Rachel Dowse

Rachel Dowse

Choreographer + Dancer

Professional years in the performance industry:

I’ve been dancing professionally for 9 years.

Primary dance style(s) and specialty skills:

Commercial jazz and contemporary styles.  Stilt walking, fire twirling, acrobatics and aerial lyra.

Dance Background & Training:

Trained since I was 6 years old. Completed my fulltime training and cert IV at RAW Dance.

Artistic Career Highlights:

Travelling the USA with Ringling Brothers Barnum and Bailey Circus, playing Marilyn Monroe at Universal Studios Japan, and soon to be touring with Shreklesque – the burlesque parody show of Shrek.

Career Goals/Mission:

To choreograph for the Brisbane Olympics.

If you were a fruit, what would you be and why?:

I would be a Pink Lady Apple because they are fresh, sweet and energising!