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Here you can find all neccessary information about the participation details for the Newcomershow 2018.

Guidelines to participation

The only requirement is that the artist must not have been under contract with his act at a German Variety theatre! There is no age limit for participating at the Newcomershow.


We are currently selecting the participants for this year`s festival. After the selection process we`ll get back to you in May.


The Newcomershow is a non-profit festival. Krystallpalast Varieté Leipzig carries the full costs for accommodation and food. Accommodation will be either in the artists´apartments of the Krystallpalast Varieté or within walking distance. You will be accommodated in shared bedrooms. Meals will be served three times a day.

Furthermore, travel costs are paid partly by Krystallpalast Varieté after the artists arrival. Travel costs will only be paid to artists performing on stage at the Newcomershow.They will only be paid to artists who perform at the Newcomershow.

The following travel costs will be paid:

  • Zone 1: Germany 200, 00 €
  • Zone 2: Europe 400, 00 €
  • Zone 3: World 700, 00 €

Transport costs for props are already included in these fees.

Technical requirements

Here you will get an insight in our stage requirements (incl. anchor points etc.) as well as information about our light and sound system.

Download Technical Rider (PDF, 3,9 MB) 

Any Questions?

Please have a look on our FAQ page or contact us if you have any questions concerning the festival or application. E-Mail to Friederike Otte: f.otte@krystallpalastvariete.de