opera

Amsterdam is home to the Dutch National Opera & Ballet, a world-class opera company and theatre. More modern works and often daring productions can be seen in the stunning waterside Muziekgebouw aan 't IJ, in addition, there are plenty of smaller-scale venues and companies all over town.

Opera performances

With large-scale staged productions and intimate vocal sessions, opera fans can certainly get their fill in Amsterdam.

Venus versus Modernity

Kloveniersburgwal 50
1012 CX AMSTERDAM
Compagnietheater
04/10/2019
In Venus vs. Modernity, Lebo Mashile researches the framing and politics of the female body in relation tot the painful story of S...
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Opera in the Garden

Keizersgracht 672
1017 ET AMSTERDAM
Museum Van Loon
11/08/2020 - 16/08/2020
Harking back to opera’s beginnings as courtly entertainment in Italy, the annual Opera in the Garden performances at Museum van Lo...

Giselle

Amstel 3
1011 PN AMSTERDAM
Nationale Opera & Ballet
21/02/2020 - 08/03/2020

Carmen

Amstel 3
1011 PN AMSTERDAM
Nationale Opera & Ballet
12/05/2020 - 01/06/2020