Scenes from: Incendies

In the dark months of this year, I worked on Incendies, a play by Wajdi Mouawad on a family drama in the midst of war and fleeing, which ended as Kecharitomene, a collection of scenes and sand drawings. A WAR THAT ISN’T MINE Briefly, the play: Incendies is about Nawal, mother of Jeanne and Simon, who …

Scenes from: Gif

For my third directed piece at the Toneelacademie I worked with a text of playwright Lot Vekemans about the uncomfortable meeting of a former couple at the cemetery of their deceased son. It was also my first experiment with scent in theatre. A COFFEE MACHINE Gif, or poison in English, is a Dutch play about a …

Einmana

What if you are left in infinity? Einmana is a performance about an astronaut, a knight in space, who is abandoned by his earthly colleagues and thus left to the fate of eternal darkness and light. STUCK IN ENDLESSNESS In Einmana, a brave astronaut sets out on a journey to the moon in the Apollo …

Brood en Spektakel

In May 2017, I was in Brood en Spektakel, a performance a hundred young people about their ideals, dreams and failures, with the gigantic scenography of a cathedral and music for a choir of a hundred singers. THE MANIFESTO OF A NEW AGE Brood en Spektakel is a performance by Timothy de Gilde and Marcus …