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  • 08 March 2019

    'Passionate proclamation of female freedom'

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  • HOLLAND FESTIVAL 2019:
    THE WORLD ON STAGE

    The 72nd edition of the Holland Festival starts on Wednesday, 29 May 2019. The Holland Festival is putting the world on stage with both new names and great masters, from Chile, Colombia, the Democratic Republic of Congo, Germany, the United States, South Africa and other countries. This is the first edition in which we are working with associate artists; for 2019 William Kentridge and Faustin Linyekula.

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  • 18 February 2019

    Bill T. Jones appointed Associate Artist 2020

    The famous choreographer, director, writer and dancer Bill T. Jones (1952, Bunnell, Florida) will be the associate artist for the Holland Festival 2020. Bill T. Jones will succeed Faustin Linyekula and William Kentridge, who are jointly fulfilling this role for the 2019 festival.

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  • 17 January 2019

    Annet Lekkerkerker naar AHK

    Annet Lekkerkerker has been appointed a Member of the Executive Board of the Amsterdam University of the Arts. This means that Annet Lekkerkerker will leave the Holland Festival after the 2019 festival.

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  • ticket sales aus LICHT started

    During the Holland Festival 2019 the world premiere of aus LICHT will take place. aus LICHT is a selection of key sections of Karlheinz Stockhausen's LICHT cycle. The production will comprise 15 hours of music performed over three days, capturing the whole tonal universe of the original cycle. Buy your ticket sales for this unique event now.

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  • 25 January 2018

    William Kentridge and Faustin Linyekula Associate Artists for Holland Festival 2019

    The South-African visual artist and stage director William Kentridge (1955) and the Congolese choreographer Faustin Linyekula (1974) have been appointed Associate Artists for the 72nd Holland Festival in 2019.

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  • aus LICHT – world premiere of highlights from Stockhausen’s masterpiece

    Dutch National Opera, Holland Festival, Royal Conservatory and the Stockhausen Foundation for Music jointly present aus LICHT at the 2019 Holland Festival: a selection from the seven-opera cycle LICHT by Karlheinz Stockhausen (1928—2007) in a performance spread over three consecutive days: in total, 16 hours of live music and 5 hours of electronic music.

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