Bettina Cassar


Biography

Songwriting sister duo The New Victorians is made up of Bettina and Philippa, from the sunny island of Malta. Following a number of local performances at various festivals such as Earth Garden and Rockestra, they released their debut album Seeker Seeker in 2015. Mara was the first theatrical production composed and directed by the duo marrying their love for the music and theatre world. Bettina learned piano and ballet as a child achieving her LRSM in piano performance and her Cecchetti Ballet (Adv 1 Cert.) followed by a degree in Musical Composition (BA University of Malta) and then went on to study Audio Production (MA Westminster University, Distinction). Philippa, also a guitarist, studied voice privately whilst reading for a degree in English and Communications (University of Malta). She joined the Matese National Theatre Company, TMYT with whom she performed at Tin Forest International Festival in Scotland before pursuing her MA in Musical Theatre at the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland.

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