Speeltheater Holland Knights in Order of Orange-Nassau

On 19th of July 2012 on the opening night of Mysteries on Marken both artistic leaders of Speeltheater Holland, Onny Huisink and Saskia Janse, were honored and appointed as Knights in Order of Orange-Nassau (Ridders in de Orde van Oranje-Nassau) by the Mayor of Edam, on behalf of Her Majesty the Queen Beatrix of the Netherlands,

The Order is a chivalry order for a person who deserve appreciation and recognition from society for the special way in which they have carried out their activities. Saskia & Onny are given this special honor because of their contribution for more than 37 years to the Theatre for Young Audiences and Puppetry, as well as in the Netherlands as in many countries abroad.

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Date: July 26, 2012
Source: www.speeltheater.nl
News Item: Artistic leaders of Speeltheater Holland, Onny Huisink and Saskia Janse, honored and appointed as Knights in Order of Orange-Nassau