Dutch Performing Arts promotes Dutch music, theatre and dance on the international stage. A programme of the Performing Arts Fund NL.
Dutch focus at the Venice Biennaleyouth theatre + theatre

Dutch focus at the Venice Biennale

Dutch Performing Arts proudly powers three Netherlands-based theatre companies and artists who are part of the International Theatre Festival at the Venice Biennale. Theater Artemis, Club Gewalt and Julian Hetzel are part of a Dutch focus programme, with multiple performances in July and August 2019. Theater Artemis' artistic director Jetse Batelaan will also receive the prestigious Silver Lion.


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Check this out: visitors' programmes August & September

Just because summer is just around the corner, doesn't mean we're resting on our laurels. Another interesting selection of international visitors' programmes is coming up for music presenters and theatre presenters — hosted in collaboration with Dutch Performing Arts.


12 Points goes Dutchmusic

12 Points goes Dutch

Festival 12 Point is coming to Amsterdam. The showcase event for emerging and innovative jazz musicians from Europe takes place from 25-28 September 2019 at the BIMHUIS in Amsterdam. Part of a collaboration between Dutch Performing Arts, 12 Points and the BIMHUIS, the 13th edition features a satellite programme with Netherlands-based artists and an international visitors' programme.


Tidal wave of Dutch TYA in Russiayouth theatre

Tidal wave of Dutch TYA in Russia

Dutch theatre for young audiences (TYA) returns once more at international festival Gavroche with the support of Dutch Performing Arts. After a having programmed a number of Dutch productions in 2013, the festival will present another 11 Dutch youth theatre productions from 20-29 September 2019 in Moscow, Russia.


Dutch music at Mittelfestmusic

Dutch music at Mittelfest

In collaboration with Dutch Performing Arts, Italian performing arts festival Mittelfest showcases the work of three Dutch artists and music groups. Diamanda Le Berge Dramm, Slagwerk Den Haag and the Jazz Orchestra of the Concertgebouw Amsterdam will all give Italian or world premieres of their work. Mittelfest takes place from 12-21 July 2019 in Cividale del Friuli, Italy.


Dutch Performing Arts' programme director retires

Pieter Zeeman is to retire from his position as Dutch Performing Arts' programme director at the end of July.


Open calls

Aerowaves Twenty20 - Deadline: 12 September 2019
internationale tanzmesse nrw 2020 - Deadline: 30 September 2019

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