Calendar

Jan 20, 2019
  |  OperAparty  |  
Deventer

Production: POCKET OPERA presents: OperAparty. POCKET OPERA stands for an evening grand OPERA! Do you like opera and fancy a party? Ball scenes, beautiful dresses and beautiful arias? Pocket Opera makes it happen in this new performance. With romantic music from operas by Verdi and Donizetti, intrigues and political scheming. Pocket Opera has been successfully working for several years to bring opera in the smaller venuesPart: Bauwien van der Meer: soprano, Mitchell Sandler, baritone, Gerard Legeland, bas and Caecilia Boschman (piano)(Pocket Opera)Date: January 20 2019Time: 15:00Venue: Deventer Schouwburg, Leeuwenbrug 2, DeventerFee: €16,50Links: Deventer Schouwburg, Pocket Opera and Flyer OperAparty

Feb 3, 2019
  |  OperAparty  |  
Nieuwegein

Production: Amuze matinee: POCKET OPERA presents: OperAparty. POCKET OPERA stands for an evening grand OPERA! Do you like opera and fancy a party? Ball scenes, beautiful dresses and beautiful arias? Pocket Opera makes it happen in this new performance. With romantic music from operas by Verdi and Donizetti, intrigues and political scheming. Pocket Opera has been successfully working for several years to bring opera in the smaller venuesPart: Bauwien van der Meer: soprano, Mitchell Sandler, baritone, Gerard Legeland, bas and Caecilia Boschman (piano)(Pocket Opera)Date: February 3 2019Time: 16:00Venue: Theater de Kom, Stadsplein 6, NieuwegeinFee: €20,00Links: Theater de Kom, Pocket Opera and Flyer OperAparty

Feb 10, 2019
  |  OperAparty  |  
Roosendaal

Production: Amuze matinee: POCKET OPERA presents: OperAparty. POCKET OPERA stands for an evening grand OPERA! Do you like opera and fancy a party? Ball scenes, beautiful dresses and beautiful arias? Pocket Opera makes it happen in this new performance. With romantic music from operas by Verdi and Donizetti, intrigues and political scheming. Pocket Opera has been successfully working for several years to bring opera in the smaller venuesPart: Bauwien van der Meer: soprano, Mitchell Sandler, baritone, Gerard Legeland, bas and Caecilia Boschman (piano)(Pocket Opera)Date: February 10 2019Time: 15:00Venue: Theater de Kring Roosendaal, Kerkstraat 1, RoosendaalFee: €19,75, including drinksLinks: Theater de Kring Roosendaal, Pocket Opera and Flyer OperAparty

Mar 15, 2019
  |  Fantastic Women  |  
The Hague

Production: Pride. Beautiful. Passive. Funny. Male. Ugly. Victim. Offender. Sexy. Bizarre. Angry. Weak. Whore. Strong. Fragile. Fantastic. In Fantastic women, an international company of ten women shows in ten new songs the absurd reality of femininity. In a deconstructed song recital (vocals and piano), soprano Bauwien van der Meer and pianist Caecilia Boschman claim a place for themselves, for the ten women who wrote the music for this performance and for all women worldwide. Bauwien van der Meer is the creator of the project Fantastic Women. During the November Music festival in Den Bosch it will have its premiere. With compositions of: Aleksandra Bajde, Rozalie Hirs, Anda Kryezin, Renske Vrolijk, Kate Moore, Georgia Nicolaou, Barbara Okma, Annelies van Parys, Calliope Tsoupaki, Yiran ZhaoPart: Bauwien van der Meer: soprano, Caecilia Boschman: piano, Jorinde Keesmaat: director and Desiree van Gelderen: light, Sammy Van den Heuvel: decor and Robin de Bruijn: dramaturgyDate: March 15 2019Venue: Korzo Theater, Prinsestraat 42, The HagueLinks: Fantastic Women, Korzo Theater and Flyer Fantastic Women

Mar 17, 2019
  |  OperAparty  |  
Amsterdam

Production: Amuze matinee: POCKET OPERA presents: OperAparty. POCKET OPERA stands for an evening grand OPERA! Do you like opera and fancy a party? Ball scenes, beautiful dresses and beautiful arias? Pocket Opera makes it happen in this new performance. With romantic music from operas by Verdi and Donizetti, intrigues and political scheming. Pocket Opera has been successfully working for several years to bring opera in the smaller venuesPart: Bauwien van der Meer: soprano, Mitchell Sandler, baritone, Gerard Legeland, bas and Caecilia Boschman (piano)(Pocket Opera)Date: March 17 2019Time: 15:00Venue: Theater De Meervaart, Meer en Vaart 300, AmsterdamFee: €15,00-€20,00Links: Theater De Meervaart, Pocket Opera and Flyer OperAparty

Mar 24, 2019
  |  Fantastic Women  |  
Tilburg

Production: Pride. Beautiful. Passive. Funny. Male. Ugly. Victim. Offender. Sexy. Bizarre. Angry. Weak. Whore. Strong. Fragile. Fantastic. In Fantastic women, an international company of ten women shows in ten new songs the absurd reality of femininity. In a deconstructed song recital (vocals and piano), soprano Bauwien van der Meer and pianist Caecilia Boschman claim a place for themselves, for the ten women who wrote the music for this performance and for all women worldwide. Bauwien van der Meer is the creator of the project Fantastic Women. During the November Music festival in Den Bosch it will have its premiere. With compositions of: Aleksandra Bajde, Rozalie Hirs, Anda Kryezin, Renske Vrolijk, Kate Moore, Georgia Nicolaou, Barbara Okma, Annelies van Parys, Calliope Tsoupaki, Yiran ZhaoPart: Bauwien van der Meer: soprano, Caecilia Boschman: piano, Jorinde Keesmaat: director and Desiree van Gelderen: light, Sammy Van den Heuvel: decor and Robin de Bruijn: dramaturgyDate: March 24 2019Time: 13:30 - 14:00Venue: De Pont, Wilhelminapark 1, TilburgLinks: Fantastic Women, De Pont and Flyer Fantastic Women

Mar 24, 2019
  |  Fantastic Women  |  
Tilburg

Production: Pride. Beautiful. Passive. Funny. Male. Ugly. Victim. Offender. Sexy. Bizarre. Angry. Weak. Whore. Strong. Fragile. Fantastic. In Fantastic women, an international company of ten women shows in ten new songs the absurd reality of femininity. In a deconstructed song recital (vocals and piano), soprano Bauwien van der Meer and pianist Caecilia Boschman claim a place for themselves, for the ten women who wrote the music for this performance and for all women worldwide. Bauwien van der Meer is the creator of the project Fantastic Women. During the November Music festival in Den Bosch it will have its premiere. With compositions of: Aleksandra Bajde, Rozalie Hirs, Anda Kryezin, Renske Vrolijk, Kate Moore, Georgia Nicolaou, Barbara Okma, Annelies van Parys, Calliope Tsoupaki, Yiran ZhaoPart: Bauwien van der Meer: soprano, Caecilia Boschman: piano, Jorinde Keesmaat: director and Desiree van Gelderen: light, Sammy Van den Heuvel: decor and Robin de Bruijn: dramaturgyDate: March 24 2019Time: 14:30 - 15:00Venue: De Pont, Wilhelminapark 1, TilburgLinks: Fantastic Women, De Pont and Flyer Fantastic Women

Mar 29, 2019
  |  Petite Messe Solennelle van Rossini  |  
Hengelo

Production: The four members of Quatre Bouches form the soloist quartet in the popular Petite Messe Solennelle of the opera composer Gioacchino Rossini at the spring concert of the Christelijk Oratorium Vereniging (Christian Oratorio Association)Part: Bauwien van der Meer: soprano, Petra Ehrismann, alto, Gerben Houba, tenor, Michel Poels, bas (Quatre Bouches), , Ellen Zijm, accordion and Inge Lulofs, pianoDate: March 29 2019Venue: Kristalkerk, P.C. Hooftlaan 210, HengeloFee: 29,50 eurosLinks: de Twents Christelijk Oratorium Vereniging and Quatre Bouches

Mar 30, 2019
  |  Petite Messe Solennelle van Rossini  |  
Oldenzaal

Production: The four members of Quatre Bouches form the soloist quartet in the popular Petite Messe Solennelle of the opera composer Gioacchino Rossini at the spring concert of the Christelijk Oratorium Vereniging (Christian Oratorio Association)Part: Bauwien van der Meer: soprano, Petra Ehrismann, alto, Gerben Houba, tenor, Michel Poels, bas (Quatre Bouches), , Ellen Zijm, accordion and Inge Lulofs, pianoDate: March 30 2019Venue: Hofkerk, Hofmeijerstraat 1, OldenzaalFee: 29,50 eurosLinks: de Twents Christelijk Oratorium Vereniging and Quatre Bouches

Mar 31, 2019
  |  OperAparty  |  
Winterswijk

Production: Amuze matinee: POCKET OPERA presents: OperAparty. POCKET OPERA stands for an evening grand OPERA! Do you like opera and fancy a party? Ball scenes, beautiful dresses and beautiful arias? Pocket Opera makes it happen in this new performance. With romantic music from operas by Verdi and Donizetti, intrigues and political scheming. Pocket Opera has been successfully working for several years to bring opera in the smaller venuesPart: Bauwien van der Meer: soprano, Mitchell Sandler, baritone, Gerard Legeland, bas and Caecilia Boschman (piano)(Pocket Opera)Date: March 31 2019Time: 14:30Venue: Theater De Storm, Haitsma Mulierweg 11, WinterswijkFee: €21,50Links: Theater De Storm, Pocket Opera and Flyer OperAparty

Apr 12, 2019
  |  Stabat Mater of Antonin Dvorák  |  
Utrecht

Production: Stabat Mater van Antonin Dvorák by the Utrechtse Oratorium vereniging (Utrecht Oratorium association) with the Promenade Orchestra and soloists led by Roel Vogel. Experienced choristers and singers are invited to sing along as a project singer, for interest, see websitePart: Bauwien van der Meer: sopranoDate: April 12 2019Time: 15:00Venue: St. Aloysiuskerk, Adriaen van Ostadelaan 4, UtrechtLinks: Utrechtse Oratorium vereniging

Apr 14, 2019
  |  OperAparty  |  
The Hague

Production: Amuze matinee: POCKET OPERA presents: OperAparty. POCKET OPERA stands for an evening grand OPERA! Do you like opera and fancy a party? Ball scenes, beautiful dresses and beautiful arias? Pocket Opera makes it happen in this new performance. With romantic music from operas by Verdi and Donizetti, intrigues and political scheming. Pocket Opera has been successfully working for several years to bring opera in the smaller venuesPart: Bauwien van der Meer: soprano, Mitchell Sandler, baritone, Gerard Legeland, bas and Caecilia Boschman (piano)(Pocket Opera)Date: April 14 2019Time: 15:00Venue: Koninklijke Schouwburg, Korte Voorhout 3, The HagueFee: €17,50-€21,00Links: Koninklijke Schouwburg, Pocket Opera and Flyer OperAparty

May 18, 2019
  |  Fantastic Women  |  
Rotterdam

Production: Pride. Beautiful. Passive. Funny. Male. Ugly. Victim. Offender. Sexy. Bizarre. Angry. Weak. Whore. Strong. Fragile. Fantastic. In Fantastic women, an international company of ten women shows in ten new songs the absurd reality of femininity. In a deconstructed song recital (vocals and piano), soprano Bauwien van der Meer and pianist Caecilia Boschman claim a place for themselves, for the ten women who wrote the music for this performance and for all women worldwide. Bauwien van der Meer is the creator of the project Fantastic Women. During the November Music festival in Den Bosch it will have its premiere. With compositions of: Aleksandra Bajde, Rozalie Hirs, Anda Kryezin, Renske Vrolijk, Kate Moore, Georgia Nicolaou, Barbara Okma, Annelies van Parys, Calliope Tsoupaki, Yiran ZhaoPart: Bauwien van der Meer: soprano, Caecilia Boschman: piano, Jorinde Keesmaat: director and Desiree van Gelderen: light, Sammy Van den Heuvel: decor and Robin de Bruijn: dramaturgyDate: May 18 2019Venue: Stadsschouwburg Rotterdam, Schouwburgplein 25, RotterdamLinks: Fantastic Women, Operadagen Rotterdam and Flyer Fantastic Women

May 25, 2019
  |  I Solisti - De Staat van Louis Andriessen  |  
Amsterdam

Production: As part of the Andriessen Festival Highlights, De Staat (1976) is performed by I Solisti del Vento under the direction of Etienne Siebens. The highly personal mix of Stravinsky, American minimal music, European avant-garde and jazz caused a shockwave in the international music world. Also performed is M for Man, Music, Mozart by Andriessen and Remote Places by Martijn PaddingPart: Bauwien van der Meer: sopranoDate: May 25 2019Time: 20:15 - 22:00 (including break)Venue: Muziekgebouw aan 't IJ, Piet Heinkade 1, AmsterdamFee: 12,50 euro - 37,00 eurosLinks: Muziekgebouw aan t' IJ

May 26, 2019
  |  Anaïs Nin en Odysseus'Women van Louis Andriessen  |  
Amsterdam

Production: As part of the Andriessen Festival Highlights Anaïs Nin en Odysseus'Women is specially revived. In 2016, theater maker Jorinde Keesmaat put together two distinctive works by Andriessen in one piece: the rarely performed Odysseus' Women for four female voices and synthesizer and the famous Anaïs Nin. The desire of the mythical Odysseus combined with the desire of the legendary Anaïs Nin. In collaboration with Center for Contemporary Opera in New York. Performed by Nieuw Amsterdams Peil Anaïs NinPart: Bauwien van der Meer: soprano (Odysseus' Women), Petra Ehrismann (Odysseus' Women), Maggie Finnegan (Odysseus' Women), Lise Willems (Odysseus' Women), Augusta Caso (Anaïs Nin), Jorinde Keesmaat, direction, Koen Bollen, dramaturgy, Ascon de Nijs, design, Jurjen Alkema, video design, Wijnand van der Horst, Light, Koen Keve - PME Técnica, sound designDate: May 26 2019Time: 15:00 - 16:30Venue: Muziekgebouw aan 't IJ, Piet Heinkade 1, AmsterdamFee: 12,50 euro - 34,00 eurosLinks: Muziekgebouw aan t' IJ

May 26, 2019
  |  Anaïs Nin en Odysseus'Women van Louis Andriessen  |  
Amsterdam

Production: As part of the Andriessen Festival Highlights Anaïs Nin en Odysseus'Women is specially revived. In 2016, theater maker Jorinde Keesmaat put together two distinctive works by Andriessen in one piece: the rarely performed Odysseus' Women for four female voices and synthesizer and the famous Anaïs Nin. The desire of the mythical Odysseus combined with the desire of the legendary Anaïs Nin. In collaboration with Center for Contemporary Opera in New York. Performed by Nieuw Amsterdams Peil Anaïs NinPart: Bauwien van der Meer: soprano (Odysseus' Women), Petra Ehrismann (Odysseus' Women), Maggie Finnegan (Odysseus' Women), Lise Willems (Odysseus' Women), Augusta Caso (Anaïs Nin), Jorinde Keesmaat, direction, Koen Bollen, dramaturgy, Ascon de Nijs, design, Jurjen Alkema, video design, Wijnand van der Horst, Light, Koen Keve - PME Técnica, sound designDate: May 26 2019Time: 20:15 - 21:30Venue: Muziekgebouw aan 't IJ, Piet Heinkade 1, AmsterdamFee: 12,50 euro - 34,00 eurosLinks: Muziekgebouw aan t' IJ

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