An Honours graduate from the University of Winnipeg's Department of Theatre and Drama, Rachelle is an actor, producer, playwright, director, designer, musician, singer, and clown! Rachelle has produced and directed plays for Parks Canadas and the Winnipeg International Children's Festival, MTC's Master Playwrights Festival, the MayWorks Festival of Labour and Arts, as well as various International Fringe Theatre Festivals across Canada. An aspiring and award-winning playwright, Rachelle has previously been awarded an emerging playwrights grant from the Manitoba Arts Council, and placed first in the 2005 Carol Shields playwrighting contest, professional division. Rachelle has been studying clown for the past two years with the Internationally renowned Sue Morrison as well as John Turner of 'Mump and Smoot'. This is Rachelle's third tour with Green Kids, and as she is a vegan and cares a lot about the environment, she's naturally pretty excited about being involved with Green Kids! YAY!!!!