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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Julidans

Diverse locaties / various locations
1017 SG AMSTERDAM
Diverse locaties / various locations
01/07/2019 - 14/07/2019
Julidans is a renowned international modern dance festival. It's set to return to a variety of locations around Amsterdam in the f...

BROOS

Leidseplein 26
1017 PT AMSTERDAM
Internationaal Theater Amsterdam (ITA)
13/03/2019 - 14/03/2019
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Summer Dance Forever

Diverse locaties / Various locations
1017 SG AMSTERDAM
Summer Dance Forever
13/08/2019 - 21/08/2019
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
08/03/2019 - 10/03/2019
From 8 to 10 March Cinedans – Dance on Screen Festival will be celebrating its 16th edition in Eye Filmmuseum of Eye in Amsterdam ...

Somewhere at the Beginning

Nes 63
1012 KD AMSTERDAM
Frascati
18/03/2019
In this piece we explore through dance, traces of the history of Germaine Acogny and Africa through the prism of tragedy. It is a ...