(Middletown, NJ) trained under Nancy Turano of New Jersey Dance Theater Ensemble, Nicholas Mishoe from the Academy of Dance Arts, and Donielle Janora from Allegro Dance Academy.  While on a four year scholarship, she received her B.F.A. in dance from George Mason University. At GMU Ms. Stucko performed soloist and ensemble roles in works by Lar Lubovitch, Doug Varone, Christopher d’Amboise, Susan Shields, Roger C. Jeffrey, and Nick Pupillo. She performed in Lar Lubovitch’s closing show at the Joyce Theater during his 50th anniversary season as “pink girl” in A Brahms Symphony in April 2018. Ms. Stucko also performed with Doug Varone and Dancers in November at GMU’s Center for the Arts. She has attended American Dance Festival, the Gibney Dance Company Intensive, Pre-Movement Invention Project, Peridance BLUEPRINT, Paul Taylor, Complexions, and BOUNCE!  Throughout attending these programs she has shown work created by Lucinda Childs, Nancy Turano, Sidra Bell, Gregory Dolbashian, KIDD Pivot, Jana Hicks, Iquail Shaheed Johnson, Lisa Harvie, and Debbie Rosche.  Ms. Stucko has also served as a mentor and facilitator for the Pre-Movement Invention Project, led by Alexandra Wells for three summers. Her extensive studies in Kinesiology and training to be a certified yoga instructor are other passions that have informed her dancing. Ms. Stucko is very excited to be joining Nimbus2 for her first season.