Festival Cement

Festival Cement

Mar 15, 2024Mar 23, 2024
Various locations
Den Bosch
Tickets cost 17,50 euros

Festival Cement is the go-to festival for theatre and choreography in the Netherlands. Nestled in various locations throughout the cosy city of ‘s-Hertogenbosch, also known as Den Bosch, the various events offer unique interplay between audience, artist and performer. 

On March 15-23, Festival Cement treats you to theatre performances by new makers. From slapstick and romcom to shows about addiction and illness, and from circus and dance to musical theatre and concerts - with performances from 21 different makers there is always something to see. Experience it for yourself - get your tickets today!

This year, the festival celebrates its 25th anniversary with an opening that will leave you wanting more, along with a party of the future and a weekend-long pay-what-you-want on March 15-17, where you decide what you pay for a ticket. 

Festival Cement programme 2024

The extensive programme includes many performances that are English spoken or do not require an understanding of any specific language, conveniently labelled Language No Problem. In other words, perfect for expats! 

Here is an overview of outstanding performances that will be featured in this year's Festival Cement programme:

[March 21] Circumstances - GLORIOUS BODIES

Language No Problem / Circus

[March 21] Heintz & Kop - Pascalerf 48

Language No Problem / Visual Theatre

[March 22-23] Simon Bus - Three Studies (for a self-portrait)

Language No Problem / Dance

The Festival Heart

Festival Cement also acts as a meeting place for theatre directors, producers, playwrights, actors, dancers and choreographers. The Festival Heart, or Festivalhart in Dutch, in the conservatory of the Verkadefabriek, offers a temporary home for artists and audiences alike, and an ideal setting to meet, chat with the artists, have a drink or enjoy a meal.

Book your tickets

The ticket sales have started. The most convenient option is to buy your tickets online from the Festival Cement website. Online tickets are available until one hour before the show. During the festival, tickets are also available from the box office at the "Festival Heart". Payment can be made by card only.

Attending Festival Cement