• Toneelschuur Producties: De Stoelen
    23 Aug 2021

    Toneelschuur Producties: De Stoelen

    Director Jessie L’Herminez brings Eugène Ionesco’s absurdist play The Chairs (1952) to the stage for Toneelschuur Producties. In this ‘tragic farce’, an old man and woman are confronted with their own mortality as they wait for the end. Together they play to fend off the meaninglessness. toneelschuur.nl Photo: Annaleen Louwens, Esther Noyons

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  • Toneelschuur Producties: Kasimir en Karoline
    23 Aug 2021

    Toneelschuur Producties: Kasimir en Karoline

    Director Nina Spijkers has created a new adaptation of Kasimir und Karoline (1932), a play by Ödön von Horváth situated on a fair. Kasimir has just lost his job as a taxi driver and is convinced this is the reason his girlfriend Karoline no longer fancies him. According to Spijkers, the piece investigates “how our […]

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  • ITA: A Little Life
    19 Aug 2021

    ITA: A Little Life

    ITA is back with Ivo van Hove’s celebrated stage adaptation of Hanya Yanagihara’s novel A Little Life. The four-hour performance follows four friends over a period of thirty years. Ramsey Nasr plays Jude, the deeply traumatised central character. ita.nl Photo: Jan Versweyveld

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  • La Ménagerie de verre
    16 Aug 2021

    La Ménagerie de verre

    Isabelle Huppert plays the lead in this adaptation by Ivo van Hove of The Glass Menagerie by Tennessee Williams for Théâtre de l’Odéon in Paris. ita.nl Photo: Jan Versweyveld

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  • Age of Rage
    16 Aug 2021

    Age of Rage

    After Roman Tragedies and Kings of War, Ivo van Hove has created a new monumental theatre piece for the ITA ensemble. Age of Rage brings together large doses of violence, treachery and murder to contemplate issues around responsibility and radicalisation. ita.nl Photo: Jan Versweyveld

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  • Michel van der Aa: Upload (Filmopera)
    15 Jul 2021

    Michel van der Aa: Upload (Filmopera)

    What if eternal life were possible by the simple procedure of uploading your mind to the cloud? What would that mean for your humanity, your identity and your relationships with others? In the film version of his newest opera Upload, which will have its Dutch premiere online via Medici TV on 16 July, Michel van der Aa […]

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  • Age of Rage
    03 May 2021

    Age of Rage

    In Age of Rage, Ivo van Hove tells a primordial story of how revenge haunts and wrecks successive generations. In this production the history of the Trojan War and the royal Atrid family is the starting point. Ifigeneia in Aulis, Trojan Women, Hekabe, Agamemnon, Elektra and Orestes are edited into one story. Age of Rage shows the mechanisms, inevitability and hopelessness of […]

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  • Festival d’Aix – Innocence
    29 Apr 2021

    Festival d’Aix – Innocence

    Festival d’Aix, the largest opera festival in France, produces and programs high-quality music and opera. In 2021, Ammodo supports the new opera Innocence, which is based on the stories of victims of a large-scale shooting at a school in Finland. The opera, composed by Finnish composer Kaija Saariaho and directed by Simon Stone, will have […]

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  • SPRING Performing Arts Festival
    29 Apr 2021

    SPRING Performing Arts Festival

    SPRING is a festival that stimulates and presents contemporary artistic developments in dance, performance and theatre. Starting on the 20th of May and running until the 29th of May 2021 SPRING is a miscellaneous offering of (inter)national productions from young and more established artists. springutrecht.nl

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  • Holland Festival
    29 Apr 2021

    Holland Festival

    The creation of new work is essential for theatre practitioners at all stages of their careers. By creating such new work an artist can reinvent him or herself, explore the limits of their own abilities and experiment with form and content, all of which contributes to the artistic development. To make the creation of new […]

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  • 7: TRIPLE MOON
    02 May 2017

    7: TRIPLE MOON

    NBprojects performs projects created by the choreographer Nicole Beutler. Beutler is inspired by geometric Bauhaus principles: circle, square and triptychon shapes are a common theme. The circle was the central theme in 5: ECHO (2014) and the square in 6: THE SQUARE (2016) . In the new production 7: TRIPLE MOON (2017) the triptychon and the trinity are the main […]

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  • SPRING Performing Arts Festival
    02 May 2017

    SPRING Performing Arts Festival

    SPRING is a festival that stimulates and presents contemporary artistic developments in dance, performance and theatre. Starting on the 18th of May and running until the 27th of May 2017 SPRING is a miscellaneous offering of (inter)national productions from young and more established artists. Including, for example, SACRIFICE from Erna Omarsdottir & Valdimar Johannsson, performed by the Icelandic Dance […]

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  • Edition VI – Event Duration – Final
    27 Oct 2016

    Edition VI – Event Duration – Final

    If I Can’t Dance I Don’t Want To Be Part Of Your Revolution focuses on the development of new performance productions. Over a period of two years If I Can’t Dance supports four artists and four curators in developing new work. The working period of 2014-2016 will be closed with Edition VI – Event Duration […]

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  • IDFA: Competition Programme
    07 Oct 2016

    IDFA: Competition Programme

    The Competition Programme is the heart of the programme of IDFA, yearly taking place in Amsterdam in November. The Competition Programme includes cinematic designed creative documentaries that show the personal vision of both national and international filmmakers. The total programme exists of seven categories: Feature-Length Competition, Mid-Length Competition, First Appearance Competition, Dutch Competition, DocLab Competition, […]

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  • Toneelgroep Amsterdam: Husbands and Wives
    07 Oct 2016

    Toneelgroep Amsterdam: Husbands and Wives

    The theatreproduction Husbands and wives is based on the eponymous Woody Allen film from 1992. Performed by Toneelgroep Amsterdam and directed by Australian director Simon Stone (1984), Husbands and wives brings the reality of romance, with all its defects, to light. tga.nl Husbands and Wives, Toneelgroep Amsterdam, 2016, photo: Jan Verweysveld

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  • Moeremans&Sons: Crashtest Ibsen: ik zie spoken
    07 Oct 2016

    Moeremans&Sons: Crashtest Ibsen: ik zie spoken

    Crashtest Ibsen: ik zie spoken, directed by Sarah Moeremans (1979), is the third of the four-part Crashtest Ibsen series, based on pieces by the Norwegian playwright Henrik Ibsen. The first two performances Crashtest Ibsen: Nora and Crashtest Ibsen: Volksvijand were presented in 2013 and 2014. In Crashtest Ibsen: ik zie spoken the neurotic urge of […]

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  • De Warme Winkel: Privacy
    07 Oct 2016

    De Warme Winkel: Privacy

    Privacy is a show by De Warme Winkel which straddles performance and theater. The show is a co-production by De Warme Winkel and Wunderbaum and is developed and played by Ward Weemhoff (De Warme Winkel) and Wiene Dierickx (Wunderbaum). Privacy is inspired by similar works from the history of art, the public life of famous […]

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