modern dance

Amsterdam has a thriving dance scene and it’s a playground for experts in the field of contemporary dance. Many modern dance productions take place in the Stadsschouwburg and the Dutch National Opera & Ballet, but there are plenty of smaller stages around town, too. Lovers of modern dance should look out for performances by the Nederlands Dans Theater, one of the world’s most innovative modern dance companies, and go from there to discover Amsterdam’s many smaller – but no less exciting – companies.

Modern dance

The modern dance scene in Amsterdam (and the Netherlands) is particularly vibrant. As such, Amsterdam frequently plays host to both cutting-edge chore...
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Summer Dance Forever

Diverse locaties / Various locations
1017 SG AMSTERDAM
Summer Dance Forever
18/08/2020 - 26/08/2020
The international Summer Dance Forever festival fixes the spotlights firmly on urban dance in the heart of Amsterdam.
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Cinedans – Dance on Screen

IJpromenade 1
1031 KT AMSTERDAM
Eye Filmmuseum of Eye
06/03/2020 - 08/03/2020
From 6 to 8 March 2020 Cinedans – Dance on Screen Festival will be celebrating its 16th edition in Eye Filmmuseum of Eye in Amster...

Dancers of Tomorrow

Amstel 3
1011 PN AMSTERDAM
Nationale Opera & Ballet
11/07/2020 - 12/07/2020
In the end-of-year performance 'Dancers of Tomorrow', all the pupils and students of the National Ballet Academy will appear on st...

3: The Garden

Nes 63
1012 KD AMSTERDAM
Frascati
15/11/2019 - 16/11/2019
In The Garden 3: Beutler creates a hidden plot of cultivated land where zix dancers execute a physical ritual. Following in the fo...