Danny de Munk honored after last performance Ciske the Rat
Photo: Stage Entertainment
In Amsterdam’s DeLaMar Theatre’s Sunday night, the last performance played of the musical about Ciske de Rat. After got actor Danny de Munk, in gratitude for his “incredible performance”, in January won the Musical Award for best musical.
Albert Verlinde, producer of the musical and director of Stage Entertainment, appeared after the slotapplaus on the scene to thank you for The Munk. Then received the actor the statue out of the hands of Silver Metz, one of the young actors who are starring in Ciske played.
“Danny has in the past year a unique and incredible achievement. He has almost all of the 247 representations played. He did it every performance with heart and soul. Without Danny it was this beautiful, successful production would not have been possible and therefore hear this award in only one place at home and that is when Danny”, Stage Entertainment, in a statement to know.
Ciske the Rat dragged in the Musical Awards Gala in January, a total of three awards: for best big musical, best talent (Silver Metz), and for best arrangements.
In 2016 launched a new tour of Ciske the Rat, after the musical previously between 2007 and 2009 in Dutch and Flemish theatres. The Munk sang in the musical the role of the grown-up version of Ciske. The young version was played by various young actors.
The Munk said prior to the last presentation that this is the last time that he was in a musical about Ciske plays.
“I can well imagine that they have the musical in the future again in reprise are going to take,” says the actor. “But then I sit on row 1. It’s really been lovely.” Countdown to the last show did The Munk. “I’m not a person who counts down. I live in the now. All people ask me that question now.”
Danny de Munk says never more to return as Ciske the Rat
The singer and actor was in 1983 as a 12-year-old in one fell swoop famous when he is the title role played in the film Ciske de Rat. The role of Amsterdam little street tough turned out written for him. The song I feel so damn alone, that he sang in the film, was a hit and The Munk became a celebrity.