Scapino Ballet is renowned for large, thematic productions, often accompanied by live music: innovative, entertaining and featuring talented dancers. Find out more.

Cathedral - Marcos Morau - photo Stef Nagel


30 October 2019 to 15 February 2020

With Cathedral, Spanish choreographer Marcos Morau (Pablo) creates his second large production for Scapino. Inspired by the music of Arvo Pärt, that will be performed live by Sinfonia Rotterdam...

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Pearl - Maya Roest - photo Vincent Mentzel


17 January 2020 to 10 April 2020

World class dance, stunning costumes and mesmerising music by composers like Vivaldi. The Baroque spectacle Pearl is one of the most successful productions of Scapino. On tour one last time....

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Opera Melancholica

Opera Melancholica

19 January 2020 to 19 March 2020

A portrait of melancholiac pur sang Roderick Usher and his twin sister Madeline, rendered by both a soprano and a female dancer. Opera Melancholica shows all corners of the human mind.

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The Square

26 March 2020 to 06 June 2020

Four young artists meet eachother in The Square, a new full length performance by Scapino. With contributions of Unorthadox, Justin de Jager &  Anastasia Belyaeva. Direction: Ed Wubbe.

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Saturday25 Jan 2020 - 20:00PerformancePearl Atlas TheaterEmmenLast tickets
Saturday25 Jan 2020 - 20:15PerformanceCathedral Stadsschouwburg GroningenGroningenSold out
Sunday26 Jan 2020 - 20:00PerformanceCathedral Stadsschouwburg UtrechtUtrechtSold out
Monday27 Jan 2020 - 20:00PerformanceCathedral Stadsschouwburg UtrechtUtrechtSold out
Tuesday28 Jan 2020 - 19:30PerformanceOpera Melancholica Koninklijke SchouwburgDen HaagTickets


Holland en Le Chat Noir - foto Hans Gerritsen - dancer Mischa van Leeuwen

Holland & Le Chat Noir

02 October 2019 to 03 December 2019

The superb, theatrical dance of this captivating diptych transports audiences to the Golden Age and the Paris Revue. Two iconic pieces by choreographer Ed Wubbe in one program.

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Made in Rotterdam - foto Nienke Elenbaas

Made in Rotterdam

28 August 2019 to 28 August 2019

Scapino Ballet Rotterdam presents five new works, danced and created by Scapino dancers. Made in Rotterdam is Scapino's dance laboratory where dancers can develop their talent as a choreographer.

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Rotterdam International Duet Choreography Competition

27 June 2019 to 29 June 2019

Rotterdam International Duet Choreography Competition shows dance talent from around the world. From the participants from the preliminary rounds on 27 and 28 June, the candidates will be chosen...

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TOF! at the Parade

TOF (at the Parade)

25 June 2019 to 24 August 2019

Coming home to a place that never changes. Where you can be yourself and where it is good. With that ideal in mind, seven dancers start their journey in good spirits. A Scapino debut for Nicole...

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All hands on deck | photo Stef Nagel

All Hands on Deck

09 March 2019 to 15 June 2019

Scapino Ballet and Släpstick bring out the best in each other with superb combinations of dance, physical comedy, slapstick, music and theatre.

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Pas de deux

08 February 2019 to 18 May 2019

Pas de Deux is a pure music and dance experience. Crystal clear piano by Michiel Borstlap with the eye-catching choreographies of Ed Wubbe, danced by twelve dancers of Scapino Ballet Rotterdam. A...

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30 November 2018 to 25 January 2019

Scapino's ballet overdose: six dance productions, five world premières, non-stop and high-speed.

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14 September 2018 to 07 October 2018

Scapino's large scale production TING! combining dance, circus and live music by NITS is back!

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