Rebecca McLindon Blanchard

Rebecca McLindon Blanchard, originally from Baton Rouge, LA, began her training with Donna Blanchard and Stacie Collins. She went on to study dance at Marymount Manhattan College under the direction of Katie Langan, where she performed with MMC’s Dance Company.  Honored to have had the opportunity to work alongside David Parsons, Edwaard Liang, Anthony Ferro & Geoffrey Doig-Marx on original choreographies, she ultimately graduated with a BFA in Dance, magna cum laude. 

Rebecca danced with Giordano Dance Chicago II and apprenticed with River North Dance Chicago before joining Michigan’s Eisenhower Dance Ensemble in 2010. 
​While dancing with EDE, Mrs. Blanchard had the privilege of performing works by Laurie Eisenhower, Lar Lubovitch, Harrison McEldowney, Brock Clawson, and Stephanie Pizzo. She was also chosen to perform the principal dance role in Michigan Opera Theater’s production of The Pearl Fishers choreographed by John Malashock. 

Rebecca has taught master classes and set choreography at many high schools and universities across the country, including Hope College, Oakland Dance Theater, and Western Illinois University.
Rebecca currently dances with Pursuit Productions, Jaxon Movement Arts, Dance In The Parks, Chicago Repertory Ballet and LEVELdance.