Theatre in season 24/25

Language NP Language no problem Romeo & Julia HNTJong / Het Nationale Theater / IRC / Noël Fischer theater-jongeren Romeo & Julia
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25 Sep '24 to 27 Sep '24
A spectacular remake of Shakespeare's famous tale of love, friendship, and betrayal. The cast consists of 13 outstanding actors and dancers, featuring Vanja Rukavina (Romeo) and Soumaya Ahouaoui (Juliet), and tells the thrilling story of hopeless love and impossible choices.
Language NP Language no problem De zaak Shell Anoek Nuyens & Rebekka de Wit Theater De zaak Shell
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28 Sep '24 to 29 Sep '24
De zaak Shell ingeniously shows that the climate crisis is a crisis of responsibility.
Language NP Language no problem Duizend aanslagen op de Obama's Raymi Sambo Maakt Theater Duizend aanslagen op de Obama's
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04 Oct '24 to 05 Oct '24
Eight years after leaving the White House, Barack and Michelle Obama are looking for their place in society. But in a world of extremism and centre-right thinking, their relevance and influence are declining.
Language NP Language no problem The Years ITA Ensemble Theater The Years
Close The Years Het Nationale Theater / ITA Ensemble / Eline Arbo
09 Oct '24 to 07 Dec '24
“Nothing short of theatrical magic. [...] A celebratory explosion of language and acting.” – De Nederlandse Toneeljury. Due to its great success, The Years by Het Nationale Theater returns in 2024!
Language NP Language no problem Giselle (8+) Toneelmakerij / DOX / Timothy de Gilde theater-familie Giselle (8+)
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18 Oct '24 to 29 Dec '24
A thundering dance and music theatre spectacle with the energy of the street. After previous successes, the Toneelmakerij is once again presenting a performance for families on the big stage, based on a world-famous classic.
Language NP Language no problem De Theater Artemis / hetpaleis / Het Zuidelijk Toneel / Jetse Batelaan theater-familie De
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24 Oct '24 to 25 Oct '24
How do you handle having almost nothing when you're used to having a lot? In this new family performance by Jetse Batelaan, you see people who have never really had to miss anything, slowly losing everything. As if something or someone wants to teach them a lesson.
Language NP Language no problem Werken en dagen FC Bergman / Toneelhuis Theater Werken en dagen
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26 Oct '24 to 27 Oct '24
While FC Bergman's previous production, The Sheep Song (2021), celebrated the individual freedom and the notion of life's controllability, Werken en dagen stands as a genuine tribute to the relentless strength of the collective and the boundless power of nature.
Language NP Language no problem Brideshead Revisited De Warme Winkel Theater Brideshead Revisited
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30 Oct '24 to 11 Dec '24
After the success of Lady Chatterley’s Lover, De Warme Winkel brings another English literary classic to the theatre. Florian Myjer, together with Abke Haring, thrusts Brideshead Revisited into the 21st century.
Language NP Language no problem Terug naar Prinsenplein Gershwin Bonevacia Theater Terug naar Prinsenplein
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31 Oct '24
An ode to the fearless self. Gershwin Bonevacia searches for his ten-year-old self, 'Gush,' in Terug naar Prinsenplein.
Language NP Language no problem High-Rise Orkater / KONVOOI / Belle van Heerikhuizen Music Theater High-Rise
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12 Nov '24 to 14 Nov '24
After successful adaptations of literary classics ILIAS and The Master and Margarita, KONVOOI ventures into the dystopian ‘70s novel High-Rise by J.G. Ballard in their latest music theater production.
Language NP Language no problem Stepping Stones Orkater / Geert Lageveen Music Theater Stepping Stones
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06 Dec '24 to 08 Dec '24
After the successful performances Woiski vs. Woiski and De Gliphoeve, Orkater and Bijlmer Parktheater present the performance Stepping Stones; the third part in the triptych about the arrival of Surinamese people in the Netherlands.
Language NP Language no problem Rexit! KVS / Bruno Vanden Broecke & Valentijn Dhaenens Theater Rexit!
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09 Dec '24
After Unsung, a razor-sharp dissection of the political state, Vincent Stuer (political spokesman and speechwriter) writes another play, together with Valentijn Dhaenens and Bruno Vanden Broecke. Together they get under the skin of the historical figures of Spaak and Leopold III.
Language NP Language no problem Renaissance Igone de Jongh Dance Renaissance
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10 Dec '24 to 11 Dec '24
Discover the enchanting world of Igone de Jongh and Merijn Rademaker in the new masterpiece, Renaissance. Igone and Marijn express their artistic freedom masterfully through five unique choreographies.
Language NP Language no problem Il Cimento dell’Armonia e dell’Inventione Rosas / A7LA5 / Anne Teresa de Keersmaeker / Radouan Mriziga Dance Il Cimento dell’Armonia e dell’Inventione
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13 Dec '24 to 14 Dec '24
Voor Il Cimento dell’Armonia e dell’Inventione laten Anne Teresa De Keersmaeker en Radouan Mriziga zich inspireren door De vier jaargetijden van Antonio Vivaldi.
Language NP Language no problem The Story of Travis Theater Rotterdam / Well Made Productions / Romana Vrede Theater The Story of Travis
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18 Dec '24 to 21 Dec '24
The Story of Travis, the theater hit from season 22/23 is returning!
Language NP Language no problem John & Gena Wunderbaum / Theaterhaus Jena Theater John & Gena
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21 Dec '24 to 22 Dec '24
An anti-Hollywood tragicomedy about the work and life of filmmaking couple John Cassavetes and Gena Rowlands. Starring Elsie de Brauw, Bert Luppes, Wine Dierickx and Matijs Jansen.
Language NP Language no problem PERSIANS. Triumph of Empathy NTGent / Action Zoo Humain / Chokri Ben Chikha Theater PERSIANS. Triumph of Empathy
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30 Jan '25
Director Chokri Ben Chikha examines the empathic capacity of six performers. Do they succeed in perceiving a decades-old highly polarised conflict differently through the lens of a Greek tragedy?
Language NP Language no problem Paradise Roulette jr. ITA Junior / Vainergill Thurnim & Evelien Kanters Theater Paradise Roulette jr.
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06 Mar '25 to 22 Mar '25
Paradise Roulette jr. is an exhilarating dance and theater production inspired by the profound themes of the play Giovanni's Room. Join us as we dive into a world of identity, self-acceptance, relationships, and the eternal quest of humanity for love and connection.
Language NP Language no problem Return of the King Sadettin K. Theater Return of the King
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08 Mar '25
After the success of CITIZEN K and Somedaymyprincewill.com, accomplished storyteller Sadettin Kırmızıyüz and director Casper Vandeputte are joining forces once more. Their newest project, Return of the King, explores the re-emigration of Sadettin's retired father.
Language NP Language no problem The Grief of Red Granny Toneelhuis / Gorges Ocloo Theater The Grief of Red Granny
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26 Mar '25
17 February 1934. King Albert climbs the cliffs of Rocher du Bon Dieu in Marche-les-Dames and falls to his death. Reportedly, two million Belgians attended the funeral procession, yet according to protocol, Queen Elisabeth was not even allowed to be present at her husband's funeral.
Language NP Language no problem De mannen Maria Anna Drijver Theater De mannen Maria
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27 Mar '25
De mannen van Maria tells the true story of a woman who, in a challenging time, recognized her possibilities, chose her own path, and did what no woman had done before.
Language NP Language no problem Hardkoor Theater Utrecht / Nederlands Kamerkoor / Holland Festival / Naomi Velissariou Music Theater Hardkoor
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01 Apr '25 to 02 Apr '25
HARDKOOR is a stand-up tragedy concert, a stream of self-consciousness, set to techno, trip hop and choral music.
Language NP Language no problem De dood van Benny Simons Orkater / Shady El-Hamus Music Theater De dood van Benny Simons
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03 Apr '25 to 04 Apr '25
De dood van Benny Simons is not only a story about the consequences of senseless violence but also about a boy who, as the eldest son, is determined to keep his family together at all costs, even after his death.
Language NP Language no problem Laat me leven Theater RAST / Saban Ol Theater Laat me leven
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05 Apr '25 to 06 Apr '25
Laat me leven depicts how radical circumstances compel a young woman to make the greatest sacrifices for her personal freedom.
Language NP Language no problem Nachtwacht NITE / Guy Weizman i.s.m. ITA Theater Nachtwacht
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10 Apr '25 to 13 Apr '25
Rik van den Bos, Guy Weizman, and Roni Haver delve once again into a realm where the significant themes of our era are fearlessly and unconventionally explored through a fusion of dance, text and newly composed music.
Language NP Language no problem Moeder Courage Het Nationale Theater / Liesbeth Coltof Theater Moeder Courage
Close Moeder Courage Het Nationale Theater / Liesbeth Coltof
29 Apr '25 to 30 Apr '25
A woman known as Moeder Courage (Mother Courage) risks everything during wartime to survive with her children. We follow her heartbreaking journey amidst chaos and conflict. The National Theatre presents Moeder Courage a raw, contemporary, yet loving music theater production.
Language NP Language no problem Hamlet Theater Rotterdam / Erik Whien Theater Hamlet
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02 May '25 to 03 May '25
Shakespeare's classic starring Jacob Derwig and his son Roman.
Language NP Language no problem Mantike Bloom Boom Toneelhuis / Benjamin Abel Meirhaeghe Theater Mantike Bloom Boom
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03 May '25
Mantike Bloom Boom advocates for multiple perspectives and takes up the fight against resignation. Author Louise van den Eede is in charge of the script for this production. Instead of predicting doom or promoting conspiracy theories, the production fosters innovative ideas for a brighter future.
Language NP Language no problem Battlefield of Dreams Theater Utrecht / Floor Houwink ten Cate Theater Battlefield of Dreams
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09 May '25 to 10 May '25
Battlefield of Dreams is a new transdisciplinary work by Floor Houwink ten Cate and explores one of the greatest existential questions of our time: to reproduce or not to reproduce?
Language NP Language no problem Reigen re-erected Het Zuidelijk Toneel / Sarah Moeremans Theater Reigen re-erected
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18 May '25 to 19 May '25
After the success of Mission Molière and Crashtest Ibsen, Het Zuidelijk Toneel presents Reigen re-Erected. In this version, director Sarah Moeremans and writer Joachim Robbrecht humorously illuminate the mysterious and vulnerable corners of lust and love in our time.
Language NP Language no problem Queen of Disco Rightaboutnow Inc. Music Theater Queen of Disco
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24 May '25 to 25 May '25
Winner of the Toneelschrijfprijs 2023. Due to its success, the show returns! QUEEN OF DISCO is a music theatre production depicting the irresistible rise, tragic downfall, and inevitable rebirth of disco music, all personified through the life of disco icon and flamboyant LGBTQ activist SYLVESTER.
Language NP Language no problem Hamlet Studio Antigone / Agaath Witteman Theater Hamlet
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13 May '25
The essence of Hamlet lies in fratricide, a thriller with the central question "who dunit"? However, studio_antigone_ sees another aspect: the tragedy of youth.
Language NP Language no problem De Gabber Opera URLAND Theater De Gabber Opera
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26 May '25 to 27 May '25
De Gabber Opera is inspired by The Bacchantes by Euripides, and shows the timeless penchant of man for stupor and ecstasy.
Language NP Language no problem Anna Karènina Teatre Nacional de Catalunya / Carme Portaceli Theater Anna Karènina
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29 May '25 to 31 May '25
Anna falls in love, and just then, like an omen she senses, death begins to hang over the whole play. She decides to stop letting herself be pushed around: everything is a lie, everything is deception, everything is false, everything is evil.