Nicholas trained at The Baltimore School for the Arts in his hometown of Baltimore, Maryland and on a full scholarship at The School of American Ballet. He danced with The Pennsylvania Ballet for 4 years and performed in ballets choreographed by George Balanchine, Jerome Robbins, Christopher Wheeldon, Matthew Neenan and Peter Martins. Nicholas has performed in the musical production of Billy Elliot on the 2nd national tour, in the Netherlands and made his Broadway debut with the show. He toured Europe for 2 years performing in a production of West Side Story. This is the first year Nicholas has performed with Company XIV.