A visual spectacle

Update coronavirus Efteling Theatre

The Efteling theatre show CARO will not take place until autumn 2021 at the earliest. Keep an eye on the website for the latest information.

CARO, a wonderful Efteling show

This fantastic show full of humor, music and acrobatics will amaze the whole family.

Let yourself be carried away by the carousel evoking the beautiful moments of life. Do not miss this visual show for the whole family in which words are superfluous. 

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Show details

70 minutes (no interval)

Suitable for
For the whole family (5+)

Dinner options
Would you like to enjoy a delicious dinner before or after the CARO theatre show?
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Theatre tickets

In the table below you can see at a glance which are the most suitable tickets for you. If you would like to see exactly which seat you'd like, have a look at our seating plan. More info about the Efteling Theatre? Find here all the practical information.

Combi ticket

Price:  € 57.00 p.p.
Combine the CARO Efteling show with a day at the Efteling Park.

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Regular CARO tickets

Price: € 25.00 p.p.

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For questions or to reserve wheelchair locations, call +31 (0) 416-537777.

Overnight guests

Price: € 7.50
As a host of the Efteling and Efteling Loonsche Land Hotels as well as the  Holiday Villages Efteling Bosrijk and Efteling Loonsche Land, you only pay € 7.50. You can book tickets for the show when booking your stay. Have you already booked your stay? Book your tickets for CARO via My Efteling.

Group discount

Price: € 20.00 p.p.
Groups of at least 20 people receive € 5.00 discount p.p.

Reservations can be made by telephone on +31 (0) 416 537 777

An exclusive behind-the-scenes look at CARO

Come take a look behind the scenes at the Efteling show! View here the unique behind-the-scenes images of the rehearsals of CARO.


Ton Peeters – Oscar
Talita Angwarmasse – Madam Time
Marcel Visscher – Mister Time

Ton Coppens – understudy Oscar
Linda Hibma – understudy Madam Time
Laurie Reijs – understudy Madam Time
Ivo Chundro – understudy Mister Time

Children's cast
Jits Agema, Maarten van den Bemt, Mijntje Bouwens, Julian van Duyvenvoorde, Sanne Gerritsen, Luan Hebbrecht, Fem van Hooijdonk, Lotte Jonkers, Lisa Kipping, Tydo Korver, Loïc Rooms, Twan Scholten, Yannick van Spaandonk, Maartje Vaarhorst, Vala Verhoef, Layla de Vlieger

Lindi Akkerman, Sem Bach, Rowan van den Boomen, Genevieve van der Does, Marlies van Gelooven, Kay Heijnen, Rosalie van der Hoeven, Laurie van Iersel, Bridget Looijmans, Cailin van Loon, Zoë Rijk, Anna de Visser, Elke van Wanghe, Matthijs van Werkhooven, Femke Zonneveld

Cesar Andrade, Esther Fuge, Pascal Haring and Melanie Nunes

Creative team

Directing and choreography Stanley Burleson
Allard Blom, Stanley Burleson and Efteling
Composer and musical director
René Merkelbach
Directing assistance and choreography 
Ivo Chundro
Children’s director and Resident Director
Marjan Hommes
Acrobatics Marley Eltz and Vincent Michels 
Art director
Robert-Jaap Jansen
Decor design
Joris van Veldhoven
Costume design
Carla de Kroon
Lighting design
Wim Dresens
Sound design
Jeroen ten Brinke
Technical producer
Jeroen Frijters
Wigs and Grime design Harold Mertens and Wouter Somers
Production manager
Marjon van Grunsven
Specialist Theater Production
Sandra in 't Groen
Concept specialist Entertainment Jeroen Zwartjes
Creative Director
Olaf Vugts
Managing Director Fons Jurgens