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Scenekunst: English


The Library of the Danish National School of Performing Arts

Royal Danish Academy - Library is also the library of the Danish National School of Performing Arts (Den Danske Scenekunstskole, DDSKS).

The library collections cover drama, acting, theatre history, dance, directing, scenography, choreography, stage production and stage management, musical and performance.

The performing arts collections comprise

  • about 5,500 volumes, including 2,500 drama texts
  • 20 national and international journals on performing arts and
  • a collection of about 300 DVDs.

Besides performing arts, the Royal Danish Academy - Library collections also cover architecture, design and conservation.
Explore our collections through our library catalogue at

Welcome to Holmen

The Library is library for both Royal Danish Academy and DDSKS and situated on Holmen, Copenhagen.

Contact us

Royal Danish Academy - Library

Architecture, Design, Conservation & Performing Arts



Kenneth Jacobsen


Tabea von Brück (DDSKS Odense)



Danneskiold-Samsøes Allé 50
DK 1434 København K

Opening Hours:

Monday - Friday 9.00-19.00

Royal Danish Academy - Library