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This week: Festival Cement!

Cross-discipline talks with theatermakers & experts of Jean d’Arc, Jheronimous Bosch, Family relationships, Addiction and ..check the program!  

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Warmbad 2013

Thanks to: Jense Meek & Margriet van Duijvenbode (songs), Miriam Brouwer & Richard Roling (Het Bed In), Wouter Monden & Emil Struijker Boudier (cast ImprovFM) and David Groeneveld (CHEMIE, final song)!

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Promising Dutch cabaret talent

The winners of two prestigious Dutch cabaret prices (Wim Sonneveldprijs 2013 & Leids Cabaret Festival 2013) talk with me about their show, ideas, inspirations and dreams, at local radio station AmsterdamFM. (from left to right: Marc Pil (financial manager Amsterdams … Continue reading

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ImprovFM hits New York City

In two weeks ImprovFM hits a New York stage, at a place where it once all started for presenter Gian van Grunsven: the Peoples Improv Theater (ps. the PIT is New York’s best comedy venue according to Time Out New … Continue reading

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IMPRO Amsterdam 2013

If you want to gain a better understanding of my passion for improvisation, then this is your chance! This week the international festival IMPRO Amsterdam takes over the Compagnietheater. During the IMPRO Talks you can learn about the many (artistic, … Continue reading

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Weekly live on air: ImprovFM/ Radio PLAY

By the name of Radio PLAY the format ImprovFM is now officially part of the weekly programming of local news channel AmsterdamFM. Every thursday between 3pm and 4pm the show is recorded and live broadcasted (live streaming (106.8), cable (103.3) … Continue reading

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ImprovFM

A new inspiring concept is launched: ImprovFM! For the final edition of my radio show on ‘Amsterdam World Changers‘ I invited a few talented improvisers to create a whole show together: not only the sketches were improvised, but also the … Continue reading

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the Amsterdam Dreamers!

These weeks I’m working on a series of radioshows on idealistic inspiring initiatives in Amsterdam. Last week I talked with the organisation of Noppes (a LETS program in Amsterdam West). Yesterday my guest was Jeroen Maes of Waking up the … Continue reading

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IMPRO Talks

IMPRO Amsterdam, the International Improv Festival, has invaded the city – or at least Rozentheater. Magical long form shows from improv teams all over the world and energetic fully improvised plays by mixed cast are performed every night. In advance … Continue reading

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Merck toch, hoe sterck!

In cooperation with music historian Maarten Eilander I launched a radio program on the history of Dutch music. But we won’t just look back! Every week I interview young singer-songwriters about their interest and affinity with historical talents and genres. … Continue reading

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