Buying Tickets Online

You can purchase tickets on this website for performances and concerts that take place at the MC Theatre in the Westergasfabriek Culture Park. Click on the relevant performance date or title on the schedule to order, or select ‘schedule’ on the performance pages.

Print the email that you receive as confirmation and pick up your tickets at the box office before the start of the performance.

Opening hours 

The box office opens one hour before the start of the performance and will take your questions and reservations via email and telephone (Monday through Friday from 14:00 to 17:00).

Ticket Reservations 

You can make your reservation by sending an email to You will receive a confirmation and a link to make the payment. You can also make your reservation by calling +31 (0) 20 6065040 (Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays from 15:00 to 17:00) or by leaving a voicemail message stating your reservation.
We will then call you to confirm.

Where to find us?

Click here for information about how to get to the MC Theater.

Rent a boat?

Be fore a show , concert or other event in the MC Theater , you could make a boat trip on the canals! Rent a boat at Boaty . The jetty with boats is in front of the MC Theater

Group Reservations

It is possible to visit performances as a group. We may offer you a reduction for groups of ten people or over, depending on the performance concerned. For more information please contact Rianne Meehan via or +31 (0) 20 6065067.

If you’re planning to attend a performance with a group of pupils or students, or if you want more information about MC’s education programmes, please contact Johan van Aalst via or +31 (0) 20 6065050.

General Terms and Conditions

• no entry after the start of the performance
• refunding of purchased tickets is not possible
• reservations expire half an hour before the start of the performance
• discounts are granted only upon presentation of a valid discount pass when purchasing or collecting tickets at the box office.


Do I pay an administrative charge and is it possible to receive a discount?

The ticket prices as mentioned in the performance pages of the website are inclusive of the administration charge. Where there is a discount offer, this will be clearly indicated during the ordering process. MC offers the following discount options:
• Discounts for holders of a Stadspas / 65+ / CJP / Student Card. The pass must be presented when collecting the tickets at the box office.

How can I pay?

You can pay in cash, with your bank card or with a Podiumcadeaukaart.

Are MC’s auditoriums wheelchair accessible?

All auditoriums in the MC Theatre are accessible by wheelchair.

How does buying tickets online work?

 You can pay with iDeal or your credit card. After payment you receive a confirmation email with a code. With a print of your confirmation email you can pick up your tickets at the box office from an hour before the start of the performance.

I have trouble making an online reservation.

There may be several causes for this. We kindly ask you to try again at a later time. If you do not succeed, then make your reservation by sending an email via

I already paid but did not receive a confirmation.

It will take some time for your payment to be processed. Always check your bank/giro statements to see whether your payment has indeed been transferred. The confirmation email may have been blocked by a spam filter or placed in a spam box. If you have checked this, and still haven’t received a confirmation, then please contact us via

What time does the box office open?

The box office opens one hour before the start of the performance.

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