Nicole Zadra

Nicole Zadra joined Ballet Memphis in 2016 and is from Irvington, N.Y. She completed her training at Bolshoi Ballet Academy in Moscow and did earlier training at Manhattan Youth Ballet (Premiere Division) and The Alvin Ailey School. In 2014, she joined the Hong Kong Ballet where she performed in many of the classics including Don Quixote and Sleeping Beauty, as well as an adaptation of Puccini’s opera Turandot.  She is the recipient of an Alvin Ailey Fellowship and was named a Grishko USA Rising Star.


Cecile and Fred Nowak