Movement Director 21 Hearts: Vivian Bullwinkel and the Nurses of the Vyner Brooke by Jenny Davis
Rachael has been performing, choreographing and teaching dance and movement for the last 23 years. Since completing a Bachelor of Arts (Dance) at the Western Australian Academy of Performing Arts she has been part of a diverse range of projects both in Australia and overseas.
Her performance career includes works with Buzz Dance Theatre, Steamworks Arts Productions, Sue Peacock, Paea Leach, and Leigh Warren; performing in festivals such as Beijing Dance Festival, Shanghai International Arts Festival, Adelaide Fringe Festival, Artrage (now known as Fringeworld), and Dancers are Space Eaters.
Rachael has created work for both young people and professionals, and enjoys teaching across a range of experiences and ages.
Since 2015 Rachael has been Director of Creative Moves WA – a company delivering creative dance programs in schools and community organisations. Rachael is passionate about creative learning and the potential for dance to be used as a tool to engage and synthesise learning.