In South Africa, Stef Bos award for his music theatre production “the Core”. Reports that his agency “Buzz!”. Forest won the theaterprijs “Fiesta” in the category “Best music 2017”. The singer feels already very honoured: “It’s an incredible honor to be as a songwriter from the Low Countries this price to get into a country under my skin is crawled. This price gives the pleasant feeling that the love is mutual.” Forest in the years ’90 for the first time to South Africa. Since then, he moves like a creative nomad between the Netherlands, South Africa and Belgium. In 1984, Forest theatre at the Studio Herman Teirlinck in Antwerp. His love for theater was born. Throughout his career, has chosen Forest are always music performances over concerts.