15 Jan. → 19 Jan. '19Philadelphia, United States
Dutch performing arts for young audiences at IPAY 2019
Dutch Performing Arts proudly powers eight Dutch youth theatre and dance companies who are present at the IPAY Showcase 2019, in collaboration with the Consulate General of the Kingdom of the Netherlands in New York, Assitej Netherlands and DutchCulture. The showcase takes place from 15-19 January 2019 in Philadelphia, the United States.
IPAY Showcase is a platform for theatre companies from all over the world that cater to youth audiences in the US, and this year features several Dutch performances.
The following companies will present a full-length performance:
Kwatta - 'Jabberbabble'
De Dansers - 'Pokon'
Simone de Jong - 'Hermit'
Maas Theater & Dans - 'Egg-tion HERO'
Three companies will present their work during a Cultural Spotlight with pitch sessions:
Theater Terra - 'The Little Mermaid'
Meneer Monster - 'The Robbers'
NTjong- 'Robot XS'
Part of the official Spotlight Showcase Selection
, plan d-/Andreas Denk will give a 20-minute show & tell of the show 'OW!'.
Browse through the programme book of the Dutch performances at IPAY Showcase
Multidisciplinary programme Never Grow Up!
The performances are part of the programme Never Grow Up!. Throughout 2019, the programme aims to stimulate the dissemination and visibility of Dutch film, literature and performing arts for young audiences in the US as well as cultural exchange and partnerships with renowned US-based presenters and organizations.
Never Grow Up! is a joint effort of Dutch Performing Arts, the Consulate General of the Kingdom of the Netherlands in New York
, Eye International
, Netherlands Film Fund
, Dutch Foundation for Literature
, and DutchCulture
For more information about the IPAY Showcase 2019, visit the IPAY website.
NTjong | Robot XS. Photo: Bowie Verschuuren