Dutch Performing Arts is a programme that promotes Dutch music, theatre and dance on the international stage. The programme is powered by the Performing Arts Fund NL.
HOBRA - artistic residence Netherlands-Brasilmusic + dance + theatre

HOBRA - artistic residence Netherlands-Brasil

In the period leading up to the Olympic Games, the Dutch cultural programme HOBRA will be held in Rio de Janeiro from 11 to 31 July.


Moving Meetings Dance 2016dance

Moving Meetings Dance 2016

Only one week left before Moving Meetings Dance starts, a showcase programme for international professionals, presented by Dutch Performing Arts and Julidans.


Ruhrtriënnale 2016music + dance + theatre

Ruhrtriënnale 2016

From August till September it's time for the Ruhrtriënnale again. The Dutch programmes are financially supported by Dutch Performing Arts.


Highlights from the Lowlandstheatre

Highlights from the Lowlands

Flanders Arts Institute, Theaterfestival Flanders and Dutch Performing Arts are joining forces in organising an international visitors' programme for programmers during the next Theaterfestival to be held in Antwerp (BE).


Childrenyouth theatre + youth dance

Children's Theatre in Search of New Audiences. The City in All its Diversity.

From September 1-4 ASSITEJ NL organises, in collaboration with Dutch Performing Arts and in the context of TF Jong, a professionals' programme about performing arts for young audiences in all its diversity.


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Jaap van Zweden appointed as Ambassador Dutch Composersmusic

Jaap van Zweden appointed as Ambassador Dutch Composers

Nieuw Geneco appointed Jaap van Zweden as Ambassador Dutch Composers. He plans to promote new compositions and performances in the Netherlands and abroad, in collaboration with Nieuw Geneco.


Jorinde Keesmaat appointed Guest Director-in-Residence Center for Contemporary Opera in New Yorkmusic + theatre

Jorinde Keesmaat appointed Guest Director-in-Residence Center for Contemporary Opera in New York

Dutch director Jorinde Keesmaat is invited by the Center for Contemporary Opera, New York, to direct a series of four productions over a three-year period.


Dutch Delta Sounds 2016music

Dutch Delta Sounds 2016

Showcase festival Dutch Delta Sounds is the celebration of the 10th anniversary of open source network World Music Forum NL. Two days of showcases of the best that Dutch world music has to offer.


Open calls:

For choreographers:
Open call Aerowaves twenty17 artists - Deadline 12 September

For dancers and choreographers:
Apply now for the Pina Bausch Fellowship - Deadline 15 September

For dance films:
Entry call Cinedans is open - Deadline 1 October

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The Performing Arts Fund NL

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