Nicole Wolcott is a choreographer, teacher and performance artist based in New York City. She has performed with dance companies, rock bands and video artists around the country for eighteen years.
In 2003 Nicole co-founded KEIGWIN + COMPANY with her friend Larry Keigwin and was the Associate Artistic Director and a featured dancer until 2013. Nicole enjoys assisting Larry on a variety of projects both within and outside of the company’s framework. Most recently she assisted him on the Broadway production of If/Then starring Idina Menzel.
Nicole's own choreography has been performed in New York City at a range of venues from The Joyce Theater to CBGB’s and around the country at Summerdance Santa Barbara, Bates Dance Festival, Provincetown Dance Festival, the American Dance Festival and the Kennedy Center. In addition to dancing with KEIGWIN + COMPANY, other highlights of her career include performing at the Metropolitan Opera House under the direction of Mark Dendy, worked with site-specific choreographer Noemie Lafrance; was a featured dancer in Doug Elkins's original Fraulein Maria; danced with The James Kelly Choreography Project in Chicago; appeared in music videos and concerts with FischerSpooner; and is a featured dancer in Across the Universe, an Oscar nominated film by director Julie Taymor.
Nicole enjoys teaching at private studios and universities in New York City as well as traveling the country as a guest artist. Look for her new evening length work to premiere in the fall of 2014 (www.NicoleWolcott.com).