Agenda

May 2016

  • Thu 19 May - Sun 29 May

    As Big As The Sky: Opera sets by Ai Weiwei

    Het Nieuwe Instituut

    The stage design and accompanying film footage by Weiwei are an autonomous work that could be presented separately from the opera itself. Part of Opera Days Rotterdam.

    Exhibition
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  • Fri 20 May - Sun 29 May

    Opera Days (Operadagen) Rotterdam

    Various locations

    Theatres and concert halls, local living rooms, open-air locations and unusual buildings set the stage for world-famous soloists and homegrown Rotterdam talent. The theme of the shows is (R)evolution.

    Cultural Festival
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  • Sat 28 May

    Drowning in love (12+)

    Hofplein Theater

    Like a symphony orchestra playing in exquisite harmony, ten young performers present musical theatre filled with personal stories, engaging operatic arias, self-mockery, humour and highlights from major musicals.

    Youth Theatre
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  • Sat 28 May

    Eric Vloeimans & Kinan Azmeh

    LantarenVenster

    Eric Vloeimans on trumpet is joined by Kinan Azmeh from Syria on clarinet, accompanied by Jeroen van Vliet on piano.

    Jazz / World Music
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  • Sat 28 May

    Op z'n Rotterdams City Festival

    Various locations

    See, stroll, experience, shop, dance, and sample Rotterdam’s vibrant city centre.

    Cultural Festival
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  • Sat 28 May

    Afro Addiction

    Lounge Club Laxx

    The best AFROHOUSE & BEATS.

    Dance
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  • Sun 29 May

    Drowning in love (12+)

    Hofplein Theater

    Like a symphony orchestra playing in exquisite harmony, ten young performers present musical theatre filled with personal stories, engaging operatic arias, self-mockery, humour and highlights from major musicals.

    Youth Theatre
    Click here
  • Sun 29 May

    Op z'n Rotterdams City Festival

    Various locations

    See, stroll, experience, shop, dance, and sample Rotterdam’s vibrant city centre.

    Cultural Festival
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June 2016

  • Thu 2 Jun

    Let’s Dance

    Rotterdamse Schouwburg

    Scapino Ballet Rotterdam celebrates 70 years of dance! The festive Let’s Dance adventure swirls around the big theatre, encompassing other parts of the Schouwburg as well.

    Dance / Ballet
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  • Thu 2 Jun

    Rotterdam Philharmonic Orchestra - Brasil Sinfônico

    Concert- and congress centre de Doelen

    A symphonic voyage of discovery through the extraordinary riches of Brazilian music with global legend Paulinho da Viola. Special guest is guitarist/composer Yamandu Costa.

    Jazz / World Music
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  • Thu 2 Jun

    Venture Café’s Weekly Gathering

    Groot Handelsgebouw

    Every Thursday you’re welcome at Venture Café’s Weekly Gathering, from 15:00h until 20:00h. Either to have a beer and meet interesting people, or attend one of the hosted Breakout Events or one of the Office Hours (expert information sessions).

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  • Fri 3 Jun

    Kunstavond / Art Evening

    Kunstblock / Witte de Withkwartier

    Every first Friday of the month, you can also visit Kunstblock after work. TENT, Witte de With Center for Contemporary Art, Showroom MAMA, WORM, and V2_ will all be open until 21.00pm.

    Cultural Festival
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  • Fri 3 Jun

    Let’s Dance

    Rotterdamse Schouwburg

    Scapino Ballet Rotterdam celebrates 70 years of dance! The festive Let’s Dance adventure swirls around the big theatre, encompassing other parts of the Schouwburg as well.

    Dance / Ballet
    Click here
  • Fri 3 Jun

    TEMKO - Darkness Rises

    Concert- and congress centre de Doelen

    Minimal music from a classical contemporary guitarist, a metal bass player, a jazz pianist and a percussionist produces the most uncommon improvisations, surprisingly fresh compositions and arrangements.

    Jazz / World Music
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  • Fri 3 Jun

    Danielle Liebeskind

    Koffie & Ambacht

    Danielle Liebeskind is a dutch avant rock trio formed around singer/poet/visual artist Daniëlle Papenborg.

    Pop / Rock
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  • Fri 3 Jun

    Werelds Delfshaven

    Coolhavengebied

    On the 3th, 4th and 5th of June the eight edition of Festival Werelds Delfshaven takes place at the Coolhavenkade next to the Schie-river. Everybody is welcome to enjoy the summer in the cultural heart of Rotterdam West. Enjoy all Artistic and Culinary highlights from all over the world at this bustling festival.

    Cultural Festival
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  • Fri 3 Jun

    10 years ROOM: Markus Mann # REAL/Happiness Happens

    Hostel ROOM

    Catchy mix of pop, reggae and soul!

    Pop / Rock
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  • Fri 3 Jun

    Rotterdam Philharmonic Orchestra - Brasil Sinfônico

    Concert- and congress centre de Doelen

    A symphonic voyage of discovery through the extraordinary riches of Brazilian music with global legend Paulinho da Viola. Special guest is guitarist/composer Yamandu Costa.

    Jazz / World Music
    Click here

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