Rachel Miller

Rachel Miller joined Wellspring/Cori Terry & Dancers in 2001, where she serves as a company dancer, instructor, choreographer, and Midwest Regional Alternative Dance Festival (RAD Fest) Curator. She attended The Ohio State University as a Dance Major, holds a BA in Creative Writing through Western Michigan University, and an MFA in Dance through Hollins University in partnership with the former Forsythe Company of Frankfurt, Germany. Rachel has performed all over the country, and her choreographic and screendance works have been presented in the Midwest RAD Fest in Kalamazoo, Detroit Dance City Festival, Big River Dance Festival in Huntington, South Bend, Las Vegas, New Orleans, New York, Fringe Festival Praha (Prague), Indianapolis, and has had a piece of choreography commissioned as a work of study for the Lincoln Center Institute for Aesthetic Education Kalamazoo Chapter. Rachel is a 2005 recipient of the Irving S. Gilmore Foundation Emerging Artist Grant and a 2010 recipient of the Kalamazoo Artist Development Initiative grant. She is also a certified Pilates instructor, an Aerial Artist for ZFX Flying Effects in Louisville, and currently teaches in the Western Michigan University Dance Department.