From the Eurovision Song Contest to the Stage at the Neisse Film Festival

At the moment she's still representing her country on the stage in Malmö at the Eurovision Song Contest. On May 18th the Ukrainian rapper Alyona Alyona will be live at the Neisse Film Festival. Since her breakthrough with the viral hit "Ribki", she has taken the hip-hop world by storm. Her texts, which she raps in her native tongue, portray images of women beyond all clichés, and speak of the challenges for young adults in the Ukraine in light of the ongoing war. Her messages and her biography have made her a role model for many young women, not only in her homeland, and have brought her numerous international awards. In live acts throughout Europe, alyona alyona and her stage presence have enthralled audiences, in for example the well-known Roskilde Festival. Her down-to-earth manner and her powerful performances make her an incomparable voice in rap.

The concert with Alyona Alyona at this year's Neisse Film Festival is on May 18th at 8:00 p.m. at Kühlhaus Görlitz. Tickets may be bought in advance via the official festival homepage or online at