Karen Verlinden BE
Karen Verlinden obtained a Master’s degrees in Linguistics and Literature (Spanish and Dutch) and in Cultural Studies (2011). She worked as a production manager at STUK, Het Theaterfestival, with artist Kris Verdonck and at Beursschouwburg. In 2014 she started working as a production manager at Hiros, eventually taking on the artistic coordination of the organisation. Hiros supports artists in the sustainable development of their careers in the performing arts. Today she is Project Coordinator of Perform Europe, an EU funded project with the aim of making the touring of performing arts more balanced, sustainable, and inclusive.