Start / end date
19/09/2019 > 24/09/2019
GrowOP! Festival is an international opera festival for families and children aged 0-14. The Festival takes place in Aarhus, Denmark with extra regional activities run by partners in Syddjurs, Holstebro and Samsoe. GrowOP! is a biennial festival that opened in 2017 as part of Aarhus 2017 European Capital of Culture.
Join us for exciting performances of opera and music theatre, created specifically for children and The Exploratorium (Experimentariet) – a free, creative playground for the whole family.Relax in the Festival Pavilion and enjoy food and drink, and you may be lucky to find a pop-up concert or activity on your way.
The festival has its centre at the Brobjerg Complex with the Children’s Culture Centre, Bora Bora Production House of Dance and Visual Theatre, the Festival Tent in the yard and the special Glass Container. The performances are presented at venues in the Concert Hall (Musikhuset Aarhus), Filuren Children’s Theatre and at Bora Bora,
For international visitors we recommend attending the Seminar “Making Sense Across Borders” on September 19th and Dinner & Sharing – a facilitated sharing workshop with food for all the participating theatres, artists and international guests.
Den Jyske Opera/Danish National Opera