Jorine van Beek
Costume design and Costume designtechniques
Coördinator propedeutic phase, Projects, Dramaturgy
Bart Van den Eynde
Coordinator Performance Program
Bart Van den Eynde (°1967) has studied medieval history (RUGent & Stendhal II Grenoble) and theatre science (KULeuven). From 1991 to 1995 he was staff member at the Flemish Theatre Institute / VTI, a documentation center on the performing arts. In 1995 he joined the company of Ivo van Hove, Het Zuidelijk Toneel, and became for 5 years the literary manager and production dramaturg of this repertory company based in Eindhoven.
From 2001 to 2007 he was associate artistic director of the youth theatre company Laika in Antwerp. In 2009 he became the artistic & pedagogic director of Advanced Performance and Scenography Studies / a.pass, a postgraduate research program on performance and scenography on and off the stage.
Since 2005 he has been working as a freelance dramaturge for international dance and theatre productions. He has worked with directors (a.o. Ivo van Hove, Guy Cassiers, FC Bergman), choreographers (a.o. Meg Stuart, Arco Renz, Lisbeth Gruwez) and playwrights (a.o. Simon Stephens, Peter Verhelst, Judith Herzberg) in Belgium, France, The Netherlands, Germany, Great-Britain, Austria, Portugal and the United States. He has been a guest teacher at different theatre schools in Belgium and the Netherlands. Since 2015 he is program director of the master theatre at the theatre academy in Maastricht (Netherlands). He is currently a student again and he has obtained a degree as social mediator (KULeuven & KHLeuven) in 2015.
Laura De Geest
Improvisation and acting techniques
Coördinator Stage design Program, scenografy, installations
Teaches in these programs:
Acting techniques, Directing
Speech and voice techniques and expression
Director of the Toneelacademie Maastricht
Teacher actingtechniques and directing
Anne de Loos
Anna Luyten teaches Cultural philosophy and criticism at the Toneelacademie Maastricht. She is lecturer ‘Artist Writing’ at the School of Arts Ghent where she also coaches master arts-students. With performer Heike Langsdorf she coordinates at the Hogent the research project “Wandering as a discipline: an investigation of the function of attention and participation in performance art, art education and artistwriting.” She studied philosophy, applied literary studies and theatre science. She has interviewed many big names from the art world for Belgian public television and made Human Interest documentaries for radio and television. As a non-fiction writer she worked in the editorial staff of Belgian and Dutch newspapers as De Standaard, Knack, De Morgen and Vrij Nederland. She wrote on commission for the Klara Festival an opera-libretto and theatre texts for Theater aan zee and Kunstenfestivaldesarts. She is a core contributor to the “living books programme” Uitgelezen and a conversational performer in philosophical and artistic programs for public, f.i. the photography program De Donkere kamer Belgium and Brainwash Amsterdam.
Coordinator for the teacher/director program (Part Time Program)
Teaches in the program:
Dramaturgy and Theatre history
Coördinator Master in Theatre, little fables of practice
History of furniture and architecture
Education in Arts and Cultur
Teaches in the program:
Loes van Vliet
History of costume