Naïma Baraka is a performer, kickboxer, butoh dancer and teacher. In 2018 she started her company BARAKA EMPOWERMENT, where a multidisciplinary range of disciplines: dance, theater, sports/kickboxing come together. In her younger years, she did the youth theater school, followed by a short trainings at the Theater Kamer. In 2014 she became a Butoh practitioner being taught by Ezio Tangini, Italy. She performed her solo “LEAVES” at the Butoh festival in 2019. Since 2017, Naïma is a part of the ZID Theater where she have played in various productions.
Karolina Spaic is the founder, director and artistic leader of ZID Theater and runs the organization together with Sebo Bakker. She has directed dozens of performances and has set up various renowned (inter)national projects. In 2020, she was appointed Knight of the Order of Orange-Nassau. Besides making theatre, she works as an enthusiastic advisor and board member in the arts and culture sector.