Nederlandse Dansdagen


4 — 10 OCT 2024

Every year, Nederlandse Dansdagen brings the best of Dutch dance to Maastricht to celebrate its unprecedented diversity and quality with visitors from near and far. The program ranges from classical ballet to urban, avant garde to modern dance, masters to new talent and performance art to dance for a young audience.

For a week, Maastricht breathes dance and buzzes with top performances, intimate premieres, dance evenings and underground parties. During the festival, dance professionals and enthusiasts are invited to come closer together and experience dance together. In the theatre, at special locations in the city and in the neighborhood, in debates, in festival heart Theater aan het Vrijthof or in the Danstent on the Vrijthof. Throughout the week, the Danstent is the stage for everyone who wants to dance, battle, club, or just enjoy dance nearby.

Ticket sales
During the presale you can buy tickets for a selection of performances like Nederlandse Dansdagen Gala and Meesterwerken. The full program will be announced on the 26th of August and the ticketsale starts on Saturday the 31st of August. 

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Frequent visitors of Theater aan het Vrijthof and Friends of the Nederlandse Dansdagen receive early access to ticket sales.

Dance throughout the year
Nederlandse Dansdagen is more than just a festival. Throughout the year, the organisation behind the festival works on projects to give dance the stage it deserves. Curious to know more about Nederlandse Dansdagen? Check