Dutch Performing Arts promotes Dutch music, theatre and dance on the international stage. A programme by the Performing Arts Fund NL.

Dutch Performing Arts aims to intensify the contact between Dutch makers and international presenters. Dutch Performing Arts also seeks to increase the interest of international presenters for Dutch performing arts and to stimulate the international ambitions of Dutch companies and artists with global potential. To this end, Dutch Performing Arts:
organises showcases at (inter)national key events;
organises visitors' programmes for relevant international guests;
travels abroad to represent the Netherlands and/or to do research.
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Open call: IUGTE conference 2019

24 oct 19IUGTE invites performing artists, academics and educators to attend the annual IUGTE conference. This year marks the international conference's 19th edition, held from 16-20 December 2019 in Steiermark, Austria.
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Recap: Dutch TYA at Gavroche in Moscow

14 oct 19Twelve Dutch theatre companies for young audiences presented their work at international festival Gavroche last month. With the support of Dutch Performing Arts the festival programmed an unprecendented number of Dutch productions for ages 2 and up.
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Open call for Theatertreffen Stückemarkt 2020

10 oct 19Stückemarkt is looking for new forms of authorship and innovative theatre languages. Both authors and theatre collectives can apply in this international competition. Theatertreffen will take place from 1-17 May 2020 in Berlin, Germany.
  • 07 Nov. → 09 Nov. '19's-Hertogenbosch, the Netherlands

    November Music 2019 visitors' programme

    For the fifth year in a row, Dutch Performing Arts and music festival November Music closely collaborate on an international visitors' programme for music presenters. The visitors' programme takes place from 7-9 November 2019 in 's-Hertogenbosch, the Netherlands.
  • 02 Nov. → 03 Nov. '19Washington, the United States

    BonteHond at the Kennedy Center

    Youth theatre company BonteHond gives four performances of their show 'Get 'M' at the Kennedy Center in Washington.
  • 08 Oct. → 24 Nov. '19Rome, Italy

    Dutch dance and music at Romaeuropa 2019

    As part of a close collaboration with Dutch Performing Arts, Italian arts festival Romaeuropa presents shows by three Netherlands-based artists and companies: choreographer Arno Schuitemaker, youth dance company de Stilte, and music theatre company Oorkaan. The performances take place from 8 October - 24 November 2019 in Rome, Italy.