- Maestro Fabio Luisi brings new Danish orchestra to San Francisco
- New project to strengthen Danish art
- Join Danish Heritage Night: The Washington Capitals vs. The Minnesota Wild
- Danish frigate Peter Willemoes deployed to US Carrier Strike Group
On February 9th a broad majority in the Danish Parliament approved the deployment of the Danish frigate Peter Willemoes to the US Carrier Strike Group Two (CSG 2). Shortly after the decision Peter Willemoes joined CSG 2 in the Mediterranean where it will be part of the carrier strike group until May this year.
- The Danish lifestyle that is trending globally
The quintessential Danish concept of Hygge is becoming a household trend. We have collected a few of the many articles that have been written about Hygge just within the past two months – enjoy your reading, and let us know how you Hygge using #DKinUSA!
- Facebook builds large data center in Denmark
Following three years of confidential preparations with Danish authorities and business partners, the American IT-giant, Facebook, has decided to establish a 55,000 m2 data center in Odense, Denmark.
Municipal elections in Greenland on April 4, 2017
The Government of Greenland is holding municipal elections on 4 April 2017. Citizens who have the rights to vote in the Greenland municipal elections can do so at a Danish embassy or consulate abroad.
Washington D.C., presents the Tony Award winning play: COPENHAGEN
The Tony Award winning play delves into the
development of the atomic bomb, focusing on a 1941 meeting between renowned physicists Werner Heisenberg and Niels Bohr in the titular Danish capital. Eleanor Holdridge directs the Theater J production of Michael Frayn’s play,
which stars Sherri Edelen, Tim Getman and Michael Russotto.
- Event: Claus Meyer visits Halcyon House, Washington
Claus Meyer, founder of the famous Copenhagen restaurant Noma, one of the architects of the New Nordic Cuisine movement and the man behind the two price winning restaurants Agern and Aska in New York visits Washington D.C. at the event New Creatives Conversations: An Evening with Culinary Luminary Claus Meyer.The event is organized by Halcyon Stage and the Embassy of Denmark.
- Rethinking Urban Transportation: How can Cycling and Public Space Contribute to Better Cities?
Join the Embassy of Denmark and World Resources Institute (WRI) on January 11th 2017, at event “Rethinking urban transportation: how
can cycling and public space contribute to better cities?” and take a closer look at the Danish experience in shaping great cities for cycling and public space, making streets safer and urban areas more livable and sustainable for all.