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.

Don't miss showcase festival Dutch Delta Sounds!

Two days of showcases of the best that Dutch world music has to offer, on 7 & 8 September.


NL Abend at internationale tanzmesse nrwdance

NL Abend at internationale tanzmesse nrw

On Friday 2 September Dutch Performing Arts organises the NL Abend in the foyer of tanzhaus nrw, a festive programme which presents the strong visual and performative aspects of a new generation of Dutch makers.


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.


The Final Score in Riomusic + dance + theatre

The Final Score in Rio

After three weeks of creative collaboration, ten Dutch-Brazilian duos presented their work during a big closing event of the Dutch Olympic cultural programme.


Stay up to date!

Stay up to date!

Follow us on Twitter and Facebook.

Gaudeamus Muziekweek 2016music

Gaudeamus Muziekweek 2016

Gaudeamus organises an international visitors' programme in collaboration with Dutch Performing Arts.


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.


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 artists:
Open call for Babel Med Music 2017 - Deadline 30 September

For musicians and ensembles:
Call for proposals for Classical:NEXT 2017 now open - Deadline 30 September

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

Dutch Performing Arts is a programme of
The Performing Arts Fund NL

Twitter Facebook