Nikole Vallins is an independent producer, career/audition consultant and casting director. Producing projects include; I’M IN starring Rachelle Rak at Le Poisson Rouge, D Watts: Spoken Word Preserves at the Helen Mills Theater, Indomitable: James Brown at Le Poisson Rouge, National Asian Artist’s Project’s Oklahoma!, Steven Jamail’s Concert at Hudson Terrace and the monthly concert series Broadway Rhythm and Booze. As a casting director, she has worked at Binder Casting and at Dave Clemmons Casting on such projects as A Chorus Line, Finian’s Rainbow, White Christmas, The Lion King, Gypsy, the NY City Center Encores! Series and the feature film, Hairspray. She is also a co-creator of The Next Step Audition Workshop in NYC. Nikole is on the Artistic Advisory board of Rosie’s Broadway Kids and is a board member of The Performing Arts Project.
Natalie Malotke is an independent producer, choreographer, director and teaching artist. Currently she teaches Musical Theatre at Broadway Dance Center, Rosie’s Theater Kids and is a resident director/choreographer for Nickelodeon with Norwegian Cruise Lines. Producing projects include; I’M IN starring Rachelle Rak at Le Poisson Rouge, D Watts: Spoken Word Preserves at the Helen Mills Theater, Indomitable: James Brown at Le Poisson Rouge the 2010 Gala for Transport Group and the 2011 Gala for A.R.T./New York and the monthly concert series Broadway Rhythm and Booze. She has worked as a junior talent agent at Clear Talent Group, a casting assistant and booking agent. Natalie has directed and choreographed regionally including work as the SDCF Observer Assistant on The Little Dancer Project at Lincoln Center Theatre with Susan Stroman; associate director and choreographer of the U.S Premiere of Jerry Springer: The Opera at The Bailiwick Rep; and at Wagon Wheel among other credits. She holds a Theatre Arts and French degree from The University of Michigan.
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