has trodden the boards since elementary school. She acts, recites and sings. She was a member of the actors group Thalia and played in the children's musical De tovenaar van Oz (The wizzard of Oz). She had a role as a slave in the documentary De Slavernij (Slavery), which was released in 2003 and produced by F. van Zichem. This was in remembrance of 140 years of slavery. Alongside her job as an administrative assistant Verginia is also a free lance performer. She regularly recites the work of the poet Farah-L. Important highlights for her in 2003 were performing in the Green Festival and A tori fu a uma nanga a man in the Thalia theatre.
Archive available for: Verginia Ceder
An evening's debating, readings and music. Various topics are debated, such as: which language should the writer choose? His or her mother tongue or the language of the largest reading public? Does the writer write for a specific group of readers? What is the role of the writers own cultural background, while writing within a multi cultural society? The debating panel consists of: Jit Narain, Guillaume Pool, Arlette Codfried, Ismene Krishnadath, Cynthia McLeod, Sombra, EKM Dido (South Africa) Sitok Srengenge (Indonesia), Gibi Bacilio (Curaçao), Ronald Giphart (The Netherlands) and panel leader Willie Alberga.
Readings by Brigitte Brown and Virginia Alvarez and presented by Sombra.