Past events

Stichting Perdu - Nieuwe poster dso
14 Apr at 14:00 | deur open: 13:30 start voorstelling: 14:00 Tickets Standaard: €12,50 Student: €7,50 taal: Nederlands

De Driestuiversopera

Talenten uit diverse disciplines komen 13 en 14 april samen om een Nederlandse versie van Brecht en Weill's parodische en maatschappijkritische Dreigroschenoper ten tonele te brengen.

Stichting Perdu - Nieuwe poster dso
13 Apr at 20:00 | Deur open: 19:30 Start voorstelling: 20:00 Tickets Standaard: €12,50 Studenten: €7,50 Taal: Nederlands

De Driestuiversopera

Talenten uit diverse disciplines komen 13 en 14 april samen om een Nederlandse versie van Brecht en Weill's parodische en maatschappijkritische Dreigroschenoper ten tonele te brengen.
Stichting Perdu - Nieuwe poster dso
13 Apr at 14:00 | Deur open: 13:30 Start voorstelling: 14:00 Tickets standaard: €12,50 studenten: €7,50 taal: Nederlands

De Driestuiversopera

Talenten uit diverse disciplines komen 13 en 14 april samen om een Nederlandse versie van Brecht en Weill's parodische en maatschappijkritische Dreigroschenoper ten tonele te brengen.
Stichting Perdu - Gilliams-maurice
11 Apr at 20:00 | Walk-in from 19:30 Tickets: Regular €12.50, Livestream €8. Language: Dutch | Guest programme

De Biografie in Psychoanalyse: Weerspiegeld in een waterglas, Maurice Gilliams 1900-1982

The fourth and final evening in the new season of the successful series THE BIOGRAPHY IN PSYCHOANALYSE. Annette Portegies will talk about her biography 'Weerspiegeld in een waterglas, Maurice Gilliams 1900-1982' (Athenaeum, 2022).
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05 Apr at 20:00 | Walk-in from 19:30. Language: Dutch Tickets: Regular €12.50, Student €10, Livestream €6. Language: Dutch. | Poetry reading

Vers van het Mes in Amsterdam

With David Alberti, Lotte Brown, Benjamin De Roover and Annemarie van der Meulen. Host: Anne Bosveld.
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24 Mar at 15:00 | Free programme Language: Dutch | Other

twee nieuwe gedichten / F. van Dixhoorn

Presentation of 2 new bundles by F. van Dixhoorn with Arjen Duinker, Joost Oomen, Kees ’t Hart, Samuel Vriezen and F. van Dixhoorn of course!
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16 Mar at 20:00 | Walk-in from 19:30 start program: 20:00 Tickets: standard: €15,- student: €12,50 Language: Afrikaans, Dutch and English

Poetic Reflections: A Multilingual Evening

Experience a rich, multilingual tapestry of poetry with Alwyn Roux, Tom Dreyer, Hannah van Binsbergen, and Nachoem Wijnberg at Perdu's Poetic Reflections..
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15 Mar at 20:00 | Walk-in from 19:30 Language: Dutch Tickets: Regular €12.50, Student €10, Livestream €6.

The ecological system

Poet/composer Rozalie Hirs and writer/artist Miek Zwamborn will dive into the subjects that keep surfacing in their practices. Interviewed by Anneke Brassinga.
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14 Mar at 20:00 | Walk-in from 19:30. Bar open until 23:00. Tickets: Regular €13.50, Students, Stadspas en 65+ € 11, Livestream €9. Language: Dutch.

Schaamte op de Werkvloer

The third in a series of four evenings about the theme of 'Shame.' Organised by Stichting Breukvlakken in close collaboration with Stichting Perdu. With Erik Koenen & Aukje Nauta and contributions by Elke Geurts & Luan Buleshkaj. Moderator: Christien Brinkgreve.
Stichting Perdu - Vlerk
01 Mar at 20:00 | Walk-in from 19:30. Tickets: Regular €12.50, Student €10, Livestream €6. Language: Dutch.

Poëzie Integraal: VLERK

With poetry by Idwer de la Parra and music by composer Heleen Van Haegenborgh. Host: asha karami.
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29 Feb at 18:00 | Language: English. Tickets: €5.

Poetry for Palestine

A joint poetry reading in Perdu's bookshop by Shira Wolfe en Amir Abualrob, in solidarity with the Palestinian people.
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23 Feb at 20:00 | Walk-in from 19:30. Tickets: Regular €12.50, Student €10, Livestream €6. Language: Dutch & English.

I call upon you

To celebrate the publication of 'Virgula' in English, Perdu has the pleasure of hosting Sasja Janssen, Anne Vegter, Michele Hutchison and Jess Chandler. Hosted by Oliver Taylor. In partnership with Prototype Publishing.
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16 Feb at 19:30 | Walk-in from 19:00. Language: Mainly in Dutch and English. Tickets: Regular: €12.50, Student/Stadspas/CJP €10, Livestream €6.

30+30 Dichtersmarathon 2024

Every year Perdu organises the ultimate cross-section of Dutch-language poetry: no fewer than 30 poets in 3 hours. Only interrupted by one break, not by announcements, bio or bibliographical information.
Stichting Perdu - Simons-ida
15 Feb at 20:00 | Walk-in from 19:30. Tickets: Regular €12.50, Livestream €8. Language: Dutch.

Biography and Psychoanalysis: Ida Simons. Pianist, writer, survivor

Mieke Tillema talks about her biography 'Ida Simons. Pianiste, schrijfster, overlevende' (Cossee, 2021). With psychiatrist/psychoanalytic psychotherapist Greet Kuipers. Moderator is Annelies van Hees.
Stichting Perdu - Come fly with me promotiebeeld
11 Feb at 15:00 | Doors open: 14:30 Start performance: 15:00 Language: Dutch Tickets: E19,-

Come Fly with Me

A comic autobiographical performance with honest tales from Sam's personal life.

Performance: Sam Eggenhuizen
Music: Ben van Daal
Stage direction: Annemieke Ros
Dramaturgy and production: Dana Bezemer and Sam Eggenhuizen
Set: Sam Eggenhuizen with support from HB Staging
Stichting Perdu - Oulipo en route!
08 Feb at 19:30 | Doors open 19:00. Tickets: €12.50. Language: Dutch.

Oulipo en route!

A lecture programme full of images by monshouwer editions and bradwolff projects.
With: Lisa Huissoon, Guido van de Wiel, and Carel Blotkamp. Mystery guest Nishiko - Marc Nagtzaam & Stephan Keppel.
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02 Feb at 20:00 - 11 Feb at 22:00 | Walk-in from 19:30. Tickets: Regular €12.50, Student €10, Livestrem €6. Language: Dutch.

ochtendgebed voor als het nog donker is

Poets Veva Leye, Caroline Ruijgrok, Betül Sefika, Simone Atangana Bekono en Tabea Nixdorff will search for how a poem becomes a body through newly-created works. Hosted by Anne Bosveld.
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25 Jan at 20:00 | Doors open at 19:30. Tickets: Regular €15, Student €12.50, Livestream €6. Language: Dutch.

Why Do We Read in English?

As part of Poetry Week, SLAA and Perdu present an evening on Thursday 25 January around the importance of literary translation. The programme will be moderated by Elte Rauch.
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21 Jan at 15:00 | Tickets: 15,- Doors open: 14:30 Start performance: 15:00 Language: Italian with Dutch surtitle

HELL, een theatrical recital for soprano and piano by Boudewijn Tarenskeen

Soprano; Bernadate Astari
Piano; Gerard Bouwhuis
Music; Boudewijn Tarenskeen
Text; Dante Alighieri
Director: Paul Koek
Stichting Perdu - Hell 7790 square lc doek&tekst high res
20 Jan at 20:30 | Tickets: 15,- Doors open: 20:00 Start performance: 20:30 Language: Italian - Dutch surtitle

HELL, a theatrical for soprano and piano by Boudewijn Tarenskeen

Music; Boudewijn Tarenskeen, 2022
Soprano; Bernadeta Astari
Pianist; Gerard Bouwhuis
Directed by Paul Koek
Costume; Patricia Lim
Stichting Perdu - Massproducedobjects
19 Jan at 20:00 | Doors open 19:30. Tickets: Regular €12.50, student €10, livestream €6. Language: English.

Mass Produced Objects

An evening of performative readings, video and sound works by students of the MA Critical Studies at Sandberg Instituut, Amsterdam. Hosts: Marija Cetinić and Alec Mateo.
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18 Jan at 20:00 | Walk-in from 19:30. Event ends at 22:00 and the bar is open until 23:00. Tickets: Regular €13.50, Student €11, Livestream €9. Language: Dutch.

Exclusion and Shame

With Wouter Gomperts, Maggie Eybrechts, Valentijn de Heer en Hava Güveli. Moderator is Martine Groen.