Jon van Eerd in jury Musical Awards
Actor Jon van Eerd is the new jury member of the Musical Awards. Together with the Doetinchemse schouwburgdirecteur Charles Droste he will replace former judges actress Henriette Tol and theaterprogrammeur Peter Notes.
“I’m looking forward to the coming season, all theatre productions to go and see,” says Van Eerd (Mother I want to at the Revue). “In good conscience, I will tell my colleagues to review.”
Van Eerd and Droste joined the jury Cornald Maas (presenter Irene Moors, director Michiel van Erp, a journalist Arno Gelder and photographer Joris van Bennekom.
The awards are, since 2000, awarded for the best musical and emerging musicaltalenten. The award ceremony of the Musical Awards on 12 January.
Fifteen different productions, dragged down one, or more, of the 55 nominations in the wait. The show is live from the Beatrixtheater in Utrecht, broadcast on NPO 1. The gala is presented by Frits Sissing.