A programme by Performing Arts Fund NL to promote Dutch music, theatre and dance abroad.
20 Sep. → 12 Oct. '19Marseille, France

Dutch Performing arts | en France: Actoral 2019

Davy Pieters | How Did I Die. Photo: Anna van Kooij
Michele Rizzo | Deposition. Photo: Lukas Heistinger
Michele Rizzo | Deposition. Photo: Lukas Heistinger
Benjamin Kahn & Cherish Menzo | Sorry But I Feel Slightly Disidentified ... Photo: Bas de Brouwer
Marlous van der Sloot | Oyster. Photo: Marlous van der Sloot
In close collaboration with Dutch Performing Arts, interdisciplinary festival Actoral presents productions by Davy Pieters, Michele Rizzo, and Benjamin Khan & Cherish Menzo at various venues in Marseille, France.
From 20 September - 12 October 2019 visitors can enjoy performances by the following Netherlands-based artists and companies:

Davy Pieters - 'How Did I Die' theatre
27 & 28 September at 19:30, Théâtre des Bernardines

Michele Rizzo - 'Deposition' dance
10 October 2019 at 21:00, SCENE44
11 October 2019 at 20:30, SCENE44

Benjamin Kahn & Cherish Menzo - 'Sorry But I Feel Slightly Disidentified ...' dance
11 October 2019 at 21:45, Friche Belle de Mai
12 October 2019 at 21:30, Montévidéo centre d'art

Besides these productions, festivalgoers can also visit a photography exhibit by Dutch photographer Marlous van der Sloot.

Marlous van der Sloot - 'Le Corps Vécu' photography
Daily from 10:00-18:00, Montévidéo centre d'art
On 21 & 30 September and 2-3 & 8-9 October 2019 in the evening, until 23:00
On 6 & 12 October 2019, 14:00-23:00

Marseille meets Rotterdam
28 September 2019 from 22:00, Montévidéo

The cast and crew of Davy Pieters/Theater Rotterdam invites you to a party with live DJ after the show of 'How did I die'. Dance to the sounds of Rotterdam with local hero DJ Jellie. This dedicated record collector will be sharing his love for the history and future of dance music. Expect electronics in a groovy mix of acid house, electro, disco, techno and everything in between.
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Browse through the full festival programme at the Actoral website.

The Dutch focus programme is a result of a close collaboration between Festival Actoral and Dutch Performing Arts | en France.

About Actoral
Actoral is an international and interdisciplinary annual festival based in Marseille, gathering a dozen local cultural venues during 3 weeks, presenting an eclectic mix of theatre, dance, visual arts, performance, music, film, and literature. The festival invites audiences to discover the new generation of French and international artists, bringing about fresh perspectives for all to share.