Agenda

Alternative Guide to Rotterdam

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Tue 07 April

Club d’Ans

Looking for a short improve dance course to boost this spring season? Join Club d’Ans!

Wed 08 April

Movement Class

On April 8th, Jessica van Rüschen teaches the Movement Class. During the Movement Class you’ll work on body awareness and the creation of your own movement language.

Wed 01 April

Movement Class

On March 25th and April 1st choreographer Giulio D’Anna teaches the Movement Class. The class is dedicated to his latest research DATA of which the first results will be presented in a combined studiopresentation-program on April 3-5.

Thu 09 April

Workshop DIY Textile Printing + Introduction to FUROSHIKI

JOIN US FOR A FUN EVENING learning about printing, and creating your own stamps and stencils to experiment with patterns and shapes on textiles.

Sat 28 March

a Book Within a Book

A book collage workshop. Join and create unique book-objects departing from existing books!

Sun 29 March

Eastern swimming for the Dutch Cancer Society!

Do you enjoy swimming or do you have or know children that love swimming and want to see the Eastern Bunny hiding his chocolate eggs? Then we invite you on the 29th of March from 13:00 till 15:00 to bring your friends and family to the “Oostelijk Swimmingpool”.

Sun 29 March

Eastern swimming for the Dutch Cancer Society

Do you enjoy swimming or do you have or know children that love swimming and want to see the Eastern Bunny hiding his chocolate eggs? Then we invite you on the 29th of March from 13:00 till 15:00 to bring your friends and family to the “Oostelijk Swimmingpool”.

Sat 21 March

Parfum de BoemBoem presents: Back on track with judoka Marhinde Verkerk

The Rotterdam judoka Marhinde Verkerk was number 1 in the world ranking, when she got seriously injured and therefore had to skip the World Cup. During a Parfum de BoemBoem-bicycle tour on Saturday, March 21 Marhinde Verkerk gives an insight into the heavy process she went through last year after tearing her wrapper. The physical locations in Rotterdam, which were crucial to her career and recovery, form the route of the tour.

Thu 02 April

MELT

Poetry, music and dance comes together at MELT. It is a fresh and new concept. Roots & Routes will launch the first edition of MELT on april the 2th.

Sat 14 March

Rotterdam Roller Derby vs. Lutece Destroyeuses (Double Header A/B)

On 14 March, Rotterdam Roller Derby takes on the ladies from Lutece Destroyeuses in one legendary double header. The A teams have already met once before and the Honeys are seeking their revenge. It’s a first timer for the B teams, but sparks will fly, we’re sure.

The Rotterdam vs. Paris showdown is happening in Rotterdam, so… you’re coming, right?

Thu 05 March

Rotterdam Late Night #21

Every first Thursday of the month WORM presents the Rotterdam Late Night. Host of the show is writer Ernest van der Kwast. Guests of this edition are: traditional advertising painter Willem Kerssemeijer, 80-year-old bon vivant Frans Vogel, art historian Wilma Sütö, the Rotterdam based band Winterdagen and DJ duo Spectacular Spectacular.

Sat 21 March

The Night Shift

Attention all procrastinators and night owls (you know who you are)! Work overtime on your own short story or novel in a literary stimulating environment (with drinks!), share your hard toil with fellow writers and receive tips and feedback from a professional writing teacher. For the ones who rather receive a writing exercise for the night, we’ll bring an analog writing generator (bearing striking similarities to our professional writing teacher). Check http://www.thewritersguide.nl for more information.

Time: 22.00 – 04.00 hrs.

Entrance: 25, -

Common language: Dutch, but English texts are allowed

Wed 04 March

Movement Class + Open rehearsal SENSES

On March 4th choreographer Loïc Perela kicks off a new series of Movement Classes in Dansateliers. This special first edition of the class is combined with an open rehearsal of Loïc’s new creation SENSES. SENSES will premiere on March 19th in the Rotterdamse Schouwburg.

Sat 07 March

Movement Class + Open rehearsal SENSES

On March 4th choreographer Loïc Perela kicks of a new series of Movement Classes. The special first edition of the class is combined with an open rehearsal of Loïc’s new creation SENSES. SENSES will premiere on March 19th in the Rotterdamse Schouwburg.

Sat 21 February

Rotterdam Roller Derby - Open Training

Come rock the track with us, make some new friends and learn all you ever wanted to know about roller derby.

Thu 02 April

NIChE flower course APRIL

Each month you can follow the NIChE flower course on four thursday nights. You will learn 1) hand-binding, 2) styling a vase 3) arranging a centerpiece 4) making a fresh garland. Dates in march are: 2, 9, 16, 23 april 2015, 19:30-21:00. At the flowershop we work with seasonal flowers which you take home. Costs €150, with nice tea/coffee and pie!

Thu 05 March

NIChE flower course MARCH

Each month you can follow the NIChE flower course on four thursday nights. You will learn 1) hand-binding, 2) styling a vase 3) arranging a centerpiece 4) making a fresh garland. Dates in march are: 5, 12, 19, 26 march 2015, 19:30-21:00. At the flowershop we work with seasonal flowers which you take home. Costs €150, with nice tea/coffee and pie!

Wed 04 February

Checkpoint Charlie | The strength of the political cartoons

The attack on Charlie Hebdo has demonstrated the power of cartoons. How can cartoons incite people to murder? This Checkpoint is looking for the secret of political cartoons. What makes a strong cartoon? Can cartoonists go too far? And in what tradition can we place Charlie Hebdo?

Other

Design and make you own clothes!

Modelessen is a sewing course wich main purpose is to teach a combination of sewing techniques and pattern making. Creating your own designs is a very important aspect of the class.

Sun 01 February

Studiopresentations Dansateliers

On Friday January 30 and Saturday 31st at 20:30 and Sunday Februari 1st at 17:00 choreographers Liat Waysbort and Katerina Dietzova present the result of a short research-period they had in Dansateliers. After the studiopresentations you are more than welcome to share thoughts with the makers.