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The New season

2022/2023

We are delighted to present season 2022/2023 to you. It is a jam-packed season with no less than sixteen opera productions - including four youth operas - and eleven ballet productions, including three tours.

opera: now & soon

NEW
PRODUCTION

Anna Bolena
Opera
Anna Bolena
10-29 May | 7 performances
Dutch National Opera & Ballet, Auditorium

‘Success, Triumph, Delirium!’ – exclaimed the audience at the 1830 premiere of Anna Bolena...

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NEW
PRODUCTION

Der Freischütz
Opera
Der Freischütz
3-25 June | 8 performances
Dutch National Opera & Ballet, Auditorium

The story of Der Freischütz, replete with demons, ghosts and other monsters, has...

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ballet: now & soon

Tour

Dancers: Catarina Pires, Isaac Mueller, Guillermo Torrijos and Kyoko Yamamoto
Ballet
Shooting Stars
5-25 May | 11 performances
Tour, Netherlands

Every year, the most talented of over 700 applications from young dancers all over the...

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Tour

Hans van Manen 90
Ballet
Hans van Manen 90
7-22 May | 10 performances
Tournee, Netherlands

On 11 July 2022, the grand master of Dutch dance, Hans van Manen, will turn ninety. Dutch...

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NEW
WORK

New moves
Ballet
New Moves (2021/2022)
26-27 May | 2 performances
Dutch National Opera & Ballet, Boekmanzaal

New creations are the ‘lifeblood’ of every dance company, in the opinion of Ted Brandsen...

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Opera and ballet online

Opera & ballet online

Can't get enough of opera and ballet? Discover more than 6.842 hours of:

  • opera and ballet fragments

  • ballet classes and singing lessons 

  • behind the scenes videos

Latest news
Patrick Hahn

Patrick Hahn replaces Riccardo Minasi in 'Der Freischütz'

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Seizoenspresentatie 2022/23

Dutch National Opera & Ballet presents its 2022/2023 season

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Edward Ananian-Cooper

Edward Ananian-Cooper appointed as new chorus master of Dutch National Opera

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Schools & families

For schools & families

We love to share our love for opera and ballet with as many people as possible. We create performances and organize activities in which children, teenagers and families can experience the magic of opera and ballet.

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