WHO WE ARE
Frieda is a classical flutist and graduate of Northwestern University and the Koninklijk Conservatorium. She performs, has taught flute privately since 1983 and at Platform C (Muziekschool Amstelveen) since 1991. She is a qualified English teacher and has taught at the Mediacollege Amsterdam (vocational school), Artez Conservatory, InHolland (University of Applied Sciences), the Stichting Joodse Kindergemeenschap Cheider (high school) and privately for adults, teenagers and children. She has been involved in amateur theater her whole life on stage and behind the scenes with music direction and more. For Canopy she brings her many years of board experience and a great enthusiasm for the theater.
George Hansel - Consultant
George Hansel has worked in the theater as an actor, singer, professional clown, producer, director, lighting and technical designer and acting coach. He ran the Black Box of Asbury Park, a non-profit performance space, for 12 years. He is an inspiring and enthusiastic teacher who helps his students get the most out of whatever they’d like to do with acting.
Liza Pevzner - Teacher
Liza did her final exams in drama and continued with the preparatory course LOT at Theater School Utrecht. After auditioning at various drama schools in the Netherlands, she started her studies in 2020 at the ArtEZ Docent Theater training in Zwolle. There she focuses her creative work on classical and absurd theater and is preparing for a teaching career in drama.