A Cello Named Joe
After performing with the London Symphony Orchestra and the New York Comedy Club, and appearing on stage with Aretha Franklin and Paul McCartney, multifaceted cellist Rebecca Carrington and comedian Colin Brown decided to get together, both for love and for work, and moved to Kreuzberg, where they developed the idea for their successful duo. – or trio, if we count Joe, Rebecca’s cello. On 19 May, the three will come together at Bar Jeder Vernunft (p. 57) for Dream a Little Dream, an entertaining mix of comedy and music. Tap your feet to medleys including bits and pieces of songs by Madonna, The Beatles, Bach, and more, as well as the art performers’ own comic compositions about Berlin life, including the Steuerberater Blues, about German tax consultants. This exhilarating show is performed in a mix of English, German, and the international language of music.