Rachel Zimmerman

Rachel Zimmerman (Choreographer) has been a member of NCFO since she performed in the 2011 production of Space Opera. She was an assistant choreographer in the 2012 production of Flying High and has been NCFO's lead choreographer since 2013, when she choreographed our production of Antiphony. Her two daughters are also NCFO members and have been performing with NCFO since 2011 and 2013 respectively.

Rachel studied dance and English as an undergraduate at Sarah Lawrence College. She went on to Columbia Journalism School. She has worked as a reporter for the Wall Street Journal as well as a health reporter for WBUR, where she co-hosted the CommonHealth blog. She has recently written pieces for The Cut and for Vogue and is currently working on a book.