Dutch Performing Arts

Dutch Performing Arts is a programme set up by the Performing Arts Fund with the aim of increasing the visibility of Dutch performing arts outside the Netherlands.

The Dutch Music Award

The Nederlandse Muziekprijs (Dutch Music Award) is the highest accolade that can be awarded by the Ministry of Education, Culture and Science (OCW) to a musician working in the field of classical music.

Fast Forward

Fast Forward is a programme dedicated to developing talent in an international context.

The Matthijs Vermeulen Award

The Matthijs Vermeulen Prize is the most important Dutch composition prize, named after the symphonic composer Matthijs Vermeulen.


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Residencies at PACT Zollverein: 2/2018

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Meet the Dutch in Avignon

During the Festival d'Avignon you can see two Dutch performances: The Fountainhead, based on Ayn Rand directed by Ivo van Hove, and The Humans, directed by Alexandre Singh. We gladly invite you to meet Ivo van Hove and Alexandre Singh at a reception on the 14th of July.