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Marc Pil

Marc Pil is a member of the Supervisory Board of Theater Babel Rotterdam. 


What’s your name?

Marc Pil


Where were you born?



What’s your profession?

Business manager at Jakop Ahlbom Company

Since when?



What do you like most about your profession?

Working together with a super ambitious team and one of the most extraordinary theatre directors in the world.


What’s your hobby?

Reading, watching films, enjoying Rotterdam and being outside. 


Which property to a person is important for you?



Who do you admire?

My lover.


What’s your most prominent characteristic?

I am (almost always) cheerful and optimistic.


What do you want to tell the world?

The world is beautiful but we should take better care of it.

What do you want to learn?



What do you like most about your appearance?

My hair (with its first grey stripes) 


For what can we wake you up?

A nice glass of wine with a dito conversation. 


What’s your most precious possession?

Our house in Rotterdam. 


What’s your most beautiful memory?

Holding my newborn nephew.


What’s your saddest memory?

The passing of someone close to me.  


When were you happiest?

In an American desert, at sunset, between very special birds, with my lover and our dearest friend.


Why did you cry, the last time you cried?

From pain! When I tripped and fell down the stairs, and very stupidly landed on my arm.  


Who would you like to have dinner with?

Barack Obama, for his calm and powerful appearance (but I think he can also make you laugh a lot).