BAM! is the festival of Berlin’s independent music theatre scene.

BAM! is organized by the ZMB (Zeitgenössisches Musiktheater Berlin e.V.), which was founded 2015 as an association of Berlin’s scene of contemporary music theatre.

BAM!’s first edition took place in 2018 at a variety of locations in Berlin Mitte, its second in 2019 with the Berliner Volksbühne in the center.

The next editions of the festival are planned for April 2022 and fall 2023. More detailed information will be available on this website in summer 2021.

Scroll through film documentaries, photos and programs of both past years on the archive page.

We are looking forward to welcoming you again in 2022 – at the Volksbühne, the Ballhaus Ost, the Acker Stadt Palast, the Villa Elisabeth and at many other venues in the public space of Berlin-Mitte!