Who we are


the professional team of the involved stage

  C.M. Roos   |  Artistic Director  Artist and researcher interested in performance, music, sound and design. PhD in Creative and Performing Arts (2017) and MA in Philosophy of Art (2010) from Leiden University. BA in Theatre from Universidad Central de Venezuela (2005). His work has been shown at Nuit Blanche Bruxelles, Museumnacht Rotterdam, Leiden International Short Film Experience and Big Draw Leiden. Roos teaches art and media related courses at Leiden University and Webster University. Active as a professional artist since 1999.  URL:   www.roos-art.com

C.M. Roos  |  Artistic Director

Artist and researcher interested in performance, music, sound and design. PhD in Creative and Performing Arts (2017) and MA in Philosophy of Art (2010) from Leiden University. BA in Theatre from Universidad Central de Venezuela (2005). His work has been shown at Nuit Blanche Bruxelles, Museumnacht Rotterdam,
Leiden International Short Film Experience and Big Draw Leiden. Roos teaches art and media related courses at Leiden University and Webster University. Active as a professional artist since 1999.

URL: www.roos-art.com

  Sandrine Suman   |  Executive Producer  Manager and leader specialised in organizational development, organizational behavior, and human resource management. BA in European Studies with a focus on European History & History of Art. MA in Management and Leadership from Webster University, where she currently teaches undergraduate courses in Human Resource Management and Career Development (Sustainable Careers), as well as  graduate courses in Organisation Development & Change, Operations & Project Management and Change Leadership.

Sandrine Suman  |  Executive Producer

Manager and leader specialised in organizational development, organizational behavior, and human resource management. BA in European Studies with a focus on European History & History of Art. MA in Management and Leadership from Webster University, where she currently teaches undergraduate courses in Human Resource Management and Career Development (Sustainable Careers), as well as  graduate courses in Organisation Development & Change, Operations & Project Management and Change Leadership.

  Natalie Heller   |  Associated Artist  Movement artist whose work bridges choreography and visual art. She began creating performance work in 2006 and has been supported by the Ministry of Culture of Cyprus and the French Institute. BA from Oxford in Philosophy and French. Training in dance at Dance New Amsterdam in NYC and Espedance in France. Master degree in Creative Practice with distinction from Trinity Laban in London (2012). Her creative interest is centred on giving a first person account of lived experience.  URL:   http://www.natalieheller.com

Natalie Heller  |  Associated Artist

Movement artist whose work bridges choreography and visual art. She began creating performance work in 2006 and has been supported by the Ministry of Culture of Cyprus and the French Institute. BA from Oxford in Philosophy and French. Training in dance at Dance New Amsterdam in NYC and Espedance in France. Master degree in Creative Practice with distinction from Trinity Laban in London (2012). Her creative interest is centred on giving a first person account of lived experience.

URL: http://www.natalieheller.com

 
  Marihen Giménez   |  Associated Artist  Makeup artist and educator based in The Hague with international experience in the creative industries, ranging from the theatre stage to the fashion catwalk to the small screen. She has certified expertise in diverse areas of her trade, such as social makeup, characterization, fantasy, FX and makeup for High Definition Television, among others. Recent achievements include winning the prestigious Public’s Choice at the Makeup Awards 2016 in The Netherlands.  URL:   https://www.glamourmakeup.nl

Marihen Giménez  |  Associated Artist

Makeup artist and educator based in The Hague with international experience in the creative industries, ranging from the theatre stage to the fashion catwalk to the small screen. She has certified expertise in diverse areas of her trade, such as social makeup, characterization, fantasy, FX and makeup for High Definition Television, among others. Recent achievements include winning the prestigious Public’s Choice at the Makeup Awards 2016 in The Netherlands.

URL: https://www.glamourmakeup.nl

  Marianthi Michailidou   |  Associated Artist  Dance artist and pedagogue, BA in Philosophy and Greek Literature (University of Athens) and BA from Hogeschool voor de Kunsten Amsterdam. Post-Graduate degree in Carl Orff’s Musicokinetic education for children and a three-year course in Somatic Practices. This background gives Marianthi a rich foundation to relate to her own history as it is registered in the body and in that way connect to the world. She’s been producing independent work and practicing improvisation with artists from different disciplines the past 20 years.  URL:   http://www.marianthimichailidou.com/

Marianthi Michailidou  |  Associated Artist

Dance artist and pedagogue, BA in Philosophy and Greek Literature (University of Athens) and BA from Hogeschool voor de Kunsten Amsterdam. Post-Graduate degree in Carl Orff’s Musicokinetic education for children and a three-year course in Somatic Practices. This background gives Marianthi a rich foundation to relate to her own history as it is registered in the body and in that way connect to the world. She’s been producing independent work and practicing improvisation with artists from different disciplines the past 20 years.

URL: http://www.marianthimichailidou.com/

  Stefania Lassen   |  Associated Artist  Dancer originally from New York City with background in ballet, jazz and tap. She trained at the Broadway Dance Center in Manhattan and learned various styles of dance. Additionally, she has done several workshops in the US, including the PULSE, Big Brother Big Sister with Laine Munro, and tap training with Avi Miller and Ofer Ben. While in the Netherlands, Stefania has taught children’s dance classes in both ballet and hip-hop. Currently, Stefania is an LLM candidate at Utrecht University.

Stefania Lassen  |  Associated Artist

Dancer originally from New York City with background in ballet, jazz and tap. She trained at the Broadway Dance Center in Manhattan and learned various styles of dance. Additionally, she has done several workshops in the US, including the PULSE, Big Brother Big Sister with Laine Munro, and tap training with Avi Miller and Ofer Ben. While in the Netherlands, Stefania has taught children’s dance classes in both ballet and hip-hop. Currently, Stefania is an LLM candidate at Utrecht University.