"Nina is one of the most talented dance performers I have seen in our program in the past decade. Possessed of a clear sense of line and dynamic phrasing, her work is musically and dramatically riveting. Nina is certainly an impact performing artist."

    Jim Coleman - former Chair, Five College Dance Department

"Nina continues her impressive work as an outspoken advocate of dance and the arts… She is a dynamic member of the department who honors collaboration and conversation about the greater role of the arts in education and in life."

Chip Lamb - Arts Chair, Pomfret School


"The studio couldn't be more excited to have her. Her creativity and exciting choreography are a true asset to our programming."

    Zoé Henrot - Artistic Director, Saint Paul Ballet

"Nina has impacted our lives in an enormous manner... her own personal talents are enormous, her teaching skills outstanding, and her inspiration life-changing.”

Allison Murray - parent Pomfret School ‘20


"Nina supported me with such care and trust that I will always remember her as my most supportive dance instructor. I wish I had more time to learn from her, both in the studio and outside of it."

Jake Lans - Pomfret School '12

"Nina's incredible clarity of count, rhythm and unique movement quality shine throughout her work. Her rehearsal process is seamless and always fun!"

    Mariam Dingillian - Mount Holyoke College ’14


"Nina is extraordinary to work with- a professional with endless vision. With very little prep, I was amazed at the choreography she put together, transforming even the most amateur of dancers into first-rate performers. She is incredibly kind and a pleasure to work with."

    Grant Singer - Director/Filmmaker