Currently Roel Twijnstra is the Head of School of the acting department of AFDA (Film and Television) Durban. He developed a new screen acting curriculum and publised recently a book ” Acting in South Africa. Skills and inspirations” . He lectures screen acting and does on masterclasses theatre directing, and work shopping. He lectured on theater schools in the Netherlands (Arnhem, Utrecht and Amsterdam) and abroad (Jakarta, Moscow, New York and Durban).