November 30, 2020
Michigan Thespian Festival
Nick will be adjudicating for the Musical Theatre Performance Category of the Michigan Thespian Festival. This is Nick’s fourth year participating with the festival, which brings together thousands of high school thespians together for a weekend of immersive theatre, workshops, and individual events. Learn more about the Michigan Educational Theatre Association at https://www.michiganthespians.org/
March 24-27, 2021
European Association for Music in Schools
Nick will be presenting a workshop at the European Association for Music in Schools "Music is What People Do" Regional Conference.
More information is coming soon!
March 19-20, 2021
Nick will be presenting a workshop at THEMposium entitled “Singing for Our Soul." This workshop, geared for LGBTQIA+ youth from ages 13-18, while address positive coping through vocal music.
Learn more about THEM Youth Ensemble at https://themyouth.org/#
April 16-17, 2021
College Music Society Great Lakes Regional Conference
Nick will be presenting a workshop at the College Music Society’s Great Lakes Regional Conference entitled “Welcome Home: Empowering our Youth Through Emotional Awareness.” This workshop will address a music educators role in cultivating a trauma-sensitive classroom, strategies for creating trust within an ensemble, and generating resilience within our music classrooms. Topics will include trauma-sensitive instruction, shame, shame resilience, vulnerability, trust, and emotional awareness. Learn more about the conference at https://www.music.org/index.php?option=com_eventbooking&view=event&id=116&Itemid=2355