Julia Deter

Performing Arts Instructor

Julia Deter is a Boston based theater arts professional. Formerly a performer based in New York, she has worked with the touring companies of 42nd Street, Fiddler on the Roof, All Shook Up, and many other Regional productions. In Boston, Julia primarily works as a director/choreographer, and is looking forward to Directing and Choreographing the upcoming Umbrella Stage Company productions of Something Rotten! and War Paint. Other local credits include: Birdy (Assist. Director, Commonwealth Shakespeare Co.), Hedwig and the Angry Inch (The Umbrella), The Secret Garden (Concord Players), See Rock City & Other Destinations (Edinburgh Festival Fringe) Next to Normal (BTD), Peter and the Starcatcher (Footlight Club), Shrek: the Musical (Wellesley Players), Kiss Me Kate (Concord Players), Avenue Q (Arts After Hours), Ragtime (The Umbrella), West Side Story (Turtle Lane), The Producers (The Umbrella), Singin' in the Rain (The Umbrella), A Chorus Line (The Umbrella), Bright Star, Hairspray, Jr., Hello Dolly!,The Pajama Game, and more. Julia also enjoys teaching theater and dance throughout the area for companies including: the American Repertory Theater, Boston Conservatory, Boston Ballet, Celebrity Series of Boston, Wheelock Family Theater, and Reagle Music Theater. She is the recipient of EMACT DASH awards for Direction and Choreography (Ragtime), as well as an IRNE nomination for Direction (West Side Story). Julia is an Honours graduate of the Royal Academy of Dance in London.