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Centre Culturel Kulturfabrik Esch

Kulturfabrik is a cultural center in Esch-sur-Alzette, in the south of Luxembourg offering many activities: festivals, live music, lectures, theatre, educational programmes, film screening, cross-border cooperation projects, artists in residency, dance, workshops... 

We organize gigs to a max. cap. of 850 people. Highlights: Kufa’s Urban Art, FlamencoFestival Esch, Festival du Film Italien de Villerupt, Out of the Crowd Festival, Festival «Clowns in Progress»… 
  • Equipments
A 4500 m2 area with: 
· Big concert & theater hall (850 standing/ 270 seated capacity)
· A small hall (250 standing)
· The “Ratelach”: a bar, to have a drink and hold lectures or other activities (up to 35 capacity) 
· A cinema (Kinosch) 
· A gallery of exhibitions/ Gallery “ Terres Rouges”
· Six rehearsal rooms (for musicians)
· Three rooms for theater workshops, training and rehearsals
· A restaurant  (Brasserie K116) (Tel: 26 17 59 74)
· A ceramic store (Keramikfabrik)
  • History
The Cultural Center KULTURFABRIK is located at the heart of the Great Region in the south of the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg, in Esch-sur-Alzette in the old buildings of a public slaughterhouse from the 19th Century. 
- 1885 / 86- 1979: Public slaughterhouse of Esch-sur-Alzette 
- From 1982: Squat of artists from the non-profit « Theater GmbH » who turned the warehouse into a space of rehearsal and performance
- 1983: creation of the non-profit organisation KULTURFABRIK
- 1984 – 1995: All kinds of artistic and sociocultural activities
- End 1996: Signing of the agreement between the State, the City of Esch-sur-Alzette and the Kulturfabrik
- 2 October 1998: Official opening of the Cultural Center Kulturfabrik

Centre Culturel Kulturfabrik Esch
rue de Luxembourg 116

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