| Manis (Indonesia / Germany)
was born in Singapore in 1953. After her instruction to an educator
she worked for 18 years with children and juveniles in a care-centre
After instructions since 1984 in modern-, jazz-, afro-, Brazilian-,
and samba-dance she finally found her own development possibilities
in oriental dance. Her enthusiasm and love to it holds on and can
be experienced in her lessons as well as in her numerous performances
in Germany and international.
Continuation studies by so many famous teachers widened her repertoire
and competence. Since 92 she is a full-time-dancer and more than
a ever popular teacher in inland and in foreign countries. She is
also head of the department “Oriental Dance” in the
famous “tanzhaus nrw – die Werkstatt e.V.”.
Her spirited spontaneity and a great interest in creating choreographies
characterize her work.
She is also known through TV, works with many popular music-groups
in the field of Oriental Dance and founded the popular show-group