Ilse Geilen (February 15, 1996) graduated in 2020 as an actress from the ArtEZ University of the Arts in Arnhem.
Since then, she played in the production ‘Cinema Royal’ by youth theatre company ‘Het Laagland’. This play premiered at the Cultura Nova festival, summer 2021. She also played in an interactive performance about fashion and sustainability called ‘Who Cares What You Wear?’ This performance came to be in co-operation with FASHIONCLASH; an interdisciplinary showcase and development platform for fashion & fashion culture. ‘Who Cares What You Wear?’ premiered during the annual FashionClash festival, November 2022.
In the summer of 2022, she played in a production called ‘De Wondertuin’. This production took place at a very special location: the gardens of The Loo Palace. She developed this play in co-production with youth theatre company Theater Stof especially for The Loo Palace.
Ilse had a guest role in season 16 of Flikken Maastricht and played a recurring character in the BNNVARA web series Zuipkeet. In December 2022 she had a guest role in a new historical drama, that will appear on television next year.
In March 2023 Ilse will start filming for a new dutch feature film.