Originally from Holden, Massachusetts, Nicole received her BFA in dance performance from Adelphi University. At AU, she performed the works of Martha Graham, Orion Duckstein, Takehiro Ueyama, Paul Taylor, and Jiří Kylián. Nicole is currently a company member of Amy Marshall Dance Company, of Bones hollye bynum, and serves as the Rehearsal Director and Company Manager for Eryc Taylor Dance. This is her second season with ETD.
Chris Bell is originally from San Antonio, Texas but lives in NYC. (MFA)Contemporary Dance (BS)Dance (BS)Geology. He dances for dendy/donovan projects, Gaspard&Dancers, Eryc Taylor Dance and teaches for TADA! Youth Theaters and Marquis Studios. He also teaches and presents work as @chrisbelldances at DeSales University, Dixon Place, Triskelion Arts, The Tank, The Luminaria Arts, Queensboro and Ohio Dance Festivals. And, has served as choreographer for Marble Collegiate Church and The American Theater of Harlem. This is his second season dancing with ETD.
Taylor Ennen earned a BFA summa cum laude and an Honors Medallion from Florida State University's School of Dance. She also trained in California with the San Francisco Conservatory of Dance and in Paris, France with the Academié American de Danse de Paris. Ennen has worked closely with the organization Movement Exchange as a dance diplomat to Panama, with the Maggie Allesee National Center for Choreography, and with the Gibney Dance Center Programs Department. She has had the privilege of performing works by Robert Moses, Ohad Naharin, Alex Ketley, Christian Burns, Larry Keigwin, Doug Varone, Gerri Houlihan, and Gwen Welliver, among others. Ennen is also currently working with Vencl Dance and SagaDanceCompany in New York City. This is her first season with ETD.
AJ is a New York-based artist hailing from California’s central coast. He earned is BFA from Virginia Commonwealth University. He has also trained at the Accademia dell’ Arte (Arezzo, IT), American Dance Festival, and B12 Festival.
He has had the privilege of performing the works of Rachel Erdos, Paul Gordon Emerson, Bill T. Jones, Jodi Melnick, Walter Matteini, Joshua L. Peugh, Scott Putman, Robert J. Priore, Thomas Noone, and Shen Wei Dance Arts, among others.
Also a current member of Company|E, which works in partnership with the U.S. Department of State, AJ serves as an artistic diplomat for cultural exchange. His travels with Company|E have brought him to Israel, Algeria, Cuba, Uruguay, and the Middle East. AJ is excited to be returning for his second season Eryc Taylor Dance.
Alex Tenreiro Theis is a dancer, singer and choreographer from Colorado. She earned her BFA from NYU’s Tisch School of the Arts. She has performed works in New York, Massachusetts, Utah, Colorado and Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia by Pamela Pietro, Gregory Dolbashian, Netta Yerushalmy, and Erica Randall among others. Alex is also a member of Yoshito Sakuraba | Abarukas and Angie Moon Dance Theatre. This is her first season with ETD.