Wouter Hardy is a former student of Codarts and produced the winning Songfestival hit 'Arcade', that Duncan Laurence performed on behalf of the Netherlands on 18 May 2019.
During the opening of the college year 2019-2020 on Monday 9 September in Theater Rotterdam (Schouwburg) Codarts will present her vision. With music, dance and circus performances and a keynote by prof. Witte Hoogendijk.
We are happy and proud when we look back on last school year. Time for a well-deserved summer holiday! Please note our opening hours. Enjoy the summer and we are looking forward to welcoming you all rested and energized next school year!
Accreditations for the Bachelor programmes Dance Performer and Dance in Education went extremely well. Next to that, both programmes obtained the quality mark 'Health and wellbeing: fit to perform'!
Meet our students! Sam (21): "Every time I come in here, I really feel like going at it."
The organisation of Dutch youth circuses Circomundo and BNG Bank's BNG Cultuurfonds have been awarding the BNG Bank Circus Prize since 2012. A four-member jury nominates four candidates each year, and this year Codarts 'Knot on Hands' (Britt Timmermans, Tijs Bastiaens, Mario Kunzi) and Erin Skye have been nominated.
PARTY - The academic year is almost over... Time flies when you're performing, studying & having fun! During these last few weeks of this year you may look back, recap, celebrate & party and surround yourself with your fellow students and friends. But tell us... what's a party without some tasty snacks?
On Saturday 29 June 2019, the final of the Rotterdam International Duet Choreography Competition (RIDCC), presented by Jan Kooijman, took place in Theater Rotterdam. Among other awards, the Codarts Production Award has been handed out.
After nine years as director of the dance department and 10 years as member of the Executive Board of Codarts Rotterdam, as of September 1 2019, Samuel Wuersten will continue his longstanding commitment to the university of the arts as Director of Codarts (inter)national relations and career development.
After the performances I SIGN (Dance in Education) and Talen On The Move (Dance), the dance scholarships were awarded from the Corrie Hartong Fund Foundation and the Kylián Foundation.