"Lovely performance" New York Times ~ "Spaulding is compelling" -Talkin' Broadway



    Critically acclaimed, award-winning actress, director, dramaturg, teacher, and coach, Rachel has shared the stage and screen with such luminaries as Hal Linden, Ben Vereen, Roddy McDowall, Roger Daltrey, Jennifer Tilly, Joe Viterelli, Charlotte D'Amboise and more; and has been directed by such legends as Mike Ockrent, Susan Stroman, Graciela Daniele, Woody Allen, and more.

    As an actress, she is at home in both drama and comedy. SEE RAVE REVIEWS ON "PRESS" next page! NYC-based, she is now available worldwide having survived the K-12 years of both her children.

    You know Rachel, she is that woman who has faced more than her share of life's pain and challenges, yet still maintains a wry sense of humor while nursing her own unusual brew of strength, elegance, and quirkiness. Think Sigourney Weaver meets Harriet Harris - both of whom she's been compared to.

    Rachel easily plays the:

  • Fierce Mother Lion you won’t want to cross

  • Type A Boss covertly battling her own imperfections

  • Saucy Matriarch, who just might have a pharmacy in her nightstand drawer 

NEWS - Recent | Happening Now | Upcoming

  • Recently shot a play reading for a streaming project created jointly by Rattlestick Playwrights Theater and Greenwich House.

  • Recently played Cornelia Scott in Tennessee Williams' SOMETHING UNSPOKEN in virtual theater rep Weekend Play Readings.           

  • Recently shot a Guest Star in an episode of the series EVIL LIES HERE for Discovery Plus Channel.

  • Recently played Esther (a disenchanted Brooklyn housewife of the 1960s past her prime, with a crude snarky mouth and artistic ambition) in a reading of the first three episodes of a new web series in the making called WALLS AND BALLS, by Ken Klein and Irwin Hahn.

  • Recently played Clarissa Dalloway in CLARISSA BUYS THE FLOWERS, a new play adaption of Virginia Woolf's "Mrs. Dalloway", by Kate Schwartz with Readings With Friends Co.

  • Recent Zoom play readings with Parrish & Co:

             Elizabeth Proctor in THE CRUCIBLE

             Edith Frank in THE DIARY OF ANNE FRANK

             Aaronow in GLENGARRY GLEN ROSS

  • Currently studying with Kurt Koehler

  • Recently completed Manuel Puro's The Actor's Habit - SELF TAPING WORKSHOP

Walls and Balls Reading - Zoom pic (1st)

Love me some ZOOM!

Work-shopping play and

web series scripts during Covid!