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Ice don’t drown: A Spoken Word Intervention

Alexander Cromer is a storyteller, researcher, and spoken word artist pursuing his doctorate through the Academy of Creative and Performing arts, Leiden University. Alexander’s focus revolves around Afrofuturism, Black Ontology, and ecological issues. Using his storytelling practice (which includes spoken word, poetry, music, and performance art), he translates theoretical research to produce and design meaningful […]

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Historical Acting Workshop

Artistic Research is the specialty of the Academy of Creative and Performing Arts, Leiden University. Artistic research places great value on trying things out, experiencing them physically and emotionally, and then drawing conclusions from the resulting proprioception. This workshop, led by experienced historical actor Kat Carson, gives the audience an opportunity to better understand what

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Music, Speech and the Performance of Melodrama ca. 1900

Declamation is the art of musical speech, and in no performance genre is the relationship between musical and textual expression more pronounced than in that of melodrama. The melodrama, or “dual art,” combines spoken texts with musical accompaniments. It makes special demands on the speaker to pitch and organize their speech rhythmically in relationship to

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One Night Out 2022

There will be live music from the party band Captain Midnight XL, among others, who will accompany artists David Dam (known from the Voice) and Mike Peterson in addition to their own set of tasty oldies. David Dam is sure to perform the hits of Marvin Gaye and many soul legends, among others. Mike Peterson

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Goeie Vrijdag Kerst Special op vrijdag 23 december 2022 in Scheltema Leiden

Goeie Vrijdag Christmas Special

Ho Ho Ho, Let’s Go! Friday, December 23 we are back at Scheltema Leiden with a mega cozy CHRISTMAS SPECIAL! CHRISTMAS SPECIAL All your favorite (Christmas) hits On Santa’s lap DJ performance v/d Santa Claus Snow? Yes, snow is forecasted in Scheltema! Christmas decoration that the Intratuin is nothing compared to! DANCE! In addition to

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Goeie Vrijdag Halloween Special op vrijdag 28 oktober 2022 in Scheltema Leiden

Goeie Vrijdag Halloween Special

WHAT TO EXPECT🎃 Expect a spooky Halloween special with spooky glow in the dark decorations, memorable movie scenes from horror films, mystery cocktails but of course your favorite Goeie Vrijdag tunes! Curious? Buy your tickets now! Muhahhahaha 🧛🏻♂️ 𝗧𝗜𝗖𝗞𝗘𝗧𝗦 🎟 Tickets: 🎟 Tickets: €12.50 incl. service costs & cloakroom 𝗚𝗼𝗲𝗶𝗲 𝗩𝗿𝗶𝗷𝗱𝗮𝗴 – 𝟮𝟴 𝗼𝗸𝘁

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Cover band Stitches

Come party with cover band Stitches on Friday night, October 21st! After the success of their concert in the main hall of the Gebr. The Nobel in 2019, it is now high time for another party in Leiden. Coverband Stitches, founded in 2015 as the official student band of the Medical Faculty of Leiden Students

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Beatles Meeting 2022

INTERNATIONAL BEATLES’ COLLECTORS’ FAIR ON SUNDAY, OCTOBER 30, 2022. The Beatles have been “split up” for over 50 years, but their music still engages millions around the world and the sales of their old records (CDs) are staggering. Millions are sold worldwide every year!! And also in the download lists the Beatles are in the

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