LiteraTour 2022: Remix your story

30 mar. 2022
LiteraTour 2022: Remix your story

LiteraTour 2022: Remix your story

Where literature is home

22 April – 21 May 2022

Municipality of Bettembourg (L)

We invite you to the 10 th edition of the literary festival LiteraTour 2022 - even bigger and more colourful within the framework of "Esch2022 - European Capital of Culture"!

A literary festival all about "Remix" for adults and children, with a fresh new website at

Join us on Tour and discover countless entertaining events where the written and spoken word is expressed in a variety of ways.

The Programme

Here is a sneak peak of what you can expect in Bettembourg.

Big names and young talents

The "Magic Mirror" reading tent invites you to enjoy and experience a wide variety of literature in a spacious and relaxed atmosphere in the Castle Park from 23 April to 9 May.

Big names from the world of books are coming to Bettembourg: Sharon Dodua Otoo, Frank Schätzing, Daniel Kehlmann, Felicitas Hoppe, Raphaela Edelbauer and Geert Mak, to mention but a few.

The final readings in front of the jury and audience of the literary competition for young authors "Prix Laurence" will also take place here. More at:

Great musical evenings enrich the programme, with a selection for every taste. In addition to the jazz happening "Hidden sessions", the experimental duo "Sascha Ley & Laurent Payfert" and the "Trio Paradiso" offer musical variety at its best.

In the art gallery „Maggy Stein“ art meets literature, in the context of the exhibition „LIT meets ART“: Artist Fern' Rollinger (exhibition "Papiers Collés") and author Pit Hoerold (book "in alle winde zerstreut") exhibit from 23 April to 9 May.

At the closing ceremony in Bettembourg on 9 May, the family festival "A Day with the Luxembourg Book Editors" invites you to discover and marvel.

Culture on new ground

The new cultural centre "KulTourhaus" in Huncherange officially opens its doors on 21 April and will inspire you with a varied offer of concerts and theatre productions. For example, experience the crime dinner "onHEEMlech" by the Bettemborg Theatre Friends and the Luxembourg-Portuguese production "Et geet em eng gëlle Kou " by Kaleidoskop Theatre.

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The interactive storytelling theatre "E roude Fuedem duerch de roude Buedem" by Maskénada - inspired among others by Mil Goerens' repertoire "Eiser Soen" - takes you on a storytelling journey through the "Beetebuerger Bësch" forest.

As every year, our young audience will also be highly entertained. Behind the name "Curieuse nature - Droleg Natuur" is a live accompaniment with special instruments to animated films.

Local initiatives have always been strongly rooted in our festival, inviting to concerts and theatrical performances every year.

De Ris geet op d‘Rees

Last but not least: the giant from the “Parc Merveilleux” goes on a journey. Discover his adventures in the comic strip by Lucien Czuga (author) and Andy Genen (illustrator).

Publication date: 9 May 2022.

The complete programme at