Dancer, Collaborator

Rachel Molinaro is active in the Chicago community as a performer, a choreographer, an administrator and an educator of dance. She received a dual degree in dance and international studies from Northwestern University in 2013. Rachel has danced professionally with Striding Lion Performance Group, Abby Williams Dance, The Leopold Group, Enid Smith dance and is currently a company member with Kelly Anderson Dance Theatre. When she's not in rehearsals, Rachel is the studio manager at the new Dovetail Studios for Dance and Fitness, where she is also a dance and fitness instructor. 


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 over 15 years, with experience educating children and adults with special needs, and a practiced dance archivalist. Rachel is beyond thrilled to be working with the talented ladies of Project Bound.