Dance Teacher Faculty Bio | Rachelle Rak | Steps on Broadway Faculty - Steps on Broadway
Rachelle Rak
Rachelle Rak is a teacher, mentor, performer, celebrity judge, and a dance motivator. She has been seen on national television as a guest choreographer on Dance Moms and as a celebrity judge on Abby's Ultimate Dance Ccompetition. She has performed on Jay Leno, Rosie O'Donnell, Regis & Kathie Lee, the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade, David Letterman, and many more. Before television, Rachelle, who is nicknamed "SAS", has had a Broadway career for over 25 years. She has created original roles in multiple Broadway shows and has worked with some of the greatest directors and choreographers of our time.

Rachelle was trained in dance by her mother Rosalene Kenneth, in Pittsburgh, PA. Coming from a dance studio background, she has always been an educator. While touring and performing on Broadway, she has continued to teach master classes and choreograph for various studios and productions. Rachelle has been a guest artist not only in dance studios, but at colleges and universities in the united states and abroad. She has been a guest choreographer for Broadway Dance Center's youth company and a guest artist at Broadway Dance Center. She is featured in the documentary "Every Little Step," the making of "A Chorus Line." Rachelle was recently seen in "Isn't It Romantic" starring Rebel Wilson.

Broadway Credits: Fosse, Catch Me If You Can, Dirty Rotten Scoundrels, Thou Shalt Not, Oklahoma!, The Look Of Love, Cats

National Tours: Flashdance, Cats, Starlight Express, Sunset Boulevard, Smokey Joe's Cafe

Off Broadway: Sessions, An Evening At The Carlyle

Regional Credits: A Chorus Line, Chicago, Sweet Charity, The Jack Cole Project, & Joseph And The Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat

Choreography Credits: Norwegian Cruise Lines, An Evening At The Carlyle, Sessions, Dance Moms, Fringe Festival: "Vote The Musical," Broadway Bares, Staging For Cheyenne Jackson At Carnegie Hall. Nightclub Shows "The Love Fest," "Splash Around The World," "Vavoom"

One Woman Shows: Sas With One 'S' at 54 Below and I'm In at Le Poisson Rouge

Web Series: "I Love Rak N Roll" On Broadway.Com

Charity Events: Broadway Cares/Equity Fights Aids, So Gay So What, Meredith/Let Girls Learn Campaign, Luigi...A Benefit-Tribute Concert

Colleges And Universities/Master Teacher: Carnegie Mellon University, Point Park University, Belmont University, Colorado Mesa University, Rider University, Seton Hill University, Western Connecticut State University