About Ballet Magnificat!

The People of Ballet Magnificat!

Rachel Christiansen

Rachel Christiansen

Omega Company Senior Apprentice

Rachel was born in Bloomington, Minnesota, but mostly grew up in Kenyon, MN. At the age of 13, Rachel began her ballet training at a local studio. She then moved on to study at Continental Ballet Company in Bloomington, MN, becoming one of their advanced students. While there, she performed with their professional company in classical ballets such as Giselle, Swan Lake, Cinderella and the Nutcracker. At age 17 she became part of the in-studio company of Ballet Royale in Bloomington, MN. Shortly after this in 2014, she joined Ballet Magnificat!’s Trainee Program. After three years in the Trainee Program, she was promoted to Student Apprentice with Ballet Magnificat! Omega Company in August of 2017, and in August of 2018 she was promoted to Senior Apprentice with Ballet Magnificat! Omega Company.