Nationale Opera & Ballet


Ballet Barre 7 with Dutch National Ballet

In this intense and difficult times it’s important stay safe, but also to stay in shape! Therefore we’ve developed a few ‘ballet classes’ for our dancers, but you can join from your living room as well. Ernst Meisner, artistic coordinator of the Junior Company, teaches this barre and pianist Rex Lobo accompanies him on the […]

Tuturial 1 – Tendu

From today on we will share a new #tuturial every week. In these videos, dancer Wendeline Wijkstra explains a dance move that you can practice at home! We start with the fundamental ’tendu’. Break a figurative(!) leg and share your version of the ‘tendu’, mentioning by tagging us! But seriously, please be careful. Show us […]
Tosca: Introduction – Dutch National Opera

DNO Tosca

Want to learn more about the opera and this production? Watch the video introduction to Puccini’s Tosca: (with English subtitles) This Sunday, April 19th at 7pm (CET), you can enjoy a beautiful performance of Tosca with the Koninklijk Concertgebouw Orkest conducted by Riccardo Chailly, with Bryn Terfel, Catherine Malfitano and Richard Margison in the […]

Ballerina dances in the empty streets of Amsterdam

Stay strong. In distance we will find each other in new ways. Nothing can stop us from showing beauty, kindness and love. Keep dancing and stay safe. #artconnectsusall #keepondancing This video was created by filmmaker Sasho Pramatarov, featuring Marc Daniel van Biemen and “our” own Floor Eimers, with new music from Bob Zimmerman. Credits Music […]