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  • 11 February 2020

    edition 2020: In pursuit of the we

    From 4 through 28 June 2020 Amsterdam will be abuzz with the 73rd edition of the Holland Festival. This year’s associate artist is Bill T. Jones. His productions at the festival include Deep Blue Sea, a reflection on the interaction between individual and group. Many more of this year’s performances will also be addressing issues of identity and connection.

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  • 10 December 2019

    First Announcements Of Pieces To Be Performed In 2020

    Holland Festival is proud to present the first five of its shows for 2020. Familiar names and new creators from different continents and disciplines will all be bringing their unique perspectives to the stage.

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  • Clarice Gargard joins the Supervisory Board of the Holland Festival

    Clarice Gargard joins the Supervisory Board of the Holland Festival as of 1 October 2019. Clarice M.D. Gargard is a journalist, columnist, programme maker and a social advocate.

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  • 20 May 2019

    Emily Ansenk appointed as Holland Festival's new director

    The Holland Festival’s supervisory board has named Emily Ansenk its new general director as of 1 September. Like the current director, Ansenk will be responsible for the festival’s artistic and business policies. Ansenk will succeed Annet Lekkerkerker, who is leaving the festival at the end of June 2019 after ten years.

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  • 18 February 2019

    Bill T. Jones appointed Associate Artist 2020

    The famous choreographer, director, writer and dancer Bill T. Jones (1952, Bunnell, Florida) will be the associate artist for the Holland Festival 2020. Bill T. Jones will succeed Faustin Linyekula and William Kentridge, who are jointly fulfilling this role for the 2019 festival.

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