A programme by Performing Arts Fund NL to promote Dutch music, theatre and dance abroad.
26 Oct. → 01 Nov. '20online

13 Dutch performances for young audiences at NOW Festival 2020



Het Filiaal theatermakers | Miss Ophelia
Mime Wave | Yellow. Photo: Willem Schalekamp
de Stilte | HiHaHutBuilders. Photo: Hans Gerritsen
Theater Terra | Peter Pan. Photo: Boy Hazes
Theatergroep Kwatta | Jabberbabble. Photo: Lauren Luca
In collaboration with Dutch Performing Arts, Shanghai-based theatre Art Space for Kids (The A.S.K.) presented 13 shows by Dutch companies at the NOW Festival. From 26 October until 1 November 2020, the online festival presented a selection of work targetted at young audiences.
Through an open call the festival selected 13 productions by companies from the Netherlands. The companies will share their productions for young audiences through an online presentation. Part of the Dutch focus were:

Fresh Ears (Frisse Oren) - 'The Great Illusionist' (6+) music theatre

Dadodans - 'Kokers' (3+) dance

Dadodans - 'Mappamondo' (2+) dance

Het Filiaal theatermakers - 'Miss Ophelia' (6+) theatre

Het Filiaal theatermakers - 'The Night Watchman' (6+) theatre

Arch8/Erik Kaiel - 'Tetris' (5+) dance

Theatergroep Kwatta - 'Love That Dog' (6+) theatre

Theatergroep Kwatta - 'Jabberbabble' (5+) theatre

de Stilte - 'HiHaHutBuilders' (2+) dance

de Stilte - 'Do-Re-Mi-Ka-Do' (2+) dance

Theater Terra - 'Peter Pan' (6+) theatre

plan d- - 'Day/Dark' (4+) dance

Mime Wave - 'Yellow' (2+) theatre

Award for Best Music Programme goes to Dutch composition


The performance '3ACH' by Belgian theatre company Zonzo, won the Award for Best Music Programme. The music for this production was written by Dutch composer Piet-Jan van Rossum, who wrote the music with a grant from the Performing Arts Fund NL.

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For more information about the programme of NOW Festival, visit the Facebookpage of The A.S.K.