In ’96 Roy Tukkers graduated at the High School of Arts in Utrecht as a theatre designer. Initially he uses in his creativity as a designer for specific stands and exhibitions. But he stayed connected with theatre with several projects for festivals and theatre groups. In the year 1999 Roy starts successfully as a solo artist and becomes three times in a row Dutch Champion of Living Statue. Nowadays he runs, together with Godelieve, the independent theatre group TukkersConnexion. In their studio they create visual performances and movement theatre. All with a special and recognisable touch. TukkersConnexion is well-known at various festivals and events in Holland and abroad.
1999 Dutch Champion Living Statues 'Ons-Uit-Een'
2000 Dutch Champion Living Statues 'Tres Alegres'
2001 Dutch Champion & Audience award Living Statues 'Turn Up'
2009 World Champion & Dutch Champion Living Statues 'Orange
2011 Audience award WK Statues 'The Couch'
2012 Dutch Champion Living Statues 'Samen Schaatsen'