Company

Nicholas Shikkis

Nicholas was born in Cyprus, where he began training in Latin American and Ballroom dance at the age of 3. He became the National Champion of Cyprus in Latin American Dance at 17, representing Cyprus in various international competitions. He trained at the Rambert School of Ballet and Contemporary Dance in London, graduating in 2016. He performed in La Traviata at the Royal Opera House and danced with Rambert in A Linha Curva by Itzik Gallili and The Creation by Mark Baldwin at Sadler’s Wells. Nicholas has also worked with Davide Bombana (for DanceCyprus Company), Antonia Franceschi, Kerry Nicholls and Fotis Nicolaou. He most recently took part in the West End Premiere and Asia tour of INALA Live: A Zulu Ballet, choreographed by Mark Baldwin OBE. Nicholas has been dancing with the company since 2016, and he has just completed his MA with distinction in Contemporary Dance from the London Contemporary Dance School.