Productions

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

The Great Bean

06 November 2020 to 10 February 2021

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...

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Calendar

Thursday24 Sep 2020 - 20:30PerformanceThe Blend Van Nelle FabriekRotterdamSold out
Friday25 Sep 2020 - 20:30PerformanceThe Blend Van Nelle FabriekRotterdamSold out
Saturday26 Sep 2020 - 20:30PerformanceThe Blend Van Nelle FabriekRotterdamSold out
Sunday27 Sep 2020 - 15:00PerformanceThe Blend Van Nelle FabriekRotterdamSold out
Wednesday30 Sep 2020 - 20:30LivestreamThe Blend LivestreamOnlineTickets

Archive

The Nutcracker

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.

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Tous les jours, a tous points de vue, on va de mieux en mieux

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.

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The Green

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.

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Paramount

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.

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Suites of Lux

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.

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The Neon Lounge

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.

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Rosary

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.

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Romeo & Julia

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 50 th anniversary, and the most popular piece in the history of the...

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