Ms. Bethany has spent time in L.A. studying at the Edge, home of some of the best and most current teachers and choreographers in the industry. She brings with her the best of what is current and the tradition of A Step in Time, quality dance technique, respect for tradition, values, work ethic and enriching one's life through dance.
Bethany Cloutier began her training at the age of 3 at A Step in Time Dance Studio and continued to study under the direction of Richard and Roberta Walker. During her 15 years with the studio she also attended classes with Debbie Allen, Mia Michaels and Fernando Bujones along with attending Joel Ruminer Summer Dance Camps and performing at such venues as Dance for the Planet, The Fielder Road Christmas Show, Mountain View College Galas, competitions and conventions.
Her training then continued with a scholarship to Oklahoma City University's School of Dance and Arts Management with instruction from Jo Rowan, Lyn Cramer, Liz Reiter, Kay Sandel, Nikki Singer and Mark Yonelly. While attending she was involved with the OCU Pep Dancers, Liturgical Dance Company, Student Choreography Show and American Spirit Dance Company. She then migrated back to Texas and began performing with Five Degrees of Dance Company and instructing classes at The Studio in Howe, Texas. Next was the position of competition team leader, choreographer and teacher for Frisco Dance Force. Bethany earned her Bachelor’s Degree in Social Work from the University of Texas at Arlington and enjoys working in elder care services.
Ms. Bethany is an award winning choreographer and happy to be sharing the joy of dance with her students.