NEWS: Director in Residence at National Sawdust – New York

11 februari 2020

categorie Opera

Jorinde becomes Director in Residence at National Sawdust – New York Incredibly honoured to become director in residence at National Sawdust in Brooklyn as part of her second Fast Forward Grant given by the Dutch Fund for the Arts. Jorinde is very much looking forward to deepen her professional career and being surrounded by so many talented and […]

Shape shifters – Pekka Kuusisto & Mahler Chamber Orchestra

11 februari 2020

categorie Concert

Shape shifters is a collaborative performance between violinist and adventurer Pekka Kuustisto, musicians of the Mahler Chamber Orchestra, international music students, stage director Jorinde Keesmaat and light designer Desiree van Gelderen. Today we are looking for a high degree for meaning, for deepening relationships and for spiritual symbols that can give us guidance. Also the […]

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Die Zauberflöte – WA Mozart

19 juli 2019

categorie Opera

Die Zauberflöte – WA Mozart Trailer: https://youtu.be/N-dxA4B93IU Die Zauberflöte gaat in de kern niet over de man – vrouw verhouding, Mozart laat Pamina immers als eerste de vuur en waterproef doorstaan en geeft ook Pamina de kans zich te ontwikkelen. Die Zauberflöte gaat over hoe je als mens autonomie kunt verwerven. Je losweken van vooroordelen, het ontwikkelen van […]

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Odysseus’ Women + Anais Nin Opera trailer

18 juli 2019

categorie Opera

Anais Nin & Odysseus’ Women – an opera installation Cast: Augusta  Caso – Anais Nin Katharine Dain/Maggie Finnegan Lisa Willems Bauwien van der Meer Petra Ehrisman Musicians: Nieuw Amsterdams Peil Heleen Hulst & Gerard Bouwhuis – artistic leaders Louis Andriessen – composer Jorinde Keesmaat – concept & stage director Ascon de Nijs – set & costume design Koen […]

Chimera

10 januari 2019

categorie Geen categorie, Opera

Upcoming pre – premiere of the new opera Chimera @ FERUS Festival at National Sawdust in New York The FERUS festival is an annual showcase of untamed voices. Presenting the latest in cutting–edge new music with an emphasis on performances that push the envelope, the festival invites artists to perform their newest work in music, […]

L’enfant et les sortilèges

27 december 2018

categorie Opera

Belgian National Orchestra and BOZAR: MAURICE RAVEL L’ENFANT ET LES SORTILÈGES Libretto: Colette Crescendo Magazine: ‘The show is made with simplicity and intelligence. The staging takes full advantage of the hall Henry Le Boeuf is provoking, on several occasions, astonishes the public.’ Photos: (c) Veerle Vercauteren for Belgian National Orchestra Otto Tausk: direction Jorinde Keesmaat: […]

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Fantastic Women

8 oktober 2018

categorie Opera

Premiere 9 november @ November Music “We still play a role to feel truly feminine, the role that fits modern society’s image of women” Fantastic Women is a music theatre installation in sound and image. Ten international female composers were asked to write a song about being a woman in times like these and what […]

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To Be Sung

9 juli 2018

categorie Geen categorie, Opera

PRESS Opera wire: ‘It was an incredible mix of movement and singing that shocked the audience and gave depth to Dusapin’s composition, while uncovering the core intimacy of Stein’s relationship to her lover.’ ‘To be sung in the top 5 operas to see in North America!’ Center for Contemporary Opera presents: To Be Sung “She […]

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Interview Harper’s Bazaar

14 mei 2018

categorie Opera

 

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Interview Elsevier

4 september 2017

categorie Opera