Choreographer, Dancer, Teacher

los angeles, CA
United States


Nolan Padilla is one of the top dancers and instructors in the Industry. Sharing the stage and screen with some of todays top artists; Taylor Swift, Katy Perry, Christina Aguilera, Ricky Martin and Neyo, he has also appeared in films such as, Cirque Du Soliel’s “Worlds Away” and multiple movies in the “Step Up” Franchise. Currently Working as Asst. Choreographer for Selena Gomez’s “Revival” Tour 2016. For the past decade Nolan has been on Faculty at one of the top dance studios in Hollywood, Ca. The Edge Performing Arts Center and continues to have one of the most popular Hip-Hop classes at The Edge. He has worked with the Los Angeles Dance Force Convention and currently works with Dance Excellence. He has traveled the world teaching master classes and workshops to massive groups and also offers private instruction as well. Unbelievably charismatic, Nolan exudes an air of simplicity in an extremely complicated industry. His teaching style is all inclusive; high energy, fundamental basics, challenging choreography and musicality, as well as having a passionate, witty, and fun approach to sharing industry knowledge for the aspiring professional dancer.




Film & Television Col 1 Film & Television Col 2 Film & Television Col 3
Super Bowl Halftime Ft. Katy PerryDancerNick & R.J.
The Voice - Christina AguileraDancerJeri Slaughter
Macy's Stars of DanceDancerNick & R.J.
Kids Choice Awards - Katy PerryDancerLaurieann Gibson
Oprah - Christina AguileraDancerJeri Slaughter
American Music Awards - Miley CyrusDancerJamal Sims
Television Col 1 Television Col 2 Television Col 3
Ellen DegeneresN.B.C.Dancer
J-Lo’s DancelifeMTVDancer
Shake It UpRoseroDancer
Making of the Super Bowl "Katy PerryNick & R.J.Dancer
Queen Latifah "American IdolBrian FriedmanDancer
Film Col 1 Film Col 2 Film Col 3
Taylor Swift 1989 World Tour LiveDancer/Dance Capt/asst. ChoreographerJonas Akerlund
Step Up 5Associate Choreo/DancerJamal Sims
Cirque Du Soleil's "Worlds Away"DancerJames Cameron
Step Up RevolutionDancerJamal Sims
Indiana Jones #4Stunt ManSteven Spielberg
Music Videos Col 1 Music Videos Col 2 Music Videos Col 3
Christina Aguilera“Candy Man”DancerJeri Slaughter
“Jump In” Jordan PruittDancerShane Sparks
“King Of Hearts”DancerHi-Hat
Katy Perry "Dark Horse"DancerNick & R.J.
Christina Aguilera "Not Myself TonightDancerJeri Slaughter
Choreography Col 1 Choreography Col 2 Choreography Col 3
Taylor Swift 1989 World tourasst. Choreographer/Dancer/Dance CaptChris Scott/Tyce Diorio
Selena Gomez Revival World Tourasst. ChoreographerMelissa Garcia/Chris Scott
Nick Jonas VMAS 2015asst. ChoreographerMelissa Garcia
Selena Gomez "Same Old Love" Ellenasst. ChoreographerMelissa Garcia
Step Up 5Associate ChoreographerJamal Sims
Other Col 1 Other Col 2 Other Col 3
Taylor Swift "1989" TourDancer/asst. ChoreographerChris Scott/Tyce Diorio
Miley Cyrus "WonderWorld Tour"DancerJamal
Vanessa Hudgens "Identified Tour"DancerJeri Slaughter
Opening ActDancerJ.C. Chavez
American Idols Live ‘03Dancer19Management
G.E.V.A. AwardsDancerAlluzion
Girl Scouts of AmericaDancerAlluzion
Weekend of ElectronicaDancer93.3 KTCL
Motion UndergroundDancerKenny Jeminez
Cleo Parker & RobinsonDancerLarry Southall
Jennifer LopezDancerRich & Tone
Asia NightsDancerKristin Denehy
Sandra ColtonDancerBrian Friedman
U.S.C. Dance ShowcaseDancerTrisha Miranda
Cine Space FundraiserDancerBen Klienmen