Rachel Molinaro

Rachel Molinaro is active in the Chicago community as a performer, a choreographer, an administrator and an educator of dance. She received her degree from Northwestern University in 2013 and dances professionally with Striding Lion Performance Group and The Leopold Group. She works as the Production Associate for the acclaimed contemporary ensemble Hedwig Dances in Chicago and as a dance instructor at Music House Academy of Music and Dance. A dancer since the age of three, Rachel has trained with and performed for various dance artists including Jeff Hancock, Jan Bartoszek, Randy Duncan, Billy Siegenfeld, Joel Hall, Lizzie Leopold, Annie Arnoult, Joanna Rosenthal, Melinda Jean Myers, Kristina Fluty, and Laura Wade among others. She has been a dance instructor for nearly 10 years, with experience educating children and adults with special needs, and a practiced dance archivalist