December 2017

La bohème

Opera Classic Love drama
16 19 21 26 29 December

It is no coincidence that La bohème is one of the audience favourites.

January 2018

Tristan und Isolde

Opera Classic Pierre Audi
18 22 25 30 January

The new production of Wagner’s Tristan und Isolde, directed by Pierre Audi, has already received high acclai

February 2018

Tristan und Isolde

Opera Classic Pierre Audi
04 07 10 14 February

The new production of Wagner’s Tristan und Isolde, directed by Pierre Audi, has already received high acclai

The Rake’s Progress

Opera neoclassical tragical
01 03 06 11 15 19 21 February

This is the fourth time in its history that Dutch National Opera is presenting a production of Stravinsky’s The R

March 2018

Das Floss der Medusa

Opera Opera Forward controversial
13 15 18 20 23 26 March

Das Floß der Medusa is a timeless requiem for the forgotten victims of the indifference of

April 2018

Gurre-Lieder

Opera Romantic Pierre Audi
18 20 24 26 29 April

Rarely has a theatrical world premiere been so warmly received as Dutch National Opera’s production of Arnold Schönbe

May 2018

Gurre-Lieder

Opera Romantic Pierre Audi
02 05 May

Rarely has a theatrical world premiere been so warmly received as Dutch National Opera’s production of Arnold Schönbe

La clemenza di Tito

Opera Classic Mozart
07 09 11 13 16 19 21 24 May

In his production of Mozart’s opera La clemenza di Tito, Peter Sellars shows a society that rises and falls,

Little Dog’s Heart

Opera Family
10 12 May

Little Dog’s Heart is an opera for young and old.

June 2018

International Young Patrons Gala

Opera & Ballet
01 June

On Friday 1 June 2018, the Young Patrons Circle of Dutch National Opera & Ballet hosts its annual Internation

Les contes d’Hoffmann

Opera Opera Fantastique Holland Festival
03 06 11 15 21 24 28 June

Les Contes d’Hoffmann is an ‘opéra fantastique’, in which the Romantic poet Hoffmann remembers the important

Lessons in Love and Violence

Opera Drama Holland Festival
25 27 29 June

Following the overwhelming impact made by George Benjamin’s Written on Skin in 2012, Dutch National Opera pr

July 2018

Les contes d’Hoffmann

Opera Opera Fantastique Holland Festival
02 July

Les Contes d’Hoffmann is an ‘opéra fantastique’, in which the Romantic poet Hoffmann remembers the important

Lessons in Love and Violence

Opera Drama Holland Festival
01 03 05 July

Following the overwhelming impact made by George Benjamin’s Written on Skin in 2012, Dutch National Opera pr