Rachel’s highlights during 14 years of training, in Calgary, Alberta, include 3 seasons performing professionally at Calaway Park, completion of her Advanced 2 RAD Ballet examination, and 3 performances with the Moscow Ballet. Rachel fell in love with Vancouver during the Harbour Dance Centre Summer Intensive and moved to Vancouver the following fall. After moving here to further her training, she completed Harbour Dance Centre’s Intensive Training Program and two seasons with Lux Dance Company, which provided many performance opportunities, including TED Talks at Rogers Arena and Christmas is… Ft. Michael Bublé at the Queen Elizabeth Theatre.
After completing an Advanced Certificate in Arts and Entertainment Management with Honours through Capilano University, Rachel became the Assistant Director for the Intensive Training Program (ITP) along side Director Moe Brody. Rachel also currently works as the Agency Assistant/Social Media Manager for Canada’s largest dance agency, da Costa Talent Management.
Acknowledged for her strong work ethic and inviting personality, Harbour is Rachel’s second home, and she ensures that all of her students feel welcome in class. Rachel motivates her students to improve by providing personalized feedback and she always loves to share a laugh!