Our vision is that young people will create the ballet of the future.

Matt Nicholson

Matt trained at Millennium Performing Arts and Bird College.  He was a finalist for the New Adventures Choreographer Award.


Recent choreographic work include:  Souls of the Underworld (HLD Entertainment, Crete), Associate Choreographer to Liam Steel The Wizard of Oz (Birmingham Repertory Theatre) The British Theatre Academy’s production of Spring Awakening (Stockwell Theatre, London) Zodiac and Euphorika (Cre8, Doreen Bird Foundation Theatre) Another Night’s Dream with National Youth Ballet (The Crescent Theatre, Birmingham, Sadler’s Wells, London).

Other credits as choreographer include concept show Illuminate for TUI Sentsatori Hotels around the globe.  Romeo & Juliet Workshop, New Adventures.  The International Festival of Quilts (Birmingham NEC).  The Graham Webb Hair Show.  DK Production’s Dick Whittington (Compass Theatre, Ickenham).

Matt teaches and choreographs for Bird College; devising new work for the third year Cre8 projects, Move it (Excel, London) and their Summer shows (The Orchard Theatre, Dartford).  Other choreography work includes Central School of Speech & Drama and Laine Theatre Arts.  Matt is part of the jazz faculty at Runway House.

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Matt Nicholson
Choreographer, Developing Artists Opportunity Beyond Ballet