Dutch Performing Arts promotes Dutch music, theatre and dance on the international stage. A programme of the Performing Arts Fund NL.

Dutch Performing Arts aims to intensify the contact between Dutch makers and international presenters. Dutch Performing Arts also seeks to increase the interest of international presenters for Dutch performing arts and to stimulate the international ambitions of Dutch companies and artists with global potential. To this end, Dutch Performing Arts:
organises showcases at (inter)national key events;
organises visitors' programmes for relevant international guests;
travels abroad to represent the Netherlands and/or to do research.
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Open call for Theatertreffen Stückemarkt 2020

10 oct 19Stückemarkt is looking for new forms of authorship and innovative theatre languages. Both authors and theatre collectives can apply in this international competition. Theatertreffen will take place from 1-17 May 2020 in Berlin, Germany.
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Tickets now available: Kids Culture Conference 2019

3 oct 19Dutch youth culture is internationally renowned and Dutch artists are popular with young audiences worldwide. The strategies they employ may vary depending on the artist and discipline.
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For Dutch & UK playwrights: call for applications

24 sep 19International network for playwrights: The Fence, the Embassy of the Kingdom of the Netherlands in the United Kingdom, and Dutch Performing Arts are together collaborating on Boom!, a new project that explores the shared heritage of the United Kingdom and the Netherlands, while looking to the future.
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Call for submissions CINARS Biennale 2020

16 sep 19CINARS Biennale welcomes submissions for its official programme. The showcase and networking event's 19th edition takes place from 9-14 November 2020 in Montreal, Canada.
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Open calls for theatre festivals in Iran

13 sep 19The Dramatic Arts Center of Iran (DAC) organises two international theatre festivals in different genres over the period of 2019-2020. Theatre managers and representatives are invited to submit performances.
  • 05 Oct. → 13 Oct. '19Seoul area, South Korea

    Dutch performing arts in South Korea

    Dutch music, dance and theatre take the stage in South Korea in October. Saxophonist and composer Tineke Postma, performance artist Karel van Laere, and representatives of the Rotterdam International Duet Choreography Competition will present their work in the Seoul area.
  • 08 Oct. → 24 Nov. '19Rome, Italy

    Dutch dance and music at Romaeuropa 2019

    As part of a close collaboration with Dutch Performing Arts, Italian arts festival Romaeuropa presents shows by three Netherlands-based artists and companies: choreographer Arno Schuitemaker, youth dance company de Stilte, and music theatre company Oorkaan. The performances take place from 8 October - 24 November 2019 in Rome, Italy.
  • 31 Oct. → 02 Nov. '19Washington, the United States

    Woest at the Kennedy Center

    Youth theatre company Woest gives five performances of their show 'Balancing Bodies' at the Kennedy Center in Washington.