Some Highlights This Month

STET  presents Ashley Ramsden’s A CHRISTMAS CAROL

December is always a busy month with the Autumn season already in full swing and all the Christmas shows beginning to open. STET, The English Theatre, has its annual festive celebration with Ashley Ramsden’s CHRISTMAS CAROL opening at Muiderslot, Muiden and then at Theater aan het Spui, The Hague. This is preceded on 15th and 16th by STET’s children’s show, NIGHT TRAVEL, at Koninklijke Schouwburg, Paradijs also in The Hague.

There is some good dance around with DORIAN GRAY by the Ulrike Quade Company at the Korzo, The Hague and the Nederlands Dans Theater with its SIGNIFICANT MOMENTS on tour and a series of YOUNG TALENT events in The Hague. Scapino Ballet’s TWOOLS is in Rotterdam and on tour.

Nederlands Reisopera is on tour again with DIE TOTE STADT

Some excellent and varied exhibitions around. WILLIAM THE SILENT IS HERE! is at the Prinsenhof in Delft while in the Hague there is a nice exhibition of Dutch paintings from English country houses at the Mauritshuis. The Boijmans van Beuningen Museum in Rotterdam still has PURE RUBENS and BOIJMANS IN THE WAR. 100 YEARS OF KINETIC ART continues at the Kunsthal in Rotterdam as does OBJECTIVITY. THE ART OF USEFUL THINGS.

The FESTIVAL OF SACRED SONGS continues until 16th December in The Hague

Lots more besides, much of which will be previewed throughout the month in ArtsTalk Magazine . . .