ABOUT THE DIRECTOR:
Rachel Parille was raised in New Fairfield, CT where she first discovered her love of dance. She studied tap, jazz, ballet, lyrical, contemporary, hip hop, and pointe for 8 years at Larnel School of Performing Arts. She has been choreographing since age 15 and has performed her own choreography at local events such as school classes, talent shows, recitals, showcases, and more.
After high school, Rachel went on to become part of the dance team at her college, Western Connecticut State University. She performed at football games, basketball games, competitions, and big events such as homecoming. During college, Rachel also worked as a dance teacher and administrator at Seven Stars School of Performing Arts in Brewster, NY.
Rachel has been studying and performing line dances at difference venues throughout CT and NY for 5 years. She was part of the Premiere Entertainment line dancing team for three years where she instructed, performed, and choreographed line dances.
After college, Rachel taught dance at Spark Arts in Bethel, CT for a year and a half, and was the dance program director for 4 months before its closing.