Dancing is a universal form of culture that can be used to bring people together by eliminating social barriers


During Filming of Firebird

Symphonic Cinema

Symphonic Cinema produces drama films with live classical music. The films are edited live in…

Nationale Opera – Itzik Galili

In the beginning of 2017 Faizah was part of the Opera "Prins Igor" by director Dmitri Tcherniakov.…



Faizah started working with Anna Maria Suykerbuyk in 2012, when she danced in the piece…

Faizah Grootens and Stein Fluijt

Generale Oost/ Introdans Collaborations

In spring 2015 Faizah worked as a dancer with the production house Generale Oost. Introdans and…

Speel Zing Dans


Speel Zing Dans Speel Zing Dans is an interactive show where children sing, play and dance along…

Man Go

CUBA projects

During her internship / work period in Cuba Faizah has colaborated closely with the Spanish theatre…

Academie voor theater en Dans

In 2011 Faizah came back to where she studied dance in Holland In 2011 Faizah was invited by…

ARC Dance students in rehearsal

Art Rules

In the summer of 2016 Faizah travelled back to her island to give back to talents of Curacao. In a…

News and Updates

About Faizah

Faizah Grootens

Faizah’s professional experience includes working with several companies as a dancer such as Laleget Danza, Maurice Causey, Nationale Opera en Ballet/ Itzik Galili, GrossDanceCompany, Another Kind of Blue, Generale Oost/ Introdans, Harlekijn Danstheater, Stichting Julius Leeft, Miguel Rubio and Sine Forma presenting in theaters in the Netherlands and abroad. 

Faizah is a young freelance choreographer collaborating with Laleget Danza, Taller Coreográfico Unam, Harlekijn danstheater, Lindenberg Dance Company, Herman van Veen Arts Center and The Peer Performance group of the University of The Arts in Amsterdam amongst others. Faizah also sets up her own creations/ projects. Her work has been presented in several festivals and theaters in Netherlands, Mexico, Bratislava, Curaçao and Aruba.

Faizah has worked as a dance teacher at Amsterdamse Hogeschool voor de Kunsten teaching Contemporary Dance, Ballet and as a coach for Artictic Practices. She has also taught the Arts and Entertainment College Amsterdam, various schools in the Netherlands and at the University of the Arts in Havana, Cuba and Cuernavaca, Mexico.

Next to dancing, choreographing and teaching and dancing in films from Symphonic Cinema, which are touring concert halls around the world; Faizah has also served as a repetitor for GrossDanceCompany and Laleget Danza .

Faizah is a graduate from Amsterdamse Hogeschool voor de Kunsten and Instituto Superior de Arte, Cuba.

Let's connect

Questions, feedback or ideas?
Feel free and fill in the form. I’ll get back to you asap.

The form is currently not working properly, please email me at me@faizahgrootens.com