NICOLE KADAR graduated magna cum-laude with a BS in Dance while also studying Early Childhood Education and Business at Skidmore College. Under the direction of Kathleen Isaac, Nicole completed her MA in Dance Education, summa cum-laude, at the Arnhold Graduate Dance Education Program at Hunter College.
She has been on faculty of Saratoga City Ballet, the National Museum of Dance’s School of the Arts, and has been a guest teacher at Waterbury Arts’ Magnet School, Brass City Ballet, Saratoga High School, and the MOVE Dance Troupe. Currently she is on the faculty at Fancy Feet, a local Bronx based dance school, The Ailey School, and is a teaching artist for Ailey’s Arts in Education and Community Programs.
As a dancer Nicole has worked with choreographers Robert Battle, Camille A. Brown, Nicole Corea, Teresa Fellion, Ruben Graciani, Erica Pujic, Jenny Rocha, Tamara Saari, and Melissa Riker, as well as directors Samantha Shay of Hopelandic Theatre Co. and Greg Taubman of Extant Arts Co. Presently she is working as a freelance dancer with the Matthew Westerby Company and Valerie Green/Dance Entropy.