A short video impression of ExploreZ 2 from December 2016 in Amsterdam is available here.
About the ExploreZ Festival
Theatre, dance, music, and visual arts with social impact in an international perspective
Upcoming edition 2018: 22 – 30 September, Amsterdam
From 23 to 30 September 2018, ZID organises the international, multidisciplinary festival ExploreZ for the third time, in Amsterdam.
Together, makers, residents and international guests will create a programme with theatre, dance, music and video on various locations throughout the city. The focus will be on different art disciplines and their social impact.
Four special productions will be made for this festival, together with the following guests from abroad: ODIN Teatret (Denmark), Brama Theatre (Poland), POD Teatar (Serbia), and Dar Amsterdam (Morocco).
Special announcement: on 26 September ODIN Teatret will play the performance The Great Cities under the Moon, directed by Eugenio Barba, in Amsterdam. Prior to the performance, invited guests have the opportunity to attend a conversation with Barba. If you’d like to be present, please contact us.
Would you like to have more information, become inspired, participate in a production, present your work or take part in Explo Lab – workshop program? Just send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org or call (+31)(0)20-4888449.
The ExploreZ Festival was developed within the context of the EU project Caravan Next: www.caravanext.eu. ZID represents the Netherlands in this network of theatres and cultural institutions from 14 EU countries. All these organisations make artistic productions that have a social impact.
For more information: www.explorez.nl
The first, or pilot version of ExploreZ was held in Amsterdam from 10 to 13 March 2016. Four days of performances and workshops on various locations. Read the programme brochure here.
The second ExploreZ took place from 12 to 18 December 2016, also in Amsterdam. A full programme of performances, workshops, and conferences was presented at Theater de Meervaart, Podium Mozaiek, the Central Public Library, debate centre Pakhuis de Zwijger, Westside, ZID Theater, and at outdoor locations in Amsterdam West and Nieuw-West. Read the full programme brochure here.
From 25 September to 1 October 2017, a third edition of the festival, a special On Tour version for Serbia, was organised in collaboration with main partners BITEF (Belgrade International Theatre Festival) Polyphony Festival and POD Teatar.