Evening performances

Next edition March 2021!

18:00 - 19:00

The Bucket Boyz

19:00 - 19:30

Opening Ceremony by Snowapple

19:30 - 20:00

Food for thought

Artistic and philosophical reflections on 2020: 75 Years of Freedom

20:00 - 20:30

Melodic and lightly psychedelic

A Journey Through Outsider Art with Dusty Stray: Join Dusty Stray (Amsterdam-based Texan Jonathan Brown's musical moniker) for a unique presentation of some of his favorite outsider artists: their interesting stories, their unusual works and the songs he wrote about them. An intimate, acoustic multi-media performance guaranteed to be both beautiful and disturbing.

20:45 - 21:30

Are you ready to give a big round of applause?

Musician and all-round funny man Wisse Beets and writer-journalist Klaas Knooihuizen broadcast the podcast series ‘Themafeest’. For Jardin Rouge the duo will take to the stage and record a live episode full of facts, stories and music around the theme: ‘applause’.

21:30 - 22:00

Première night!

'Vinex Jesus' is a performance about Jesus and self-made happiness in a prototype city. Jan Modaal and Eltjo Felix present a theatrical narrative containing music, movement and improvised elements.

22:00 - 23:00

It's time for drinks and dance moves

Suwanne's Clit-Club is an alternative mobile and/or pop-up cocktail-bar. She will bring to Jardin Rouge her amazing energy, her music and her discoball!

19:00 - 19:30

Simply amazing

Daan Overgoor writes easy-listening songs in Dutch that mix the themes of birth region, intimate relationship and nature.

19:30 - 20:15

Be surprised and dazzled by the skills of talented Yung-Tuan

Yung-Tuan Ku presents short acts that intertwined virtuoso percussion playing and corky mime. Let's see the fantasies come out from a Hi-hat, a glockenspiel, and more!

20:15 - 21:00

He doesn't play his instrument, he IS his instrument.

Michel Marang presents a multidisciplinary show, where accessible music for clarinet and electronics is performed live against a backdrop of his own photographic sequences.

21:15 - 22:00

You won't find pleasure
Until you've given up on joy

A graceful blend of poetry, jazz and British folk music. The fluid live-music performance of Alabaster dePlume reassures audiences with its sound while challenging them with its lyrics.

22:00 - 23:00

It's time for drinks and dance moves

Suwanne's Clit-Club is an alternative mobile and/or pop-up cocktail-bar. She will bring to Jardin Rouge her amazing energy, her music and her discoball!

19:30 - 20:00

Ana Karina Lombardi

One woman clown act

What is my territory, my space, my scale ? Where are the borders

Ana Karina is a complete artist, mixing cultures and art forms, crossing borders : from Uruguay where she comes from, to the texts of Gabriel Calderon, Brecht, Caryl Churchill and now to Amsterdam! She presents a performance combining her knowledges as director, writer and object theater maker.

20:00 - 21:00

Bernard Massuir (NL, FR)

One man clown and music act

A one-man concerto

Bernard Massuir is the leading man in his 'one-man' concerto 'Salto Vocale'. This artist is at home in all mediums: clown, comedian, singer, sound maker and much more. With his self-produced sounds, he makes beautiful songs that pay homage to of all kinds of music genres.

21:00 - 21:15

Let it all out!

Spons & Draad is a bouncing dada space-punk collective that presents a dangerously danceable show full of passion. They combine rhythms, poetry, free jazz, and are driven by the energy of the audience.

21:15 - 22:15

A surrealist and dreamlike cabaret

A magical surreal comedy, about a travelling band with a suitcase full of philosophical questions about life. The trilingual music takes you into the world of an opera diva, a Mexican street musician and a lost mime actress.

18:30 - 19:30

Age is just a number….or is it?

‘Mathilde: Scenes from a Nursing Home’ is a tragi-comedy about the hardships of getting very old. In his own brutal, ruthless but poetic way, Neville Tranter confronts the audience with their fears and dreams, urges and desires, personified via life-sized talking puppets.

19:30 - 20:00

Get your feet on the dance floor

Disco records as you've never heard them before!

20:00 - 20:15

Singer songwriter from Amsterdam with Turkish roots

After singing covers in several music groups for years, Dilara focuses on her own work now. She expresses her feelings and thoughts in her music, a mix of Turkish and English songs.

20:15 - 20:45

4 Lunas

Snowapple presents their set '4 Lunas', featuring old songs, new songs, moving soundscapes, unexpected melodies and theatrical elements.

20:45 - 21:00

Get your feet on the dance floor

Disco records as you have never heard before!

21:00 - 22:00

Seductive, hypnotising and colourful live-music improvisations

Afrogrooves is a growing community of people who share great affection and curiosity for West-African music. During their open-jam sessions they explore and celebrate the mesmerising vibrations of afrobeat, afrofunk and highlife.

22:00 - 22:15

Pretty Propaganda, my way of creating change in an aesthetic humoristic way

Louis(e) de Ville scandalises stages across Europe, performing regularly as a femme, a king, and everything in between. A classically trained actress and gender activist, she embraced burlesque as her preferred medium, once she realised that people pay much more attention to you when you are talking to them in your underwear!

00:00 - 5:00

After Party at a secret location (TBA)

13:00 - 14:00



Coffee and a chat

14:00 - 14:45



Fiction and its layered construction: the basis of Juliacks’s work

Juliacks presents the performance installation, 'Spin me Spinhuis', which collages stories from the criminal archives of Amsterdam and its Spinhuis (one of the world's first female-only institutional prisons) with parallel contemporary experiences and a sci-fi vision collision in a story about a woman caught in a web from which she can only fall.

15:00 - 16:30

Workshop led by Juliacks & Merel (Snowapple)

Juliacks and Snowapple launch the local branch of the international association, Design Justice, and invite people to join this monthly meet-up which hosts skill shares, supports local organisations with design work, and organises campaigns around issues where design, justice and other key issues intersect.

16:30 - 18:00

Laura Polence, Una Bergin and Laurien Schreuder

Snowapple will play in the form of the all female trio. Laurien, Una, Laura. The set will end with a jam featuring Gunga Alan Purves, Osito, Cyntia and other guests

Musicians arriving with their instruments get free entrance* during the festival!
*evening performances only
Tickets are available on the door.