Isabelle est comédienne, anglophone, a suivi sa formation chez Jean Perimony, Steve Kalfa et Tania Lopert (Actors sudio). Formée à l'enseignement et la prise de parole en public, Isabelle décide en 2009 d'allier ses deux passions, le théâtre et l'anglais. Maman de deux enfants, elle prend conscience des limites de l'enseignement de l'anglais en milieu scolaire et des bienfaits du théâtre dans le développement personnel. C'est avec une joie immense qu'Isabelle suit les progrès des jeunes Act&bloomers depuis 11 ans.
Pamela is a Paris based actress and teacher, coming from Ontario, Canada. After first discovering the stage as a teenager purely by accident, and against all stage fright, she was surprised to find a world of expression and personal freedom in reaching others, through a love for play and imagination, She's since performed in and directed various productions throughout Canada and Paris, where she has now resided for the last six years.
After her training as an actress at Cours Florent, and Keys Acting Studio, she's been helping to guide children of different ages with language and confidence through theatre, over the last 3 years.
Hannah is Irish and has been living in Paris for five years. She trained as an actress in Belfast and at Cours Florent in Paris. Hannah has performed extensively in Ireland, the UK and France. She is a writer and member of Cygnet Theatre, Paris' only English-speaking Shakespeare company. Hannah has been teaching English and Theatre to children and adults for many years. She loves flowers, chocolate cake and the colour blue.
Born and raised in Western Canada, Carline studied physical theatre in Edmonton and film acting at the Vancouver Film School. She has taught theatre workshops and lead drama clubs in various school settings. She also has a great passion for travelling which has led her to acquire new skills: teaching English to both children and adults in locations such as Taiwan, South America and of course Paris. Delighted to be part of the Act and Bloom team, Carline appreciates having the opportunity to use a combination of her acting and teaching expertise. She strongly believes that languages and the arts can truly enrich lives!
Raluca Nechita is a young actress and English/Acting teacher in Paris. She trained at the Cours Florent and KEYS Acting Studio as an actress and has had stage and film experience in both French and English. Her experience in working with children ranges from theater games, improvisation, focus exercises, character building, as well as singing and dancing. She has helped stage and put on several plays and musicals for children aged 3 to 17 and she has also contributed to as a writer for some of them.
Elsa is a Franco-American actress. She trained in London, and is now based in Paris. She worked in New York and Paris both on stage and camera. She taught theater to children ranging from 3 to 18, both in France and America. Having herself been brought up in both English and French, she naturally went towards teaching languages to children. She taught English and French to children in Paris and New York. She enjoys using many different techniques for theater and language learning, from yoga to masks and improv. She believes theater should be used as a tool for self development and most of all, fun!
Born and raised in Vancouver, Taylor moved to Paris after receiving her Bachelor of Fine Arts from the University of British Columbia. Taylor has written, performed, and directed several anglophone productions in Paris, and she is a founding member of Cygnet Theatre, Paris' only English-speaking Shakespeare company. She has a foundation in Early Years Education after working as a kindergarten assistant in the UK, and her favourite way to teach English is through song and theater !
Michael was initiated into theatre in London, where he spent 6 years of his youth. In Paris, he met several drama teachers, and loved to see different playing methods. He plays, in France mostly today, on stage or in front of a camera, almost every week, and is still as delighted as when he started.
He is happy to combine two passion of his : pass down what he learned, and speak English.