Nick Covault

Nick Covault Headshot June 2016Nick Covault serves as the Programming & Community Engagement Manager for The Kentucky Center for the Performing Arts in Louisville, KY.  Navigating the various relationships between artists, agents, presenters, and the community, Nick manages artist residencies, audience engagement activities, community initiatives, and special projects to highlight the power of the creative process in our every day lives, both inside and outside of the theater.  He also curates modern/contemporary dance for the Kentucky Center Presents series, and is a member of the 2015-18 cohort for South Arts’ Dance Touring Initiative.  He has been named a Compassion Laureate by Compassionate Louisville, a Fellow for the 2014 New York Congress of the International Society for the Performing Arts, and one of Louisville Business First’s 40 Under 40 Honorees for 2016. As a musician, administrator, and arts enthusiast, his path has led to work with Squallis Puppeteers, Kentucky’s Governor’s School for the Arts, The Kentucky Rural/Urban Exchange, the Kentucky Cultural Organizing Learning Exchange, Actors Theatre of Louisville, and Bourbon Baroque Orchestra.