Conchitta Bottse PAARD, Maartje Weijers Table For Ten, Peter van Vught Darling Peter, Irfan Er Music Boutique
Hoe draag je als poppodium of festival een steentje bij aan de acceptatie van minderheden, zonder daarbij een opzichtig politiek statement in te nemen of enkel te profiteren?
Conchitta Bottse PAARDConchitta Bottse is a promoter at music venue PAARD in The Hague, with an expertise in hip hop. She is also the producer of ADE Beats, the urban, bass & beats conference during Amsterdam Dance Event and tour manager of soul diva Shirma Rouse. Since January 2021 she als started as a counselor for Fonds Podiumkunsten.
Maartje Weijers Table For TenMaartje Weijers is co-founder of creative brand partnershpip agency Table For Ten. Table For Ten focuses on creating connections between brands and events that benefit both, equally. Whether it’s a dance event that welcomes thousands of visitors or a small-sized queer film festival, Table For Ten believes there are many creative ways to meet eachother at the table and form bonds that have meaning, are a whole lotta fun or simply help further a good cause.
Peter van Vught Darling PeterDJ Darling Peter and organizer of queer events. Based in Amsterdam and Barcelona, working for Pride Amsterdam as booker. Always try to create a safe space with organizing events to be inclusive and want people to be just them self. Be open for the unknown and learn from eachother.
Irfan Er Music BoutiqueIrfan Er is founder of Music Boutique, a boutique agency focussing on bespoke artist-, event and label services. For each project, a creative team is put together that suits the job best. Selling a ticket for a hiphop, jazz or pop concert is a total different ball game, than promoting music and creating content for a singer songwriter or queer artist. Before founding the agency, Irfan has been working actively in the music industry for 20 years. As managing partner in Topbillin', he represented hiphop, dance and queer artists like The Opposites, De Jeugd van Tegenwoordig, Joost van Bellen, Willem, Typhoon, Doppelgang, Anne-Fay, FS Green, Rico & Sticks, Willie Wartaal and others. In addition, he has been working as a music promoter for different venues and events, most recently Milkshake Festival Holland and Brazil.
Amber Roner Story Art StudioAmber Roner believes that everybody has a story worth sharing. Over the years, she has been an energetic host and multimedia journalist for various podcasts, music events, TV and radioshows.