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Maurits Musch - Head of communication

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Bart Buytenhek

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Productions Bart Buytenhek

Language NP Language no problem Missie KVS / Bruno Vanden Broecke / Raven Ruëll / David Van Reybrouck Theater Missie
Language NP Language no problem Para KVS / Bruno Vanden Broecke / Raven Ruëll / David Van Reybrouck Theater Para
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An impressive, improbably good performance in which the story is told of a failed Belgian UN mission to keep mankind from harm.
Language NP Language no problem Jonathan KVS / Bruno Vanden Broecke & Valentijn Dhaenens Theater Jonathan
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Jonathan promises to be a bizarrely poetic performance, an occasionally strange conversation between a robot, a human and the audience. An evening full of wonder and doubt about what it means to be human and therefore to have to deal with surprises and setbacks.
Language NP Language no problem Moord met een grote M (12+) De Spelersfederatie / Pieter Kramer Theater Moord met een grote M (12+)
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03 Feb '22 to 27 May '22
De Spelersfederatie and de Theatertroep are joining forces with director Pieter Kramer.
Language NP Language no problem Valdens historie Det Norske Teatret / Kjersti Horn Theater Valdens historie
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27 Feb '22 to 28 Feb '22
Norwegian version of Histoire de la violence by Édouard Louis
Language NP Language no problem Battles and metamorphoses of a womanITA–EnsembleTheater Battles and metamorphoses of a woman
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09 Sep '21 to 22 May '22
One day, Édouard Louis finds a photo of his mother from twenty years ago. A happy young woman, full of hopes, full of dreams. But Édouard only knows his mother to be completely unhappy, trapped in the humdrum life of a housewife.
Language NP Language no problem (B)randprogramma: Dialogen over kunst & politiek ITA Academy Perspective programmes (B)randprogramma: Dialogen over kunst & politiek
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19 Feb '22 to 02 Mar '22
We welcome you every day before the performance in our Salon for the programme Dialogue on Art & Politics.
Language NP Language no problem ITA on screen: Who Killed My FatherITA–EnsembleTheater ITA on screen: Who Killed My Father
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03 Mar '22
Ivo van Hove adapted Who Killed My Father, by literary sensation Édouard Louis, for the stage. Van Hove turned the very outspoken book into a monologue, especially for Hans Kesting.
Language NP Language no problem Sign of the Times: Édouard Louis Internationaal Theater Amsterdam / de Balie Perspective programmes Sign of the Times: Édouard Louis
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22 Feb '22
We talk to Édouard Louis about the dividing lines between the elite and working class, between the opposition and the establishment. How do you maintain radicality and independence as a writer when the world embraces your work?
Language NP Language no problem Qui a tué mon père Théâtre de la Ville / Schaubühne am Lehniner Platz in Berlin / Thomas Ostermeier Theater Qui a tué mon père
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19 Feb '22 to 21 Feb '22
Édouard Louis, directed by Thomas Ostermeier, is appearing for the first time as a performer in one of his own works.
Language NP Language no problem ITA on screen: Weg met Eddy Bellegueule Toneelschuur Producties / Eline Arbo Theater ITA on screen: Weg met Eddy Bellegueule
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03 Mar '22
Édouard Louis took the world by storm with his successful autobiographical novel The End of Eddy. Without much frills but with ample dry wit, the novel tells the life story of a homosexual boy in an extremely homophobic environment.
Language NP Language no problem Performative reading The Interrogation + talk + film Édouard Louis & Milo Rau Theater Performative reading The Interrogation + talk + film
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02 Mar '22
With a performative reading, Édouard Louis and Milo Rau (Brandhaarden 2019) present the theatrical text The Interrogation.
Language NP Language no problem Im Herzen der Gewalt Schaubühne am Lehniner Platz in Berlin / Thomas Ostermeier Theater Im Herzen der Gewalt
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23 Feb '22 to 25 Feb '22
In his novel History of Violence, Édouard Louis reconstructs the night of the main character’s rape and abuse.
Language NP Language no problem STORM LeineRoebana Dance STORM
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25 Apr '22 to 26 Apr '22
STORM is a unique collaboration between a composer who dares to think in terms of movement and choreographers who shape the sound.
Language NP Language no problem Sudden and Suspended Nederlands Dans Theater 2 Dance Sudden and Suspended
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24 May '22 to 25 May '22
In NDT 2's Sudden and Suspended, three different choreographic voices come together. Fluid movements and strong rhythms are translated into moments of hysteria and manic isolation that create an increasing sense of urgency.
Language NP Language no problem Shooting Stars Junior Company / Het Nationale Ballet Dance Shooting Stars
Language NP Language no problem STEFFA VET / Flamenco Biënnale / Susanne Marx Dance STEFFA
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04 May '22
Manuel Liñán, who has caused a furore internationally with his provocative gender-transcending shows, depicts in this kaleidoscopic performance the turbulent life of a striking boatman's daughter from Groningen.
Language NP Language no problem The Square2 Scapino Ballet Rotterdam Dance The Square2
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03 May '22
In this second edition, an international company of young dance makers and an experienced musician go on an adventure together.
Language NP Language no problem the damned
on Tour
ITA–EnsembleTheater the damned
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14 Jun '22 to 23 Jul '22
ITA in the Amsterdamse Bostheater

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Marlies Brugman

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Productions Marlies Brugman

Language NP Language no problem Traces left within Nederlands Dans Theater 1 Dance Traces left within
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15 Feb '22 to 16 Feb '22
The return of Jiří Kylián's Toss of a Dice (2005) and two new creations by Marco Goecke and Marina Mascarell. The NDT 1 programme is accompanied live by The Ballet Orchestra.
Language NP Language no problem CONFETTI (6+) Introdans Dance CONFETTI (6+)
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09 Mar '22 to 10 Mar '22
With Confetti, Introdans presents a colourful palette of dance: from urban to classical. The company celebrates a golden party for a whole season, because Introdans celebrates 50 years: this performance is a “must see” for everyone from 6 years old.
Language NP Language no problem Bruegel Toneelhuis / Lisaboa Houbrechts / P.U.L.S. Theater Bruegel
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15 Mar '22
Dulle Griet takes you on a journey through time. In this way a kaleidoscopic portrait of Pieter Bruegel the Elder and the era in which he created her develops. Bruegel is a theatre text and performance by theatre talent Lisaboa Houbrechts.
Language NP Language no problem Witch Hunt Noord Nederlands Toneel / Club Guy & Roni / Eline Arbo Theater Witch Hunt
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13 May '22 to 16 May '22
In the large, musical performance Witch Hunt, an archaeologist (Bien de Moor) goes in search of the dark history of femicide and infanticide in a small, remote village. This is where the past literally comes to life.
Language NP Language no problem Een meeuw Toneelgroep Maastricht / Michiel Sluysmans Theater Een meeuw
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07 May '22 to 08 May '22
With Een Meeuw, Pfeijffer and Sluysmans present a modern interpretation of one of the most famous stage classics. Een Meeuw becomes a tragicomic battle with the meaninglessness of existence.
Language NP Language no problem Sudden and Suspended Nederlands Dans Theater 2 Dance Sudden and Suspended
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24 May '22 to 25 May '22
In NDT 2's Sudden and Suspended, three different choreographic voices come together. Fluid movements and strong rhythms are translated into moments of hysteria and manic isolation that create an increasing sense of urgency.
Language NP Language no problem Eindspel Theater Rotterdam / Erik Whien Theater Eindspel
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28 May '22 to 29 May '22
In Eindspel (Endgame), Samuel Beckett shows the senselessness of existence. With great humour, he shows how absurd our lives really are. Erik Whien directs an impressive cast in Eindspel: Hans Croiset (winner of the Louis d'Or), René van 't Hof, Cas Enklaar and Elsje de Wijn.

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Joris van den Ring - Bax

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Productions Joris van den Ring-Bax

Language NP Language no problem The things that passITA–EnsembleTheater The things that pass
Close The things that pass ITA-ensemble / Toneelhuis / Ivo van Hove
After The hidden force, Ivo van Hove made a second adaptation of a novel by Couperus: The things that pass, this time a coproduction with Toneelhuis (Antwerp).
Language NP Language no problem oedipusITA–EnsembleTheater oedipus
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28 Jan '22 to 07 Feb '22
British director Robert Icke - Ibsen Artist in Residence at ITA - is known for his high-profile adaptations of classical pieces. With the ITA ensemble he made a modern version of Sophocles' Oedipus, in which Oedipus is a politician in the 21st century who finds out the greatest secret of his life.
Language NP Language no problem A seat at the table Black Sheep Can Fly / Saman Amini Theater A seat at the table
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05 Feb '22
In 2019, A Seat at the Table had a successful theatre tour with sold-out halls. The performance was named one of the ten best productions of that year by the Dutch Theatre Festival, nominated for the BNG Bank Theatre Prize and awarded the Toneelschrijfprijs (Stage writing prize).
Language NP Language no problem The Hours
ITA–EnsembleTheater The Hours
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20 Oct '21 to 20 Feb '22
De uren (The hours) takes place on one day in the lives of three women, at three different moments in the 20th century: a book publisher, a housewife and the third is the writer Virginia Woolf. All three struggle with the question how to be yourself in a world that is tight like a straitjacket.
Language NP Language no problem OustFaust Het Nationale Theater / Theu Boermans Theater OustFaust
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21 Mar '22 to 24 Mar '22
A dazzling and musically new Faust
Language NP Language no problem The Magic MountainITA–EnsembleTheater The Magic Mountain
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13 Apr '22 to 01 May '22
Young Hans Castorp goes to a sanatorium in Davos, Switzerland, to visit his cousin. He plans to spend 3 weeks with him there, but will end up staying for 7 years. He meets a collection of eccentric figures. Through these encounters he slowly acquires a layered image of contradicting views on life.
Language NP Language no problem Leedvermaak trilogie Het Nationale Theater / Eric de Vroedt Theater Leedvermaak trilogie
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28 Apr '22 to 01 May '22
Legendary theatre marathon to be seen in the Netherlands for the first time. Director Eric de Vroedt and a cast of great actors perform the legendary plays Leedvermaak (1982), Rijgdraad (1995) and Simon (2001) by one of the country's most acclaimed playwrights: Judith Herzberg.
Language NP Language no problem Slaughterhouse Five Theater Rotterdam / Erik Whien Theater Slaughterhouse Five
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07 May '22 to 08 May '22
There is no beginning, no middle, no end, no suspense, no moral, no causes, no effects. Slaughterhouse Five, Kurt Vonnegut's classic, is about American soldier Billy Pilgrim. At the end of WW II, he barely survives the horrific bombing of Dresden. Since then, Billy has become dislodged in time.
Language NP Language no problem The doctorITA–EnsembleTheater The doctor
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09 Sep '21 to 22 May '22
Robert Icke, the great talent of British theatre, will be our resident director for the next few years. He adapts classics in his own personal and radical way. As he did with Oedipus and Children of Nora at ITA. Now, he is making a contemporary adaptation of Professor Bernhardi by Arthur Schnitzler.
Language NP Language no problem A Midsummer Night's Dream Opera Zuid / Ola Mafaalani Music Theater A Midsummer Night's Dream
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26 May '22
Between dusk and dawn, Elf King Oberon's kingdom turns into a playground for love. With a drop of magic potion, he influences the love life of his citizens and wife Tytania. Infatuation, infidelity, ecstasy, sadness and reconciliation fill the night.

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Iris Istha

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Productions Iris Istha

Language NP Language no problem Parra jr. ITA-junior / Anouar Ennali / Aristos Iatrou Film Parra jr.
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Parra jr. is a laboratory for research into anger, power, justice and empathy. And how human perception relates to reality.
Language NP Language no problem Cliënt E. Busken
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ITA–EnsembleTheater Cliënt E. Busken
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13 Sep '21 to 25 May '22
Maria Kraakman will make her debut as director with Cliënt E. Busken, a monologue played by Gijs Scholten van Aschat and musician Jip van den Dool. The text is based on the latest novel by Jeroen Brouwers.
Language NP Language no problem Zinderella Club Guy & Roni / Noord Nederlands Toneel / MAAS / Moniek Merkx Theater Zinderella
Language NP Language no problem Wasted Skin Uri Ivgi & Johan Greben Dance Wasted Skin
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11 Feb '22
Being touched is a primary necessity of life – you feel that you exist. Skin hunger, that's what the craving for physical intimacy is also called. Right now, with the coronavirus, the open-mindedness of physical contact has been affected. What does this do to us?
Language NP Language no problem The Little Mermaid (8+) Theater Utrecht / Thibaud Delpeut Theater The Little Mermaid (8+)
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12 Feb '22 to 13 Feb '22
Musical and enchanting theatre performance for the whole family.
Language NP Language no problem Who Killed My Father
on Tour
ITA–EnsembleTheater Who Killed My Father
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11 Feb '22 to 12 Feb '22
Ivo van Hove adapted Who Killed My Father, by literary sensation Édouard Louis, for the stage. Van Hove turned the very outspoken book into a monologue, especially for Hans Kesting.
Language NP Language no problem What is love Theater Utrecht / DOX / Casper Vandeputte Theater What is love
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22 Mar '22
What is love is a musical, moving and thrilling theatre and dance performance by director Casper Vandeputte at Theater Utrecht and DOX: a scintillating exchange about love.
Language NP Language no problem Wakatt Faso Danse Théâtre / Münchner Kammerspiele / Serge Aimé Coulibaly Dance Wakatt
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06 Mar '22
WAKATT is a reflection on the era in which we live today and the fear that prevails in it.
Language NP Language no problem JOY, ENJOY JOY WArd/waRD / Ann van den Broek Dance JOY, ENJOY JOY
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23 Mar '22
Joy Enjoy Joy is a performance that celebrates the flow of life. A constant, driving and pulsating flow, always on the move, no standing still.
Language NP Language no problem Over hoop ITA / Pact+ theater Theater Over hoop
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15 Apr '22 to 30 Apr '22
Growing up with the feeling of being 4-0 behind, hopelessly at odds with your own thoughts. Becoming an adult in a world that cries out anxiously that it is neglected. What are you waiting for? Every day is a new beginning and the world you live in is your world.
Language NP Language no problem Uit het hoofd Kik Productions / Aat Ceelen Theater Uit het hoofd
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05 Jun '22 to 06 Jun '22
Uit Het Hoofd is a performance about a life that resembles that of Loes Luca. Coincidentally, the same Loes Luca plays an actress who considers her life. She is assisted by a young actress who plays her prompter and is therefore called Oortje (Little ear).

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Kornelis van der Krieke

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Productions Kornelis van der Krieke

Language NP Language no problem Disappearance ICK Dans Amsterdam / Emio Greco & Pieter C. Scholten Dance Disappearance
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Disappearance is an ode to the temporality of phenomena. 11 dancers, music, projections, light, a radio host and children’s voices come together in the ether.
Language NP Language no problem HOME Conny Janssen Danst Dance HOME
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The dance performance HOME revolves around the question of what “home” means. A home is more than a pile of stones. What makes you feel at home? Is it a place, the people around you, or is it a sense of belonging?
Language NP Language no problem April Toneelhuis / Guy Cassiers Theater April
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In July 1990, April Glaspie, then US ambassador to Iraq, has a meeting with President Saddam Hussein. A few days later, Iraq invades Kuwait.
Language NP Language no problem JudasITA–EnsembleTheater Judas
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07 Apr '22 to 23 Apr '22
When you hear the name Judas, you think of betrayal. That is the official version. However, in the Gospel of Judas, Jesus asks Judas to betray him, which means he did it because Jesus himself had asked him to.
Language NP Language no problem Swan Lakes Gauthier Dance Company i.s.m Holland Dance Festival Dance Swan Lakes
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09 Feb '22 to 10 Feb '22
“The legend is back with a twist. The world's favourite ballet is still a crowd favourite.”
Language NP Language no problem Bruegel Toneelhuis / Lisaboa Houbrechts / P.U.L.S. Theater Bruegel
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15 Mar '22
Dulle Griet takes you on a journey through time. In this way a kaleidoscopic portrait of Pieter Bruegel the Elder and the era in which he created her develops. Bruegel is a theatre text and performance by theatre talent Lisaboa Houbrechts.