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dancer

Nikki Marie Castro, American Dancer. Avocations: gardening, cooking, reading, book collecting, films. F C. Recipient New York Dance and Performance award Dance Theater Workshop, 1993; Dance scholar California State University, 1982-1983, American Dance Festival, 1981. Activist Pro-Choice rallies, New York City and Washington, 1988-1990. Member New York Women's Dance Group (organizer).

Background

Castro, Nikki Marie was born on July 11, 1961 in Fresno, California, United States. Daughter of Patrick Arthur and Clara Melvina (Colcleaser) Castro.

Education

Bachelor in Dance, California State University, Long Beach, 1983.

Career

Dancer, Jeff Slayton & Dancers, Long Beach, 1982-1983; dancer, Bebe Miller/Gotham Dance, Inc., New York City, 1986-1993; dancer, Donna Ochizono, New York City, since 1987; video assistant, camera person, Character Generators, New York City, since 1993. Teacher dance Bates College, Leniston, Massachusetts, 1987-1992. Choreographic coach Juilliard School, New York City, 1994.

Achievements

  • Avocations: gardening, cooking, reading, book collecting, films.

Membership

Activist Pro-Choice rallies, New York City and Washington, 1988-1990. Member New York Women's Dance Group (organizer).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Gardening, cooking, reading, book collecting, films.

Connections

father:
Patrick Arthur Castro

mother:
Clara Melvina (Colcleaser) Castro