Georgina Dean
founder and regular teacher

George is an actor, director, dancer and choreographer. She trained in Performing Arts at De Montfort University, UK and subsequently in Amsterdam at the Amsterdamse Hogeschool voor de Kunsten and the Mulholland Academy. She is the founder of Amsterdam Kids Drama & Dance and designs all the regular classes. She is co-artistic director of AnaMorphic Dance Theatre, founded with Emma Webb.

Emma Webb
guest teacher

Emma trained in dance at De Montfort University, UK and taught at Oxford and Cherwell Valley College for 20 years. She runs classes in Oxford, UK for children, including those with special needs, and over 50’s classes for adults. She specialises in teaching actors to move and dancers to act and is currently studying for an MA in Movement Studies at Central School of Speech & Drama in London. She is the other half of AnaMorphic Dance Theatre and an occasional Amsterdam teacher.

Grainne Delany
occasional teacher

Grainne has a Masters Degree in Theatre and Psychology and currently works at the International School Amsterdam as Drama Specialist with more than 20 years teaching experience. She is passionate about using Object Theatre, Mask and Body Language to cross language barriers and stimulate self-development in children of all ages.

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Sam Heady
occasional teacher

Sam was born in Australia, trained as an actor in Dublin and has a Licentiate Diploma as a Speech and Drama teacher from the London Guildhall School of Music and Drama. She is a professional performer and director with broad teaching experience and particularly enjoys working in Children’s Theatre.

Franka Insinger
occasional teacher

Franka is a singer, saxophonist, theatre-maker and teacher. She holds a degree in Acting and Performing Arts Management from the Witwatersrand University School of Dramatic Arts, in Johannesburg, South Africa and a Music Education degree from the Rotterdam Conservatory of Music (now Codarts). She has 13 years experience as a Drama, Music and language teacher at schools all over the world and currently teaches at the International School of Amsterdam and the Amsterdam International Community School (AICS).