Rebekah is a Winnipeg-based performer, choreographer, instructor, and emerging director. As a choreographer, she has worked with Celebrations/Jubilations Dinner Theatre (Winnipeg/Edmonton/Calgary), KOBA Entertainment (Bubble Guppies Live National Tour), and numerous high school and community productions. She has also set choreography as a guest teacher with the University of Winnipeg and University of Manitoba Musical Theatre Programs. She has acted as an Assistant/Apprentice with multiple companies, including Royal Manitoba Theatre Centre (Fun Home), Rainbow Stage (Les Miserables, Shrek the Musical), Dry Cold Productions (A Man of No Importance, The Addams Family, Kiss of the Spider Woman), Winnipeg Studio Theatre (Avenue Q, Heathers). She is a regular instructor for the Winnipeg Studio Theatre StudioWorks Musical Theatre training program, and an award-winning choreographer and instructor across disciplines for Kick-It Dance Studio in Winnipeg and The SPACE in Oakbank, MB.
Rebekah has an extensive dance background. She trained in ballet, jazz, tap, modern, and character, and in 2007 she completed the Teacher Training Program through the Royal Winnipeg Ballet School after 3 years of professional training. During her time there she was awarded the Paddy Stone Scholarship for excellence in Musical Theatre/Jazz choreography as part of their annual First Steps Choreographic Competition.
As a performer, Rebekah has appeared at Rainbow Stage (Wizard of Oz, Mamma Mia!), Royal Manitoba Theatre Centre (Billy Elliot the Musical) and many local theatre companies. She has performed across Canada and the United States and has even performed for Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II.