Nicky commenced her dance training at the Rogerson Ballet Academy in Sydney, completing all RAD exams up to Advanced level. She went on to finish her studies at the Western Academy of Performing Arts (WAAPA) under the direction of Lucette Aldous, Alan Alder, Mark Annear, Lenny Westerdyk and Reyes de Lara.
Nicky has had an extensive professional career working as a dancer, singer and actor both in Australia and Asia. She has performed with Darc Swan Dance Company, Come Alive Productions, Disney, Di Heaton Dancers, Wonderland Sydney and Dance Encore Productions including the Musical ”Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs” (role of Snow White).
Nicky has also performed at various Charity Events including performances as “Marilyn Monroe”, Carols in the Domain, ‘MO’ Awards, Opening of Stadium Australia, RSL Club Promotions, Westfield Promotions, Christmas Functions and NRL football events. She has appeared on a number of Television commercials and series including ’ Farscape’ and ’Going Home’ and has performed as a lead vocalist with a number of bands in Sydney.
Nicky has over 20 years teaching experience and has taught at many dance studios both in Australia and America. She gained her RAD Teaching Certificate graduating with High Distinction. Nicky’s previous students have gone on to achieve success in many fields of the Performing Arts Industry both in Australia and overseas.
Nicky is thrilled to be the new Director of The Edge and will continue to maintain the standards of excellence in the Classical and Performing Arts streams.