Nicol has been teaching and choreographing for the past 16 years in both Canada and Japan. She is thrilled to be a part of the Studio West family.
Nicol is also a professional performer, and spent five years with Disney Cruise Lines. She has been on stage with many theatre companies, including Theatre Under the Stars, Carousel Theatre, Royal City Musical Theatre, and Gateway Theatre in Vancouver. Her TUTS credits include Annie Get Your Gun, Annie, Hairspray! and this year's production of Mary Poppins. Nicol has also worked on set with Walt Disney Entertainment, 20th Century Fox, NBC and CBS.
Nicol's onstage highlights include: Cat in the Hat (Carousel Theatre for Young People) Hairspray, Annie Get Your Gun & Annie (TUTS), A Chorus Line, West Side Story, 42nd Street, Peter Pan (RCMT) Joseph, Cabaret, Jesus Christ Superstar (URP), Night of the Living Dead (DRSP), the opening ceremonies of the Vancouver Olympic Games in 2010, Disney Dreams, Mickey’s Pirates, and The Golden Mickeys (Disney Cruise Line).
Her choreographic highlights include: Mary Poppins (Theatre Under the Stars) Beauty and the Beast, Crazy for You (VCC) Beauty and the Beast (STA), The Lion King, Seussical, Mulan, High School Musical (LA), Willy Wonka, Aladdin (DBA). Assistant choreographer: Company (United Players).