Hopla! You won’t believe your eyes. A spoon turns into a fork. Someone plucks an egg from behind your own ear. A girl gets sawn in half but emerges alive.

The renowned variety company Compagnia Gabionella is on a world tour and is making a short stopover in the Netherlands. With top-level classical magic repertoire.

Don’t ask how it’s possible, just enjoy it!


Compagnia Gabionella will premiere at Fries Straatfestival in Leeuwarden on saturday May 28. At the Waag at 13.00, 14.00, 15.00 and 16.30.

Then, on Sunday, May 29, in Deventer at Festival Havenwerk: the Talent Festival in the Netherlands.
At the Location ‘Op Straat’ at 1:15 PM, 2:45 PM and 4:30 PM.

We are also happy that we can be seen for no less than two days at the theater and music festival Simmerdeis in Drachten on Saturday 25 and Sunday 26 June! Location: Simmerweide.
Saturday: 16.30, 17.30, 19.30, 21.00
Sunday: 14.00, 15.30, 16.30

On Sunday, August 28, we will walk around the annual UITfestival in Leeuwarden. You will automatically meet us!

The last performances in the Netherlands can be seen on Sunday, September 18 at the Festival Bourgondisch beetsterzwaag at 15.00, 16.30 and 18.00.

Who’s participating?

Directed by Hilde Mulder
Magic by Thomas van Ek
With Robin Bodde, Iza v.d. Bosch, Brent Bosker, Wieke Bouma, Femke Hartmann, Roelof Meijer, Bo Oskamp, Rosa Los, Stijn Schootstra, Sybren v.d. Velde
Set and costuming by Marlies Schot
Make up Hilde Mulder

Marketing and communication Hester Berkelmans
production by Coco de Haas
Photography Wij zijn Kees
Graphic design Rob van Hoesel
Office Henny Postma
artistic and bussiness direction by Hilde Mulder


‘Young talent in Dansavond’

– an interview with actor Abel and dancer Cerine in Huis aan Huis Leeuwarden: