Rachel E.H.Bentley is a twenty-eight year old wife, mother and actress that has worked within the field of theatre in many different positions. She began her career in theatre onstage and has slowly transitioned to working in all departments.
In the fall of 2006, Rachel attended the University of WI-River Falls and graduated in the spring of 2010 with a Bachelor of Science in Theatre Arts with a minor in Theatre Criticism and Dramaturgy. While attending school, she was fortunate to direct a main stage production of Wendy McLeod's "House of Yes," as well as many other small/one act productions. She was also allowed to transform into many characters onstage with her fellow classmates. She also tried dipped her feet into prop design as well as lighting design.
In her experience with professional theatre, Rachel has worked with St. Croix Falls Festival Theatre in St. Croix Falls, WI, Masquers Theatre Company in Forest Lake, MN and Lakeshore Players Theatre Company in White Bear Lake, MN, as head and assistant stage manager. Recently, she was a part of the front of house crew at Music Box Theatre in Minneapolis, MN.
Rachel's main ambition is to one day become a professional artistic director and open a non-profit theatre company.