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Tentacle 2020

Festival: 02 / 09 / 2020 - 23 / 09 / 2020
Location: Rotterdam South

From 2 to 23 September, the traveling art and theater festival TENTAKEL will once again travel through Rotterdam South. The festival for children from 4 to 12 settles on 7 different squares, where you can enjoy a free program full of music, art, theater and workshops.

The festival was founded in 2014 with the aim of stimulating cooperation within the Rotterdam neighborhoods, and to bring art closer to people. Each festival has a unique program and local parties are welcome to be an active part of the program. Creative workshops are guided by professional artists and inspire astonishment. The decor was designed by artists, transforming each square into a unique total work of art.

2 September // Persoonsdam 133, Feijenoord
September 6 // Brabantseplein, Hillesluis
9 September // Oleanderplein, Bloemhof
September 16 // Amelandseplein, Carnisse
September 19 // Cape Park, Katendrecht
September 20 // Shopping center, Beverwaard
September 23 // Wolphaertshof, Old Charlois

With Ahenk Music Band, Alisia, Andre Pires, Bart van Lieshout, Bram Konen, Christine Saalfeld, Duimdrop, Droomtheater, Humanitas, Irene & Co, Jongutopischfeestje, Marianne Fortein, Marije Mooren, Ko de Kok, Fireplace, SKVR, Swap shop, Tanlentskool , De Vrolijkheid, You Talent and more.

The Late Summer Party will take place on September 13 at the Gerrit Sterkmanplein in West.

Tentakel is a project of the Stadnomaden Foundation, Rotterdam.
The festival is made possible in part by: Stichting Bevordering van Volkskracht, WORM, VSBfonds, Myafonds, Stichting NAC, Koco, Cultuur Concreet, TOS, CBK Rotterdam, deltaport donation fund, Municipality of Rotterdam, De Vrolijkheid, Elise Mathilde Fund, SKVR, Stichting DOCK Rotterdam .

TENT is the platform for contemporary art in the context of Rotterdam with exhibitions, new productions, educational projects, performances and events with makers from the city and beyond.
To website TENT

Sculpture International Rotterdam manages Rotterdam's international sculpture collection, brings it to the attention and develops a metropolitan international art policy.
To the SIR website

Forest polder fox, Florentijn Hofman, Schiedamseweg, 2020. Photo: Otto Snoek

BKOR manages and renews the extensive city collection in collaboration with Rotterdam residents, companies and institutions. BKOR advises the municipality, citizens and artists on the realization, placement, relocation and remediation of public works of art.
To the BKOR website

Art Office mediates, informs and supports visual artists from Rotterdam with regard to their professional practice. For artists, institutions and individuals.
To the Art Office website