Carmen Bertens

Carmen completed her Bachelor Degree in Dance Education in the Netherlands, majoring in classical Ballet and Jazz dance. After teaching dance to various age groups in the Netherlands and Australia, she returned to Swakopmund and is now teacher and owner of Dance Factory Swakomund.

"It is my mission to make dance available to everyone in Namibia and therefore pass on my knowledge in dance."

jenny sobek

Jenny Sobek, born in Germany, has worked in 6 different countries before coming to Namibia. Besides her pedagogical studies, she also studied to become a dance instructor from 1999-2001 in Dresden, Germany, attended countless workshops to update her knowledge, took part in competitions and worked as a choreographer in Fuerteventura Spain from 2005-2006. Living in Ecuador she produced her own shows and also became a Zumba Instructor in 2012. Her dance classes cover a wide range of dance styles (Jazz Dance, Show Dance, Salsa, Discofox, Hip Hop, Zumba …).


Beans has performed together with various hiphop artists and formed his very own professional Hiphop performance group called " The Elements" . He has a great passion for hiphop and loves to share this passion with others, by teaching at Dance Factory.