The Festival


The Newcomershow has become Germanys most precious Variety festival.

It is a competition among artists from all over the world and regulary attendet by over 70 agents, bookers and artistic directors. 

After the award ceremony on the last day all the artists and professionals are invited to a meet and greet to make contacts and contracts. 

There is no age limit for participation but the acts shown at the festival mustn´t have performed in Germany before.  

Many artists that have performed at our show got their first contract in Germany during the festival. 



At the Gala show on Sunday evening, a Jury consisting of leading German Variety theatres and circus experts will award the winner with a contract at Krystallpalast Varieté Leipzig. 

Furthermore, the audience will vote for their favorite performance.

In the past year's special awards were given by well known German Variety theaters: