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