Raquel Nicole Jetè is a Teaching Artist at Destiny Arts Center where she teaches Theater and Hip Hop Dance. Originally from Oakland, CA, she is going into her second year at Destiny Arts and couldn’t be happier!
Raquel believes that is imperative for our youth to be exposed to as much culture and diversity as possible for the enrichment of their lives. That is why she incorporates music and dance from all over the world into her curriculum to diversify the perspectives of students who may not be exposed to much outside of their local communities.
Raquel has an extensive Musical Theater repertoire including: AIDA (Aida), RAGTIME (Sarah), SISTER ACT (Deloris Van Cartier) and much more.
She has also performed all over the world including Greece, Spain, Italy, France, Russia and the Caribbean as a singing entertainer. She has graced the stages of APOLLO Theater in Harlem as well as The Metropolitan Room – New York, where she headlined her own concert. Her debut EP is scheduled to be released Summer of 2019!
Raquel is a graduate of AMDA College and Conservatory of the Performing Arts with a Bachelors of Fine Arts in Musical Theater. She has trained in New York and Los Angeles and has been teaching at-risk youth Performing Arts classes since 2008.