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Niki Tiganitaki

Niki Tiganitaki is the founder and director of “EN ROI” Dance School in Athens, as well as the owner of “NTL Dance School” Ballet School in Larisa. In the 90’s she organized the examinations of the Imperial Society of Teachers of Dancing in Central and Northern Greece.
She got a degree from the “Sofi Katsouli” Higher Dance School and is also graduate of the Royal Academy of Dance (RAD) and the University Durham of United Kingdom in the classical ballet philosophy, dance medicine, education and dance psychology. She is a tutor and instructor of modern dance of the Imperial Society of Teachers of Dancing (ISTD) with a licentiate degree in modern dance. Moreover, Niki Tiganitaki is an accredited teacher of Contemporary Dance of the Contemporary Dance Association, as well as graduate of the French method Barre Astié and the American Zena Rommett Barre Floor. Having obtained a degree in dance teaching for children and adolescents by Trinity Laban Conservatoire for Music and Dance England, she has also been trained in the teaching of expressive dance to children with special needs (Autism Movement Therapy Provider) and to people with physical disabilities. In her 30 years of experience she has taught children, boys and girls, adolescents, adults and elderly people. She is a member of the Association of Dance School Owners in Greece (Σ.Ι.Σ.Χ.Ε.), UNESCO (CID member), Association of Dance and Rhythmic Gymnastics, Greek Council of the Royal Academy of Dance in London, Royal Academy of Dance (RAD), Imperial Society of Teachers of Dancing (ISTD) and Dance U.K. Niki is also a choreographer with rich volunteering work in the Municipal and Regional Theatre of Larisa as well.

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Euan Trinder

Euan Trinder studied in the School of Fine Arts -specialization of dance- in the University of South Africa, Cape Town. His further studies include the following dance systems: RAD, ISTD, Cecchetti, Bourneville, SDS and Alianza Flamenca. He also completed classical music studies in the Trinity College of London. As a professional dancer, he has cooperated with several dance groups in Europe and Africa, such as PACT, PACOFS, CAPAB Ballet and Opera, as well as with international ballet groups from the United Kingdom. His great experience as a dance teacher and choreographer includes award-winning collaborations with dance groups in Europe and Africa, especially succeeding in the United Kingdom, Ireland, Russia, Bulgaria, South Africa, Greece and Cyprus. As a mentor, teacher, choreographer and teacher of Spanish dance, he has taught in many universities, colleges and university institutions throughout his career, among which are Deree and 58 dance schools all over Greece. He established the Spanish Dance Society in Greece in 1989 and in Cyprus in 1991, which is also an international Examination Centre. He was also a director of Alianza Flamenca from 2006 until 2011.

Vanesa Psallida

Graduate of the Department of History and Archaeology of the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens. She is a student of the Master program “Historic research, Didactics and New Technologies” of the Ionian University. She got her degree from the Higher Professional Dance School “Vasiliki Marouli”. Senior student of modern dance -Imperial Society of Teachers of Dancing (ISTD) – and Spanish dance of the Spanish Dance Society (SDS). Classical dance graduate of Royal Academy of Dance (RAD). Certified teacher in contemporary dance of Contemporary Dance Association (CDA) and the French method Barre Astié. She has been trained in teaching people with mental and physical disabilities.