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Brandhaarden

Language NP Language no problem Lam GodsTheater NTGent Lam Gods
Close Lam Gods NTGent Milo Rau
24 Jan '19 to 26 Jan '19
What are the Biblical figures in today's world?
Language NP Language no problem LENINTheater Schaubühne Berlin / Milo Rau LENIN
Close LENIN Schaubühne Berlin / Milo Rau
25 Jan '19 to 27 Jan '19
LENIN is a theatre production about the final months in the life of Wladimir Ilyitsch Ulyanov, better known as Lenin, the Russian revolutionary and first leader of the Soviet Union. Rau has chosen the human, not only the political element as the core of his performance.
Language NP Language no problem An evening with Milo RauTheater Internationaal Theater Amsterdam An evening with Milo Rau
Close An evening with Milo Rau Internationaal Theater Amsterdam
29 Jan '19
In onze reeks An evening with... praten we met een kunstenaar over zijn of haar werk. Deze avond is dat theatermaker en artistiek leider NTGent Milo Rau, die centraal staat in in het festival Brandhaarden.
Language NP Language no problem EmpireTheater IIPM / Milo Rau Empire
Close Empire IIPM / Milo Rau
29 Jan '19 to 30 Jan '19
What do we mean by the word 'flee'? And what about 'homeland'? What does the new Europe look like? As the final piece in the European Trilogy, a three-year research project into the myth and reality of Europe, Milo Rau presents Empire, biographical close-ups of people who have come to Europe as...
Language NP Language no problem Five Easy PiecesTheater CAMPO / IIPM / Milo Rau Five Easy Pieces
Close Five Easy Pieces CAMPO / IIPM / Milo Rau
01 Feb '19 to 02 Feb '19
Can you let your children re-enact the life of the child murderer Marc Dutroux? Together with the Ghent arts centre CAMPO, Milo Rau and his International Institute of Political Murder (IIPM) for the first time created an ambitious project staged with children between the ages of 8 and 13. Using...
Language NP Language no problem Die 120 Tage von SodomTheater Schauspielhaus Zürich / Theater Hora / Milo Rau Die 120 Tage von Sodom
Close Die 120 Tage von Sodom Schauspielhaus Zürich / Theater Hora / Milo Rau
02 Feb '19 to 03 Feb '19
The 120 days of Sodom was written by De Sade in 1785 and is about rich gentlemen who act out their sadistic lusts in a castle on a group of young people. In the 1975 film, Pasolini moved the events to the Italian Salò, the capital of Mussolini's fascist regime. The carnal atrocities in De Sade'...
Language NP Language no problem La Reprise - Histoire(s) du théâtre (I)Theater IIPM / Milo Rau La Reprise - Histoire(s) du théâtre (I)
Close La Reprise - Histoire(s) du théâtre (I) IIPM / Milo Rau
05 Feb '19 to 06 Feb '19
One night in April 2012, Ihsane Jarfi talked to four young men on the corner of a street in front of a gay club in Liège. Two weeks later, he was found dead on the outskirts of a forest. He was tortured for hours and violently murdered. The crime shook the whole city.

This week

Language NP Language no problem The FountainheadTheater ITA–Ensemble The Fountainhead
Close The Fountainhead ITA–Ensemble / Ivo van Hove
05 Jan '19 to 19 Jan '19
The Fountainhead is the fascinating portrait of the brilliant young architect Howard Roark, who follows his calling and sets himself up against those who spinelessly parrot the views of others; of Peter Keating, a fellow architect who sells his soul for commercial success and public esteem; of ...
Language NP Language no problem De Idee #23: Druk!Perspective programmes deFusie De Idee #23: Druk!
Language NP Language no problem Dagboek van een verdweneneMusical Theater ITA–Ensemble Dagboek van een verdwenene
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08 Dec '18 to 08 Jun '19
The form of the work is unique: a series of 22 songs for tenor and piano, with an addition of three songs in the middle for a small choir of women and a mezzosoprano representing the gypsy girl Zefka. Ivo van Hove directs top singers Ed Lyon, Peter Gijsbertsen and Marie Hamard, and ITA actors H...
Language NP Language no problem D. QuixoteDance Andrés Marín (Flamenco Biënnale Nederland) D. Quixote
Close D. Quixote Andrés Marín (Flamenco Biënnale Nederland)
18 Jan '19
Flamenco innovator Andrés Marín is Don Quixote of La Mancha. In an energetic , Marín brings the tragicomic hero to life on the battlefield of the 21st century. With the same social criticism and a good dose of humour, Andrés Marín sets off as the knight errant. On skateboard, with boxing gloves...
Language NP Language no problem LA ESPINA que quiso ser flor o la flor que soñó con ser bailaoraDance Olga Pericet / Flamenco Biënnale Nederland LA ESPINA que quiso ser flor o la flor que soñó con ser bailaora
Close LA ESPINA que quiso ser flor o la flor que soñó con ser bailaora Olga Pericet / Flamenco Biënnale Nederland
19 Jan '19
“Mercury, masterly innovative,” that is how The New Yorker described Olga Pericet. The dancer from Córdoba recently received the Spanish National Dance Award 2018 for her wonderful mix of flamenco, contemporary dance and Spanish classical with which she is capturing the public and the press acr...
Language NP Language no problem Zondagmorgen in ITA: Lot Leest voor (2-6 jaar)Theater Zondagmorgen in ITA: Lot Leest voor (2-6 jaar)
Language NP Language no problem Amsterdammer van het JaarEvents & Awards Stichting Amsterdammer van het Jaar / Internationaal Theater Amsterdam Amsterdammer van het Jaar
Close Amsterdammer van het Jaar Stichting Amsterdammer van het Jaar / Internationaal Theater Amsterdam
20 Jan '19
During Amsterdammer of the Year we celebrate the city of Amsterdam. We celebrate citizenship, togetherness and the selfless efforts of many people who make the city more beautiful, more liveable and whole.
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Language NP Language no problem The FountainheadTheater ITA–Ensemble The Fountainhead
Close The Fountainhead ITA–Ensemble / Ivo van Hove
05 Jan '19 to 19 Jan '19
The Fountainhead is the fascinating portrait of the brilliant young architect Howard Roark, who follows his calling and sets himself up against those who spinelessly parrot the views of others; of Peter Keating, a fellow architect who sells his soul for commercial success and public esteem; of ...
Language NP Language no problem Dagboek van een verdweneneMusical Theater ITA–Ensemble Dagboek van een verdwenene
Close Dagboek van een verdwenene ITA–Ensemble / Ivo van Hove
08 Dec '18 to 08 Jun '19
The form of the work is unique: a series of 22 songs for tenor and piano, with an addition of three songs in the middle for a small choir of women and a mezzosoprano representing the gypsy girl Zefka. Ivo van Hove directs top singers Ed Lyon, Peter Gijsbertsen and Marie Hamard, and ITA actors H...
Language NP Language no problem Scènes uit een huwelijkTheater ITA–Ensemble Scènes uit een huwelijk
Close Scènes uit een huwelijk ITA–Ensemble / Ivo van Hove
06 Feb '19 to 31 Mar '19
Scenes from a Marriage premiered in February 2005 in the Amsterdam Stadsschouwburg. Internationaal Theater Amsterdam has staged Ingmar Bergman’s classic play in such a way as to create intimate spaces in the most unexpected of places. Three sets of actors enact the couple Johan and Marianne whi...
Language NP Language no problem Husbands and wivesTheater ITA–Ensemble Husbands and wives
Close Husbands and wives ITA–Ensemble / Simon Stone
12 Dec '18 to 24 Feb '19
One day you look up and it’s bad. Jack and Sally are getting divorced. We don’t want to make a big thing about it, they claim. It is a mutual decision, we’re both fine. But for their friends Gabe and Judy, it is an incredible shock. Is our marriage as good as we think it is, they wonder. Jack a...
Language NP Language no problem Ibsen huisTheater ITA–Ensemble Ibsen huis
Close Ibsen huis ITA–Ensemble / Simon Stone
13 Dec '18 to 23 Feb '19
Based on Ibsen, Simon Stone writes and directs a grand family epic about the troublesome but inevitable coexistence of different generations under one roof.
Language NP Language no problem MedeaTheater ITA–Ensemble Medea
Close Medea ITA–Ensemble / Simon Stone
06 Mar '19 to 09 Mar '19
Simon Stone made a radical adaptation of Euripides’s Greek tragedy about the daughter of the king, who is replaced with a younger woman by her husband and kills her children out of revenge. He turned it into a contemporary story. He let himself be inspired by the true story of an American docto...
Language NP Language no problem Vallende manTheater ITA–Ensemble Vallende man
Close Vallende man ITA–Ensemble / Julien Gosselin
14 Mar '19 to 30 Mar '19
American author Don DeLillo is the most eminent chronicler of his country and his time. In numerous novels and stories, he researches the often destructive impact of large events and social changes – such as the Cold War and nuclear threat, the digital age and globalization – on the lives of or...
Language NP Language no problem In wankel evenwichtTheater ITA–Ensemble In wankel evenwicht
Close In wankel evenwicht ITA–Ensemble / Maren E. Bjørseth
27 Mar '19 to 12 Apr '19
What if a befriended couple rang your doorbell one evening to ask for shelter? Fear is in their eyes. They can’t say what they’re afraid of. You think it’s a strange situation, but they’re friends and your daughter’s old room is vacant. So you offer them shelter.
Language NP Language no problem Dood in VenetiëTheater ITA–Ensemble Dood in Venetië
Close Dood in Venetië ITA–Ensemble / Koninklijk Concertgebouworkest
04 Apr '19 to 13 Apr '19
Thomas Mann is thirty-six when he meets a young man during a holiday in Venice. The event inspires him to write one of his most famous works, Death in Venice. In it, writer Gustav von Aschenbach falls in love with young Tadzio, who is spending his holiday at the Lido together with his mother. H...
Language NP Language no problem De stille krachtTheater ITA–Ensemble De stille kracht
Close De stille kracht ITA–Ensemble / Ivo van Hove
01 Dec '18 to 11 Apr '19
The hidden force is an enthralling story about the misunderstandings and incomprehension between cultures, as well as between close relatives. The downfall of Otto van Oudijck makes us painfully aware of the impossibility to fully understand others.
Language NP Language no problem Het houtTheater ITA–Ensemble Het hout
Close Het hout ITA–Ensemble / Michiel van Erp
17 Apr '19 to 25 Apr '19
As a child, Jeroen Brouwers spends time in a Japanese POW camp in Indonesia. After the war, he is sent to boarding school in the Netherlands. It’s a prison camp and a concentration camp rolled into one. In his early novel Sunken red, he writes: ‘I do not understand the fundamental difference be...
Language NP Language no problem Een klein levenTheater ITA–Ensemble Een klein leven
Close Een klein leven ITA–Ensemble / Ivo van Hove
18 Apr '19 to 28 Apr '19
Geen boek heeft de afgelopen paar jaar miljoenen lezers zozeer in de ban gehouden en aangegrepen als Een klein leven van de Amerikaanse schrijver Hanya Yanagihara.

Dance

Language NP Language no problem D. QuixoteDance Andrés Marín (Flamenco Biënnale Nederland) D. Quixote
Close D. Quixote Andrés Marín (Flamenco Biënnale Nederland)
18 Jan '19
Flamenco innovator Andrés Marín is Don Quixote of La Mancha. In an energetic , Marín brings the tragicomic hero to life on the battlefield of the 21st century. With the same social criticism and a good dose of humour, Andrés Marín sets off as the knight errant. On skateboard, with boxing gloves...
Language NP Language no problem LA ESPINA que quiso ser flor o la flor que soñó con ser bailaoraDance Olga Pericet / Flamenco Biënnale Nederland LA ESPINA que quiso ser flor o la flor que soñó con ser bailaora
Close LA ESPINA que quiso ser flor o la flor que soñó con ser bailaora Olga Pericet / Flamenco Biënnale Nederland
19 Jan '19
“Mercury, masterly innovative,” that is how The New Yorker described Olga Pericet. The dancer from Córdoba recently received the Spanish National Dance Award 2018 for her wonderful mix of flamenco, contemporary dance and Spanish classical with which she is capturing the public and the press acr...
Language NP Language no problem Talent on the MoveDance Holland Dance Festival / Codarts Talent on the Move
Close Talent on the Move Holland Dance Festival / Codarts
05 Feb '19
Every year the Holland Dance Festival offers a national platform for young up-and-coming dance talents from Codarts Rotterdam, the leading centre for contemporary Dutch dance. For the eleventh year running, this 2019 festival edition is proud to introduce the next generation of top dancers.
Language NP Language no problem SWAN LAKEDance Dance Factory Johannesburg / Dada Masilo SWAN LAKE
Close SWAN LAKE Dance Factory Johannesburg / Dada Masilo
09 Feb '19
Dada Masilo, one of the most exciting young choreographers in South Africa, brushes the dust from Swan Lake and adds her own South African roots to it. The result is a respectful, fresh version that raises questions about gender boundaries and homophobia in an AIDS-affected country.
Language NP Language no problem lostmovementsDance GRIP / Jan Martens & Marc Vanrunxt lostmovements
Close lostmovements GRIP / Jan Martens & Marc Vanrunxt
12 Feb '19
Marc Vanrunxt was one of the big names of the innovative dance wave that flooded Flanders in the early eighties. A few generations on, Jan Martens takes care of the follow-up and continuation of this wave.
Language NP Language no problem INVITED (8+)Dance Ultima Vez & KVS / Seppe Baeyens / Lieve Stad, INVITED (8+)
Close INVITED (8+) Ultima Vez & KVS / Seppe Baeyens / Lieve Stad,
17 Feb '19 to 17 Feb '19
How can you let the audience participate in a choreography? With the dance performance INVITED, Seppe Baeyens is trying to answer this question. With dance as a common language he seeks an alternative way of living together and thus establishing a community with dancers and audiences.
Language NP Language no problem ZIEL \ ROUHDance ICK & Amsterdams Andalusisch Orkest ZIEL \ ROUH
Close ZIEL \ ROUH ICK & Amsterdams Andalusisch Orkest
19 Feb '19
In ZIEL or ROUH (the Arabic word for 'soul'), two different disciplines enter into confrontation: music from Al-Andalus and contemporary dance collide, chafe, search and find each other in this performance. Two disciplines, two civilisations, two conceptual frameworks, two traditions produce so...
Language NP Language no problem GulliverDance ICK / Academie Theater en Dans / Mocca / Cindedans / Theater de Meervaart / Bijlmer Parktheater / Susanne Marx Gulliver
Close Gulliver ICK / Academie Theater en Dans / Mocca / Cindedans / Theater de Meervaart / Bijlmer Parktheater / Susanne Marx
27 Feb '19
In Gulliver, primary school pupils between the ages of six and nine give shape to their own, ideal, world. They do this with personally created movements and texts, like mature people who learn to give content themselves to a series of dance lessons. In a period of four months in total, two sch...
Language NP Language no problem BattlegroundDance Fou Glorieux / Louise Lecavalier Battleground
Language NP Language no problem Du désir d'horizonsDance Compagnie Mouvements perpétuels / Salia Sanou / Explore festival Du désir d'horizons
Close Du désir d'horizons Compagnie Mouvements perpétuels / Salia Sanou / Explore festival
12 Mar '19
With Du désir d'horizons, the choreographer and pioneer of African contemporary dance Salia Sanou returns to his favourite themes: loneliness and deviance, individual versus collective, origin and uprooting, borders and banishment.
Language NP Language no problem BROOSDance Conny Janssen Danst / Conny Janssen BROOS
Close BROOS Conny Janssen Danst / Conny Janssen
13 Mar '19 to 14 Mar '19
A mosaic story about old age, youth and the fragility of life. After HOME (2017) and the remake of INSIDE OUT (2018), BROOS is the latest work by Conny Janssen. BROOS talks about the vulnerability of life, from the first cry to the last sigh.
Language NP Language no problem Histoire(s) du Théâtre IITheater NTGent / Faustin Linyekula Histoire(s) du Théâtre II
Close Histoire(s) du Théâtre II NTGent / Faustin Linyekula
20 Mar '19
What is theater? What do emotions and history mean on a stage? And can you find truth there? In the series Histoire(s) du Théâtre, directors and choreographers - with the most diverse backgrounds - examine these questions from a personal perspective. After director Milo Rau, it is now the turn ...
Language NP Language no problem All hands on deckDance Scapino Ballet Rotterdam & Wëreldbänd / Ed Wubbe All hands on deck
Close All hands on deck Scapino Ballet Rotterdam & Wëreldbänd / Ed Wubbe
24 Mar '19 to 26 Mar '19
Two top companies join forces in All Hands on Deck. Scapino Ballet Rotterdam and de Wëreldbänd bring out the best in each other in a show full of dance, music and slapstick.
Language NP Language no problem Second NatureDance Nederlands Dans Theater 1 Second Nature
Close Second Nature Nederlands Dans Theater 1
02 Apr '19 to 04 Apr '19
Second Nature contains the acclaimed works Bedroom Folk (2015) by Sharon Eyal and Gai Behar and Solo Echo (2012) by Crystal Pite. In addition, the world premiere of a new work by young promising choreography duo Imre van Opstal and Marne van Opstal can be seen.
Language NP Language no problem Vier verhalen en een dag (6+)Dance Introdans / Spinvis Vier verhalen en een dag (6+)
Close Vier verhalen en een dag (6+) Introdans / Spinvis
14 Apr '19
After the success of the musical theatre production Kintsukuroi, which premiered at Oerol in 2014, Spinvis and his partner Saartje Van Camp embark on an exciting new collaboration with Introdans.
Language NP Language no problem Settle for MoreDance Nederlands Dans Theater 2 Settle for More
Close Settle for More Nederlands Dans Theater 2
26 Apr '19 to 29 Apr '19
Settle for More shows a wealth of powerful plays by young and established talents. Both Bryan Arias and Felix Landerer, young dancers and remarkable choreographers, create their very first work for NDT 2. As well as these two world premieres, the company is staging the dynamic quartet Simple Th...
Language NP Language no problem Brave new world 2.0Theater NNT / Club Guy & Roni / Asko-Schönbergs K[h]AOS / Guy Weizman Brave new world 2.0
Close Brave new world 2.0 NNT / Club Guy & Roni / Asko-Schönbergs K[h]AOS / Guy Weizman
30 Apr '19 to 01 May '19
After Carousel and Salam, Brave New World 2.0 is the third performance in which director and choreographer Guy Weizman presents a world that is changing faster than you can keep up with. A world where everyone is looking for a new story, but at the same time struggling to escape from entrenched...
Language NP Language no problem Leve LarbiDance Introdans / Sidi Larbi Cherkaoui Leve Larbi
Close Leve Larbi Introdans / Sidi Larbi Cherkaoui
02 May '19 to 03 May '19
With Leve Larbi (Long live Larbi), Introdans presents three works by choreographer Sidi Larbi Cherkaoui: Loin, Orbo Novo and the Dutch premiere of Pure. Cherkaoui's flowing, organic dance language and the dizzyingly fast arm movements that are so characteristic of his work, take the dancers to ...
Language NP Language no problem VesselDance Damien Jalet/Kohei Nawa Vessel
Close Vessel Damien Jalet/Kohei Nawa
14 May '19 to 15 May '19
“I want to address the energy we had in the womb, that primal energy of our very first breath,” so says choreographer Damien Jalet. He and visual artist Kōhei Nawa have, together with a group of seven dancers, created a fascinating and visually stunning work, based on the contradictions of the ...
Language NP Language no problem 8: METAMORPHOSISDance Nbprojects / Nicole Beutler 8: METAMORPHOSIS
Close 8: METAMORPHOSIS Nbprojects / Nicole Beutler
18 May '19 to 18 May '19
In 8: METAMORPHOSIS, choreographer and theatre maker Nicole Beutler challenges you to leave the familiar behind and embrace change. Change is inevitable. Nothing remains the way it was. On the one hand we crave change, on the other hand we cling to the familiar. How do you deal with this?...
Language NP Language no problem Sol & Paul XXXDance Nederlands Dans Theater 1 / Sol Léon & Paul Lightfoot Sol & Paul XXX
Close Sol & Paul XXX Nederlands Dans Theater 1 / Sol Léon & Paul Lightfoot
Sol & Paul XXX celebrates the thirty-year collaboration between NDT's house choreographers Sol León and Paul Lightfoot with five monumental works from their oeuvre: Start to Finish (1996), Subject to Change (2003), Shutters Shut (2003), Shoot the Moon (2006) , and Same Difference (2007). Ea...
Language NP Language no problem Unboxing BalletDance Junior Company / Het Nationale Ballet Unboxing Ballet
Close Unboxing Ballet Junior Company / Het Nationale Ballet
27 Jun '19
Meet the stars of the future in a programme that links classical ballet at the highest level with works by the self-willed choreographers Daniela Cardim, Wubkje Kuindersma and Milena Sidorova.

Theater

Language NP Language no problem The FountainheadTheater ITA–Ensemble The Fountainhead
Close The Fountainhead ITA–Ensemble / Ivo van Hove
05 Jan '19 to 19 Jan '19
The Fountainhead is the fascinating portrait of the brilliant young architect Howard Roark, who follows his calling and sets himself up against those who spinelessly parrot the views of others; of Peter Keating, a fellow architect who sells his soul for commercial success and public esteem; of ...
Language NP Language no problem Dagboek van een verdweneneMusical Theater ITA–Ensemble Dagboek van een verdwenene
Close Dagboek van een verdwenene ITA–Ensemble / Ivo van Hove
08 Dec '18 to 08 Jun '19
The form of the work is unique: a series of 22 songs for tenor and piano, with an addition of three songs in the middle for a small choir of women and a mezzosoprano representing the gypsy girl Zefka. Ivo van Hove directs top singers Ed Lyon, Peter Gijsbertsen and Marie Hamard, and ITA actors H...
Language NP Language no problem Lam GodsTheater NTGent Lam Gods
Close Lam Gods NTGent Milo Rau
24 Jan '19 to 26 Jan '19
What are the Biblical figures in today's world?
Language NP Language no problem LENINTheater Schaubühne Berlin / Milo Rau LENIN
Close LENIN Schaubühne Berlin / Milo Rau
25 Jan '19 to 27 Jan '19
LENIN is a theatre production about the final months in the life of Wladimir Ilyitsch Ulyanov, better known as Lenin, the Russian revolutionary and first leader of the Soviet Union. Rau has chosen the human, not only the political element as the core of his performance.
Language NP Language no problem An evening with Milo RauTheater Internationaal Theater Amsterdam An evening with Milo Rau
Close An evening with Milo Rau Internationaal Theater Amsterdam
29 Jan '19
In onze reeks An evening with... praten we met een kunstenaar over zijn of haar werk. Deze avond is dat theatermaker en artistiek leider NTGent Milo Rau, die centraal staat in in het festival Brandhaarden.
Language NP Language no problem EmpireTheater IIPM / Milo Rau Empire
Close Empire IIPM / Milo Rau
29 Jan '19 to 30 Jan '19
What do we mean by the word 'flee'? And what about 'homeland'? What does the new Europe look like? As the final piece in the European Trilogy, a three-year research project into the myth and reality of Europe, Milo Rau presents Empire, biographical close-ups of people who have come to Europe as...
Language NP Language no problem Five Easy PiecesTheater CAMPO / IIPM / Milo Rau Five Easy Pieces
Close Five Easy Pieces CAMPO / IIPM / Milo Rau
01 Feb '19 to 02 Feb '19
Can you let your children re-enact the life of the child murderer Marc Dutroux? Together with the Ghent arts centre CAMPO, Milo Rau and his International Institute of Political Murder (IIPM) for the first time created an ambitious project staged with children between the ages of 8 and 13. Using...
Language NP Language no problem Die 120 Tage von SodomTheater Schauspielhaus Zürich / Theater Hora / Milo Rau Die 120 Tage von Sodom
Close Die 120 Tage von Sodom Schauspielhaus Zürich / Theater Hora / Milo Rau
02 Feb '19 to 03 Feb '19
The 120 days of Sodom was written by De Sade in 1785 and is about rich gentlemen who act out their sadistic lusts in a castle on a group of young people. In the 1975 film, Pasolini moved the events to the Italian Salò, the capital of Mussolini's fascist regime. The carnal atrocities in De Sade'...
Language NP Language no problem La Reprise - Histoire(s) du théâtre (I)Theater IIPM / Milo Rau La Reprise - Histoire(s) du théâtre (I)
Close La Reprise - Histoire(s) du théâtre (I) IIPM / Milo Rau
05 Feb '19 to 06 Feb '19
One night in April 2012, Ihsane Jarfi talked to four young men on the corner of a street in front of a gay club in Liège. Two weeks later, he was found dead on the outskirts of a forest. He was tortured for hours and violently murdered. The crime shook the whole city.
Language NP Language no problem Scènes uit een huwelijkTheater ITA–Ensemble Scènes uit een huwelijk
Close Scènes uit een huwelijk ITA–Ensemble / Ivo van Hove
06 Feb '19 to 31 Mar '19
Scenes from a Marriage premiered in February 2005 in the Amsterdam Stadsschouwburg. Internationaal Theater Amsterdam has staged Ingmar Bergman’s classic play in such a way as to create intimate spaces in the most unexpected of places. Three sets of actors enact the couple Johan and Marianne whi...
Language NP Language no problem Allemaal mensenTheater Toneelgroep Oostpool / Marcus Azzini Allemaal mensen
Close Allemaal mensen Toneelgroep Oostpool / Marcus Azzini
10 Feb '19
Wegens grote belangstelling een extra voorstelling op maandag 26 november.
Language NP Language no problem CaligulaTheater Theater Utrecht / Thibaud Delpeut Caligula
Close Caligula Theater Utrecht / Thibaud Delpeut
11 Feb '19 to 12 Feb '19
In this new production for the large auditorium, Caligula turns the cameras around and points them at the people who watch him all the time. Like a surgeon, armed with video cameras as instruments, he begins his 'autopsy of the soul'.
Language NP Language no problem Husbands and wivesTheater ITA–Ensemble Husbands and wives
Close Husbands and wives ITA–Ensemble / Simon Stone
12 Dec '18 to 24 Feb '19
One day you look up and it’s bad. Jack and Sally are getting divorced. We don’t want to make a big thing about it, they claim. It is a mutual decision, we’re both fine. But for their friends Gabe and Judy, it is an incredible shock. Is our marriage as good as we think it is, they wonder. Jack a...
Language NP Language no problem JATheater Nasrdin Dchar / Floris van Delft / Lieve Stad, JA
Close JA Nasrdin Dchar / Floris van Delft / Lieve Stad,
13 Feb '19 to 15 Feb '19
After his solo's Oumi and DAD (jury selection Theaterfestival 2017), Golden Calf winner Nasrdin Dchar brings us the new solo performance JA (YES).In the top ten of most stressful events, number seven is: getting married. Saying yes leads to more sleepless nights than having children or losing y...
Language NP Language no problem Celia!Theater Urban Myth / Jörgen Tjon A Fong Celia!
Close Celia! Urban Myth / Jörgen Tjon A Fong
16 Feb '19
In the new musical performance Celia! by Urban Myth, two Cuban icons meet each other: Celia Cruz and Celia Sánchez. Susan Visser plays Celia Sánchez, a heroine of the Cuban revolution and the right hand of Fidel Castro. Manoushka Zeegelaar Breeveld is Celia Cruz. She fled to America during the ...
Language NP Language no problem Ibsen huisTheater ITA–Ensemble Ibsen huis
Close Ibsen huis ITA–Ensemble / Simon Stone
13 Dec '18 to 23 Feb '19
Based on Ibsen, Simon Stone writes and directs a grand family epic about the troublesome but inevitable coexistence of different generations under one roof.
Language NP Language no problem De Indië MonologenTheater Bo Tarenskeen De Indië Monologen
Close De Indië Monologen Bo Tarenskeen
21 Feb '19 to 22 Feb '19
Seventy years after the independence of Indonesia, our colonial history is under the spotlight. Today almost two million Dutch people have an Indonesian background. How does this history impact on our country and our lives? And how do we want to relate to that history? De Indië Monologen (the I...
Language NP Language no problem Het DuelTheater Het Nationale Theater / Jeroen De Man Het Duel
Close Het Duel Het Nationale Theater / Jeroen De Man
23 Feb '19 to 24 Feb '19
Jacob Derwig and Joris Smit play the leading roles in Het duel (The duel), a stage production of Anton Chekhov's only short novel. Jeroen De Man (Ondertussen in Casablanca, Ondine) directs this performance in which the question of what constitutes 'good living' is being fought out by a great ca...
Language NP Language no problem Revolutions (12+)Theater NTJong / Noël Fischer Revolutions (12+)
Close Revolutions (12+) NTJong / Noël Fischer
03 Mar '19 to 04 Mar '19
Revolutions by The National Theater is inspired by the dystopian novels 1984 by George Orwell and The Circle by Dave Eggers. Noël Fischer (Polleke, Leo & Lena and Het Schaap Veronica) directs this youth performance with live DJ and video walls, which takes place in the year 2084....
Language NP Language no problem MedeaTheater ITA–Ensemble Medea
Close Medea ITA–Ensemble / Simon Stone
06 Mar '19 to 09 Mar '19
Simon Stone made a radical adaptation of Euripides’s Greek tragedy about the daughter of the king, who is replaced with a younger woman by her husband and kills her children out of revenge. He turned it into a contemporary story. He let himself be inspired by the true story of an American docto...
Language NP Language no problem Vallende manTheater ITA–Ensemble Vallende man
Close Vallende man ITA–Ensemble / Julien Gosselin
14 Mar '19 to 30 Mar '19
American author Don DeLillo is the most eminent chronicler of his country and his time. In numerous novels and stories, he researches the often destructive impact of large events and social changes – such as the Cold War and nuclear threat, the digital age and globalization – on the lives of or...
Language NP Language no problem Amsterdam XXX jr.Theater ITA–Ensemble Amsterdam XXX jr.
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15 Mar '19 to 29 Mar '19
XXX jr. is onze ITA-juniorproductie, een bijzondere voorstelling over vriendschap in Amsterdam, , losjes gebaseerd op Een klein leven. Iedereen die tussen de 15 en 20 jaar is en van acteren houdt, kan hiervoor auditie doen.
Language NP Language no problem HeisenbergTheater Theater Rotterdam / Johan Simons Heisenberg
Close Heisenberg Theater Rotterdam / Johan Simons
15 Mar '19 to 17 Mar '19
Crackling love game between two unpredictable particles. Johan Simons directs this first Dutch-language adaptation of Heisenberg (translation: Ariane Schluter) in which top actors Hans Croiset and Elsie de Brauw appear on stage together.
Language NP Language no problem ODISSEIATheater Cia. Hiato / Leonardo Moreira / Explore Festival ODISSEIA
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19 Mar '19
Odisseia is de nieuwe voorstelling van de beroemde (en in eigen land beruchte) Braziliaanse regisseur Leonardo Moreira en zijn gezelschap Cia Hiato. Een rockende roadtrip over moderne vrouwen. Humoristisch, activistisch,feministisch en hyperactueel.
Language NP Language no problem Histoire(s) du Théâtre IITheater NTGent / Faustin Linyekula Histoire(s) du Théâtre II
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20 Mar '19
What is theater? What do emotions and history mean on a stage? And can you find truth there? In the series Histoire(s) du Théâtre, directors and choreographers - with the most diverse backgrounds - examine these questions from a personal perspective. After director Milo Rau, it is now the turn ...
Language NP Language no problem The way she diesTheater tg STAN / Teatro Nacional D. Maria II / Tiago Rodrigues The way she dies
Close The way she dies tg STAN / Teatro Nacional D. Maria II / Tiago Rodrigues
27 Mar '19
Whoever reads, knows that a book can change us. What you read translates to the language of your own life. A book such as Tolstoy's Anna Karenina could well be the collection of all the lives that have changed been slightly or radically changed by it. Director Tiago Rodrigues: “We chose Anna Ka...

Popular

Language NP Language no problem The FountainheadTheater ITA–Ensemble The Fountainhead
Close The Fountainhead ITA–Ensemble / Ivo van Hove
05 Jan '19 to 19 Jan '19
The Fountainhead is the fascinating portrait of the brilliant young architect Howard Roark, who follows his calling and sets himself up against those who spinelessly parrot the views of others; of Peter Keating, a fellow architect who sells his soul for commercial success and public esteem; of ...
Language NP Language no problem LA ESPINA que quiso ser flor o la flor que soñó con ser bailaoraDance Olga Pericet / Flamenco Biënnale Nederland LA ESPINA que quiso ser flor o la flor que soñó con ser bailaora
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19 Jan '19
“Mercury, masterly innovative,” that is how The New Yorker described Olga Pericet. The dancer from Córdoba recently received the Spanish National Dance Award 2018 for her wonderful mix of flamenco, contemporary dance and Spanish classical with which she is capturing the public and the press acr...
Language NP Language no problem All hands on deckDance Scapino Ballet Rotterdam & Wëreldbänd / Ed Wubbe All hands on deck
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24 Mar '19 to 26 Mar '19
Two top companies join forces in All Hands on Deck. Scapino Ballet Rotterdam and de Wëreldbänd bring out the best in each other in a show full of dance, music and slapstick.
Language NP Language no problem Second NatureDance Nederlands Dans Theater 1 Second Nature
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02 Apr '19 to 04 Apr '19
Second Nature contains the acclaimed works Bedroom Folk (2015) by Sharon Eyal and Gai Behar and Solo Echo (2012) by Crystal Pite. In addition, the world premiere of a new work by young promising choreography duo Imre van Opstal and Marne van Opstal can be seen.
Language NP Language no problem Hamlet (8+)Theater Theater Rotterdam / Pieter Kramer Hamlet (8+)
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04 Apr '19 to 07 Apr '19
The creators of Lang & Gelukkig, Woef Side Story and Snorro now present a new family show, based on the most famous play of all time: Hamlet. Director Pieter Kramer once again produces a performance that is full of rushed costume changes, grotesque fistfights and swinging songs. Alex Klaass...
Language NP Language no problem Dood in VenetiëTheater ITA–Ensemble Dood in Venetië
Close Dood in Venetië ITA–Ensemble / Koninklijk Concertgebouworkest
04 Apr '19 to 13 Apr '19
Thomas Mann is thirty-six when he meets a young man during a holiday in Venice. The event inspires him to write one of his most famous works, Death in Venice. In it, writer Gustav von Aschenbach falls in love with young Tadzio, who is spending his holiday at the Lido together with his mother. H...
Language NP Language no problem De KersentuinTheater ITA–Ensemble De Kersentuin
Close De Kersentuin ITA–Ensemble / Simon McBurney
13 Jun '19 to 23 Jun '19
After having stayed in Paris for several years, the widow Ranevskaya returns to her family home in Russia. She encounters a changed world. The family’s debts have become so great that the house and estate will have to be auctioned. Businessman Lopakhin sees a way out. He proposes to cut down th...
Language NP Language no problem Een klein levenTheater ITA–Ensemble Een klein leven
Close Een klein leven ITA–Ensemble / Ivo van Hove
06 Dec '19 to 22 Feb '20
No book has captivated and moved millions of readers during the past few years like A little life by American author Hanya Yanagihara.

Festivals

Language NP Language no problem Brandhaarden 2019 Brandhaarden 2019
Language NP Language no problem Holland Festival Holland Festival
Language NP Language no problem Zondagmorgen Zondagmorgen