Beurs van Berlage

Walking on Circus


Beurs van Berlage

The Beurs van Berlage is a hotspot that cannot be missed during your visit to Amsterdam. It is the vibrant meeting point in the heart of the city. One thing is certain, there is always something to do in the unique historical building! Have a bite to eat in one of our restaurants, visit the Tony's Chocolonely shop for the tastiest chocolate, rent a bicycle or use one of the lockers in the Bike Rental and discover the secrets of Sherlocked. Check out events and the expositions in our calendar.

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Walking on Circus moved to spring break 2022!

Due to the lockdown, the Walk-Through-Christmas circus cannot take place. It's a shame because we've been looking forward to it with you.

So.. we have moved it to spring break 2022!

A Walk-through circus for the whole family

Heritage meets New Circus

Discover the Walk-Through circus of circus theater company Boost in the heart of Amsterdam. Beautifully designed, modern and spectacular. Walk along the breathtaking performances in the enchanting Beurs van Berlage.

Walking on Circus plays on February 19, 20, 25, 26 and 27 in time slots. Follow Coronaproof in small groups on a circus route through the large halls of the exhibition building.

A must-see and top Spring Break getaway for the whole family!


The press about Walking on Circus:

“The Dutch company Boost is clearly going a step further in the search for new circus forms” – HET PAROOL

“Monumental! So gorgeous. The performance, decor, place, play and laughter!” – PUBLIC REACTION

“The creations are all beautiful works of art.” – HET PAROOL


Boost Productions

Boost Productions is known for its beautiful visual circus theatre. Under the artistic direction of Lennie Visser, Boost creates innovative circus performances in which ingenious stage images, a playful language of movement and musical elements are linked. Visual, physical, associative and challenging circus theatre, a feast for the eyes and for the brain.

Artistic team: Lennie Visser, Vincent van den Elshout, Corien Baart
Stage images: Jelle Engel
Costume design: Jelle Engel, Susann Rittermann
Music composition: Bauke Moerman
Players: Aurélie Tercier, Belle Hannah Kok, Carina Klingsell, Erin Burley, Fenja Barteldres, Kamee Frieling, Manuel Paolini, Melinda Meijs, Raywearth Cardoze, Richandell Martis, Ronja Breuk, Sander Boschma, Stella Garbe Huedo, Yannick Greweldinger, Ytha Fonk
Photography: Roos de Bolster
Film: Marieke Rodenburg,
Producer: Boost Productions
Co-producer: Beurs van Berlage

Walking-on-Circus is made possible in part by the Performing Arts Fund and the Janivo Foundation.

More information about Boost Productions


The public who bought tickets for the Christmas holidays will soon receive an email from Ticketmaster. This contains the options that you have for the tickets already purchased.
Thanks to everyone for the trust and we hope that you will still walk our funny, beautiful, exciting and quirky circus route during spring break 2022.

If you have any questions, you can always reach us by email, phone or socials.

Thank you dear audience!

As a result of the press conference, we received many sweet calls and messages:
“Thanks to all the positive efforts of the theater people, the acrobats, the set and image builders and the organisation. I feel sorry for you!"
“This lockdown is a nightmare, if there is still an opportunity to visit Walking on Circus in 2022, we will definitely do that.”

On behalf of the Walking on Circus team, Merry Christmas and a sparkling 2022


Hotspot since 1903

Since the year 1903 the Beurs van Berlage has been a charming international hotspot. A building with grandeur and the place to be in the soul of Amsterdam where special things happen every day. Events, fairs, exhibitions and prestigious conferences.

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