Danser, International Master Teacher

Theater School in Maastricht / Holland (acting) and private tuitions by Detlev Pols.

Dance Education by Benjamin Feliksdal, ex-soloist with the Dutch National Ballet, Ballet from Flanders and Dance Theatre of Harlem, at the then Benjamin Feliksdal's Modern Jazz Dance Centre Amsterdam/ Holland.

Other dance instructors were Mat Mattox, Nat Horne, Luigi, Fred Benjamin, Lou Conte, Charles Augins, Kathy Burke, Jerry Ames (tap), Melissa Hayden, Anna Northcote, Lynn Seymour, Valentin Zeglovsky, Hans van Manen (choreography) and Soulamith Messerer (ballet teacher from the Bolshoi Company).

Tapdance instructors were among others Jerry Ames, Kathy Burke, Honi Coles, Michael Dominico and Benjamin Feliksdal.

Special scholarship awards to work and study with the Dance Theater of Harlem, and the Alvin Ailey American School of Dance, both in New York, USA


Director-owner of The Dance Studio Ricardo Sibelo in Zoetermeer, The Netherlands, since January 1989

  • London West End, teacher of contemporary jazz-dance ballet and American tap (Awarded "Best Teacher" in London West End Area by TIME OUT magazine 1983/84/85)

  • Also international acclaimed teacher in Holland, Belgium, Finland, Norway, England and USA

  • Lecturer on Dance in Musicals and Theatre at the "University of London", American Institute of Foreign Studies

  • Teacher at London School of Ballet, now West Street Studio.

  • Teacher at Dance works, Fitness Centre London (formerly the DANCE CENTRE)

  • Master classes in Denmark, Belgium, Finland, Norway, England, Danny Hoctor Dance Caravan USA

  • Special Masterteacher in Glasgow "Young Europeans Dance in Glasgow" in the city of Glasgow, European Cultural Capital 1990

  • Masterteacher International Opera Centre Amsterdam 1993

  • Sweelinck  Conservatory Amsterdam

  • Royal Conservatory The Hague permanent Special Guest Ballet Teacher

  • Special Therapy Dance Program Teacher for children with autistic disorders psyco motorical disfunctions