Personal development through the performing arts

Arjan Bouw


Professor 5Rhythms and Open Floor

He studied Acting with a specialization in “masks” at the HKU theater faculty in Utrecht, Netherlands.

With physical preparation for acting, Arjan has worked as an actor in dance, youth theater and street theater. She has been dancing the 5Rhythms since 1996 and has taught the Waves level of this practice since 2005 and Heartbeat since 2010. She has taught Open Floor since 2016. His heart evidences these teachings. Their down-to-earth humanity creates safe spaces in which life force can find its way to move across and onto the dance floor. He lives in the countryside, in the Netherlands, and teaches internationally. He also works as a therapist in a therapy center in the Netherlands.