Constanze Janssen

Guest Teacher - Classical Ballet
Constanze Janssen began her ballet studies at the ballet school Renoldi and the children’s ballet at the Aachen Stadttheater. In 1977 she was motivated by the ballet master Peter Schnitzler to make the entrance examination for Bühnentanz at the Rhineland University of Music in Cologne.
In 1980, she received a scholarship to the Hochschule für Musik und Theater in Hanover. Here she completed her final examinations in 1983. In the same year she moved to Paris to join Bruce Merrill at the Center de Danse du Marais in Paris. There she also worked as a teacher under his name. Constanze Janssen danced at the Staatsoper in Hannover, at the Aachen Stadttheater, at the Wuppertaler stages at the Stadttheater in Freiburg and at the Modern Dance Company Ici in Paris in various productions, among others. in The Nutcracker; Coppelia; The Phoenix; Gymnopedie; The Wildschütz; The bat; My Fair Lady; Candide and West Side Story. Her teachers and choreographers were Leonie Renoldi, Peter Schnitzler, Peter Sardoç, Alan Howard, Gundel Eplinius, Franz Ziegler, Dieter Klos, José Limon, Bruce Merrill, Lothar Höfgen, Sèrge Manguette, Joanna Jankowska, Hans Pop, Dick O’Swanborn and José de Udaeta.
In 1994, she founded Pas de Chat in Montecchio nell’Emilia, Italy. There she choreographed every year for the Summer Estates Festival. During this summer festival, Tchaikovsky’s nutcracker was performed under her direction and direction. In 2003 an invitation of this ballet evening followed at the theater Multisala900 in Cavriago, Italy.
In September 2002 Constanze Janssen moved to Germany to teach at the ballet school Tosca Dancing School in Memmingen, the ballet studio Gerda Buck in Mindelheim and at the First Stage Club in Augsburg. At the end of 2003 Leonie Renoldi asked her to return to the roots of her dance track to take over the management of the ballet school Renoldi in Aachen. Since 2008 she has worked regularly with Vladimir Gelvan and Sara Reddig in Berlin.
Constanze has been Khalida’s ballet teacher since 2007, and she has taught ballet workshops for bellydancers as a guest instructor at Khalida’s ‘BOOTCAMP’ event in 2012, as well as during the ‘DANCE INTENSIVE’ weekend in 2014 and the first edition of MoveSpiration in Würselen, DE in 2017.
During the MoveSpiration 2018 weekend she will be teaching daily classes in Classical Ballet.

Master Seung-Eun Chae

Guest Teacher - TaeKwonDo

About Master Seung-Eun Chae

8. Dan Taekwondo, 4. Dan Haidong Gumdo®

  • Taekwondo Instructor since 1985
  • Achievements: Korean Mittelschulmeister 1970 and 1971 Korean Police Chief 1976 Has instructed over 100 Dan- (black belt) and Poom (coloured belt) students Two-times Bronze medal winner at Haidong Gumdo World Championships 2006 in Korea
  • Instructor at Taekwon-Do Club Koryo Stolberg e.V. Taekwon-Do Club Han Kook Jülich e.V. Owner/founder of Sportschule Chae and Taekwon-Do Highlight Eschweiler e.V.

Master Chae has been Khalida‘s TaeKwonDo teacher since 2016, he has taught TaeKwonDo and Haidong Gumdo initiation workshops for dancers as a guest instructor at the first edition of MOVESPIRATION in Würselen, DE in 2017.

During the MoveSpiration 2018 weekend Master Seung-Eun Chae will be teaching TaeKwonDo classes on Saturday and Sunday.


Khalida Bech

Organiser - Movement Preparation and Bellydance

Khalida is a multi-award winning professional belly dance performer and instructor, born in Belgium and living in Germany. She has a background in ballet and jazz, started taking classes in middle eastern dance in 2003, and has been studying martials arts (Tae Kwon Do) and dance & movement theory in addition since 2015.

In 2007 she was the first dancer/instructor to graduate at Yamila’s 3,5- year training for performers/teachers of Middle-Eastern Dance with distinction, and the first dancer to win the ‘Bellydancer of the World’ main category (solo oriental/raqs sharqi) at Leyla Jouvana‘s international festival in Duisburg, DE.

In recent years, she has been successfully featured as a guest instructor/performer at international belly dance festivals in Norway, Denmark, Belgium, The Netherlands, Germany, The UK, Luxembourg, Greece, Czech Republic, Poland, Israel, Turkey, Canada, and the US (Hawaii).

She is also an experienced judge and BD competition coach.

At the moment she offers coaching for dancers, instructional DVDs, workshops for different levels as well as high-quality performances.

Khalida regularly hosts events and weekend intensives for dancers at her local studio. Her aim is to share her passion for movement with fellow dancers, and to help promote artists she admires.

During the MoveSpiration 2018 weekend she will be teaching daily Movement Preparation and Bellydance Technique classes.


Giulia Janssen

Guest teacher - DancEmotion
Giulia Janssen, was born in March 1991 in Schwelm, Germany. She was immersed in the world of theatre since early childhood through her parents; professional ballet dancer and instructor Constanze Janssen, and opera singer John Janssen. In 1993 she and her family moved to Montechiarugolo, Italy.
At three years old she started taking ballet lessons at her mother’s school “Pas de Chat” in Montecchio nell’Emilia. During the summer festival “Estate Estiva” as well as at the “Multisala Novecento” in Cavriago she performed the role of Marie in Tschaikowsky’s “Nutkracker”. At ten she expanded her ballet lessons at the school of Francesco Frola in Parma. At the “Arte Danza University” in Forlí she took part at the summer courses under the direction of Sèrge Manguette and Noemi Briganti.

In 2002 she and her family moved back to Germany. Since 2005 she appeared regularly with the dance company “Prima la Danza” under direction of her mother Constanze Janssen. In 2014 she started her studying dance pedagogy at the “Off-Theater NRW, Academy of Theatre, Dance and Culture” in Neuss, Germany .

Her teachers were a.o. Karla Richter (Rhythm and Dance-Alive); at the “Langen-Institut, Monheim” (Methodology, Didactics, Modern Expressive Dance); Max Daniel Joureau, independent choreographer (Laban Art of Movement); Othello Johns, soloist a.o. at the “Isodora Duncan Dance Company” (Contemporary). In March 2016 she completed her studies in Neuss with the diploma “State-certified Dance Pedagogue”.

Since 2015 she teaches classical ballet and modern dance at the “Ballettschule Renoldi” in Aachen, Germany.

During the MoveSpiration 2018 weekend Giulia will be teaching DancEmotion classes on Saturday and Sunday.


Ingunn Lyngstad

Guest Teacher - Yoga

Ingunn Lyngstad is a Norwegian Belly Dancer and yoga instructor from “the end of the world”. She has been dancing Belly Dance since 2007, and has been running her own dance studio since 2009.

Ingunn took a yoga teacher training in 2011 and has taught yoga at her studio and in Summers Schools since then. Ingunn is a Hatha yoga trained teacher. Hatha yoga is on of the big classical branches of yoga, and emphasizes physical exercises to master the body along with mind.

She has been a much-loved guest teacher on Anna Barners yearly træningslejr/summer dance camp (2012-2014) and will teach there again in summer 2018. She has also been a featured guest teacher at the UK JWAAD Summer School 2013-2015.

During the MoveSpiration 2018 weekend Ingunn will be teaching a short Hatha Yoga class on Saturday and Sunday



Guest teacher - Qi Gong/Taiji

Chandra (the Moon)

Sandra Van Frankfoort-Mamentu/Chandra was Born in South Celebes, Indonesia. She grew up in the Netherlands.

She is a professional bellydancer/instructor who loves to teach children and adults. In 2006 Chandra started taking Bellydance classes just for fun and because she felt inspired watching the beauty of professional bellydance performances and the art of Middle Eastern Dance. In February 2011 she completed Yamila’s 3,5 year training for Professional performers/teachers of Middle Eastern Dance in NL.

Throughout the years, she attended classes with professional instructors from the Netherlands and abroad, complementing with additional private coaching sessions by Khalida (DE), Queenie (BE), Bozenka (GR), Shujana (NL), Anasma (FR) and Rubina (NL).

She also attended several intensive dance weekends to deepen her dance studies even further.

Chandra’s dance experience goes beyond Middle Eastern dance. In the past she has passionately studied the following styles:

  • Ballroom and latin
  • Streetdance
  • Hiphop
  • Salsa

She loves combining elements of these styles and her dance background with Bellydance to create beautiful Fusion!

In addition Chandra has started studying several Martial Arts Styles since 2015:

  • Taiji Yang Style (Ancient Martial Art) (in 2008 she did the Chen style)
  • QiGong Ba Duan Jin (Health Exercise)

Chandra has successfully taught 2 introductory classes in Taiji and Qigong during the first MoveSpiration weekend in 2017, and she will be our guest teacher for both Taiji and Qigong again at MoveSpiration 2018.



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