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54th Poetry International Festival Rotterdam
'Heilige Huisjes Festival' - Dichten in de Waalse Kerk

'Heilige Huisjes Festival' - Dichten in de Waalse Kerk

VVARD, Utju, Ruth Lasters en Geoffrey van der Ven (host)

During festival Heilige Huisjes, various houses of worship in Rotterdam open their doors emphatically for a variety of cultural events and encounters. Together with the Waalse Kerk, Poetry International presents poetry, spoken word and music, this Saturday afternoon, June 10, including music by VVARD, poet Sebastiaan Utju and festival poet Ruth Lasters at this atmospheric, mystical location.

Rotterdam musician VVARD and poet Sebastiaan Utju have been on residency at the Waalse Kerk Rotterdam. They have drawn inspiration from the neighborhood and the space they have been offered. In an intimate afternoon program, they present their experiences in the form of spoken word, poetry, music and the history of the Waalse Kerk. Be inspired by readings stemming from the residency.

The program was developed in cooperation with Waalse Kerk Rotterdam and is an initiative of Kerkvernieuwers and the Municipality of Rotterdam. Afterwards there will be drinks in the beautiful garden of the Waalse ...

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During festival Heilige Huisjes, various houses of worship in Rotterdam open their doors emphatically for a variety of cultural events and encounters. Together with the Waalse Kerk, Poetry International presents poetry, spoken word and music, this Saturday afternoon, June 10, including music by VVARD, poet Sebastiaan Utju and festival poet Ruth Lasters at this atmospheric, mystical location.

Rotterdam musician VVARD and poet Sebastiaan Utju have been on residency at the Waalse Kerk Rotterdam. They have drawn inspiration from the neighborhood and the space they have been offered. In an intimate afternoon program, they present their experiences in the form of spoken word, poetry, music and the history of the Waalse Kerk. Be inspired by readings stemming from the residency.

The program was developed in cooperation with Waalse Kerk Rotterdam and is an initiative of Kerkvernieuwers and the Municipality of Rotterdam. Afterwards there will be drinks in the beautiful garden of the Waalse Kerk. Feel invited to share and listen to poetry here yourself.

Saturday 10 June
15:00 - 16:00 hours 

Waalse Kerk Rotterdam
Pierre Baylestraat 1
3011 CN Rotterdam

 


Pricing

Free entrance

Language and duration

Dutch spoken
60 minutes 

Important information

www.heiligehuisjesrotterdam.nl

Sponsors
Gemeente Rotterdam
Nederlands Letterenfonds
Stichting Van Beuningen Peterich-fonds
Prins Bernhard cultuurfonds
Lira fonds
Partners
LantarenVenster – Verhalenhuis Belvédère