Featuring Valerie’s Choreography:
“…dance numbers by powerhouse choreographer Valerie Rachelle are superb.”
Jeffrey Gillespie, Ashland Daily Tidings
Valerie directs Puccini’s Opera and The Music Man for Utah Festival Opera and Musical Theatre’s 2017 Season – both start this July.
Eugene Onegin at Syracuse Opera
Valerie directed Tchaikovsky’s opera for Syracuse Opera in April of 2017
Ring of Fire at OCT
“I dare you to try to keep from tapping your toes” – Grants Pass Daily Courier “[a] vibrant, five-person show… an expansive portrait of Cash’s America” – Medford Mail Tribune
The ’80s music and choreography that bed the performance are some of the best parts of “Merry Wives,” thanks to Williams’ collaboration with Composer and Sound Designer Paul James Prendergast and Choreographer Valerie Rachelle.
[a] vibrant, five-person show… What emerges from all this is an expansive portrait of Cash’s America, a place of poverty and chance, humor and pathos, sin and redemption… It’s a poet’s vision and Cash was the poet, an American original.Bill Varble