basket, and to wash them down we were served some fine Henri Boillot Puligny Montrachet 2009. Dessert was the traditional Danish buttermilk dish koldskål. Usually at any restaurant, when going through the menu, one is usually spoilt for choice and making a decision on the dishes becomes a difficult matter. At Sky Bar, the decision is simple as, with the concept of Sky Bites, there

is also a cheese menu for the cheese enthusiasts and it is served with a selection of bread. Chrisitan Kirk, the assistant manager, mentioned that the lunch menu at Sky Bar is very popular, and follows the concept of Sky Bites, but with more traditional Nordic lunch dishes such as marinated herring, smoked mackerel from Bornholm, tatar and cured duck breast. Champagne is usually the drink of choice with the lunch menu, which is popular with corporate clients and visitors to the Bella Centre exhibitions.

Sky Bar is a restaurant that has it all: great views, a perfect location, easily accessible thanks to the Metro ride. Not many restaurants in Copenhagen can boasts views of the city like this, fine food that is unpretentious, cosy lounging, and a rich selection of drinks. It is difficult for any restaurant or bar lounge to please everyone, but Sky Bar seems to have got it right with a great selection of food and drink presented in a chic ambience.

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A legacy that should never have been bourne ARUN SHARMA

The Bourne Legacy (11)

Dir: Tony Gilroy; US action, 2012, 135 mins; Jeremy Renner, Edward Norton, Rachel Weisz, Stacey Keach

Premieres August 16 Playing nationwide

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HILE REMAKES, prequels and sequels have almost always unashamedly represented the cinematic equivalent of a ‘cashing-in’ mentality, they at least tended to be the exception rather than the rule, and were often based on a tangible awareness that the original had been ground-breaking or had captured the imagination of a generation. In recent years however, Hollywood seems to have blindly escalated this trend to such an extent that one wonders if they have abandoned the idea of original storytelling altogether, retraining their writers to use nothing else on a keyboard other than copy and paste, and replacing their creative energy with marketing executives and product designers, employed solely to repackage back catalogues and invent new and creative ways of selling reworkings so we don’t know we’re being had. Enter the world of legacies, reduxes, reloads, director’s cuts, final cuts, costume designer’s cuts, and honestly-the-last-cutever cuts. Of course the impending threat of a lucrative revenue stream drying up is a worrying thing for a studio primarily concerned with the bottom line, and so it was no great shock to hear that this latest incarnation was imminent. Enter The Bourne Legacy, an ABBAinspired Björn-again copycat band of a film, without Matt Damon as Bourne, without Bourne himself, and without Robert Ludlum providing the source material. Crucially though, and this is

Renner hit the breaks when he realised the fine for riding without a helmet has been bumped up to 700 kroner the thinly-veiled trickery of selling to a semi-conscious populous with low expectations, the branding machine has been bombarding us with the Bourne tag − the Bourne trilogy is screening this week on Danish television − and Renner scuttling across rooftops with his Bourne-backpack and haircut could easily be mistaken for Damon if you suspend your disbelief long enough, squint hard enough and want it badly enough. Bourne is also regularly referred to in photos and conversations as the plot clumsily links to The Bourne Ultimatum (that ten-year-old passport photo might well have the second most

screen-time after Renner himself ). As for the rest of the cast from the trilogy – Albert Finney, Scott Glenn, David Strathairn and Joan Allen – they simply flitter across the screen with unseemly haste at regular intervals, just to keep the illusion going a little while longer. This is not to say that Renner is unworthy of the role, as he does well enough portraying another haunted operative who, like Bourne, is as much a victim of the top level dastardly deeds as a covert super-agent. He is ruthless, rugged and restless, fighting personal demons as well as those thrown at him

by Uncle Sam. Weisz also makes for a fine new sidekick as a scientist turned accidental action hero, while Norton is suitably snarly as a ruthless CIA boss out to eradicate the entire band of dysfunctional man-machines. It is thus the old hand that causes the problems in this somewhat floundering instalment. Series screenwriter Tony Gilroy supplants Paul Greengrass as director, and the loss of momentum is palpable. Gilroy is a fine writer, but without the discipline of an action veteran like Greengrass to rein him in, he too often indulges his weakness to over-pontificate.

It is hard to think of another franchise entry that works this hard to justify its own existence. The irony of course, is that a decent action film is justified by decent action, and The Bourne Legacy simply does not deliver on what should be its primary goal (other than raking it in at the box office – which it has certainly done). It has been rumoured that this may well just be a link between the previous instalments to a sequel in which Damon’s Bourne will himself return, but despite that possibility, this particular link is as missing as it gets.

Romcom with a dose of hipster angst Take This Waltz (11)

Dir: Sarah Polley, Can romance/ drama, 2011, 116 mins Michelle Williams, Seth Rogan, Luke Kirby, Sarah Silverman Premieres August 16

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ITH THE Oscar-nominated 2006 feature film Away from Her, Canadian actress Sarah Polley made a career-changing transition from actress to criticallyacclaimed writer-director – the only true kind of director, according to Quentin Tarantino. Behind the camera for the sec-

ond time, Polley here confirms her interest in – and remarkable eye for – the paradoxical ways in which adults communicate. She has a knack for wonderfully absurd comments at critical moments and emphasising how her characters deal with the quiet desperation of everyday life. That was evident when an old man lost his Alzheimer’s-stricken wife to a mute invalid in Away from Her. And it is evident here. On the face of it, things are going well for Margot (Williams), an attractive woman in her late 20s. Happily married to Lou, a dependable, good guy (Rogen at his best), they live in a bohemian Toronto

neighbourhood. She’s a journalist, has some issues with her leg – and some with anxiety – but she lives with it. He writes cookbooks, his next one being exclusively about chicken (to mildly amusing effect). They tease each other, wrestle affectionately on the kitchen floor, make love. Only, for Margot the spontaneity has grown old, and there is less and less for them to say to each other. As she grows increasingly melancholic, Lou turns to his chickens. On a business trip Margot meets Daniel (Kirby), a complex, charismatic charmer. Dark but gentle, he’s the classic threat to a dependable, good

guy like Lou. When Daniel turns out to be single, interested and her neighbour, the situation seems a no-brainer for Margot. That is, if she had the courage to follow her instincts. Sometimes love at first sight comes with a lot of false starts, moral twinges and emotional anguish. This atmospheric, bittersweet film takes a good hard look at what long-term relationships do to love, sex, and our self-image. Gorgeously shot and skilfully acted, it should be respected for its candour (including visual) and for avoiding nine out of ten of the genre’s clichés. KASPER R GULDBERG


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The Dark Knight Rises Total Recall (11) (11) Dir: Christopher Nolan; US action, 2012, 165 mins; Christian Bale, Tom, Hardy, Gary Oldman, Marion Cotillard, Anne Hathaway With the arrival of Bane (Hardy), a terrorist hell-bent on ‘liberating’ Gotham before reducing it to rubble, Batman (Bale) is forced out of exile to once again take on the role as Gotham’s Dark Knight. Nolan retains the delicate balance of building a credible reality while remaining respectful to the comic book origins, and as he departs from the Batman franchise he leaves his reputation as a master filmmaker and the general state of comic book cinema in the best shape they’ve ever been. MW

Martha Marcy May Marlene (15) Dir: Sean Durkin ; US thriller, 2011, 112 mins; Elizabeth Olsen, Sarah Paulsen, Hugh Dancy Watch a brilliantly underplayed Olsen give her debut in this instant cult-status masterpiece directed by Sean Durkin. When Martha (Olsen) escapes from a hippie cult and finds her way back to her sister, her recovery is neither simple nor swift. It will leave you questioning the level of manipulation we all tolerate in our everyday lives. MW

Dir: Len Wiseman; US/Can sci-fi/action, 2012, 121 mins, Colin Farrell, Kate Beckinsale, Jessica Biel, Bryan Cranston, Bill Nighy This grossly miscast sci-fi reboot is a soulless affair with a handful of neat visual ideas that are inconsistently executed by a director who, by aping giants like Ridley Scott and Steven Spielberg, only succeeds in placing emphasis on his own inadequacies. MW

LOL (3) Dir: Lisa Azuelos; US comedy, 2012, 97 mins; Miley Cyrus, Demi Moore, Ashley Greene, Adam Sevani If a film begins with an American teenager talking about her high school and walking out in slow-motion, arm in arm with her bffs – you can put your expectations to rest. This flick has nothing new to offer, whether it’s teenage broken hearts, hooking up in summer camp, a battle of the bands, school trips to Paris, parties and pot. MH

The Cold Light of Day (15) Dir: Mabrouk El Mechri; US thriller, 2011, 93 mins; Henry Cavill, Sigourney Weaver, Bruce Willis, Veronica Echegui This bog-standard, lazy, wan-

the blandest of manners. AS

Alec Baldwin, Penelope Cruz, Ellen Page, Roberto Benigni This film may not be a reinvention of the Woody wheel, but compared with most romcoms out this summer, it is almost a

Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter (15)

Albert Nobbs(7)

nabe Bourne bottom-feeder’s only surprise might be the relatively early demise of one of the top-billed actors. Otherwise it simply delivers a series of thriller clichés packaged in

Dir: Timur Bekmambetov; US fantasy/horror, 2012, 105 mins, Benjamin Walker, Dominic Cooper, Anthony Mackie, Mary Elizabeth Winstead This so-called film is nothing but a thinly veiled marketing fad from Hollywood’s whoremongers, a stick of quick-melting chewing gum for an ADD generation. Avoid at all costs. AS

Step Up: Revolution (7) Dir: Scott Speer; US romance, 2012, 103 mins; Adam G Sevani, Chadd Smith, Kathryn McCormick, Ryan Guzman The fourth installment of the Step Up franchise is exactly what you would expect it to be – a bombastic dance show interrupted sporadically with godawful acting, cringeworthy dialogue and a ridiculous plot. LL

Also Playing To Rome with Love (3) Dir: Woody Allen; US/ Ita comedy, 2012, 102 mins; Woody Allen, Alison Pill, Judy Davis, Jesse Eisenberg,

masterpiece. MW

Dir: Rodrigo Garcia ; UK/ Ireland drama, 2012, 113 mins; Glenn Close, John Banville, Mia Wasikowska, Aaron Johnson, Brendan Gleeson Though Glenn Close shines in the title role, the conventional structure and didactic plot will leave you counting the minutes while hoping to be surprised before events unfold, all too often, as predicted. Albert Nobbs is not without an audience, but it’s far more likely to find it on primetime television than in selected cinemas. MW

La Délicatesse (7) Dir: David Foenkinos & Stéphane Foenkinos; Fra romance, 2012, 108 mins; Audrey Tautou, Francois Damiens, Joséphone de Meaux Despite some shining moments, including an excellent leading man and a tastefully underused Parisian backdrop, this French rom-com remains above average but not outstanding. Audrey Tautou is her usual self, looking confused and exhausted most of the time, while other actors are criminally underused. FP

Weekend (11) Dir: Andrew Haigh; UK drama, 2011, 96 mins; Tom Cullen, Chris New, Jonathan Race, Laura Freeman Andrew Haigh’s second feature moves away from the potential pigeon-holing of gay-themed cinema and towards a universal terrain of desire, hope and disappointment. It occasionally edges towards the clichés of romantic comedy, however the director deftly steers clear of a crowd-pleasing easy-option resolution, and keeps the film rooted in a reality that squarely and knowingly avoids being larger than life and instead focuses on the quirks and textures of contemporary British life. AS

Eddie: the Sleepwalking Cannibal (15) Dir: Boris Rodriquez; DK/ CA comedy/horror, 2012, 90 mins; Thure Lindhart, Georgina Reilly, Stephen McHattie Painter Lars Olufssen (Lindhart) takes to the Canadian wilderness to find his inspiration. Watch as he becomes artistically aroused by his sleep-walking roommate’s cannibalistic activities. This Danish-Canadian, horror-comedy amalgamation has some absurdly funny moments, but secondrate dialogue and a flimsy plot turn turns this could-be stellar flick into an average one. MW

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The Amazing Spider-Man (11) Dir: Marc Webb; US action, 2012, 136 mins; Andrew Garfield, Emma Stone, Rhys Ifans, Martin Sheen, Sally Field Webb’s reinterpretation of Spider-Man is a little premature, but the movie holds its own with a fresh script and a talented cast. Here’s a Spider-Man the girls will actually want to sleep with! LD

Free the Mind (11) Dir: Phie Ambo; Den doc, 2012, 82 mins; Richard Davidson Danish documentary following Dr Richard Davidson, the world’s leading brain scientist, as he attempts to teach three traumatised individuals how to change their personality through meditation. Thought-provoking with shining moments, though a scattered focus makes it too messy to fully enjoy. LL

Snow White and the Huntsman (11) Dir: Rupert Sanders; UK/ US action, 2012, 127 mins; Kristen Stewart, Charlize Theron, Chris Hemsworth, Sam Claflin, Ian McShane In a twist to the fairy tale, the huntsman ordered to take Snow White into the woods to kill her winds up becoming her protector and mentor in a quest to vanquish the Evil Queen. But unfortunately, this overlong retelling of a Grimm fairy tale is short on magic. MH

PROGRAMME: THURSDAY 16 AUGUST - WEDNESDAY 22 AUGUST 2012 All times are subject to change Men in Black III 2D (11) without notice; consult 11:30-14:00-16:30-19:00-21:30 www.kino.dk for confirmation. Prometheus 2D (15) 12:30-15:30-18:30-21:20 PALADS Snow White and the Axeltorv 9, Cph K; 7013 1211 Huntsman (11) 21 Jump Street (11) 12:00-15:20-18:50-20:50 12:00-14:20-16:40-18:30-20:50 Step Up: Revolution (7) Abraham Lincoln: Vampire 12:00-14:20-16:40-19:00-21:20 Hunter 2D (15) Total Recall (11) 11:30-14:00-16:30-19:00-21:30 10:00-12:45-15:30-18:45-21:30 The Amazing Spider-Man 2D (11) 12:15-12:30-15:15-15:30-18:30- FISKETORVET Kalvebod Brygge 57, 20:45 Cph V; 7010 1202 The Avengers 2D (11) 21 Jump Street (11) 20:50 times vary The Bourne Legacy (15) Abraham Lincoln: Vampire 12:15-15:30-18:40-21:30 Hunter 3D (15) The Cold Light of Day (11) times vary 21:20 The Amazing The Dark Knight Rises (11) Spider-Man 2D (11) 12:00-15:30-18:45 times vary Dark Shadows (11) The Bourne Legacy (15) 18:30 10:45-13:30-16:15-19:00-21:45 The Dictator (11) The Dark Knight Rises (11) 14:00-16:00-18:50-21:30 11:00-12:30-14:30-16:00-18:00Eddie: the Sleepwalking 19:20-20:00-20:45-21:15-22:30 Cannibal (11) Snow White and the 20:45 Huntsman (11) The Hunger Games (11) 20:30 (not Sun) 12:45-18:20-21:20 Step Up: Revolution (7) LOL (3) 11:45-14:00-16:15-18:20-21:20 16:00-18:30-21:30 Total Recall (11) The Lucky One (11) 18:30-21:20 11:15-13:45-16:15-19:00-21:30

GRAND TEATRET

Mikkel Bryggers Gade 8, Cph K www.grandteatret.dk Albert Nobbs (7) 11:30-14:00-16:30-19:00-21:30 La Délicatesse (7) 12:00-14:20-16:40-19:00 Martha Marcy May Marlene (15) 14:20-19:00-21:30 Take This Waltz (11) 12:00-14:20-16:40-19:00-21:30 To Rome with Love (3) 12:00-14:20-16:40-19:00-21:30 Weekend (11) 12:00-16:40-19:00-21:30

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TELEVISION

17 - 23 August 2012

PICK O THE W F EEK

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SV1, Mon 21:00

ENTOURAGE, with its relentless jokes about masturbation and the Hollywood inner circle, has finally run its course – although there is talk that a movie will round off the story in late 2013. So the final season, the eighth, isn’t really a finale after all – it’s just the warm-up. Can’t wait … Still, bitching men can be extremely funny, and Johnny Drama and Ari Gold are comedy gold. And its format is more preferable to that of a sitcom in which all the characters have comic flaws to signpost what’s going to happen. But if you dispense of these conventions, you need to give your characters depth or they’ll just go around in circles. By season four, it had settled into the same format every season – like a reality show.

Don’t let that put you off Top Shot in which top marksmen fire off against each other – like Survivor but with live bullets. It’s unashamedly one for the boys. Just like Frederick the Great and the Enigma of Prussia (DRK, Mon 20:50 & Tue 18:55) is one for the historians. It dumbs nothing down, offering a fascinating take on a ruler whose thinking helped shape the Germany that twice took the world to war – 150 odd years after his death. The miniseries The Sinking of the Laconia (SV2, Sat 17:30) and TV drama Spanish Flu: The Forgotten Fallen (SV1, Sun 22:45) take us back to the first one, or thereabouts, but neither set the world alight.

Elsewhere, Pinter’s Progress (DRK, Tue 15:40) explores the playwright’s legacy with the help of luvvies; Mishal Husain meets Mazlan Othman (BBC World, Sun 15:30) is mainly about the Malaysian space programme; Infamous Assassinations tackles Anwar Sadat (DRK, Mon 21:50); there’s another SV2, Wed 21:00 Entourage chance to watch the return of Dallas (SV4, Mon-Wed 21:00) in case you missed it in July; we’ve got the 2009 edition of Hell’s Kitchen UK (TV3 Puls, Sun 06:55); Kidnap and Ransom (SV1, Sun 21:00) is back for a second season; and watch Secret Access - Air Force One (DRHD, Sun 23:15) Britney Spears – femme fatale (SV1, Sat 22:40) to learn more about what’s inside Barack’s plane and Britney’s brain. BEN HAMILTON DRHD, Mon 20:45 Top Shot

TV3+, Tue 20:30 Champions League: FC Copenhagen vs Lille

FILM O THE W F EEK

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17:00-17:50 Murder, She Wrote (US crime series, 1986) 21:30-23:20 A Civil Action (US drama, 1998) John Travolta 23:20-01:10 The Gingerbread Man (US thriller, 1998) Kenneth Branagh

19:02-20:00 James May’s Toy Stories (UK doc series, 2009) 20:00-21:35 Three Men and a Baby (US com, 1987) Tom Selleck 23:05-00:40 Agatha Christie’s Poirot (UK crime, 2006) David Suchet

19:00-20:00 Nature’s Great Events (UK nature series, 2009) 22:10-23:40 Lewis (UK crime, 2010) Kevin Whately

17:00-17:50 Murder, She Wrote 22:00-23:40 Single-Handed (Ire crime series, 2010) 23:40-01:15 Foyle’s War (UK crime series, 2002) Michael Kitchen

17:00-17:50 Murder, She Wrote 23:35-00:20 White Collar Blue (Aus crime series, 2003)

17:00-17:50 Murder, She Wrote 22:15-23:45 Case Sensitive (UK thriller series, 2011) Olivia Williams 23:50-00:35 White Collar Blue

17:00-17:50 Murder, She Wrote 21:50-00:00 Rain Man (US drama, 1988) Dustin Hoffman

19:05-20:00 The Return of Sherlock Holmes (UK drama series) 20:00-21:30 Secret Window (US thriller, 2004) Johnny Depp 23:00-00:40 Psycho (US horror, 1998) Vince Vaughn

16:45-18:30 Ashes to Ashes (UK crime series, 2010) 22:55-00:30 Bee Season (US drama, 2005) Richard Gere.

20:30-21:00 Food Factory (UK food series, 2012) 21:30-21:45 River Cottage 21:45-22:30 Blue Murder (UK crime series, 2009) 23:00-23:55 America in Primetime (US doc series, 2011)

18:40-19:05 The Daily Show 19:05-20:00 Secret Seas (UK nature series, 2011) 23:55-00:20 The Daily Show

18:40-19:05 The Daily Show 19:05-20:00 Secret Seas 20:00-20:50 Inside the Human Body (UK science series, 2011)

19:10-20:00 Secret Seas 20:00-20:50 Orbit (UK science series, 2012) 21:35-22:15 What Brits Love (UK doc series, 2012) 23:55-00:40 Blue Murder

18:55-19:45 Secret Seas 20:45-22:30 Waking the Dead (UK crime series, 2011) Trevor Eve 23:55-00:40 Blue Murder

17:05-18:00 Friends 20:50-23:00 The Legend of Zorro (US action, 2005) Catherine Zeta-Jones 23:00-01:00 Be Cool (US com, 2005) John Travolta

22:40-00:40 The General’s Daughter (US thriller, 1999) John Travolta

20:00-20:50 Lie to Me (US crime series, 2010) Tim Roth 21:00-22:40 Killers (US com, 2010) Ashton Kutcher 22:40-00:10 Awake (US thriller, 2007) Hayden Christensen

23:50-00:45 Million Dollar Listing (US reality series, 2005)

17:05-18:00 Friends 22:30-23:20 Tabloids! Anything for a scoop ... (UK doc, 2011) 23:55-00:45 Million Dollar Listing

20:35-21:25 Embarrassing Fat Bodies (UK reality series, 2011) 22:30-23:20 Susan Sex, Lies and Rinsing Guys (UK doc, 2012) 23:55-00:45 Million Dollar Listing

22:30-23:30 Alex - A Life Fast Forward (UK doc, 2012)

18:25-19:10 King of Queens 19:10-20:05 Friends 20:05-21:50 I Love You, Beth Cooper (US romcom, 2009) 21:50-23:55 Star Trek (US scifi, 2009) Chris Pine

18:20-19:10 King of Queens 19:10-20:00 Friends 20:00-21:25 Persons Unknown (US drama series, 2010) 21:50-23:15 Miss March (US com, 2009) cameo by Hugh Hefner 23:15-00:05 Stand-up Live at The Apollo

13:30-21:50 Blue Bloods (US drama series, 2010) season one continued 21:50-00:55 The Green Mile (US drama, 1999) Tom Hanks

18:20-19:10 King of Queens 19:10-20:00 Friends 20:00-20:50 Castle (US crime series, 2010) 20:50-21:15 What It Takes 21:50-23:35 Mission: Impossible (US action, 1996) Tom Cruise 23:35-00:25 Joey (US com series, 2004)

18:20-19:10 King of Queens 19:10-20:00 Friends 20:00-20:50 Castle 20:50-21:15 What It Takes 21:50-23:50 Mission: Impossible 2 (US action, 2000) Tom Cruise 23:50-00:35 Joey

18:20-19:10 King of Queens 19:05-20:00 Friends 20:00-20:50 Castle 20:50-21:15 What It Takes 21:50-23:50 Mission: Impossible 3 (US action, 2006) Tom Cruise 23:50-00:40 Joey

18:20-19:10 King of Queens 19:10-20:00 Friends 20:00-20:50 Castle 20:50-21:15 What It Takes 21:50-23:35 Top Gun (US rom, 1986) Tom Cruise 23:35-00:25 Joey

17:00-18:00 NCIS 18:00-19:00 Bones 20:00-21:00 NCIS 21:00-23:10 The Fast and the Furious (US action, 2001) Paul Walker 23:10-01:20 Pitch Black: The Chronicles of Riddick (US scifi, 2000) Vin Diesel

18:00-19:00 Ramsay’s Kitchen Nightmares 22:00-00:10 2 Fast 2 Furious (US action, 2003) Paul Walker

21:00-23:10 Fast & Furious (US action, 2009) Paul Walker 23:10-00:05 How I Met Your Mother

17:00-18:00 NCIS 18:00-19:00 Bones 22:00-00:05 Two Weeks Notice (US romcom, 2002) Hugh Grant

17:00-18:00 NCIS 18:00-19:00 Bones 21:00-23:00 Charlie’s Angels (US action, 2000) Cameron Diaz 23:00-01:10 Charlie’s Angels: Full Throttle (US action, 2003) Cameron Diaz

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

17:00-18:00 NCIS 18:00-19:00 Bones 22:00-00:05 Role Models (US com, 2008) Seann William Scott

17:00-18:00 Two Guys and a Girl 18:00-19:00 How I Met Your Mother 19:00-23:00 The Simpsons 23:00-00:50 The Event (US drama series, 2010)

21:30-23:30 Anger Management (US com series, 2012) Charlie Sheen 23:30-01:30 The Spirit (US action, 2008) Samuel L Jackson

17:00-18:00 Top Gear 18:00-19:00 Hawaii Five-0 (US drama series, 2011) Alex O’Loughlin 19:00-21:00 NCIS 22:30-23:50 Top Gear

17:00-18:00 Two Guys and a Girl 18:00-19:00 How I Met Your Mother 19:00-20:00 The Simpsons 20:00-21:00 Two and a Half Men 21:00-22:00 Anger Management 22:00-00:15 Green Zone (US action, 2010) Matt Damon

17:00-18:00 Two Guys and a Girl 18:00-19:00 How I Met Your Mother 19:00-20:00 The Simpsons 20:00-20:30 Two and a Half Men 20:30-23:00 UEFA Champions League final qualifying round: FC Copenhagen vs Lille 23:00-00:00 Best Ink

17:00-18:00 Two Guys and a Girl 18:00-19:00 How I Met Your Mother 19:00-20:00 The Simpsons 20:00-20:30 Two and a Half Men 20:30-23:00 UEFA Champions League Play Offs 23:00-00:00 Best Ink

17:00-18:00 Two Guys and a Girl 18:00-19:00 How I Met Your Mother 19:00-20:00 The Simpsons 20:00-20:30 Two and a Half Men 20:30-23:20 Black Hawk Down (US drama, 2001) Josh Hartnett 23:20-01:15 NCIS

17:05-18:00 Grey’s Anatomy 18:00-19:00 Private Practice 19:00-20:00 Ghost Whisperer 20:00-21:00 Four of a Kind (UK doc, 2011) 21:00-22:30 While She Was Out (US thriller, 2008) 23:30-00:25 Grey’s Anatomy

16:05-17:50 Dallas (US drama series, 2012) Patrick Duffy, Larry Hagman 17:50-18:45 Hart of Dixie (US drama series, 2011) 19:45-21:00 Sleeping Beauty (UK doc) 21:00-23:05 A Perfect Murder (US thriller, 1998) Michael Douglas

18:00-19:00 Four of a Kind (UK doc, 2011) 22:00-23:00 Baby Hospital (UK doc series, 2010) 23:00-00:00 The Biggest Loser (US reality show)

17:05-18:00 Grey’s Anatomy 18:00-19:00 Private Practice 19:00-20:00 Ghost Whisperer 20:00-21:00 Hart of Dixie 21:00-23:00 No reservations (US drama, 2007) Catherine Zeta-Jones 23:00-00:00 Grey’s Anatomy

17:05-18:00 Grey’s Anatomy 18:00-19:00 Private Practice 19:00-20:00 Ghost Whisperer 20:00-21:00 Dallas 22:00-23:00 Baby Hospital

17:05-18:00 Grey’s Anatomy 18:00-19:00 Private Practice 19:00-20:00 Ghost Whisperer 20:00-21:00 Dallas 22:55-23:50 Grey’s Anatomy 23:50-00:45 Private Practice

17:05-18:00 Grey’s Anatomy 18:00-19:00 Private Practice 19:00-20:00 Ghost Whisperer 20:00-21:50 Dallas 21:50-22:55 My Bigger Fatter Gypsy Wedding (UK doc) 22:55-23:50 Grey’s Anatomy 23:50-00:45 Private Practice

17:05-19:00 Ghost Whisperer (US drama series) 19:00-20:00 Big Bang Theory (US com series) 21:00-22:00 CSI 22:00-23:45 Swordfish (US action, 2001) John Travolta

20:00-21:45 The Shaggy Dog (US com, 2006) Robert Downey Jr 21:45-23:35 She’s All That (US romcom, 1999) Freddie Prinze Jr. 23:35-01:20 Criminal Minds

17:00-18:00 Numb3rs (US crime series) 21:00-22:55 CSI 22:55-23:50 Criminal Minds 23:50-01:45 Botched (UK com, 2007) Stephen Dorff

19:00-20:00 Big Bang Theory 20:00-22:00 CSI 22:50-00:40 Criminal Minds

19:00-20:00 Big Bang Theory 20:00-21:00 CSI 21:00-22:55 Daredevil (US asction, 2003) Ben Affleck 22:55-23:50 Prime Suspect (US series) 23:50-01:40 Criminal Minds

19:00-20:00 Big Bang Theory 20:00-21:00 Prime Suspect 21:00-21:55 Criminal Minds 21:55-22:55 Law & Order: Special Victims Unit 22:55-00:45 Criminal Minds

19:00-20:00 Big Bang Theory 20:00-21:00 CSI 21:00-22:40 American Pie (US com, 1999) Jason Biggs 23:35-01:30 Criminal Minds


InOut, The Copenhagen Post's entertainment section, August 17-23