The official opening of the WAVES Festival 2021 will take place at Vordingborg Theatre, Sunday 22 August at 7.30 pm with the performance I Remember Heaven is far away the Earth as well by the French Compagnie 111.

In this connection, a joint shuttle bus from Copenhagen to Vordingborg and back has been arranged. 

The bus tour is an offer for people from the professional performing arts industry, and is intended as an event to strengthen the performing arts community. We hope it will be a festive tradition in the future with a joint bus tour to the WAVES Festival’s official opening, where you can meet and network and celebrate the performing arts.

The trip back and forth on 22 August costs DKK 45 each way. You pay with MobilePay, when you get on the bus. To make sure there is a seat available, you need to write an email to However, you are also welcome to show up and take your chances.

Meeting point: DGI-byen, Tietgensgade 65, 1704 København
Departure: 4.30 pm sharp
Arrival: 5.45 pm Baisstræde, Vordingborg

Participants will be dropped off in Vordingborg city, and here there are plenty of opportunities for dining within walking distance of Vordingborg Theatre.

The performance begins at 7.30 pm at Vordingborg Teater. Duration is 60 minutes, followed by an artist talk around 30 minutes.

A link to the purchase of tickets for the opening performance will follow later.

Departure for Copenhagen: 9.15 pm, Vordingborg Teater
Arrival: 10.30 pm at DGI-byen, Tietgensgade 65, 1704 København

Note! There is a masterclass by director Aurélien Bory from Compagnie 111 for dancers, performers, actors and others the following day, Monday 23 August at 10am-1pm. Read more about the masterclass here.

There is also the possibility of a shuttle bus service back to Copenhagen on Monday evening at 8pm.
If you want to stay for the night in Vordingborg, we can help you arrange this.

The large overall program for the WAVES Festival will be published on the website at the end of June.

For questions, please call Siri Facchini Haff phone no. 25 14 42 65

We reserve the right to make changes.