The potential fun of ghost towns

The potential fun of ghost towns

May 20, 2015 |  by  |  Art

The Netherlands don’t have any ghost towns on offer; Ruigoord is about the closest we get. That’s exactly why a two people decided to leave the city for the summer, and venture into Europe. Searching for those abandoned but magical places. (..more)

Poetic worlds from Fei Alexeli at Charlie + Mary

Poetic worlds from Fei Alexeli at Charlie + Mary

May 19, 2015 |  by  |  Art, Event

Meet Fei Alexeli, a Greek photographer living in Amsterdam. At the moment she has a photography exhibition at Charlie + Mary. She’s been taking photography serious for only two years now, but already has some great works. Let’s talk!

You studied architecture, when did you become such a photography fanatic?
“I (..more)

Othello according to Toneelgroep Amsterdam equals must-see theater

Othello according to Toneelgroep Amsterdam equals must-see theater

May 11, 2015 |  by  |  Art, Event

In this reprise of Othello, twelve years have gone by but Ivo van Hove shows his directorial might all over again. (..more)

New Gamegrounds festival for gamers and theater lovers

New Gamegrounds festival for gamers and theater lovers

Apr 26, 2015 |  by  |  Art, Event

There’s a boundary-pushing mini-festival in town, combining two profoundly different arts on each end of the spectrum. The New Gamegrounds festival aims to bring together the world of gamers and theater performers. It’s a fun exploration of crossovers and interdisciplinary innovation between computer games and contemporary theater performance. (..more)

You are the action in Ant Hampton's Autoteatro

You are the action in Ant Hampton’s Autoteatro

Apr 24, 2015 |  by  |  Art, Event

During De Brakke Grond’s playful, ‘no rules’-themed month, Etiquette and OK OK put you in the center of the action. Having overcome your initial embarrassment, you’ll find the shows both clever and fun. (..more)

What To Watch Thursday: It Follows + When Marnie Was There

What To Watch Thursday: It Follows + When Marnie Was There

Apr 23, 2015 |  by  |  Art

What To Watch Thursday is Overdose’s weekly movie injection: every Thursday we highlight movie releases that shouldn’t be missed! This week we present two movies by new voices of familiar genres. (..more)

Dipping it low with a tutu on at Narnia

Dipping it low with a tutu on at Narnia

Apr 16, 2015 |  by  |  Art, Event

That hip-hop and classical ballet are quite the opposite is not a surprise, but that they can work perfectly together is. In May and next fall you can visit one of the newest and most experimental productions of the National Dutch Ballet: Narnia, the Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe. (..more)

What To Watch Thursday: Lilting

What To Watch Thursday: Lilting

Apr 16, 2015 |  by  |  Art

What To Watch Thursday is Overdose’s weekly film injection: every Thursday we highlight film releases and film events that shouldn’t be missed! This week we go to Asia. (..more)

Video Friday: Desmet's exhibition at EYE

Video Friday: Desmet’s exhibition at EYE

Apr 10, 2015 |  by  |  Art, Event

▶︎ Press play … because the exhibition ‘Jean Desmet’s Dream Factory: The Adventurous Years of Film (1907-1916)’ ends this Sunday jongens. Hear from EYE’s curator and programmer about why the collection from Jean Desmets will blow your mind; the creativity of early film practitioners, the eclectic nature of films shown in early cinemas, and more. (..more)