Nicholas trained as an actor at GSMD and is a bookwriter, lyricist and director. He currently works at GSA as Musical Theatre Tutor and is developing the Actor/Musician BA Course there. Credits as Director include Sweeney Todd, West Side Story, Carousel, First Lady Suite, The Rink, Maggie May, Angels in America – Part One, Godspell and Means of Escape. As writer work includes Coastliners, The Gathering Storm, City Girls, The House in the Country and Pro Patria. Recent work includes Fagin for YMT’s Summer Season and The Setting Sun, both with Paul Kessell Holland.