Jeangu Macrooy: conquering the world

Jeangu Macrooy: conquering the world

Last year he blew us away on our Tedx stage in Maastricht, now 23 year old Jeangu Macrooy from Suriname is conquering the world with 120 shows in the past year, his very first club tour this year and performances at Lowlands, Festival Mundial and North Sea Jazz. But,...
A mindboggling 9+ for TEDxMaastricht 2016!

A mindboggling 9+ for TEDxMaastricht 2016!

Now that the year is coming to an end, it is time to reflect on the things accomplished this year. We just received the result from the TEDxMaastricht 2016 post event survey from ted.com in New York. They asked you – our audience – one simple...
TEDxMaastricht 2016… from our curator’s perspective!

TEDxMaastricht 2016… from our curator’s perspective!

“Tell your story” said Arnaud Collery before he continued: “Not sharing yours, is a crime against yourself.” In a cascade of English words, uttered with his French accent, he talks about his youth and several profound life experiences. He makes me think about the...
Esther de Koning: a supershort acting course

Esther de Koning: a supershort acting course

Actress, writer and theater producer Esther de Koning is known for her honest and tragicomic productions for both young and adult audiences. Esther has won several prestigious national awards. From The Hague, Esther has studied and then worked at the Theater Academy...