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Spring, 2024

COAL will be featured in the Dramatists Guild Fellows' Showcase on March 25th @ Playwrights Horizons [BroadwayWorld]

Nicholas' new musical, PAPER VALLEY will also be developed in the NYFA New Musicals Workshop, March-April. [Yahoo]


Nicholas was a Finalist for the Ed Kleban Prize for Lyric Writing and the 2023 Jonathan Larson Grant for Musical Theatre Writing. 

October 27th,2023

Songs from Nicholas' new musical COAL were featured in the 2023 NAMT Festival Songwriter Showcase at New World Stages.


Nicholas is an Artist-in-Residence at both New York Stage & Film and The BringAbout's Kingston Residency. 

April 26th,2023

Nicholas orchestrated a concert for the White House State Dinner, where President Biden and Dr. Biden hosted South Korean President Yoon Suk-yeol. Lea Salonga, Norm Lewis, and Jessica Vosk performed for the first families and distinguished guests.

March 13th, 2023

BROADWAY BACKWARDS returns to the New Amsterdam theatre and raises $765,069 for Broadway Cares/Equity Fights Aids. Nicholas was the co-Music Director for the concert and Supervising Orchestrator. 


Nicholas was named a finalist for the Fred Ebb Award for Musical Theatre Songwriting.


Nicholas is the Assistant Music Director of ALMOST FAMOUS on Broadway. 


November 21st, 2022

Nicholas is named a 2022-23 Dramatists Guild Foundation Fellow (BroadwayWorld)

March 6th, 2022

Nicholas contributed arrangements and orchestrations to "A Celebration of Lerner & Loewe" on PBS. The televised concert features Broadway stars Jen Colella, Aaron Lazar, Jose Llana and more with the American Pops Orchestra. 

Winter 2021

Nicholas contributes orchestrations to several major concerts, including Kristin Chenoweth's Christmas at the Met, Jessica Vosk's Carnegie Hall debut, and the American Pops New Year's special "United in Song" on PBS. 


August 28th, 2020

CALIFORNIA DREAM, a new single featuring Mean Girls star Kyle Selig, is now available for digital download and streaming, with sales/stream revenue to be donated to Broadway Cares/Equity Fights Aids. 

February 10th, 2020

TEN LONG YEARS has an invited table reading in New York City.


Fall 2019

Nicholas is Associate Music Director for episodes 4 and 7 of the new Disney+ show ENCORE! The Kristin Bell production reunites old friends to recreate their high school plays years later with Broadway creative teams. 


November 8-17th, 2019

Nicholas is orchestrator and Associate Music Director for Kristin Chenoweth's Broadway show, FOR THE GIRLS at the Nederlander Theater. The concert features the Broadway star and a series of special guests, with music direction by Mary-Mitchell Campbell.

Spring 2019

TEN LONG YEARS is a Finalist for the Rhinebeck Writers Retreat and a Semi-Finalist for the Eugene O'Neill Center's National Music Theatre Conference.

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