Rachel Shapiro is a contra dance caller who strives to communicate the joy
of dancing. Having discovered contra dancing in Boston, Rachel eventually
realized her passion for calling after moving to Chicago. Since then she has
called throughout the Midwest, Southeast, and her current home, New England.
Rachel's high-energy approach involves clear, concise walk-throughs,
flexibility in teaching and programming, and working with the band to
create that groove that dancers love.