Currently in the making is a new soundtrack for “Die Familie Schroffenstein”. Heinrich von Kleist´s classic play will be performed by a young and energetic ensemble from Hochschule für Musik und Theater Frankfurt under Ulrich Cyran´s direction. The premiere in Bad Vilbel is on January 17, 2017. Details to follow.
A revival allnighter Brunswick has not experienced yet is scheduled for Nov 5. Doors at Stereowerk will be opening from 10pm for We Are Legend. Be early because Talla 2XLC, DJ Hooligan, Jens Mahlstedt plus many more will be attending to watch tons of sweat drip from the ceiling.
Hollywood director John Landis will be the special guest of this year´s Cinestrange Filmfestival. A screening of his remastered classic Blues Brothers including a brandnew 7.1 soundtrack on September 9 in Brunswick is being followed by a big fat round of assorted Mahlstedt vinyl to get the opening party going. Find the complete program of this top genre gathering here. Jens is not on a mission from God.
Put this in your diary: Round Eight of Modepreis Hannover is due on July 2. Presented by the world´s most charming hostess Julia Friede an international jury will be selecting the winners from a record breaking 30 participants at Hochschule Hannover.
Currently in production: A new soundtrack for Otfried Preussler´s classic children´s book “Die kleine Hexe”“. Directed by Ulrich Cyran, this co-production with Mainz-based Musical Academy Of The Performing Arts will be showing at Alzenauer Burgfestspiele from June 15. The pre-opening is scheduled for April 16 and 17 at “Musical Arts Academy Mainz”
Jens is currently producing another soundtrack for the theatre: The world premiere of “Terrorkind”“ by renowned writer Karsten Laske is scheduled for May 25 at Mainfranken Theater Würzburg, directed by Tim Stefaniak.
Freaky Fashion Festival is the name of the game: Come visit the first ever gathering of all Hanover based fashion schools at Musikzentrum on May 21. Mahlstedt takes on musical supervision for the promising event.
Jens Mahlstedt will be taking care of musical production and direction of the new Euro Fashion Award which is scheduled for April 23, 2016 at the legendary art nouveau building Kaufhaus Görlitz.
Easter holiday break is lurking around the corner: Let´s shake it up on March 26 at one of Berlin´s best club nights “We are TOFU featuring Jens Mahlstedt and Andrew Claristidge”“. Sean Patrick will be completing this journey of aural pleasure. Patrick and Mahlstedt aka TOFU Sound System will also be performing on Easter Sunday evening at the massive weekender KNÜPPEL // AUFERSTEHUNG just around the corner.