Robert is a Berlin based actor, director and voice & movement teacher from the Netherlands. In 2005, after finishing his acting studies at ‘De Acteerstudio’ (The Hague, the Netherlands), he moved to Berlin and expanded his studies in the field of dance and choreography at the Tanzfabrik Berlin. In 2007, he began his continuing studies at the Lichtenberg Institute for Applied physiology of the voice, where he completed both student and teacher programs and held a year-long residency studying the physiological dynamics between voice and movement. In the year 2015 and 2016 he has studied the Meisner acting technique at Studio Andre Bolouri (Actors Space) in Berlin.
Over the past few years Robert has been teaching both acting and voice and movement at several institutions around the world, amongst them: Mexico City University of the Arts, Berlin University of the Arts, Vienna University of Arts, SMASH Berlin (a 3-Month experimental physical performance program), Somatic Academy Berlin and Actors Space Berlin. Aside from this, he is working with several bands, amongst them: ‘Mother’s Favorite Daughter’ and ‘Suns of Thyme’.