Hong Kong Ballet (2014-2015)
Ballet Memphis (2016-2019)
California Ballet (2019-2020)
Nicole Zadra, a native of Irvinton, NY, completed her training at Bolshoi Ballet Academy in Moscow and did earlier training at Manhattan Youth Ballet, Premiere Division, and The Alvin Ailey School. She is a former member of Hong Kong Ballet. Zadra is the recipient of an Alvin Ailey fellowship and was named a Grishko USA Rising Star. Favorite ballets are many of the classics including Don Quixote and Sleeping Beauty, as well as an adaptation of Puccini’s opera Turandot.
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