Taylor Nichols grew up in Flint Michigan at her local ballet studio where she was a recipient of the Bill Hentgen Merit Scholarship. She has attended summer intensives, on scholarship, at Cincinnati Ballet, American Ballet Theatre New York, and Pacific Northwest Ballet. She began training with Cincinnati Ballet’s Professional Trainee Division during the 2018-2019 Season. Taylor performed as Dark Angel in Balanchine’s Serenade and in the Family Series: Aladdin as Garnet. She has also worked alongside the Main Comany in works by Septime Webre and Devon Carney. Taylor joined THE Second Company for the 2019-2020 season. She performed in company productions such as The Wizard of Oz, The Nutcracker, and Kirk Peterson’s Swan Lake. Taylor is very excited to start her second year as a CB2!