Nicky studied at the UdK Berlin under Adam Benzwi, he won the german Bundeswettbewerb Gesang in Musical Theatre, since then performed in various lead roles e.g. Raoul and later The Phantom in Andrew Loyd Webbers "The Phantom of the Opera" in Hamburg, Rum Tum Tugger in "Cats", Link Larkin in "Hairspray", Sky Masterson in "Guys and Dolls", Atos in "The Three Musketeers" etc.. From 2017-2019 he moved to Japan for 2 years to work as lead singer for "Big Band Beat" and was also a guest Tutor at Tokyo University in 2019. Since 2016 he is also composer and Vocalist for various Rock/Metal projects, currently releasing his own Prog. Metal Opera "Drac Attack!".