Kudos

In 8 years time New Heroes realised 37 projects in 15 countries. Various shows have run for more than 5 years. With our urban actions we’ve reached over 5 million people off and online. We appeared on various international media channels in more than 10 countries and have a weekly TV show about art on national Dutch Tv.

Prizes & Nominations

  • Won Theater Aan Zee 2007
  • Won Matthijs Prijs
  • Nominated for Amsterdam Kunstprijs
  • Nominated for Scenografie Prijs
  • Selected for TheaterFestival

2 World Records

  • Most people writing 1 story
  • Biggest cookie mosaic in the world.

US PIGLAND

★★★★NRC

  • Reached more than 12000 farmers in 3 different countries
  • On repertoire and touring since 2012
  • Appeared in over 17 different media channels in the Netherlands and Belgium

ELDERLY & DESIRE

★★★★Volkskrant

  • Reached more than 20000 people aged 65 +
  • On repertoire and touring since 2009
  • Appeared in more than 25 different media channels in Netherlands and Belgium

IN SEARCH OF EUROPE/DE MAN IN EUROPE 

★★★★Volkskrant

  • Jury selection ‘Best Show’ TheaterFestival the Netherlands & Belgium
  • Nomination for Euro-Dutchman of the Year
  • Part of the cultural programme of the Dutch Presidency of the EU.
  • Performed for 500 Belgian Mayors and Officials in Antwerp
  • Performed for the European Commission in Brussels
  • Performed in 10 different countries in EU and outside (from Phillippines to UK, From Sweden to Turkey)
  • Made into a TV documentary for National Dutch TV.

WOLK

★★★★ ‘…from inferno to heaven.’ NRC– Kester Freriks, 5 aug. 2016

  • SOLD OUT installation
  • Appearances on 3 National TV Shows, 4 National Radio Shows and 8 Regional Media Programs.
  • 16 companies helped develop and build the WOLK installation
  • Over 120 companies and individuals donated over a third of all sold WOLK tickets to social organisations.

EYE

★★★★ Volkskrant: “an unforgettable experience”,

  • 13.400 international tweets
  • 19 international online magazines wrote about EYE, including renowned blogs as Wired, pfsk and Archilovers
  • Winner of “most important cultural event of 2014” in Brabant.

SKETCH

  • Nominated for the Wijnberg Scenography Prize
  • Performed in 11 different European Countries
  • Already since 2011 and still going strong