Barbara Van Lindt has been appointed managing director of the Master of Theatre / DasArts, part of the Theatre School of the Amsterdam School of the Arts (AHK). In this function she will be in charge of the day-to-day management of the master's programme and responsible for the artistic and educational development of the DasArts study programme.
Barbara Van Lindt studied philosophy and theatre science in Antwerp and Leuven. She worked for Antwerpen Culturele Hoofdstad van Europa 1993 as staff member for the performing arts. She gained experience in various centres for the arts: communication in Monty (Antwerp) and programming in STUK (Leuven).
In 1997 Van Lindt founded the theatre laboratory Gasthuis in Amsterdam, where she was artistic director till the end of 2001. In 2002 Barbara Van Lindt returned to Belgium to lead wp Zimmer, a laboratory for dance and performance. Since 2006 she works as programmer for the Kunstenfestivaldesarts in Brussels. During the past two years Barbara Van Lindt was involved with DasArts as an advisor for the students.
For more information, please contact:
Freek van Duijn, managing director DasArts a.i.
T +31 20 586 9636