Bethany Filler

Associate Lecturer, Dance

Faculty:Faculty of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences

School:Cambridge School of Creative Industries

Location: Cambridge

Areas of Expertise: Dance

Courses taught: Musical Theatre

Bethany has been working professionally in the industry since the age of seven, working in both Theatre and Film/TV. She specialises in dance, and has been teaching alongside her performance work for 12+ years.

Email: bethany.filler@aru.ac.uk

Background

After attending Sylvia Young Theatre School full time, Bethany continues to perform professionally whilst also teaching various subjects surrounding the theatre industry, specialising in Jazz, Tap and Musical theatre. She is able to combine her own experience with her knowledge and love of teaching to ensure the students she teaches get creative, fun, up to date and informative lessons. Bethany thoroughly enjoys teaching all ages, and continues to teach from ages 2 years all the way up to the young age of 75+.

Her professional credits include: Theatre - Hairspray, Sister Act, Singing in the Rain, The Producers, Rapunzel the musical (UK Tour), Adult Panto (UK Tour), Jungle Book Live, Alice in Wonderland, Treasure Island, Dolce Vita, Smell of Lavender, Spectacular (London and Hertfordshire). Film and television - Disney Channel UK, Warner Bros Films, BBC, Channel 4, etc.

Teaching

Bethany currently teaches on the following modules:

  • Technical Skills 1
  • Technical Skills 2
  • Specialist Skills

Qualifications

  • Trinity College London - Level 6 Diploma in Professional Musical Theatre, Bodywork Company Cambridge
  • ISTD - DDI in Modern dance - The Dance College
  • ISTD - DDI in Tap dance - The Dance College