Tineke Schouten, who, with a jubileumvoorstelling by the country to go touring, it’s not nice to her own shows.
“I’m never satisfied,” says the 64-year-old Schouten to the AD. “When I rehearse am, there will be nothing of me about it. Jeez, what an amateur, going through my head. My perfectionism is me always in the way.”
In her new performance Highlights brings Schouten characters from old shows back together. “Call it a kind of best of,” she explains. Still doubted them in the first instance or they had to do. “People said: you stop it? I have, over the years, a total of 23 brand new shows written. Now I felt that I was actually a bit of a cheater.”
Plans has the comedian is still enough. “I see the coming years what opportunities come my way. Maybe they have an old aunt that is necessary in a film,” says Schouten.
“Or for a musicalrol – I used to be approached by large impresariaten. But no time, eh. Or maybe even a musical to write. Or my transfer experience to young colleagues.”
In the car with Tineke Schouten: Think more and more to last show