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Get involved

OSTEN thrives on everyone who wants to get involved and wants to help shape the festival. We would be delighted if you would like to be part of the next festival in 2024. Here's how you can get involved:

Become part of an art project

Would you like to get creatively involved in the next festival? Then you are cordially invited to register for our long-term artistic projects! Anyone who has old photos from and about Bitterfeld-Wolfen and something to tell can submit pictures and stories to Anke Heelemann, for example (to The media artist would like to use them to create a photo archive about Bitterfeld-Wolfen, which will be shown at next year's festival. Gardeners and those who would like to become gardeners can, together with theater director Ron Rosenberg, help design a biotope in an allotment garden plot in the Rodelberg park (by registering at

Help us with the festival organization

You have something to lend, can provide accommodation for guests, are in the lodge to build, bake or show guests the way? Can you pick up people with disabilities, can you translate or would you like to give guided tours? Then please send us an email to! Thank you for your interest and support!

We look forward to getting to know you and to a very special festival summer!

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