Rachel Gladney is a college graduate – turned professional dancer from Chicago, IL. She attained a Bachelor of Arts Degree in African American Studies with a minor in Psychology from Northwestern University in 2015. When her head was not in the books she was training in house, footworking, contemporary, Afro-Caribbean movement, waacking, voguing, and any movement she could get her hands on. It wasn’t until 3 years post-graduation, that Rachel finally decided to pursue her dreams of dancing professionally. She signed with 411 South Talent in October of 2018, and since then, her life has taken a beautiful and exciting turn. She will be appearing as a “Get Off” dancer in the movie, “Coming to America 2” in 2020. She has performed with the legendary artist: Lil’ Kim, and various other artists who include: Jagged Edge, Naughty by Nature, Keke Wyatt, Rick Ross, DaBaby, and many more. She has danced on live and competitive stages such as the BET Hip Hop Awards, NBA’s Pic3 Halftime Show, and World of Dance Dallas. She appeared in BET’s upcoming television series, “American Soul” and has worked with industry choreographers: Jeremy Green, Rosero McCoy, Diddi Emah, Codie Wiggins, Sean Bankhead, Fatima Robinson, and Sophia Aguiar. Whether it be West African or Bachata, New Orleans Bounce or Chicago Stepping, Twerking or Modern, Rachel’s wide range and knowledge of movement continues to be a rising factor in her success . She enjoys incorporating power, energy, and knowledge into any dance space she inhabits and hopes to inspire others to do the same.