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Cha-Cha-Puus Alert! Rachelle Rak to Guest Star on Dance Moms

Cha-Cha-Puus Alert! Rachelle Rak to Guest Star on Dance Moms

Rachelle Rak is schooling some Dance Moms! The Flashdance diva and Broadway.com video blogger will appear on the hit Lifetime reality series on March 26.

Dance Moms, for those who have been living under a bedazzled rock, follows the lives of young dancers and their obnoxious stage mothers at the Abby Lee Dance Company in Pittsburgh, run by the ...

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I Love Rak ‘n’ Roll: On the Road with Flashdance’s Rachelle Rak, Episode 5: Schooling the Divas of Dance Moms!

I Love Rak ‘n’ Roll: On the Road with Flashdance’s Rachelle Rak, Episode 5:  Schooling the Divas of Dance Moms!

This week, Broadway.com vlogger Rachelle Rak finds herself travelling all over the northeast. After opening Flashdance’s Grand Rapids engagement, Rak was flown back to Pittsburgh, where the national tour premiered, to film a guest spot on an episode of Dance Moms. Watch the actress teach the little divas a Fosse-inspired routine, with a cameo from series star Abby ...

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I Love Rak ‘n’ Roll: On the Road with Flashdance's Rachelle Rak, Episode 3: The Definition of 'Cha-Cha-Puus'

I Love Rak ‘n’ Roll: On the Road with Flashdance's Rachelle Rak, Episode 3: The Definition of 'Cha-Cha-Puus'

In week three of I Love Rak ‘N’ Roll, viewers finally get a lesson in Flashdance star Rachelle Rak’s catchphrase, “Cha-Cha-Puus.” The actress gives a lesson in the meaning of her motto, then challenges her castmates to use it properly in a sentence. Also in this week’s episode, the Flashdance cast arrives in Louisville and Rak brings viewers ...

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I Love Rak ‘n’ Roll: On the Road with Flashdance's Rachelle Rak, Episode 2: Meet Rak’s Relatives in the ‘Burgh and Learn the Importance of a ‘Drop Swing’ on the Journey to St. Louis

I Love Rak ‘n’ Roll: On the Road with Flashdance's Rachelle Rak, Episode 2: Meet Rak’s Relatives in the ‘Burgh and Learn the Importance of a ‘Drop Swing’ on the Journey to St. Louis

In the second installment of I Love Rak ‘N’ Roll, Rachelle Rak has a family reunion in Pittsburgh during Flashdance’s first stop on its national tour. After her emotional homecoming, the actress rediscovers the demanding schedule of life on the road in a big musical as the cast journeys to St. Louis. Not to fear; Rak has the perfect ...

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Get a Flashy Video First Look at the National Tour of Flashdance in Motion

Get a Flashy Video First Look at the National Tour of Flashdance in Motion

The 1983 movie Flashdance has been reworked into a new musical, currently zipping across the country in a national tour. Sergio Trujillo directs and choreographs this inspirational story about Alex Owens, a young woman working in a Pittsburgh steel mill by day and as an exotic dancer by night, who dreams of becoming a professional ballet dancer. When Alex (Emily ...

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The National Tour of Flashdance Electrifies Pittsburgh on Opening Night

The National Tour of Flashdance Electrifies Pittsburgh on Opening Night
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It was a homecoming on many levels when the national tour of Flashdance celebrated its opening night at Pittsburgh’s Heinz Hall on January 3. Not only did it mark a return to theatrical roots for Pittsburgh natives Rachelle Rak and Matthew Hydzik, who star as Tess and Nick, respectively; the story itself takes place in Steel City. Based on ...

Get a Soaking Wet First Look at the National Tour of Flashdance

Get a Soaking Wet First Look at the National Tour of Flashdance
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It’s time to live the magic of the '80s all over again as Flashdance makes its way to the stage in a brand new national tour. The musical version of the popular 1983 film premiered in Pittsburgh (where the story is set) on January 3 and is off on a 19-city tour before making its way to Broadway in ...

I Love Rak ‘N’ Roll: On the Road with Flashdance, Episode 1: Rachelle Rak Preps for the Pittsburgh Opening and is Visited by Dance Moms Diva Abby Lee Miller

I Love Rak ‘N’ Roll: On the Road with Flashdance, Episode 1: Rachelle Rak Preps for the Pittsburgh Opening and is Visited by Dance Moms Diva Abby Lee Miller

What a feeling! It’s the premiere episode of I Love Rak ‘N’ Roll: On the Road with Flashdance the Musical! In this debut episode, video blog host Rachelle Rak takes us behind the scenes of the national tour’s opening night in Pittsburgh, the actual setting of the musical. This event is doubly special for our sassy host, because ...

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Flashdance National Tour Star Rachelle Rak to Bring Fans Behind the Scenes with New Broadway.com Video Blog

Flashdance National Tour Star Rachelle Rak to Bring Fans Behind the Scenes with New Broadway.com Video Blog

Broadway hoofer Rachelle Rak is rocking out in the national tour of the new musical Flashdance as Tess, the sassy best friend to aspiring dancer Alex Owens, and audiences are about to get a taste of Rak's life on the road. Broadway.com is teaming up with the actress for an exclusive backstage look at the show with the ...

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Flashdance’s Iconic Chair Dance Moment Comes to Life On Stage

Flashdance’s Iconic Chair Dance Moment Comes to Life On Stage

As the national tour of Flashdance readies to make its official opening in Pittsburgh on January 3, Broadway.com is bringing you a sneak peak at the show. In this Hot Shot, heroin Alex Owens (played by Emily Padgett) performs the famous chair dance move that's now an iconic image from the original 1983 film. There’s even a ...

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