Publication Act Your Age

With clarity but without simplifying I write about different topics in the arts field: interviews, articles, festival brochures, (European) subsidy applications, reports, website texts and more.

Reviews
to a simple rock ‘n roll song of Michael Clarke at Tanz im August
Retrospective La Ribot
at Tanz im August
Vocazione all’Asimmetria by Francesca Foscarine
The Rest is Silence by Hege Haagenrud
Classical Beauty by Taneli Törmä

Articles
In the process of becoming an ally, Springback Academy, Aerowaves
Het lijfelijke leven van de metafoor (Dutch pdf) (the bodily life of the metaphor) , April 2014.
Interviews (Dutch pdf) with choreographers Giulio D’Anna, Mouna Laroussi and Lloyd Marengo, February 2014.
Laven aan de dans an impression on Dutch Dance Days, October 2013.
Moisturizing / Act Your Age, October 2012.
Just Doing Violet (Dutch pdf), interview with choreographer Meg Stuart, April 2012 (English version here)
A dance dramaturge do we need that? (pfd), for the Norwegian Magazine Pa Spissen, July 2011
Interviews with Emio Greco (September 2011),  Stacz Wilhelm (June 2011) and Ann Van den Broek (January 2011) for Korzo Magazine
Signature, what do you mean? for An Open Book, Dance is Dialogue,  Dansateliers, June 2010.
Editor of An Open Book, Dance is Dialogue, June 2010.
Een ontmoeting met de ander (pfd) / An introduction to the Other  (pdf), June 2010.

(European) subsidy applications
Dutch Dance Festival / Nederlandse Dansdagen 2017
Titanic / Bitter Sweet Dance – Liat Waysbort 2017
2year subsidy application / Jelena Kostic 2016
Dutch Dance Festival / Nederlandse Dansdagen 2016
4year subsidy application the Hague 2017 – 2020 for Kalpana Raghuraman
Shifting Spaces, EU application for Dansmakers Amsterdam
International Young Makers in Action, EU application / ITs Festival Amsterdam 2014 – 2016
Europe in Motion, EU application / Springdance
Act Your Age, EU application together with Merel Heering /  Dutch Dance Festival

(Final) editing
Yearly reports 2015 & 2016 Dutch Dance Festival
Editor of publication on Act Your Age (2014)
Final editing of programme brochure of Festival de Nederlandse Dansdagen 2014.
Final editor of of the – beautifully designed – Dutch publication Van Geen Wijken Weten with articles on the creation of community work. A must-have for makers and dramaturges interested in working with and within communities, created  by dramaturge Jochem Naafs and published by STUT Theater, a company specialized in community theatre. The book can be bought here. (2013)
Editor of An Open Book, Dance is Dialogue, June 2010.

Copywriting
Secret Escapes
Nederlandse Dansdagen 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014
ITs Festival Amsterdam 2010 (together with Fleur Bokhoven) 2011, 2012 and 2013
CaDance 2011, 2013, 2015, 2017
Springdance 2008 and 2009 (together with Pieta Koopman), 2010, 2011
I Like To Watch Too 2011
Publicity texts for Korzo and Arno Schuitemaker.