Amanda Gilliland

Classical Ballet Teacher

Born in the UK, Amanda trained at the Lupino Theatre School before moving onto the Royal Ballet Upper School. She joined the London Festival Ballet/English National Ballet where she was a coryphée and danced soloist roles in productions such as La Sylphide and Romeo and Juliet, before moving on to dance on the West End in productions including Chess and Phantom of the Opera where she was a dancer/singer as well as the second assistant to the director.

Following this Amanda then went on to be the Assistant to the Artistic Director, Derek Deane at English National Ballet and then Company Manager for their spring and Australia/Hong Kong tour.

Along with dancing Amanda has a wealth of teaching experience at a number of different schools including London Studio Centre, Cardwell Theatre School and her own associate classes for dancers wishing to follow a classical career.

In 2015 Amanda won the RAD inaugural Choreographic Award for the Phyllis Bedells Bursary.

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The CAT programme has been an amazing experience for me, to have such intensive training without moving away to ballet school…