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Live Music & Entertainment

Fans of live music will find plenty of concert options in Amsterdam, from jazz and world to pop and classical. The city also hosts a full calendar of world-class opera, ballet, theater and comedy performances.

Boom Chicago
Based in the historic Rozentheater in Amsterdam's Jordaan district, the American sketch and improv comedy troupe Boom Chicago has entertained Amsterdam audiences with their bicultural social satire for more than 20 years.

Best Venues for Live Music in Amsterdam
Amsterdam is a hotspot for live music, from classical to rock, world to jazz. And the venues for live music in Amsterdam are just as varied. These are my top picks.

Dutch National Opera Company De Nederlandse Opera
De Nederlandse Opera (The Dutch Opera) is the Dutch national opera company, with performances at Het Muziektheater on Waterlooplein.

Sunday Jazz in Amsterdam
Amsterdam has long been a hub for jazz musicians and fans. If you're one of them, you might consider making a day out of visiting these cozy cafés offering live jazz on Sunday afternoons and evenings.

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