Special Collections hosts a small exhibition about poet and playwright Gerbrand Adriaensz. Bredero from 22 August till 21 October. On display are genuine seventeenth century prints and images complemented with photos, theatre programmes and posters from later periods.
The exhibition will show Bredero’s short and mysterious life, friendships and love stories, his plays, poems and other work and the appreciation of the public.
De exhibition is curated in cooperation with Jeroen Jansen, Lia van Gemert and students of Dutch Studies of the UvA. In addition to the exhibition an app is released with recordings from Bredero’s songs and plays and with extra information about the artefacts of the exhibition as well as several audio tours.