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Current Company Members:
Nikki Manx, Artistic Director & Choreographer
Nicole Bruno, Dancer
Jenna Familletti, Dancer
Alyson Monaco, Dancer/Media Manager
Lauren Beirne, Guest Artist/Costume Designer
(Artistic Director & Choreographer)
Nikki Manx is a choreographer, performer, and dance educator. She obtained her BFA in dance at Mason Gross School of the Arts. Nicole is the Artistic Director and Choreographer of Nikki Manx Dance Project. Her choreography has been presented throughout NY and NJ at Abrons Arts Center (NYC), Green Space Studio (Long Island City, Queens), La Belle Époque and Silk City Arts Festival (Paterson, NJ), Loree Theater and Alfa Art Gallery (New Brunswick, NJ), The Two River Theater (Red Bank, NJ), The Gershwin Hotel (NYC), Arts Youniversity (Hamilton, NJ), HATCH (NYC), and three seasons of "Your Move" at Art House Productions (Jersey City, NJ). Nicole has presented her work at The Grounds for Sculpture through The Outlet Dance Project in 2006 and 2009. She has also presented two evening length dance performances at The George Frey Center in Fair Lawn, NJ. Her most recent evening length, "Call to Action," showcased dances that explored social issues, such as homelessness, big business, bullying, animal rights, and commercialism.
Nicole has performed the work of Kelly Donovan, Erin Pride, Cleo Mack, Randy James, and Alie Vidich. Nicole has also danced for Stage Stars in several performances of Rocky Horror Picture Show, "Back to the 80s" (Count Bassie Theater, Red Bank, NJ), and "Beatles Bash VII" (State Theatre, New Brunswick, NJ.)
Nicole teaches all ages and forms of dance throughout private and public schools in New Jersey. Nicole also directs Heartbeat Dancer's Revolution, a student flash mob group that reflects on social issues.