Credit: Michael Bonasio

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Credit: Michael Bonasio


Rachel Goldman is a New York based director/choreographer, who's work has been seen across the country. Growing up in Los Angeles, California, studying at Los Angeles Ballet Academy, and voice and acting privately. In high school, Rachel was given the opportunity to choreograph for the musical productions she was in. It was here that she discovered her passion for theater choreography. In her time at Webster University, she continued on this path assisting and choreographing over ten theatrical productions. As a member of the 2017-2018 Stage Directors and Choreographers Foundation Observership class, Rachel received the 2017 Traube Fellowship where she will be working with director-choreographer Jerry Mitchell on the pre-production, workshop, and the pre-Broadway try out of the Broadway-bound Pretty Woman. When she's not dancing, you can find Rachel at a coffee shop, FaceTiming her dogs back home, and exploring the wonderful city of New York.



December 2, 2020

Check out Rachel's choreography and performance in Gracie Nash's new music video Sippy Cup.

November 6, 2020

Take a look at Rachel's digital theater piece for the Mad Ones Lab: Go Tonight.

The Mad Ones Lab Road Trip Press Release

October 5, 2020

Rachel has joined Kerrigan and Lowdermilk's The Mad Ones Lab, directing a digital short in collaboration with artists from all over the world.

March 16, 2020

Due to COVID-19, 42nd Street has been postponed until further notice. Keep an eye out for updates.


February 11, 2020

Rachel begins rehearsals as the director/choreographer of Narrows Community Theater's production of 42nd Street.

July 29, 2019

Rachel is attending the 2019 DLNY Broadway Choreography Intensive under the mentorship of founder, Josh Prince.

July 27, 2019

Check out Rachel's choreography featured in Gracie Nash's new music video Better Off.

April 6, 2019

Choreography Lab Press Release

March 3, 2019

Rachel was chosen to be 1 of 4 choreographers in NY Theatre Barn's April 22 Open Choreography Lab.

June 25, 2018

Rachel begins rehearsals with Jerry Mitchell for the Broadway production of Pretty Woman: The Musical at the Nederlander Theatre.

January 22, 2018

Rachel begins rehearsals with Jerry Mitchell for the world premiere of Pretty Woman: The Musical at Chicago's Oriental Theatre.

September 9, 2017

Rachel is the 2017 Traube Fellowship recipient through the Stage Directors and Choreographers Foundation. She will be shadowing director/choreographer, Jerry Mitchell, throughout the Staged Lab and Pre-Production of Pretty Woman: The Musical.

June 14, 2017

Rachel has been accepted to the Stage Directors and Choreographers Foundation Observership Program's 2017-2018 Class.

March 13, 2017

Rachel's choreography can be seen at Feinstein's/54 Below in Rachael Lily Rosenbloom... and don't you ever forget it! A concert version of the 1973 disco musical that closed in previews.

October 23, 2016

Rachel's choreography can be seen at The Triad in West-Side Student Theater's world premiere of Song Girl: The Musical.

August 13-September 4, 2016

Rachel is the assistant choreographer for Barrington Stage Company's world premiere of Broadway Bounty Hunter, choreographed by Jeffrey Page and directed by Julianne Boyd.

July 15-August 13, 2016

Rachel is the assistant choreographer for Barrington Stage Company's production of The Pirate's of Penzance, choreographed by Joshua Bergasse and directed by John Rando.

June 12-August 20, 2016

Rachel has been accepted into Barrington Stage Company's Musical Theatre Conservatory as a Choreography Assistant.