NICHOLAS SCISCIONE (Assistant to the Artistic Director) was born and raised in Elizabeth, New Jersey. He graduated magna cum laude with a BFA in Dance from Mason Gross School of the Arts at Rutgers University. Sciscione has worked with Joshua Beamish, Kyle Marshall Choreography, and 10 Hairy Legs. He is a grateful student of Susan Klein and the Klein Technique. Sciscione joined Stephen Petronio Company in 2011 and has been the Assistant to the Artistic Director since 2016. He was a “2017 NY Bessie Awards Nominated” performer.