Nicole Besa

Born and raised in Alaska, Nicole passionately began performing in high school as a four year Debate Team state champion, a four year winner in the National Association of Teachers of Singing competition, and as an alumni of the National YoungARTS Foundation. Now based in Chicago and New York, Nicole was recently a winner of the CS Musical Theatre Competition, and this year, winner of the Musician’s Club of Women Farwell Award. 

Nicole has had the pleasure of working with the American Players Theatre, Lyric Opera of Chicago, the Chicago Symphony Orchestra, the Lakeside Singers, BoHo Theatre, Anchorage Opera, the Kathleen Battle Chorus, Jedlicka Performing Arts, Blue Water Kings & Silver Arrow wedding bands, GIA Recording and Music Publications, and others.

Up Next: Catch Nicole as Marianne in Sense & Sensibility at American Players Theatre (anticipated reschedule for summer 2021) and NIMEDA from the film Dreaming Grand Avenue (releases spring/summer 2021)

Location Chicago
Union None
Union 2 None
Height 5'3
Hair Dark Brown
Eyes Dark Brown