“We ar born to be real, not to be perfect”
Spending the next few weeks praticing variations at Gibney Studios in NYC for the ballet audition season 2016

My Year in Hong Kong: Work, New Flat & Friends, Questionable Racism and more..

Sorry for the delay in posting. I have been so busy rehearsing for a show that I am performing in this month in NYC. I will tell you more about the show in my next post so for now let me get back to the HK story… My mom had now left to go back… Continue reading My Year in Hong Kong: Work, New Flat & Friends, Questionable Racism and more..

My year in Hong Kong: The Move

In July 2014 I moved to Hong Kong to start my career as a professional ballet artist with the Hong Kong Ballet. It was a great achievement for me. I was so proud of myself for not giving up on ballet and honored to be part of a ballet company. My mom and I traveled… Continue reading My year in Hong Kong: The Move

New Beginnings

Last summer I made the choice to shut my blog down. I had successfully completed my traineeship at the Moscow State Academy of Choreography, Bolshoi Ballet Academy and I was moving abroad to begin working in Hong Kong. I wanted to focus on the transition. I regret that decision now as I realize blogs are… Continue reading New Beginnings

Grishko USA Rising Star May/June 2013

It was a honor to be selected as a Grishko USA Rising Star! Thank you Grishko! Grishko Rising Star Nicole Zadra Nicole Zadra’s story shows what can be accomplished through a combination of perseverance, determination and creative problem-solving. Nicole,18, was accepted last summer into the Bolshoi Ballet Academy summer intensive, on a merit scholarship. Expecting… Continue reading Grishko USA Rising Star May/June 2013

Exams at the Bolshoi Ballet Academy and My Future Plans!

Hello everyone! I am sorry for the delay in blogging. My last few months at the Academy flew by. I was auditioning for work while preparing for final exams. This past April I took all my exams (acting, classical ballet, duet, and character) and passed them all πŸ™‚ I am now a Bolshoi Ballet Academy… Continue reading Exams at the Bolshoi Ballet Academy and My Future Plans!