Venue: Dutch National Opera and Ballet, Amsterdam

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AddressWaterlooplein 22
Amsterdam
North Holland
Netherlands
Google maps52° 22' 1.501" N 4° 54' 5.635" E
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AmsterdamEliogabaloNew Production

Cavalli: Eliogabalo
Leonardo Garcia Alarcón; Thomas Jolly; Dutch National Opera; Thibaut Fack; Gareth Pugh; Franco Fagioli; Ed Lyon

AmsterdamMata Hari

O'Regan: Mata Hari
Ted Brandsen; Dutch National Ballet; Matthew Rowe; Anna Ol

AmsterdamEine Florentinische Tragödie/ Gianni SchicchiNew Production

Zemlinsky, Puccini
Marc Albrecht; Jan Philipp Gloger; Dutch National Opera; Raimund Orfeo Voigt; Karin Jud; Ausrine Stundyte; Nikolai Schukoff

AmsterdamLa bohème

Puccini: La bohème
Andrea Battistoni; Benedict Andrews; Dutch National Opera; Johannes Schütz; Victoria Behr; Sergey Romanovsky; Eleonora Buratto

AmsterdamThe Sleeping Beauty

Tchaikovsky: The Sleeping Beauty
Sir Peter Wright; Dutch National Ballet; Boris Gruzin; Philip Prowse

AmsterdamTristan und IsoldeNew Production

Wagner: Tristan and Isolde
Marc Albrecht; Pierre Audi; Dutch National Opera; Christof Hetzer; Stephen Gould; Günther Groissböck

AmsterdamThe Rake's ProgressNew Production

Stravinsky: The Rake's Progress
Ivor Bolton; Simon McBurney; Dutch National Opera; Michael Levine; Christina Cunningham; Paul Appleby; Julia Bullock

AmsterdamDon Quichotte

Minkus: Don Quixote
Marius Petipa; Alexei Ratmansky; Dutch National Ballet; Marzio Conti; Jérôme Kaplan
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DNB reprises Mata Hari

The story of Mata Hari is a hot topic, now maybe more than ever, and Dutch National Ballet's strong reprise of Ted Brandsen's 2016 ballet comes at the right time.
*****
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Eliogabalo’s dark carnival in Amsterdam

Cappella Mediterranea blows life into Eliogabalo’s dark carnival as imagined by Thomas Jolly.
***11
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DNB: Ode to the Master

As generations of dancers move on and off the stage, working hard for their very short lived moment in the spotlight, we can rest assured that there will be many classic Van Manen pieces in the repertoire for them to dance.
*****
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Ballet's back in Amsterdam

Athletic (modern) classics combined with playful Hans van Manen and romantic Kuindersma make for a great evening. Elisa Badenes and Anna Ol are superb.
*****
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Solid La forza del destino opens Dutch National Opera season

An able cast sings in Christof Loy’s non-interventionist and insightful production of Verdi’s panoramic tragedy, conducted with vivid detail by Michele Mariotti.
***11
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Beautiful role debut for Malin Byström in Amsterdam Salome

In an elegant new production by Ivo van Hove, Malin Byström portrays a graceful, erotic Salome and the RCO play with sensuous lyricism under Daniele Gatti.
****1
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Audi’s Madrigals in Amsterdam: a sensorial experience

Staged at Dutch National Opera’s workshop, Madrigals reduces the distance between public and performers and creates a real sensorial experience. 
****1
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Rigoletto is mad but the singing is fine

Damiano Michieletto’s intriguing production of Rigoletto is set in a mental hospital, and sidelines emotion in favour of analysis. The singing, on the other hand, is heartfelt and exciting.
***11
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