"Rachel is meticulous in her preparation and truly cares about her students as  well as the product ... so proud to have  her as an integral part of our theatre  program."     ~ Randy Elman, Artistic Director of Musical Theatre Conservatory

   As an Actress:

      " Under Rachel Black Spaulding's direction ... Captivating, alluring and powerful ... shines a light on human motives and expectations." -  THEATRE SCENE / "... a haunting play that is wonderfully staged ... truly a distinctive piece of theatre." - BROADWAY WORLD / "To care about both characters proportionately is a testament to Merilo, director Rachel Black Spaulding ... Spaulding created a world that was stimulating and captivating ..." - THEATRE IN THE NOW / "A Tour de Force ... Director Rachel Black Spaulding does a masterful job." - WOMAN AROUND TOWN

    “… Hennessy and Spaulding give lovely performances … ” ~ THE NEW YORK TIMES / “… Spaulding commands  the  stage ...” ~THE STAR LEDGER/ “… accomplished actress …” ~ TALKIN BROADWAY / “… fine talent …” ~ NJ FOOTLIGHTS / “As Vita, Spaulding is ‘in full sail on high tide' ...” ~ NEW JERSEY ARTS MAVEN