The 23rd edition of the euro-scene festival is taking place in Leipzig from 5 to 10 November 2013. A total of 24 performances will feature contemporary theatre and modern dance from eleven European countries. The festival is one of the city's cultural highlights and is among the most important events of its kind in Europe. The theme for the 2013 festival is 'Black milk'. Twelve guest performances will explore the concepts of decay and decline as well as changing perspectives.