Raechel Sparreo

Corps de Ballet

Hometown:  Buffalo Grove, Illinois

Raechel Sparreo was born in Chicago. She began taking ballet classes at the age of three. When she was 11, she began training at Faubourg School of Ballet under Watmora Casey, Tatyana Mazur, Ernesto Quenedit, Victor Alexander and Maray Guiterez. She also trained at Fox Ballet under Terry Fox. After attending the MCB Summer Intensive for two years, she was offered a full scholarship to attend the school’s year-round program at the age of 15. As a student, she danced in several ballets with the Company. In 2013, she was asked to be a student apprentice, and was promoted to the corps de ballet in 2014.

Roles since joining MCB

John Cranko
Romeo and Juliet

George Balanchine
A Midsummer Night’s Dream
Bourrée Fantasque
George Balanchine’s The Nutcracker™
La Source

Raymonda Variations
Swan Lake

Symphony in Three Movements

Justin Peck
Year of the Rabbit

Jerome Robbins
The Concert

Classical Repertoire
Coppélia, Arthur Saint-Léon
Don Quixote, Marius Petipa and Alexander Gorsky
Giselle, Jean Coralli and Jules Perrot