Beeld uit Pas de Deux met dansers in het wit en op de achtergrond een vleugel met daaraan Michiel Borstlap - foto Hans Gerritsen

Scapino Ballet Rotterdam uses cookies. Because we want to guarantee your privacy and improve the user-friendliness of your visit(s) to our website, we think it is important that you know how and why we use cookies. That is why you can read everything you need to know here.

Cookie law

There has been a new law since 1 June 2012, the Telecom Act. As a result, every website is legally obliged to inform the user about 'cookies' and ask permission for their use. The website of Scapino Ballet Rotterdam also uses cookies to provide you with the best possible service.

What are cookies?

Cookies are small, simple text files that your computer or mobile device stores when you use our website. Cookies are used on almost all existing websites.

By using cookies and other techniques, we ensure, for example, that:

  • Making browsing the website of Scapino Ballet Rotterdam more fun and easier for you;
  • You do not receive or have to enter the same information every time you visit our website;
  • We can measure how our website is used and where we can improve it;
  • We can recognise which device you use when you visit us.

What cookies do we use?

Functional cookies or necessary cookies
These cookies ensure that our website functions correctly. For example:

  • Your browser settings are saved so that you can view our website optimally on your screen;
  • The fonts we have carefully selected are displayed correctly;

Analytical cookies
We use analytical cookies to collect statistics on how users use our website. By measuring website usage, we can continue to improve our website for the benefit of our users. Data stored include the following:

  • IP address, which is anonymised;
  • Technical characteristics such as the browser you are using (such as Chrome, Internet Explorer or Firefox) and the resolution of your computer screen and which device you are using;
  • From which page you came to the website;
  • When and how long you visit or use the website;
  • Which pages you visit on our website.

We use these cookies, for example, for:

  • Tracking the number of visitors to our website;
  • Measuring the length of time per visit;
  • Determining the order in which a visitor visits the different pages of our website.

Third-party social media cookies
Social media cookies are cookies that enable functionalities of social media websites.

Social media cookies are set by the social media websites themselves. When you click a social media button in our website, a social media cookie is placed. The social media party can recognise your IP address the moment you want to share a page from our website. For the cookies placed by the social media parties and the data they collect with this, please refer to the statements these parties make on their own websites about this.

We advise you to consult the privacy and cookie declarations below regularly:

  • Facebook
  • Google
  • Vimeo
  • YouTube
  • LinkedIn
  • X
  • Instagram

We do not use other third-party cookies

Browser settings

If you do not want websites to be able to store cookies on your computer, adjust your browser settings. You will then receive a warning before any cookies are placed. You can also adjust your settings so that your browser refuses all cookies or only third-party cookies. You can delete cookies that have already been placed. Please note that you must adjust the settings separately for each browser, device and computer you use. Please note that if you do not want to use cookies, we unfortunately cannot guarantee that our website will work properly. Some functions of the website may be lost or you may not be able to see certain pages at all. In addition, refusing cookies does not mean that you will no longer see advertisements. It is just that the ads will no longer be tailored to your interests and will be repeated more often. How to adjust your settings varies from one browser to another. Click on one of the icons below to go directly to your browser manual or, if necessary, consult your browser's help function.

If you want to disable cookies of specific parties, you can do so via

The privacy policy of Scapino Ballet Rotterdam

With the use of some cookies, personal data are also processed as you have read above. In our privacy policy you will find more information on how Scapino Ballet handles your data.

Concluding remarks

We will update our statements if our website or the rules around cookies change.