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

May 23rd,2022

BROADWAY BACKWARDS returns to the New Amsterdam theatre and raises $758,682 for Broadway Cares/Equity Fights Aids. Nicholas served as Supervising Orchestrator, Associate Music Director and a conductor for the show.

March 6th,2022

 "A Celebration of Lerner & Loewe" airs on PBS, with arrangements and orchestrations by Connors. 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. 

Summer 2021 

Nicholas returns to live theatre, playing keys for SPAMALOT at Ogunquit Playhouse, starring Charles Shaughnessy.


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.

Winter, 2019

Kyle Selig and Reneé Rapp recorded a new rendition of "Baby It's Cold Outside" for the annual Broadway Cares Equity Fights Aids "Carols for a Cure" CD, with an arrangement and music direction by Connors. Nicholas also provides arrangements and orchestrations for The Ars Nova tribute to Jeff Richmond, featuring Tina Fey, Jonathan Groff, Audra McDonald and more. (Video)


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.

April 29th, 2019

Nicholas is co-orchestrator for "Project Broadway: A Love Letter to Judy Garland" at Symphony Space, featuring Kate Baldwin, Julia Murney, Carolee Carmello and more, with music direction by Fred Lassen.

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.

March 11th, 2019

Nicholas was Associate Music Director for Broadway Cares/Equity Fights Aids BROADWAY BACKWARDS. He also orchestrated the opening number, "Where You Are" (feat. Andrew Rannells & Gavin Creel) and "Big Spender"

Fall 2018 and Ongoing

Alongside Music Director Mary-Mitchell Campbell, Nicholas co-orchestrated two songs for Kristin Chenoweth's symphony concert series, to be performed around the country and internationally.

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