30 September 2017 to 18 November 2017
Violetta Valéry, the celebrated courtesan, has it all: wealthy lovers, friends, and money. But then she falls in love with young Alfredo. La traviata is a coproduction by Nederlandse Reisopera and...
01 December 2017 to 25 March 2018
Virtuoso dance, magnificent costumes and captivating Baroque music by Vivaldi, performed live by Combattimento. In 2012, these ingredients made PEARL a box office hit that played to an almost...
16 September 2017 to 01 November 2017
New Adventures brings various choreographers and styles together in a varied performance. Just as in the successful performances TWOOLS and Rollercoaster. The Scapino Dancers exchange...
18 March 2017 to 11 May 2017
Two iconic pieces by one of the most successful Dutch choreographers in one performance: Holland & Le Chat Noir by Ed Wubbe.
31 January 2017 to 04 February 2017
An unusually passionate and innovative work by choreographer Ed Wubbe is recorded with equal passion by Jan Louter. Wubbe was followed during the creation of the show TING! that was made to mark...
02 December 2016 to 08 March 2017
Pablo is an exciting spectacle with dance, theater and orchestra on Spain by Pablo Picasso. Pablo is made by Marcos Morau, one of the new, large European choreographers.
03 September 2016 to 03 September 2016
In 2016 Scapino celebrates its 70th anniversary with the large-scale production TING!. The production will premiere in September and will only be seen in Rotterdam.
02 June 2016 to 05 June 2016
A festive dance adventure with highlights from TWOOLS, Pas de Deux and sneak previews of TING! With live music from the NITS and Michiel Borstlap.
17 March 2016 to 31 May 2016
ROLLERCOASTER is no ordinary dance performance, but an exciting high-speed choreographic rollercoaster. You will enjoy a varied show full speed, in which short dance pieces from topchoreographers...
25 September 2015 to 19 December 2015
The inventiveness of movements, variations on classic and modern, seems inexhaustible to Serussi. In his new full-length HENRY we see the energetic movement style that makes him so special:...
27 August 2015 to 27 August 2015
Ed Wubbe created Bittersweet in the dance style typical for him, elegant and stylized, with a strong classical foundation but also with a quirky edge and a lot of expressiveness. Inspired by the...
03 June 2015 to 06 June 2015
Eight dance productions, six world premières, non-stop, high-speed
06 February 2015 to 16 May 2015
Songs for Drella, is the legendary musical ode by Lou Reed and John Cale to their mentor Andy Warhol. Choreographers Ed Wubbe and Marco Goecke use the music as a way of exploring the phenomenon...
26 September 2014 to 20 December 2014
ICONS is inspired by iconic figures from art, music and film, and is created by the most sensational dance-makers of the moment.
11 December 2013 to 20 April 2014
Starting in September 2013, Scapino Ballet Rotterdam presents ‘PEARL’, the baroque sensation by choreographer Ed Wubbe. With live music by Vivaldi and others, performed live by Combattimento.
26 September 2013 to 16 May 2014
Circus, illusionism, variety and dance: the The Great Bean takes place in the atmosphere of the roaring twenties, the emergence of jazz, Hollywood and vaudeville on Broadway with new dance styles...
15 February 2013 to 17 May 2013
Ed Wubbe, Marco Goecke and Felix Landerer pay hommage to the Fin de Siècle and it's music.
02 October 2009 to 20 November 2009
Wubbe's affection for a nation is translated into abstract dance.
20 February 2009 to 12 May 2009
‘What is your last step before vanishing into the dark?' Marco Goecke asks a dancer during a rehearsal for his new piece ‘Supernova'. In this choreography for three female and four male...
05 December 2008 to 14 December 2008
Goecke’s ‘ballet noir’ is like a dark mystery that gradually eases into the audience’s minds. His use of the stage and decor is impressive.
06 September 2007 to 08 September 2007
"Every day, in every way, we are getting better and better" refers to a quotation from French chemist Émile Coué who developed autosuggestion as psychotherapy.
10 February 2006 to 24 May 2006
In The Green, Ed Wubbe compares the intimidating magnitude of Bach’s Johannes Passion with man’s insignificance.
08 February 2005 to 28 April 2005
Ed Wubbe’s PARAMOUNT is based on atmospheric sketches and fragments of film from Hollywood in the 1940s and 1950s.
29 September 2004 to 17 November 2004
As a pendant to The Neon Lounge, the new choreography Suites of Lux betrays more of a quest for calm and serenity. Nanine Linning herself describes her choreographies as Minimalist Baroque.
22 September 2000 to 26 November 2000
Twelve dancers are set in a clearly demarcated space. How the dancers move, spread out and come together again in this space is the basis of The Neon Lounge.
24 February 2000 to 27 May 2000
Since it's premiere in 2000, Scapino Ballet Rotterdam has achieved big successes with Rosary by Ed Wubbe, to Franz Schubert's String Quartet in C.
16 June 1995 to 13 January 1996
Scapino Ballet Rotterdam dances ‘Romeo & Julia', the major dance production created by Ed Wubbe to celebrate Scapino's 50th anniversary, and the most popular piece in the history of the...