Raquel was born in Barcelona and trained as a classical dancer at the Institut del Teatre de Barcelona, did her postgraduate degree at IT Dansa and moved to Switzerland where she has danced both in theaters and in independent companies for 10 years. Some of them Stadttheater St.Gallen with Philipp Egli, Joshua Monten company in Bern and Öff Öff production. Where she has traveled the most as a dancer and performer, she has been at Cie. Linga in Lausanne where she has taken her to perform all over the world. In Barcelona she has worked with Lanonima Imperial and in Valencia with Titoyaya de Gustavo Ramirez. She got started in Yoga thanks to her Yoga teacher at St.Gallen, Alex and she took her first training in India, Kaivalyadhama. She later trained as a Jivamukti Yoga 300h teacher in Munich with Yogeswari and Patrick Broome and she continued her training with Olga Oskorbina at Jivamukti Yoga Barcelona. She is currently training as a Pre and Post Natal teacher with Juliette Allard of Yoga with Grace She has always been interested as a teacher and has already started teaching classes in Switzerland and Barcelona, both to children and adults. She has created several dance pieces for groups of adolescents for the Ritmes school in Badalona, where she has also worked as a contemporary dance and ballet teacher. She is currently the co-founder and artistic director together with her partner Carl Staaf of Casa del Moviment, a space of dance, health and yoga for all ages in Barcelona, where he shares all his knowledge with the students and continues to learn from them at the same time. Raquel teaches Jivamukti Yoga practices for children and adults, classical and contemporary dance. She is currently also creating a performance with Antonella Sampieri (LE FINAL) she has a lot of empathy towards people and likes to know about their lives, listen and share. For this reason, for years her passion has been to create art inside and outside the studio both on a performative and human level. Because she believes that art is in every corner and moment, in every person without sometimes the need for a stage or audience. She is part of the group of artist-teachers trained at the Casa del Moviment developing pedagogical and social projects, focused on a holistic, intercultural and intergenerational approach, in the local environment.