A native of Wichita, KS, Chelsey Rader began her training with The Metropolitan Ballet of Wichita under the direction of June Landrith. Continuing her education and professional career with the Milwaukee Ballet, Ft. Worth Ballet, Ballet Arizona, School of American Ballet,NYCB and the Kansas City Ballet. Her repertoire as a dancer includes Serenade, Theme and Variations, Don Quixote, Coppelia, La Fille mal Gardee, Giselle and many others.
Ms. Chelsey’s love of the stage led her to musical theater performing Seussical and Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory alongside her three children.
Exploring new experiences at Quixotic as a hoop & silk aerialist, as well as dancer. Even jumping into the world of weightlifting, placing first in the master’s division in her weight class at Nationals Olympic Weightlifting.
As of today, she performs and continues to educate herself in the art of Flamenco dance. Studying abroad and utilizing the internet to connect with the best flamenco coaches near and far.