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 Lihna 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. Nicholas joined the Richard Alston Dance Company as an apprentice in 2016. This is his first season as a full member of the company.