Sep - Oct

REVIVAL

Carmen
Opera
Carmen
3-22 September 2022 | 8 performances
Dutch National Opera & Ballet, Main stage

She is an enchanting seductress, the quintessential femme fatale and she represents all...

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NEW
PRODUCTION

Königskinder
Opera
Königskinder
6-22 October 2022 | 7 performances
Dutch National Opera & Ballet, Main Stage

In this fairy tale, the villain is not a witch, but mankind. Engelbert Humperdinck’s...

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WORLD
PREMIERE

Het meisje, de jager en de wolf
Opera
The Girl, the Hunter and the Wolf
15-23 October 2022 | 10 performances
Dutch National Opera & Ballet, Boekmanzaal

Dangerous, greedy, cunning, and dishonest: this is most likely the wolf you’ve read about...

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Nov - Dec

EUROPEAN
PREMIERE

Blue
Opera
Blue
7-22 November 2022 | 6 performances
Dutch National Opera & Ballet, Main Stage

Opera has rarely been as topical as Blue. In Harlem, an African American couple...

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NEW
PRODUCTION

Operetta Land
Opera
Operetta Land
20 November - 30 December 2022 | 6 performances
Dutch National Opera & Ballet, Main Stage

Operetta Land doesn’t exist. It’s an imaginary place, with imaginary people, who have...

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NEW
PRODUCTION

Lorenzo Viotti
Opera
Turandot
2-30 December 2022 | 12 performances
Dutch National Opera & Ballet, Main stage

Princess Turandot’s suitors are set three impossible riddles. Anyone who fails to solve...

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jan - feb

WORLD
PREMIERE

Het lijflied (5+)
Opera
Het lijflied (5+)
September 2022 - January 2023 | t.b.a.
Various theatres, The Netherlands

Imagine you could take a look inside your own body... What would you see and hear? And...

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NEW
PRODUCTION

Emmanuelle Haim
Opera
Giulio Cesare
16 January - 5 February 2023 | 8 performances
Dutch National Opera & Ballet, Main Stage

Romance and power take centre stage in Handel’s Giulio Cesare, set against the backdrop of...

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COLLABORATION
DNO AND HNB

Messa da Requiem
Opera & Ballet
Messa da Requiem
9-25 February 2023 | 10 performances
Dutch National Opera & Ballet, Main Stage

Following the success of Missa in tempore belli the previous season, the Chorus of Dutch...

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March

WORLD
PREMIERE

Alexander Raskatov
Opera
Animal Farm
3-16 March 2023 | 7 performances
Dutch National Opera & Ballet, Main Stage

A group of animals stages a rebellion on a dilapidated farm to free themselves from a...

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NEW
PRODUCTION

Perle Noire: Meditations for Joséphine
Opera
Perle Noire: Meditations for Joséphine
9-13 March 2023 | 4 performances
Dutch National Opera & Ballet, Main Stage

She was an exceptionally popular artist, a civilrights activist as well as a heroine of...

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WORLD
PREMIERE

Leonard Evers and Mart van Berckel, photos: Marc Driessen en Laurien Riha
Opera
Ändere die Welt!
10-12 March 2023 | 3 performances
Theater de Meervaart, Amsterdam

History has seen revolution take root across the globe, at different points in time, in...

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Apr - May

REVIVAL

Der Rosenkavalier
Opera
Der Rosenkavalier
13 April - 2 May 2023 | 7 performances
Dutch National Opera & Ballet, Main Stage

In Der Rosenkavalier, Richard Strauss presents a world on the brink of vanishing. The...

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NEW
PRODUCTION

Maria Stuarda
Opera
Maria Stuarda
6 - 28 May 2023 | 8 performances
Dutch National Opera, Main Stage

A scorching face-off that is both personal and political, and ultimately proves to be...

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NEW
PRODUCTION

Be Opera XL
Opera
Be Opera XL
24-28 May 2023 | 5 performances
Dutch National Opera & Ballet, Main Stage

Ton is 12 and lives in the attic above his parents’ bakery. There he builds huts, writes...

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jun

NEW
PRODUCTION

Joana Mallwitz
Opera
Rusalka
2-25 June 2023 | 8 performances
Dutch National Opera & Ballet, Main Stage

Much like the little mermaid, the water nymph Rusalka has one desire: to become human and...

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