This year Rachelle did a sell out run in Edinburgh Fringe Festival of her one woman show S#!t I’m In Love with You Again and was part of Mervin Stutter’s Pick of The Fringe. She also participated in the Women In Comedy Festival in Boston. She is known for her boundless energy, fearlessness & dynamic stage presence. A graduate of Bishop’s University and Vancouver’s Studio 58, Rachelle has been studying and performing comedy for over twenty years. She has written and performed five one woman shows and was recently she was nominated for a JFL Comedy FRANKIE Award at The Montreal St Amboise Fringe Festival. Elie recently moved to Ottawa after living in Toronto for twenty years and is comedienne in residence for the Alterna Savings CrackUp Comedy Festival, in it’s thirteen year the festival has the ultimate goal of de-stigmatizing mental illness.
“Rachelle Elie has incredible energy..” On Stage, Ottawa
“Elie is an exquisite performer…” – SEE Magazine
“Elie is a born performer.”New Ottawa Critics Circle, Ottawa
“a gifted performer and improvisor, but also frighteningly intelligent” Montreal Gazette, Monteal.