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.

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.

See www.sportschule-chae.com

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.

See www.khalidadance.com