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Kristien De Coster wordt nieuwe zakelijke leider van KVS

De raad van bestuur van de Koninklijke Vlaamse Schouwburg heeft Kristien De Coster aangeduid als nieuwe zakelijk leider van het Brussels stadstheater. De Coster was jarenlang manager van het Brusselse…

KVS Café opens on 10 October!

There’s a new kid in town and he works at … KVS Café! All eyes are on our menu blackboard, because KVS Café (BOX building, 1st floor) opens on 10 October. Which means that you will have the chance to …

Extra: 2 new additions to the 22-23 season

Our new season is about to kick off, but just before the curtain goes up, we are adding two new performances to the calendar! In Terra baixa, Carme Portaceli creates her own take of Àngel Guimerà’s mo…

Book Club The Fire Next Time (James Baldwin)

In het kader van het theaterstuk Fire Will Become Ashes, But Not Now van Pitcho Womba Konga & Mike Van Alfen, organiseert KVS samen met Pépite Blues een boekbespreking, waarin we het werk The Fire Nex…

How we keep warm at KVS – our energy policy

Like most people and businesses, KVS is currently faced with sky-high energy bills that necessitate us taking certain steps to limit our spending on electricity and heating. If culture seems a bit too…

YSER at KVS: a documentary and debate night

At the end of 2020, a report gathers the testimonies of 17 trans* sex workers in the Yser neighbourhood of Brussels. One of them has accepted to speak on camera in order to shed light on the violence …

Mawda Means Affection at Théâtre National

Mawda Means Affection premiered at KVS last year. This creation tells the story of Mawda, the little girl who was killed by a Belgian police bullet in May of 2018. Because the story must continue to b…

State of the Union Theaterfestival 2022

Tijdens de opening van het TheaterFestival liet Moya Michael zich vergezellen door Junior Akwety en Johanne Saunier. Samen brachten ze de State of the Union als performance. Lees hieronder de volledig…

Casting call Who's Tupac?

KVS is urgently looking for a female rapper / actress / performer or rapper / performer / singer who identifies as a woman for the touring production: Who's Tupac? directed by Junior Mthombeni.

New circulation plan!

On 16 August 2022, a new circulation plan was introduced in the Pentagon, the city centre of Brussels. This new circulation plan is the local implementation of Good Move, the mobility plan of the Brus…

Dag prachtige Caroline

Op vrijdag 5 augustus overleed voormalig VUB-rector Caroline Pauwels. Caroline was een voorvechter van wetenschap, humanisme en cultuur en een prachtig voorbeeld voor ons allen. Michael De Cock, artis…

Ter nagedachtenis van Franz Marijnen 1943-2022

We zullen je ons herinneren als grootmeester en theatervernieuwer. Onze gedachten gaan uit naar je nabestaanden en iedereen die jou liefhad. 

Medal of honour for KVS

What an honour! On 15 July, we were presented with a medal of honour in the Order of Isabella la Catolica by the Spanish embassy. This award recognises persons and organisations who actively foster cl…

Congolisation 2022

The 7th edition of the Congolisation festival will start on 30 June, the anniversary of Congo's independence. See you at La Madeleine!

Mindblowers exhibition at KVS

KVS and VUB welcome you to the Mindblowers exhibition, from 15 to 27 June, in the atrium of KVS BOL (-1). Expect a nice selection of the interventions and projects presented during the previous Mindbl…

ICE at Festival d'Avignon

KVS face, choreographer and performer Bahar Temiz travels to Avignon with ICE. She’ll be transporting audiences under the French sun to icier planes with her magnetising creation.

Five KVS faces at TheaterFestival

A whopping four performances by KVS faces made it into the TheaterFestival selection this year, and our very own Moya Michael will be opening the festival with State of the Union! Junior Mthombeni wil…

KVS <3 Kaaitheater

Kaaitheater is renovating, and therefore forced to vacate its buildings at Square Sainctelette from September 2022 to late 2024. Our neighbours may be temporarily houseless, but they won’t be homeless…
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