Cinema, Podium and
Workspace in Kortrijk

NEXT festival

From 9 November to 2 December 2023, more than 20 theatres – in Flemish, Walloon and French cities – will host the best of dance, theatre, performance and film! With strong work by national and international artists:

Laureates of Africa Simply the Best | Alexander Vantournhout | Amanda Piña | Amina Abouelghar | Amir Reza Koohestani | Aymeric Hainaux | Aymeric Hainaux & Anne-Lise Le Gac | Aymeric Hainaux & François Chaignaud | Bryan Campbell | Christian Rizzo | Ezra Veldhuis & Bosse Provoost |
fABULEUS & Reut Shemesh | Felwine Sarr & Étienne Minoungou | Hooman Sharifi | Ingrid Berger Myhre | Isabelle Stengers | Julien Gosselin | Kim Noble | Lina Majdalanie & Rabih Mroué | Léa Drouet | Madeleine Fournier | Mette Ingvartsen | Michael Turinksky | Nathan Ellis | Philippe Quesne | Rodrigo Garçia | Sophia Rodriguez | Tatiana Frolova | Zoë Demoustier & Marie-Eve Huot

The full NEXT program can be found here!

NEXT festival in Budascoop

Practical info


Book your tickets online at the website. The rate is always stated on the webpage. Do you have questions or problems with booking your tickets? Then call 056 23 98 55 or email

Welcome to NEXT with UiTPAS! If you are entitled to the UiTPAS discount rate, you can attend the performances at 20% of the standard price. Reservations can be made at

For as little as €15 to all NEXT performances in Kortrijk + buses from Kortrijk? That’s possible with the CUBO subscription.

Professionals are entitled to a discounted rate. Send an email to


By train
Budascoop is a 10-minute walk from Kortrijk station.
Train hours and tickets
Route station – Budascoop

By bicycle
You can park your bike in the bicycle shed to the left of the entrance to Budascoop. There are lockers in Budascoop where you can put your folding bike.

By car
You can park your car on parking Broeltorens, IJzerkaai 16 Kortrijk. From the parking, it is a 2-minute walk to Budascoop.

By plane
The nearest airports are Brussels-Zaventem, Ostend and Charleroi.



At the NEXT café in Broelkaai 6, you can enjoy a drink and a fresh, veggie meal. It is the place to unwind, catch up on performances and meet artists. The NEXT café is also the meeting place before leaving by bus for a performance in another city.

Opening hours:
TUE – FR 12:00 ~ 00:00
SAT – SUN 14:00 ~ 00:00
Closed on maandag


The Market by Parkhotel
Graanmarkt 6, 8500 Kortrijk
Bookings by mail:

Hotel Damier
Grote Markt 41, 8500 Kortrijk
Bookings by mail:

Hostel Groeninghe
Passionistenlaan 1A, 8500 Kortrijk
Bookings by mail:

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