Introducing... rachel and gabriel newman
Incomparably beautiful, identical twin sisters RACHEL AND GABRIEL NEWMAN are blazing a trail to superstardom as vocalists, dancers, actresses and models. They have been singing since the tender age of seven, appearing in numerous television commercials, stage plays, films as well as doing voiceover spots for radio. Although they are twins and performing duo, they each have their own distinct personality and style, which contribute to their captivating sound, performance style and in their song writing collaborations. Rachel is a sultry alto with Neo-soul influences. She is fun loving, athletic and loves designing clothes and playing the piano in her spare time. Gabriel is a melodic soprano that has soulful overtones with an R&B influence. She is outgoing as well as athletic and loves doing calligraphy and playing the guitar. These beautiful, young women are skilled choreographers and hip-hop dancers. They have studied dance (jazz, ballet, modern and hip hop) at Columbia College with conjunction with Gallery 37 downtown Chicago. They made a cameo appearance in the movie Roll Bounce, starring Bow Wow. Other performance credits include: The Taste of Chicago Music Theatre/Cleopatra (Field Museum 2003) Encore Talent agency/Health Commercial (Pennsylvania 2005) Wal-Mart Commercial (Chicago 2006) The House of Blues (Chicago) The Regal Theatre The Dusable Museum The Chicago Cultural Center Deon Farris (Shared Staged/Wisconsin 2008) The Bud Billiken Parade The Premier, Thornton Township back to school jam Millennium Park Stick N Move Dance Troop ISH Dance Company (from Amsterdam 2006 Harris Theatre Chicago) Flawless Dance troop Gallery 37 dance apprentice Joliet Juvenile Detention Center (Motivational speaking and performance) They recently performed at the 2nd Annual Teen Summit, an enrichment and motivational seminar produced by Patricia Houston, Whitney Houston’s Executive Manager, where they shared the stage with gospel’s own Pastor Donnie McClurkin, Kim Burrell, Cissy Houston and movie producer Debra Chase Martin. In addition to their talent and beauty, Rachel and Gabriel serve as mentors and peer advocate leaders where they have been often called upon to speak at schools and churches promoting education, literacy, positive life skills and teen abstention awareness. They continue to set the standard for young people in their conduct and professional demeanor as entertainers. Their music is a reflection of their spirituality and commitment to make a difference in the industry as well as the lives of their peers. Presently they are in the studio completing their soon to be released CD. Whenever they grace the stage, they brings a touch of class, flavor and High energy. When you see them you might think it’s a mirage, but it’s really indeed, a dynamic duo better known as Namirajj.