De Krakeling, the most famous theatre in the Netherlands that is fully dedicated to young audiences, is celebrating its 40th anniversary this autumn!
In this context ASSITEJ NL is organizing a professionals' programme about performing arts for young audiences in collaboration with Dutch Performing Arts. The event will start in the afternoon on Friday, 5 October and will end on Sunday, 7 October in the evening.
The registration deadline has been extended: Contact the organisation before 1 September.
Professionals in the field of performing arts for young audiences (Theatre for Young Adults, or TYA) are very welcome to follow this programme. You will be taken to see the best of Dutch TYA at different venues in the centre of Amsterdam, presenting subjects and themes that reflect young people’s society of today. All will be full shows of excellent quality that are ready to be booked by theatres worldwide. There will of course be ample opportunity to network.
Companies that are taking part:
Artemis / Het Zuidelijk Tonee l- ‘The story of the story’
Danstheater Aya / KNPV - ‘Blood kiss’
- ‘Get ‘em’
Daan Mathot - ‘Deep’
Plan d- / De Dansers
- ‘Falling Dreams’
NT Jong - ‘Robot XS’
Schippers&vanGucht - ‘The Boring Bus’ and ‘Out of Order’
- ‘Nadia’ and ‘Finish you plate’
Urban Myth / De Krakeling / Stip Productions – ‘Martin Luther King’
Maas Theater en Dans - ‘Chit Chat’
Cie. Woest – ‘Balancing Bodies
What does Assitej NL have to offer?
Free admission to all elements of the showcase, including tickets to all shows, meals and a network brunch. ASSITEJ NL will arrange local transport between the different theatre venues. They will also provide information about selected hotel deals.
If you would like to participate, please send an e-mail to the visitors' programme hospitality manager, Henriëtte Olland: firstname.lastname@example.org
. She will send you a registration form. For any questions about the programme, please contact curator Kees Blijleven: email@example.com
. Browse through the full programme on the Assitej NL website.