Articles and news related to live appearances

World renowned chanteuse Ute Lemper makes a welcome return to the UK stage performing her celebrated show Last Tango in Berlin – The Best of Ute.

The journey starts in Berlin with Ute’s root repertoire of Brecht and Weill and the Berlin Cabaret songs. It continues into the poetic universe of the French chansons by Brel, Piaf, Ferre and further to the Argentinian world of Tango by Astor Piazzolla.

Ute walks through the backstreets of Paris, Berlin, New York and Buenos Aires and lets ancient ghosts with new faces tell the stories of the lost, of love, survival, passion, dreams, societies, the past and the future.

Ute also performs her own songs to connect the yesterday with the today through her own stories about these places and about life.

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Nell’ambito delle iniziative per i 70 anni del Piccolo, ben 25.500 giorni di Teatro, è andato in scena allo Strehler di Milano un lavoro appassionato e accurato, condotto da Ute Lemper (voce dello spettacolo) a partire dal 1987 con un grande progetto discografico, dedicato ai compositori di origine ebrea e alla loro musica, straziante testimonianza dell’orrore…

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Cabaret star hopes new show based on Paulo Coehlo’s work will inspire UK fans.

Above: Ute Lemper, performing in Vienna on 10 June 10, says her 9 Secrets show offers a sense of pleasure in the world. Photograph: Alexander Koerner/Life Ball 2017/Getty

Ute Lemper, performing in Vienna on 10 June 10, says her 9 Secrets show offers a sense of pleasure in the world. Ute Lemper, the queen of dark and subversive cabaret, is known for her interpretation of the bleak songs of Kurt Weill. But the German singer has latterly found an uncharacteristically positive muse: Brazilian writer Paulo Coelho…

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Here is some great video of the special appearance by Ute, in the Opening and Closing ceremonies at  Life Ball 2017.

Opening Ceremony:

Grand Finale performance:

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