Rachel Spencer


Ballet, Jazz, Lyrical, Hip Hop, Acro

Rachel Spencer has been on staff with Ballet Etc… since its opening in 1995. She enjoys teaching ballet, jazz, hip hop, lyrical, acro and contemporary in both the competitive and recreational streams, as well as running BE’s successful summer dance camp programs. Rachel is also a Total Barre™ Qualified Instructor. Certified in Cecchetti ballet, her primary ballet/creative movement classes additionally incorporate LPCW syllabus. Appreciating the inspiration found in continued growth, she attends yearly teachers training through avenues such as National Ballet School of Canada, Dance Teacher Summit NYC and numerous facilities in Toronto; most recently attaining her teachers certification as an Acrobatic Arts instructor.

Known for pushing the boundaries in both choreography and in the expectations of her students, her approach has afforded students the catalyst to their own professional careers in the dance world. Branching out beyond the studio setting, her versatile teaching reputation has allowed her the opportunity to share her love of dance in the classrooms of the District School Board of Niagara for over 10 years.

Rachel is dedicated to bringing enthusiasm and creativity to each class; fostering an environment where each student can develop respect and love of dance, themselves and the world around them.