“Where Haute Cuisine and the dancers of Codarts Rotterdam come together”
In November 2017 Holland Dance Festival and Sofitel Legend The Grand Amsterdam together organize Holland Dance Festival @ The Grand: an exclusive event where haute cuisine and dance come together. The magnificent hotel The Grand will be the backdrop for this performance. As the former headquarters of the Dutch Admiralty and town hall of Amsterdam, this hotel has a rich history. It was here, 50 years ago, that former queen Beatrix was married by the municipality in the impressive Council Chamber.
Holland Dance Festival @ The Grand
In the Council Chamber, built in 1926, we will present an unforgettable dinner with wonderful dance, the guests will be seated at tables around the dancers. The performance will consist of various choreographies by top choreographers like Jirí Kylián and Stephen Shropshire, danced by the young dancers of Codarts Rotterdam, the international hotspot for contemporary dance.
International group of young dancers of Codarts Rotterdam
A carefully selected group of international young dancers of Codarts Rotterdam will take you on a thrilling dance journey. This challenging program will not only showcase the versatility of these talented dancers, but it is also a mesmerizing collage of styles of choreography. This scintillating show offers everything: from new works that have been especially created for the dancers to existing, world famous repertory by top choreographers.
Dinner by Michelin star chef Andrès Delpeut
A delicious dinner will be served in the meantime, under the supervision of Michelin star chef Andrès Delpeut. Delpeut describes his dishes as ‘ classic, traditional dishes with international influences and a unique twist; surprising combinations that make sense”.
A diverse evening for dance connoisseurs and those who are just discovering dance: live the legend!