Venue: Dutch National Opera and Ballet, Amsterdam

January 2018
Evening performance
Matinee performance
Fact file
AddressWaterlooplein 22
North Holland
Google maps52° 22' 1.501" N 4° 54' 5.635" E
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AmsterdamTristan und IsoldeNew Production

Wagner: Tristan und 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

AmsterdamIn the Future

Hans van Manen; Unknown; Dutch National Ballet's Junior Company

AmsterdamDas Floss der MedusaNew Production

Henze: Das Floss der Medusa (The Raft of the Medusa)
Ingo Metzmacher; Romeo Castellucci; Dutch National Opera; Lenneke Ruiten; Bo Skovhus

AmsterdamDutch Doubles

New works
Annabelle Lopez Ochoa; Ernst Meisner; Hans van Manen; Dutch National Ballet


Schoenberg: Gurrelieder
Marc Albrecht; Pierre Audi; Dutch National Opera; Christof Hetzer; Burkhard Fritz; Emily Magee

AmsterdamNarnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe

Ernst Meisner; Dutch National Ballet's Junior Company
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Tristan und Isolde smoulders at Dutch National Opera

A strong cast, a lyrically simmering orchestra and lucid staging make this a Tristan und Isolde to treasure.
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A musically gorgeous Bohème in Amsterdam

Gifted conductor Andrea Battistoni and a vocally seductive cast made this revival of Benedict Andrews’s flawed La bohème a musical triumph.
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Death in Florence: Zemlinsky and Puccini at DNO

An unlikely coupling of one-act operas by Zemlinsky and Puccini bears fruit in a staging that reveals their thematic parallels while leaving their obvious differences on show.
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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.
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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.
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