Rachel Walker is a Montreal based aerial trainer.
A guest teacher at Ecole National de Cirque, she graduated from their 765 hour teacher training program in 2012.
In 2013 she was honored with a professional development grant from POLO CIRCO (Buenos Aires), and has gone on to establish herself internationally.
Trained by legendary trapeze coach, Victor Fomine. Rachel co-created and starred in Cirque du Soleil’s “KOOZA” on solo swinging trapeze.
Her students have been featured in: Cirque du Soleil's "O", “VAREKAI”, & “LUZIA”, Cavalia’s “ODYSSEO”, Dragone "LE RÊVE”, Circus Monti (Germany), SOLYCIRCO Festival (Germany), YOUNGSTAGE Festival (Switzerland), GYNOIDES (Sweden), Palazzo (Germany), Midnight Circus (Chicago), Cirque Mechanics (Las Vegas), The Los Angeles Women's Theatre Festival; and accepted into professional institutions such as ENC, ECQ, & ESAC.
Born in the heart of the Sonoran desert. Rachel’s trapeze journey began in 1999 at San Francisco Circus Center. When she is not teaching she can be found on the trapeze.