A festive getaway with children, family and friends

Are you looking for an unforgettable outing with your children, family, or friends during the Christmas holidays? Discover the magic of opera and ballet over the holiday season! More information about the three beautiful performances available at our theatre during the Christmas season can be found on this page. Whether you’re searching for a family-friendly youth opera, a heartwarming family opera, or an enchanting ballet classic to celebrate the holidays, we’ve got you covered.

Die Zauberflöte campagnebeeld

The magical power of opera

Simon McBurney’s production of Die Zauberflöte has won praise around the world as one of the most innovative and relevant interpretations of this popular Mozart opera. Now his production returns to the theatre where it was created.

Data in de kerstvakantie:

  • 23 december om 19.30 uur
  • 26 december om 14.00 uur
  • 28 december om 19.30 uur
Raymonda campangebeeld


Ultimate ballet classic during the holidays

In her production of Raymonda, associate artistic director Rachel Beaujean gives her own interpretation of the ballet story, which is relevant to the times we live in today. At the same time, she lets the choreographic gems of Marius Petipa’s last great masterpiece sparkle like never before.

Performances during the Christmas holidays:

  • 24 December at 14:00
  • 25 December at 14:00
  • 27 December at 14:00
  • 29 December at 20:00
  • 30 December at 20:00
  • 31 December at 14:00
  • 1 January at 14:00
The Theory of Everything

The Theory of Everything

A magical quest for more time

The clock ticks on and the days go by, but no one knows exactly when time will slow down or fly by. Let’s bend time: that will mean more for everyone. We’ll throw away our clocks and wade across lightyears. 

Performances during the Christmas holidays:

  • 23 December at 16:00
  • 24 December at 13:30
  • 26 December at 13:30
  • 27 December at 13:30
  • 28 December at 13:30
  • 29 December at 13:30 and 16:00
  • 30 December at 13:30 and 16:00
  • 5 January at 13:30
  • 6 January at 13:30 and 16:00
  • 7 January at 13:30 and 16:00