Safety Measures at BAM
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Ivo van Hove

Ivo van Hove began his career as a stage director in 1981, producing and directing plays he wrote himself before working with various esteemed theater companies and becoming general director of Toneelgroep Amsterdam in 2001. He has received many accolades, including an Obie Award for Best Production for More Stately Mansions and Hedda Gabler.

Toneelgroep Amsterdam produces contemporary international theater from its home base, the Amsterdam Stadsschouwburg. As the Netherlands’ largest repertory company, it holds a prominent place in the Dutch capital’s international cultural scene. Its past BAM appearances have been for the productions Roman Tragedies (2012 Next Wave), Cries and Whispers (2011 Next Wave), and Opening Night (2008 Next Wave), all directed by Van Hove.