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Haarlem celebrates culture

This autumn there is extra to experience in Haarlem! Our theaters the Stadsschouwburg and Toneelschuur are celebrating their birthday and offer a special party program.


8 September
Haarlem Culture Festival (start of cultural season, open house cultural institutions), including Open Monument Day and Culture Night. Opening of Culture Night and Haarlem at 8 pm Culture with performance Merlijn Twaalfhoven and 100 musicians (Grote Markt)

September 9th
Haarlem Culture Festival starts cultural season

8 September to 20 October
Exhibition Marinus Fuit in Art center Haarlem

Sept. 15 - October 14
The Black Madonna: exhibition of 10 artists; Great Bavo Church and De Vishal

16 September
Pentagon Living room festival

September the 17th
Start series 'Dubbelspel' (theater performances) in Stadsschouwburg and De Toneelschuur

September 20
Lecture Ann Demeester (director Frans Hals Museum in open-air theater Caprera, about the relationship between old and new art)

23 to 28 September
Bonte Gala Evening in the theater with famous comedians

September 23
'Architectural healing', De Koepel (former prison); art event until the end of October

28 to 30 September
Haarlem Autumn: visual art manifestation at 10 locations in the city

4 Oct to 31 December
Hals meets Vinci, outdoor photo exhibition of Fjodor Buis

5th of October
Start of Leonardo exhibition in Teylers Museum (until 6 January 2019)

6 October
History Festival in the Philharmonie with Hans Goedkoop, Maarten van Rossem, Herman Pleij, Eva Rovers and Nelleke Noordervliet

October 13
Start exhibition 'Frans Hals and the Modernen' in until 24 February 2019

18 to 21 October
Take me to Church; pop music in churches in collaboration with Patronaat (including Spinvis in the Grote Bavo)

October 23
Classical for children: The Four Seasons with Angela Schijf in the Schouwburg

2 to 4 November
Kunstlijn and Kinderkunstroute

3 to 17 November
Classical concert series at four different locations in the city as part of the 'Leonardo' exhibition at the Teylers Museum

8 to 10 November
Jubilee performance De Toneelschuur: Jack Wouterse with 'De Laatste

November 11
Urban Trail Haarlem: running course through city and (cultural) buildings

13 to 17 November
KRAS - Toneelschuur Productions jubilee performance

November 21st
theatrical performance 'Vasalis, always today' by Van der Vlugt & Co (Toneelschuur)

November 24
Beam This! Media art event where projection art is central

20 to 30 November
Historical location theater in the old town hall of Haarlem, working title 'Hof van Holland'. With reservation and embargo: with co-operation and play by Arthur Japin.

December 6th
Presentation De Toneelschuur: Blood Kiss - Danstheater AYA

December 7th
Presentation De Toneelschuur: Mechanical Ecstasy - Club Guy & Roni

19 December to 6 January
Jubilee family show 'Scrooge' in the Stadschouwburg

21 to 23 December
GOLF festival: 3-day art festival about the interaction between image and sound. With, among other things, live performances and installation art.

27 to 29 December
KRAS - Toneelschuur Productions jubilee performance