Miss Rachel was born in England. She graduated from SLP College in Leeds in 1999 with a Distinction, an award for most outstanding performer and teaching certifications in ballet, tap and modern dance from the Imperial Society of Teachers of Dancing ( UK)
She enjoyed 10 years as an international professional performer.
Her professional performing credits include :
"42nd STREET " National Tour , featured performer for Costa Cruises, Celebrity Cruises, Princess Cruises, Pantomime Productions UK, she has met and performed for British Royalty including HRH the Queen, has worked on TV beauty shows for SKY TV, and been involved in pilot UK TV productions for Simon Cowell with Ashley Banjo.
Since transitioning to a full time dance educator and Choreographer Miss Rachel has artistically managed two high profile dance studios in the UK before opening her own successful studio in 2013.
Her work has included, producing, directing, and writing original musical theatre material, producing dance recital shows, award winning competition choreography, coaching hundreds of children for dance exams and audition preparation, stage director for beauty pageants, and Choreographer for various full scale professional shows at regional theatres.
In 2009 she graduated with the prestigious "Professional Dancers Teaching Diploma" at the "Royal Academy of Dance" in London. She is proud to be a registered teacher with the RAD which is recognised globally as being the most influential ballet education framework and examination system.
She has also worked extensively as an advanced ballet/pointe teacher and Musical Theatre/Jazz teacher for 18 to 21year olds at leading dance and theatre colleges in the UK.
Many of her previous students have gone to Elite Dance colleges, West End, Broadway, Luxury Cruise Ships, Television/ voice over work, commercials and international successful theatrical careers.
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