Paul Rooyackers is a well-known dance and drama teacher with
over 20 years experience in children's education, including youth
work and creative therapy. He is the author of many activity books
for children published by Hunter House and also by Panta Rhei in
the Netherlands, where he lives. These include 101 Dance
Games and 101 More Dance Games, 101 Drama Games
and 101 More Drama Games, 101 Language Games, and 101
Circus Games for Children. Paul lives in Haarlem, The
Netherlands. Bor Rooyackers is a well-known actor, director,
cabaret performer, and stand-up comedian. He's the son of Paul
Rooyackers, lives in Rotterdam with his wife Liesbeth Mende, and
performs with a cabaret troupe throughout the Netherlands.
Liesbeth Mende studied play writing at the Academy of Arts
in Utrecht. She is an author and a teacher of creative writing and
"DORA -- And during summer. You have a summer job?
NICK -- Usually for the first four weeks I go . . .
DORA -- Apple picking? Strawberry picking? Tomato picking? Dish washing?
NICK -- And then . . .
DORA -- To Mexico for a week!"
-- from the book