Rebecca is originally from Danvers, Massachusetts. She received her BFA in Dance and BA in Psychology from the University of Massachusetts at Amherst. Upon graduation she lived in Israel and danced in Vertigo Dance Company's International Training Program. Rebecca was a freelance artist in New York before joining New Dialect in 2015.
She has performed in works by Ohad Naharin, Hofesh Shechter, David Dorfman, Doug Varone, Inbal Pinto, Roy Assaf, Bryan Arias, Joy Davis, Idan Sharabi, and Noa Zuk.
In addition to performing, Rebecca is a choreographer and dance educator. She has most recently been commissioned to create work for New Dialect, Nashville Ballet, and Middle Tennessee State University. She has taught workshops and master classes across the country to young dancers, adults, and professionals for over a decade. Most notably she has worked with dancers through various education programs at Perry Mansfield Performing Arts School & Camp, New Dialect, Mark Morris Dance Center, Bates Dance Festival, and Jacob’s Pillow Dance Festival.
photo: Andrea Behrends