In Autumn of 2015 the musical entitled Vincent, which celebrates the life of Vincent van Gogh, will open in Amsterdam.The musical will be the headlining piece for the 125 Years of Inspiration even.

The actor for the role of Van Gogh has not yet been confirmed, Dutch producer Verlinde will be responsible for the casting decision.

Martine Willekens of the Van Gogh Europe Foundation said the musical will "bring Vincent van Gogh's works to life in a non-traditional way."

Van Gogh's struggles with mental illness, and even the infamous bout of ill health which saw him cut part of his ear will be portrayed in the musical.