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this month

LECTURE

Scènebeeld uit Frida met Maia Makhateli
Ballet
Lecture | Ballet is woman?!?
23 February 2024 | 1 lezing
Dutch National Opera & Ballet, Souterrain

“Ballet is a woman” is a phrase by George Balanchine that has gone down in dance history...

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REPRISE

Frida Kahlo vrouw kleur
Ballet
Frida
8-25 Feb 2024 | 11 performances
Dutch National Opera & Ballet, Main Stage

‘Breathtaking explosion of colour’. That is how Theaterkrant described the world premiere...

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March

WORLD
PREMIERE

Oedipus Rex / Antigone campagnebeeld
Opera & Ballet
Oedipus Rex / Antigone
9-24 Mar 2024 | 7 performances
Dutch National Opera & Ballet, Main Stage

Ambitious works for chorus, vocal soloists and dancers This double bill — Stravinsky’s...

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OPERA
FORWARD
FESTIVAL

The Four Note Opera
Opera
The Four Note Opera
15-17 March 2024 | 4 performances
Dutch National Opera & Ballet, Studio Boekman

I always feel very uncomfortable in the Final Scene. But what can we do? That is the way...

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WORLD
PREMIERE

The Shell Trial campagnebeeld
Opera
The Shell Trial
16-21 Mar 2024 | 4 performances
Dutch National Opera & Ballet, Main Stage

In 2021, a Dutch court ruled that Shell was legally responsible for its contribution to...

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FAMILY
PRODUCTION

Hup Herman! campagnebeeld
Opera
Hup Herman!
24 Sep ’23-1 May ’24 | 6 performances
Dutch National Opera & Ballet, Studio Boekman + Tour

Herman the pot-bellied pig doesn’t like competitions. He thinks they’re a hassle. But the...

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THREE
PREMIERES

Floor Eimers en Timothy van Poucke
Ballet
Dancing Dutch
30 Mar-14 Apr 2024 | 9 performances
Dutch National Opera & Ballet, Main Stage

Dancing Dutch brings together four choreographers who despite their different origins have...

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April

FAMILY
PRODUCTION

Hup Herman! campagnebeeld
Opera
Hup Herman!
24 Sep ’23-1 May ’24 | 6 performances
Dutch National Opera & Ballet, Studio Boekman + Tour

Herman the pot-bellied pig doesn’t like competitions. He thinks they’re a hassle. But the...

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THREE
PREMIERES

Floor Eimers en Timothy van Poucke
Ballet
Dancing Dutch
30 Mar-14 Apr 2024 | 9 performances
Dutch National Opera & Ballet, Main Stage

Dancing Dutch brings together four choreographers who despite their different origins have...

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Family
performance

Mannetje Jas
Ballet
Mr. Coats
6-21 April 2024 | 5 performances
Dutch National Opera & Ballet, Studio Boekman

Whether it’s winter or summer, Mr. Coats is always freezing cold. Shivering, he tries and...

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