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October 2017

La forza del destino

Opera Classic Love drama
01 October

Fate strikes mercilessly hard in La forza del destino.

Eliogabalo

Opera Baroque
12 16 18 20 22 24 26 October

The historical protagonist of Eliogabalo, the late-Roman emperor Heliogabalus, was a maniacal, lecherous te

December 2017

La bohème

Opera Classic Love drama
01 03 06 10 13 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 accla

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 accla

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

March 2018

Opera Forward Festival 2018

Opera Opera Forward Talent
13 15 18 22 23 25 26 March

In March 2018, Dutch National Opera presents the third edition of the Opera Forward Festival, with as its central th

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 the privileged

Trouble in Tahiti / Clemency

Opera Opera Forward Talent
22 24 25 March

Two short opera's directed by the upcoming talented American director Ted Huffman.

La morte d’Orfeo

Opera Baroque Opera Forward
23 25 26 March

With this staging of La morte d’Orfeo, Pierre Audi is returning - in his last production as director of DNO

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 Schönb

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 16 May

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

June 2018

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 importan

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 p

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 importan

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 p