Excursions in Groningen and Drenthe: Mooi Wark, Brude Fair and Kate Bush

Although January is a boring month for many, you don’t have to be bored in the coming days. Anneke van Giersbergen sings Kate Bush, Mooi Wark comes to the theatre, Radio about the reckless death, bridal fair in Haren and the girl with the matches.

Beautiful Wark is coming to the theater

Beautiful Wark stand this season must performance This is it! In the theatre. For some, the name Mooi Wark will not immediately ring a bell. And those who know them wonder: What are those idiots doing in the theater?

For the first group: Mooi Wark is a band from Drenthe that annually gives around a hundred performances in party tents throughout the country. During the corona pandemic, they gained national attention with their striking ode to sign language interpreter Irma Sluis ( Oh Irma ). Beautiful Wark in the theater, that is, funny stories from their almost thirty-year history, a smile and a tear, songs not suitable for a marquee, and songs from the marquee in a theatrical adaptation.

Meppel – Ogterop, Thursday at 20.15, 26.25 euros

Anneke van Giersbergen sings Kate Bush

With her fourth theater tour, Anneke van Giersbergen a beautiful ode to Kate Bush. She gives the songs a personal, creative twist, but never loses sight of the authenticity of the Kate Bush songs.

Therefore, this is a unique opportunity for Kate fans to hear her work live again! Van Giersbergen gives the concert tomorrow in Theater Geert Teis in Stadskanaal. Tickets are available at Theater Geert Teis’ website.

Bykanalen – Geert Teis, Wednesday at 20.00, 22 euros

Bridal experience in Haren

Are you getting married in 2023 and are you looking for your perfect wedding dress? So take a look at Xsasa at Brinkhorst in Haren on Sunday.

This bridal fashion store is organizing the event Xsasa Bridal Experience. An ideal opportunity to get inspiration in a relaxed atmosphere. With many wedding dresses shown on suitable models, you get a good idea of ​​all the possibilities. There is also a goodie bag waiting for you. You are most welcome from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Hair – Xsasa Bridal Fashion, Sun 11am-4pm, free

Girl with the matches

The actresses Anke Engels and Vimala Nijenhuis give their own twist to familiar fairy tales with their company Het Kleine Theater. This time, accompanied by musician Florin Negreanu, they bow Andersen’s famous and beautiful winter fairy tale about the girl who, all alone in the snow, finds hope and comfort in lighting her matches.

With each flaming stick, a dream image emerges, like a silent wish. Sad? No, moving, says Het Kleine Theater. So the group doesn’t ignore the sad side of the story, but they put an optimistic spin on it and let the girl live happily ever after.

Veendam – vanBeresteyn, Sun at 15, 12.50 euros

The reckless misery of approaching death

The duo Rundfunk (Tom van Kalmthout and Yannick van de Velde) had a dream debut. After the successful TV series received their first performance Growth pains a tidal wave of laudatory reviews, the tickets really took off and they won the Neerlands Hoop 2018. Now the men are back in the theater with their performance Todesangstschrei.

After struggling through a childhood full of costly mistakes, bitter defeats and harsh rejections, and it’s finally time to stand on your own two feet and enjoy life, an old, dirty friend lurks to save the rest. of your life will look at you and pants down your neck: DEATH. As soon as you leave the nest, your hair thins, your muscles stiffen and your vision fades. The oppressive fear of death and the waiting for it has inevitably begun. And the only thing that is certain is that it is getting closer every second. After Growth pains about the pain of growing up, the boys in Rundfunk break down Todesangstschrei to the reckless misery of approaching death.

Winschoten – De Klinker, Fri 20.15, 22.50 euros

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