TEDxDelftWomen would not take place if it were not for the support of our outstanding sponsors. They share the spirit of TED’s mission of “ideas worth spreading”.
The Rietveld Theater is one of the sponsors for TEDxDelftWomen 2015. We’d like to introduce this organization to you, and thank them for their support and contribution. We asked Maarten Freriks from Rietveld Theater to share some insights
1) What is the name of your company and what do you do?
The Rietveld Theater is a do-it-yourself theater in the center of Delft. Completely run by volunteers, we provide a stage to upcoming artists, amateur performers and also renowned performers, that prefer the small stage. The Rietveld Theater is being run by Stichting Theaternetwerk Delft that is also responsible for the Theaterfestival Delft Fringe, a yearly event, where around 150 performing groups are staged on about a 100 locations in the city center of Delft. Music, theater, comedy, street theater, and other disciplines are all part of the performances.
2) What is the company’s mission/vision?
The aim of Stichting Theaternetwerk Delft is to provide a stage to amateur and upcoming artists, so that they can develop themselves and increase the size of their audience.
3) Why did you choose to sponsor TEDxDelftWomen?
We relate very much to the purpose of giving a platform to women to spread good ideas and hence, we chose to sponsor it.
4) What do you see in common between your company and TEDxDelftWomen?
Both TEDxDelftWomen and Rietveld Theater are into giving a stage to good ideas and performances. So we welcome the participants and organisation of TEDxDelftWomen wholeheartedly.
Interested in being a sponsor of TEDxDelftWomen 2015?
We engage the local community by inviting people and companies to contribute whatever skills, goods or funds they are able to share. It is our belief that the TEDx concept is such an inspiration to so many people because its partners contribute whichever they are good at. If you feel you or your company can relate to TEDxDelftWomen don’t hesitate to contact us.