Author of the poetry collection Hope's in Vain (2015) and the thesis Flaubert's Reflection (2016). Playwright, producer, and director of Heaven forfend! (2011) and Gods / A Play (2016). Producer and director of Kenneth Koch's The Construction of Boston (2013).
Born in Amsterdam, Netherlands. 2728 years ago. Grew up in rural Flevoland. Of racially-mixed heritage and of the male homosexual persuasion. Likes drag culture, theatre, music, television series, and film. Graduated from VU University Amsterdam with a B.A. in Literatures in English and Literary Studies. Thesis on the postmodern reversing of literary realism as seen in Julian Barnes's Flaubert's Parrot (entitled Flaubert's Reflection).
Marketing Manager at high-performance computing power house ClusterVision. Current Board Member of the Advisory Committee at and former Director of LGBT youth rights organisation Expreszo. Theatrical Producer at Martian Prince. Editor of The Canonical Notes. Supervising producer of A Streetcar Named Desire (2012). Actor (as Schlomo) in Naomi Wallace's The Fever Chart: Three Short Visions of the Middle East (2009). Founder of Martian Prince, Shawlman, and VU Dramatists.