Gala presentation of the Deutscher Hörbuchpreis [German Audiobook Prize] 2020


lit.COLOGNE 2020

Gala presentation of the Deutscher Hörbuchpreis [German Audiobook Prize] 2020

The gala will be aired on radio by these stations: WDR 5, hr2, NDR Kultur, SWR 2, AntenneSaar, mdr Kultur, Deutschlandfunk Kultur and Bayern 2.

To kick off lit.COLOGNE, WDR Funkhaus will once again become a place of pilgrimage for all audiobook fans as the German Audiobook Prize 2020 is awarded. Host Klaus-Jürgen Deuser is rolling out the red carpet: He will present the special award for lifetime achievement, which is only bestowed every other year, and honor prize winners in seven categories. The categories include best male and female narrators, best children’s audiobook and coveted trophies, such as best podcast. Furthermore, the WDR People’s Choice award will be handed out for the third time: Between mid-December and mid-February, WDR is accepting online votes for the “best audiobook of 2019” – maybe your favorite is among them? But the winner of this prize will remain a well-kept secret until March ...

  • Tuesday 10 March

    10. March 2020

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    Pre Pre sale price (fees excluded) 26 €

    Eve Evening fund price 33 €

    Red. Reduced price 22 €

  • WDR Funkhaus

    Wallrafplatz 5
    50667 Köln

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    • Rollstuhlgerechter Zugang Available


Klaus-Jürgen Deuser

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